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Wed, 10/24/2018

Alice Tumbles into Wonderland for a Rock & Roll Adventure, Nov. 17

A Glittering Treat for the Holidays

Vivian Auslander, 510-524-2941, vivian@vivianauslander.com

Bay Area Children’s Theatre (BACT) invites families to tumble into Wonderland with Alice to meet all of Lewis Carroll’s irresistible characters in a lively rock...

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Tue, 10/23/2018

The Very Hungry Caterpillar Brings Friends to the Bay Area for the Holidays

Giant puppets set the mood

Vivian Auslander, 510-524-2941, vivian@vivianauslander.com
Families looking for a holiday treat can feast their eyes on The Very Hungry Caterpillar Christmas Show, presented by Bay Area Children’s Theatre (...

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Wed, 10/10/2018

For babies as well as toddlers, BACT is presenting Good Night, Gorilla, its latest Theatre for the Very Young (TVY) production—an interactive, music-filled, multisensory theatrical experience during which children aged six months to three years can freely explore their surroundings and participate in the story being told onstage.

Based on author Peggy Rathmann’s popular bedtime...

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Mon, 09/24/2018

Contact: Vivian Auslander, 510-524-2941, vivian@vivianauslander.com

Two original shows created by Bay Area Children’s Theatre (BACT) have been nominated for top honors by Theatre Bay Area, the regional service organization that holds an annual awards ceremony honoring the best work in the Bay Area.

Beautiful Oops!, an...

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Thu, 09/20/2018

Vivian Auslander, 510-524-2941, vivian@vivianauslander.com

Shhh. . . the zoo is closed for the night, and it's time for the animals to go to bed. But, look! That mischievous gorilla has stolen the zookeeper’s keys and is letting all the animals out of their enclosures!

Bay Area Children’s Theatre (BACT) presents Good Night,...

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Wed, 09/19/2018

Vivian Auslander, 510-524-2941, vivian@vivianauslander.com

High spirits and high jinks prevailed at the world premiere bilingual production of The Cat in the Hat—El Gato Ensombrerado , which opened Saturday at the Berkeley Theatre Center of Bay Area Children’s Theatre (BACT).

The Cat in the Hat—El Gato Ensombrerado...

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Tue, 09/18/2018

Contact: Vivian Auslander, 510/524-2941, vivian@vivianauslander.com

For Release September 18:

In 2015, Bay Area Children’s Theatre was awarded a grant from Disney to bring the Disney Musicals in Schools program to the Bay Area. The program is an initiative developed by Disney Theatrical Productions to create sustainable theater...

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Mon, 08/27/2018

Contact: Vivian Auslander, 510-524-2941, vivian@vivianauslander.com

Bay Area Children’s Theatre (BACT) presents the first-ever bilingual stage version of Dr. Seuss’ beloved tale, The Cat in the Hat—El Gato Ensombrerado, Saturday, September 15, through Sunday, November 4, at BACT’s Berkeley Theatre Center, 2055 Center Street,...

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Mon, 08/06/2018

“Pete the Cat” Opens in San Francisco August 25

Contact: Vivian Auslander, 510-524-2941, vivian@vivianauslander.com

Families looking for a creative way to cap off the summer will find it at a bouncing musical version of “Pete the Cat,” presented by Bay Area Children’s Theatre (BACT) in San Francisco, beginning Saturday,...

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Mon, 07/23/2018

“Pete the Cat” Opens in Sunnyvale August 11

Contact:  Vivian Auslander, 510-524-2941,

Bay Area Children’s Theatre (BACT) brings a rollicking musical version of “Pete the Cat,” to Sunnyvale for two weekends, starting Saturday, August 11.

Inspired by the popular Pete the Cat books...

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