Produced by Theatreworks USA
Dragons Love Tacos
Thursday, October 19th, 2017
The Florida Theatre, 10:00 AM ONLY
128 E Forsyth St, Jacksonville, FL 32202
Friday, October 20th, 2017
Florida School for the Deaf and the Blind, 10:20 & 12:00
Five short stories with a variety of themes, including:
-Dragons Love Tacos by Adam Rubin Dragons love all sorts of tacos—except spicy ones! When a boy throws his new dragon friends a spicy salsa taco party, red-hot trouble ensues.
-Interrupting Chicken by David Ezra Stein It’s bedtime for the little red chicken. Papa is going to read her a story, but the chicken can’t help interrupting. Will the chicken ever get to sleep?
-The Dot by Peter H. Reynolds A story about the creative spirit in all of us. Vashti can’t draw, but when her teacher says “Just make a mark and see where it takes you.” Vashti discovers she is an artist, after all.
-Mercy Watson Goes for a Ride by Kate DiCamillo. Mercy, a porcine wonder, and Mr. Watson go for a ride every Saturday in Mr. Watson’s automobile. But one Saturday, guess who winds up behind the wheel?
-Cowgirl Kate and Cocoa School Days by Erica Silverman. Yee Haw! Cowgirl Kate and her loyal horse Cocoa are the perfect pair. They do everything together, until school is in session—and horses are not allowed!
Approximate running time: 50 Min.
Grades PK-5 Themes: Theatre, Communication and Language Arts, Literature-Based, Music, Relationships & Family.
Standards: LAFS.K.RL.1.3, TH.K.S.1.2, LAFS.1.RL.1.3, TH.1.S.1.2, LAFS.2.RL.1.3, LAFS.2.RL.1.1, TH.2.S.1.2, LAFS.3.RL.1.3, TH.3.S.1.2, LAFS.4.RL.1.2, TH.4.S.1.2, LAFS.5.RL.1.2, TH.5.S.1.2
Admission: $8.50 per person.