Express Children’s Theatre's Hilltop Festival for Children
The Express Children’s Theatre's Hilltop Festival for Children will feature the following performances:
- July 23: Rhyme and Reason: A Celebration of Black History - This show incorporates performance poetry, music and movement to celebrate important people and events in Black History from Ancient Africa to modern day Houston.
- July 24: Ali Baba and the 40 Thieves - Adapted from the story found in the Arabian classic, One Thousand And One Nights, this original Hip Hop musical is about a boy who learns about consequences the hard way when he decides to steal from thieves.
- July 25: Let’s Make a Play Today! - Taking suggestions from kids in the audience, the Express Improv Players will create a spontaneous 45 minute children’s play, complete with costumes, props and spur-of-the-moment songs! Designed to help children experience the power of collaboration and creativity.
- July 26: Santa’s Little Helper - A toe-tapping musical about a courageous girl who teams up with Santa to undo the Winter Witch’s spell over Christmas.