FREE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL TOUR
Plan-B is the only professional theatre company in Utah creating new work specifically for elementary students each season.
The Free Elementary School Tour launched with Sergei Prokofiev’s PETER AND THE WOLF (a co-production with Gina Bachauer International Piano Festival, grades K-3, 2013), a well-known title selected to pave the way for a series of world premieres by Utah playwrights: DIFFERENT=AMAZING by Matthew Ivan Bennett (grades 4-6, 2014); RUFF! by Jenifer Nii (grades K-3, 2015); THE EDIBLE COMPLEX by Melissa Leilani Larson (grades 4-6, 2016), RIVER.SWAMP.CAVE.MOUNTAIN. by Elaine Jarvik (grades K-3, 2017), ZOMBIE THOUGHTS by Jennifer A. Kokai and her 11-year-old son Oliver Kokai-Means (grades K-6, 2018). Upcoming: FLORA MEETS A BEE by Morag Shepherd (grades K-3, 2019), PRESENTING: SUPER CAT & REPTILE ROBOT IN THE TREMENDOUS TICKLE TROUBLE by Rachel Bublitz (grades 4-6, 2020), THE LOOKING GLASS by Debora Threedy (grades K-3, 2021).
The Tour serves 8,000 (primarily Title I) students at 46 schools in 12 counties free of charge.
Read more on the Plan-B Blog.