School Show: The Magic Tree House

The Magic Tree House

A Hip-Hop Musical

by Showtime with Shakespeare

Grades K-5

Jack and Annie learn the show must go on when the Magic Tree House whisks them back to Elizabethan England where daring sibling duo​ meet​s​ William Shakespeare himself. Don’t miss this hip-hop musical based on the #1 bestselling chapter book series of all time, adapted from Stage Fright on a Summer Night.

Common Core Content Standards Easily Applied in Your Classroom

  • 1.RL.9: Compare and contrast the adventures and experiences of characters in stories.
  • 3.RL.9: Compare and contrast the themes, settings, and plots of stories written by the same author about the same or similar characters (e.g., in books from a series).
  • 5.RI.3: Explain the relationships or interactions between two or more individuals, events, ideas, or concepts in a historical, scientific, or technical text based on specific information in the text.

Lesson Plan Idea

Students explore Shakespeare’s contribution to the English language and literature by searching for words and sayings created by the Bard which are still in use today.

Art Talks: Free Guided Tours of the Sculpture Garden

Extend your field trip by touring our Sculpture Garden with a specially trained docent! Our current exhibition, Harmonies: Kati Casida, Catherine Daley, and Jann Nunn, features three highly acclaimed Bay Area sculptors. Join us with a group of up to 100 people for a walking tour through these unique works. Tours begin 15 minutes after school shows and last approximately 20 minutes. Advanced registration is required. Sign up using the application available online, or email Chrystie Prokopakis for more information.


  • Find materials for every show, policies, and more resources here.
  • To contact us, email Chrystie Prokopakis, School & Family Coordinator, or call 707.800.7504.

Event Information

Tuesday, March 26, 2019
9:30 am & 11:30 am
60 minutes

11:30 am performance may be added!

Use the Online Order Application to request either performance.

Set the Stage

Prepare your students for their trip to the theater with these free resource materials.

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