Shows to See with Kids in Rockland in March

Shows to See with Kids in Rockland in March

From kid-friendly performances to exciting shows for the whole family, here are the events you won't want to miss this month in and around Rockland County.

Children's Shakespeare Theatre's 'Merchant of Venice'
WHEN: Mar. 2 - 10, Friday-Saturday, 7pm
WHERE: The Bell-Ans Arts Center, 103 S. Greenbush Road, Orangeburg, NY
AGES: 5 and older
WHAT: The overarching themes are difficult to tackle and many directors shy away from the play as a result. Performed in modern costume and live music.
WANT TO GO? $15; $12 seniors; $10 children. 845-920-6573.

Sensory Friendly Kidz Cabaret Series: Gizmo Guys
WHEN: Saturday, Mar. 3, 1pm and 3pm
WHERE: Bergen Performing Arts Center - Drapkin Cabaret & Lounge, 30 N. Van Brunt St., Englewood, NJ
WHAT: Performing as the Gizmo Guys, Allan Jacobs and Barrett Felker have amazed and amused audiences around the world with their juggling act. Sensory-friendly performances will have softer sound levels and the room’s lights on at a lower level. Patrons are free to stand, move around, and talk during the performance.
WANT TO GO? $19. 201-227-1030.

The Magic of Adam Trent
WHEN: Saturday, Mar. 3, 8pm
WHERE: Bergen Performing Arts Center, 30 N. Van Brunt St., Englewood , NJ
WHAT: Direct from Broadway, Adam Trent, the breakout star of the world’s best-selling magic show The Illusionists, brings his signature brand of magic and illusion in this extravaganza of magic, comedy, and music for the entire family.
WANT TO GO? $29-$59. 201-227-1030.

Dean Friedman - Music Sessions @ RoCA
WHEN: Saturday, Mar. 10, 7:30 - 9:30pm
WHERE: Rockland Center for the Arts, 27 S. Greenbush Rd., West Nyack, NY
AGES: Adult
WHAT: Join Freidman for an evening of powerful, poignant, hilarious songs about the ordinary and extraordinary lives we share. Purchase tickets at the door for $15 or call to reserve tickets.
WANT TO GO? $15. 845-358-0877.

Doktor Kaboom!
WHEN: Sunday, Mar. 11, 11am and 1:30pm
WHERE: Emelin Theatre, 153 Library Lane, Mamaroneck, NY
AGES: 5-12
WHAT: Join Doktor Kaboom! for a sidesplitting journey of increasingly spectacular (and often successful) science experiments designed to involve, excite, educate, and entertain. He will explore the fundamentals of electrical energy as well as the history of unlocking its powerful potential.
WANT TO GO? $15. 914-698-0098.

Sing Along with 'The Muppet Movie'
WHEN: Sunday, Mar. 11, 2pm
WHERE: Mayo Performing Arts Center, 100 South St., Morristown, NJ
WHAT: A family-friendly, interactive experience in which you can renew your rainbow connection with the classic Jim Henson film. The Sing Along crew brings elements of the film to life for the audience via puppetry and more, while children and adults are urged to participate in a variety of fun ways for Muppet fans old and new.
WANT TO GO? $20-$30. 973-539-8008.

'DINO Light'
WHEN: Sunday, Mar. 25, 11am and 1:30pm
WHERE: Emelin Theatre, 153 Library Lane, Mamaroneck, NY
AGES: 5-12
WHAT: This glow-in-the-dark adventure is visually amazing and has been praised for its cutting edge blend of puppetry, technology and dance by audiences all over the world. In this original storyline, a famous scientist with magic powers brings a friendly dinosaur to life. When the dinosaur wanders away from home, he discovers a wonderful world full of creatures that light up the darkness and help him find the true meaning of love.
WANT TO GO? $15. 914-698-0098.

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