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Shows to See with Kids in Rockland in October

Shows to See with Kids in Rockland in October

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.

Sesame Street Live! Make Your Magic
WHEN: Oct. 4 - 6, See website for schedule
WHERE: New Jersey Performing Arts Center, 1 Center St., Newark, NJ
AGES: All
WHAT: When magician extraordinaire Justin visits Sesame Street to put on a magic show for the entire neighborhood, Elmo wants to be part of the big event. He teams up with Abby and Justin and together they embark on an amazing journey during which Elmo discovers “the power of yet” — the lesson that with perseverance and practice, nothing can stand between you and your dreams!
WANT TO GO? $26-$131. 800-466-5722. njpac.org.

'Romeo and Juliet'
WHEN: Oct. 16 - Nov. 17, times vary
WHERE: The Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey, 36 Madison Ave., Madison, NJ
AGES: 5 and older
WHAT: See the world's most famous love story come to life on stage.
WANT TO GO? $29 and up. 973-408-5600. shakespearenj.org.

American Revolution Demonstration FREE
WHEN: Saturday, Oct. 19, 11am-4pm
WHERE: Stony Point Battlefied State Historic Site, 44 Battlefield Rd., Stony Point, New York
AGES: All
WHAT: Join the 2nd New York as they demonstrate how an American unit in the first year of the American Revolution would march, drill, charge bayonets, and fire in unison.
WANT TO GO? 845-786-2521. https://parks.ny.gov/historic-sites/8/details.aspx.

An Afternoon With Edgar Allen Poe FREE
WHEN: Sunday, Oct. 20, 2pm
WHERE: New City Library, 220 North Main Street, New City, NY
AGES: 9 and older
WHAT: See Edgar Allen Poe's works read and performed by The Nyack Village Theatre.
WANT TO GO? 845-634-4997. http://newcitylibrary.org/.

'Something Wicked This Way Comes'
WHEN: Monday, Oct. 28, 7:30pm
WHERE: The Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey, 36 Madison Ave., Madison, NJ
AGES: 9 and older
WHAT: This annual offering kicks off Halloween week and features company members and guest artists in an eerily entertaining staged event!
WANT TO GO? $35. 973-408-5600. shakespearenj.org.

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