Experience the Best Children's Theater in Los Angeles!
There’s nothing quite like experiencing the sights, sounds and story of a live theater production. But it’s not exactly a family friendly activity. How can you expect your kids to sit still and quietly watch a play or musical for hours at a time?
Creating Arts, a Santa Monica based theater, offers a great solution to getting your little ones excited about plays and musicals. They provide shows specially designed for kids! Creating Arts offers shows that accommodate young minds with their shortened length and interaction opportunities.
Accolades for “Creating Arts”
If Creating Arts sounds interesting don’t take our word for it, here are what some happy viewers have to say about it!
“5/5 stars, a talented cast and creative show that is fun for the whole family!” – LA Parent Magazine
“One of the best children’s musical theater troupes in Los Angeles!” – LA times
“I think me and my husband had more fun than the kids! We’ll definitely be back for more productions!” – Coleron Family (kids ages 5, 8 and 12)
Specialty Shows Categories
From toddlers to 7 year olds, all ranges of children can expect to be entertained by one of Creating Arts several specialty show categories.
For Toddlers (5 and younger) – Twinkle Theater
Twinkle theater productions are perfect for infants and toddlers. These 30 minute shows don’t feature any scary villains or intimidating costumes.
For Kids (3 and older) – Mini Musical
The mini musical is the Creating Arts signature production. For 1 hour your child will boo the villain, cheer for the hero, and sing along with catchy musical numbers.
Ford Kids (3 and older) – Pint Size Play
Another engaging experience for kids, the pint size play offers the same interaction opportunity as the mini musical but it’s a regular play rather than a musical event.
Family Show (Kids 7 and Older) – Jr. Broadway
Jr. Broadway shows are 1 hour and 30 minutes and offer a great intermediate step between more juvenile productions and full fledged stage productions.
Now Showing ….
Upcoming Shows for the rest of February and March include 3 productions:
Princesses Friendship Celebration
PFC is an original show and limited event. In honor of Valentine’s Day, the show will feature singing and dancing about love, caring and sharing! Each attendee will also receive a special Valentine note from the princesses, the show dates are February 15th at 11am and 1pm.
Alice in Wonderland , in the round
February 7th through March 8th come see Alice in Wonderland In the Round a mini musical. It features an immersive 360 degree setting that really sets it apart. Shows are Saturdays and Sunday from 3pm to 4pm.
Fantastic Mr. Fox
Three farmers try to catch an elusive garden destroying fox in this fun adaptation. February 21st through March 22nd Saturdays and Sundays from 1pm to 2pm. A “pint size play” this show is suitable for kids 3 and older.
Creating Arts offers much more than just performances though, check their website for information on classes, camps and parties!
Date: Through February and March
Location: 3110 Pennsylvania Ave, Santa Monica, 90404 United States
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