From Our Sponsor: Incorporate Theater into Your Family’s Schedule all Season Long

Experience the joy and wonder of the arts with your entire family this season in a way that is easy and affordable for you. Join us at the theater! 

The Citizens Bank Children’s Theater Series presents award-winning, professional theater for young audiences ages 3 and up. The 48th season features five exciting live shows from the U.S., Australia, and Canada. With silly jokes, favorite storybook characters, jaw-dropping acrobatics, whimsical creatures and more, kids and grown-ups alike will enjoy this season full of fun for the entire family! 

Easily incorporate theater into your family’s schedule with performances Downtown and around the region. There are also 2 exclusive opportunities to experience the Cultural District with your family with performances of Carnival of the Animals and The Rainbow Fish at the Byham Theater!

Mark your calendar:

Trash Test Dummies – November 12-19, 2017

Skippyjon Jones Snow What – January 7-14, 2018

Carnival of the Animals – February 23-24, 2018

*Byham Theater Exclusive! 

Dragons Love Tacos and Other Stories – April 10-16, 2018

The Rainbow Fish – May 17-20, 2018

*Byham Theater Exclusive as part of the 2018 EQT Children’s Theater Festival!


Have an older child or looking for more adventurous theater for your family? Look no further than the EQT Bridge Theater Series! With toilet paper juggling, a 13-story treehouse with a bowling alley, flying cats, and self-making beds, an epic story of a magical legend told through breathtaking shadow puppets, and an interactive tale of a young king, this series will amaze, excite, and leave you wondering. 

EQT Bridge Theater Series performances take place in Pittsburgh’s Cultural District at the August Wilson Center and Trust Arts Education Center. Experience three performances throughout the year and the final performance at the EQT Children’s Theater Festival in May.

Mark your calendar:

Water on Mars – December 15-16, 2017

The 13-Story Treehouse – January 27-28, 2018

Feathers of Fire: A Persian Epic – March 2-3, 2018

The Young King – May 17-20

*Part of the 2018 EQT Children’s Theater Festival!

We can’t wait to see you and your family at the theater this season! Get season tickets to either (or both!) series to guarantee your place at all of the exciting shows this season or mix and match your family’s theater experience with a Flex subscription. Single tickets are also on sale now if you want to choose your favorite. Subscriptions start as low as $36, and single tickets start as low as $10.50.