Cultural Arts Series Returns


Culturalart_101415AThe Mineola District Council of PTAs and the Mineola Public Schools will present the 2015-16 Children’s Cultural Arts Series, held in the Mineola High School Theatre at 10 Armstrong Rd. in Garden City Park. These annual family shows are open to the community and entertain audiences of all ages.

The first performance will be Shrek The Musical by Plaza Theatrical Productions on Sunday, Nov. 1, at 2 p.m. Get ready for ogre-sized fun as the greatest fairy tale never told comes to life in this musical adaptation of the hit movie Shrek.

The second show, The Snowball Effect by Sadecky’s Puppets, will be held on Saturday, Dec. 5, at 2 p.m. In honor of the holiday season, two friends decide to do a small act of kindness for a neighbor… little do they know it will snowball into something much bigger for their quiet little town.

The final program, Pirate School, will be Saturday, Jan. 9, 2016, at 2 p.m. “ARRRRR” you ready to learn to be a pirate? Set sail with this madcap, swashbuckling comedy show. Come dressed in your best pirate garb.

Tickets are $5 per child per show or subscribe to all three shows for only $12. Adults and children under three are admitted free. Tickets can be purchased at the door or reserved in advance.

Submit your ticket requests with payment and name/phone number no later than Oct 28 to: District Council Cultural Arts, c/o Debbie Tobar, 12 Croyden Rd., Mineola, NY 11501. Please make checks payable to “District Council Cultural Arts.” Tickets will be held at the door and available 30 minutes before performances.

Adults must remain with their children during all programs. For more information, contact Debbie Tobar at 646-270-1598 or


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