Family Festivals

The Family Festival Series is designed for parents and their children ages 4 - 12 years and features live performances, dances, and musical events free of charge. Programs are held one Saturday a month at 11:00 a.m., usually in the James & Betty Hall Theatre. Reduce your stress and get the kids out of the house for a cultural or social program that they will surely enjoy.

Jan. 24 – Kit’s Interactive Theatre –
“Mother Nature”

Cancelled due to the weather

Feb. 21 – TRANSART – Back-A-Yard Theatre
“Back-a-yard” presents performing works rooted in the folklore traditions of the African Diaspora. Through stories, folk songs, dub poetry and raving “riddims,” Back-a-yard creates a sense of community weaving stories, music and dance the convey to audiences of all ages the vibrancy of African, African American and Caribbean culture.

Apr. 4 – Easter Egg Hunt
Our annual Easter Egg Hunt starts in the Greenspan Cafeteria with entertainment.  The Easter Bunny then leads the children on a search for goodies hidden around campus. Ages 2 – 10 welcome.  In case of rain, the hunt will be held inside.  ADVANCE REGISTRATION REQUIRED.  ENTERTAINMENT STARTS AT 10:30 A.M. AND THE HUNT STARTS AT 11:15 A.M.  OPEN TO CHILDREN OF STUDENTS AND DCC STAFF ONLY.

Apr. 25 – Jim West Puppet Productions – “DINOSAURS!”
Fossil, the Dinosaur detective, mixes fun and facts in this colossal show inspired by everyone's favorite prehistoric creatures. Mozart, Beethoven, Mahler, Stravinsky and Prokofiev provide the rich musical score.