‌2018-2019 Leach Theatre School Outreach Program

 The Leach Theatre School Outreach Program provides educational opportunities and cultural enrichment to area youth.  These performances are available to public schools, private schools, and home schools.  Advance reservations are recommended, as these performances often fill quickly.

2018-19 School Outreach booking form

2018-19 Bus Funding Form



MOMIX: Opus Cactus

Thursday, October 4, 2018 - 10:00 am 

Recommended for: grades 7-12 

Known internationally for presenting work of exceptional inventiveness and physical beauty, MOMIX is a company of dancer-illusionists under the direction of Moses Pendleton.   “Opus Cactus” takes audiences on a visual and sensory journey through the natural wonders of the American Southwestern desert, with Pendleton’s signature illusionistic style creating dynamic images of cactuses, slithering lizards, and fire dancers.  The combination of pure physicality mixed with artistic beauty has made “Opus Cactus” an audience favorite.   (Ticket cost: $5 per student)


Danny Carmo's Mathematical Mysteries
Presented by Cahoots, NI

Thursday, October 25, 2018 - 10:00 am and 1:00 pm

**NOTE:  The 10:00 am performance of Danny Carmo is SOLD OUT**
Seats are still available in the 1:00 pm show.

Recommended for:  grades 3-6

Prepare to be amazed, dazzled, and bewildered by Cahoots NI’s mind-blowing production “Danny Carmo’s Mathematical Mysteries”–a spectacular show where Maths, Theatre and Digital Technology collide to create a fun and interactive performance, proving that understanding math can be fun!

Meet Danny Carmo -- all he ever wanted to be was a famous magician!  But when he knuckled down to learn all the tricks of the trade he realized that Math was not only essential… it was the SECRET to a whole load of magic!!!‌  (Ticket cost: $5 per student)

Diary of a Worm, a Spider, and a Fly
Book, music & lyrics by Joan Cushing
Adapted from the Diary of a Worm series by Doreen Cronin and Harry Bliss

Wednesday, Nov. 7th -10:00 am and 1:00 pm
Thursday, Nov. 8th -10:00 am

**NOTE:  All three performances are SOLD OUT**

 Recommended for: grades K-2

The coolest ever rock-n-roll romp in a bug's world, capturing all the droll humor and whimsy of the wildly popular books!  Insects rule in the diaries of unlikely best friends: Worm, Spider and Fly. Worm eats his homework, Fly believes she has superpowers, and Spider can't wait to grow up and molt. Promoting eco-consciousness, earth science, and tolerance of others, DIARY OF A WORM, A SPIDER, & A FLY is a joyful, hip musical exploration of the world outside. You might just find that a bug's life is not all that different from your own!  (Ticket cost: $5 per student)


Financial assistance for the Leach Theatre 2018 School Outreach programs is provided by the Missouri Arts Council, a state agency.


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