Theater

Welcome to the LICM Theater!

Whether itís your first trip to the LICM Theater or your 70th, you can count on enjoying professional performances that are world class and artistically rich. You can choose to come to only a performance or include a theater experience in your visit to the Museum. Through our interactive theater programming, just like in the Museum, you will learn about yourself, your family, your community and your world in a fun, engaging way.

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"Happy as Clams, The Musical" Visitor Packet

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Featuring …

Catskill Puppets presents "Sister Rain and
Brother Sun"

LICM Theater

Saturday November 22 at 11:30 a.m. and 2 p.m.

"Sister Rain and Brother Sun" is a musical nature-tale featuring lots of audience participation and Brother Sun, a huge, talking sun face. The story is acted out by large, animated rod puppets with finely chiseled features and colroful sets of costumes. Some of the plyers are Mother Nature, a grizzled old wise-woman covered with vines, Farmer McGreedy, a crafty old hillbilly, Little Bear and the beautiful, glistening Sister Rain! When Sister Rain becomes jealous of Brother Sun and stops watering the Earth, Mother Nature and the audience must join forces to save the day. This show includes plenty of lively original music, humor, mystery, drama and magical special effects.

Ages: 3 and up. Fee: $5 with museum admission ($4 LICM members), $10 theater only.

 

Performances

November December
LICM Theater

Dennis Yerry presents "Giving Thanks through Stories, Songs and Dance"
November 15
November 16
at 11:30 a.m.
and 2 p.m.
Ages: 3 and up.
Fee: $5 with museum admission ($4 LICM members), $10 theater only.


LICM Theater

Catskill Puppets presents "Sister Rain and Brother Sun"
November 22
at 11:30 a.m.
and 2 p.m.
Ages: 3 and up.
Fee: $5 with museum admission ($4 LICM members), $10 theater only.


LICM Theater

Brady Rymer and the Little Band That Could present "Just Say Hi!"
November 29
at 11:30 a.m.
and 2 p.m.
Ages: 3 and up.
Fee: $5 with museum admission ($4 LICM members), $10 theater only.

LICM Theater

Songs by Lena presents "Happy as Clams, The Musical"
Dec. 2–Dec. 5
  at 10:30 a.m.
  and noon
Dec. 6–7
  at 11:30 a.m.
  and 2 p.m.
Dec. 9–12 at noon
Dec. 14
  at 11:30 a.m.
  and 2 p.m.
Ages: 3 and up.
Fee: $8 with museum admission ($6 LICM members), $12 theater only.


LICM Theater

Puppetkabob presents
"The Snowflake Man"

Dec. 30
at 11:30 a.m.
and 2 p.m.
Ages: 3 and up.
Fee: $5 with museum admission ($4 LICM members), $10 theater only.


LICM Theater

Circus Renaldo presents "The Dishwasher's Circus
Dec. 21–23
at 11:30 a.m.
and 2 p.m.
Ages: 3 and up.
Fee: $5 with museum admission ($4 LICM members), $10 theater only.


LICM Theater

The Stacey Peasley Band presents "Lucky Day"
Dec. 27
at 11:30 a.m.
and 2 p.m.
Ages: 3 and up.
Fee: $5 with museum admission ($4 LICM members), $10 theater only.


LICM Theater

Perry Ground
Dec. 28–29
at 11:30 a.m.
and 2 p.m.
Ages: 3 and up.
Fee: $5 with museum admission ($4 LICM members), $10 theater only.

 

Support and Funding


There are several ways to support the LICM Theater:

  • Fund a performance, either a whole weekendís worth of programming, or a series.
  • Donate equipment, supplies and services to help us maintain and upgrade the Theater.
  • Contribute an item on our wish list.
 

Theater Tips

Performances include music, theater, dance, puppetry, circus arts, cultural exploration and interactive educational experiences.
LICM Theater Information (pdf)
FAQs (pdf)

 

Contact

We would love to speak with you about how you can help! Contact us at (516) 224-5845 or email jpackard@licm.org.

 

Accessibility

The LICM Theater is fully accessible. Our stage is accessible by wheelchair so that all visitors are able to participate in interactive performance experiences. An accessible restroom is located right next to the theater.

 

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