We are thrilled to announce our 2016-2017 season! Join us for three dazzling productions based on classic stories that the whole family will love
- Akeelah and the Bee
- Billy Elliot the Musical
- Charlotte’s Web
As an added bonus for subscribing early, you will receive a special gift: free tickets for new friends! This free ticket voucher is good at any performance during the 2016-2017 season and is perfect for surprise guests, visiting family, or gifts to introduce new families to the wonders of Wheelock Family Theatre.
Get to Know Our 2016-2017 Season
Akeelah is an independent, 11-year-old girl with a razor-sharp mind and an aptitude for spelling. Her courage and tenacity inspire the people of her neighborhood and might just take her all the way from a Chicago housing development to the national spelling bee. Recommended for ages 6+
The inspirational story of a young boy's struggle against the odds to make his dream come true, set in a northern English mining town. Follow Billy as he stumbles out of the boxing ring and into a ballet class, where he discovers a passion for dance that inspires his family and community...and changes his life forever. Recommended for ages 8+
Charlotte the extraordinary spider works a miracle with her web to save Wilbur the irresistible young pig-a tale of friendship and loyalty, based on the best-selling children's paperback of all time by beloved author E.B. White.Recommended for all ages.