Express Children’s Theatre's Hilltop Festival for Children

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Express Theatre’s Hilltop Festival for Children 2018
Photo courtesy of Miller Outdoor Theatre

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.

Event Details


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Miller Outdoor Theatre
6000 Hermann Park Dr.
Houston, TX 77030


Ticket Info

Admission is free.