Emily Brown and the Thing
Something is keeping Emily Brown awake
Tall Stories Theatre Company returns with its latest adventure: Emily Brown and the Thing. Emily Brown leaps from the pages of Cressida Cowell’s beloved children’s series to help a new friend with a big problem.
Emily and her old grey rabbit, Stanley, hear the Thing crying outside their window — no matter what he tries, the Thing just can’t sleep. So, Emily and Stanly set off on a magical and musical adventure to find out what is keeping the Thing awake.
Tall Stories brings great stories to life for audiences of all ages. Tall Stories and Alaska Junior Theater worked together in the past, bringing up “The Gruffalo’s Child” in 2015 and “The Gruffalo” in 2013.
Emily Brown and the Thing is presented by Alaska Junior Theater.
Runs approximately 1 hours without intermission.
BABIES — Ticket required for all ages.
CHILDREN — Recommended for ages 5 and older.
For this family event, a higher level of audience noise will be permitted. Disruptive patrons of any age will be expected to exit the show.
An ASL Interpreter will sign this event on Friday, April 26 at 7:30 pm. Select seats labeled " I " to purchase seats with a view of the interpreter. For more information, contact CenterTix at 263-ARTS).
Pre-show pajama party in the voth begins at 6:30 PM.
Alaska Center for the Performing Arts
621 W 6th Ave, Anchorage
If you already have tickets and are concerned that your current seats may not fulfill your needs, please complete this special seating request form.
As of now, this event will not be interpreted. An ASL Interpreter can be arranged for the performance on Saturday, December 15 at 7:30 pm. Please contact CenterTix by noon on Wednesday, November 21 to request this service.
All levels of the theatres in the Center have wheelchair-and scooter-accessible locations where patrons can remain in their wheelchairs/scooters or transfer to portable theater seats. Select seats labeled "W" to purchase these seats.
Scooters cannot be placed in the aisles due to the Center's evacuation plan. Patrons are welcome to transfer to a Center transport wheelchair in the lobby to gain access to permanent seat locations. Devices will be stored in the lobbies.
Assistive Listening Devices - Sound from the stage is broadcast directly to you by our in-house listening system (Listen Technologies LR-52000-072). This system has a standard 3.5mm output jack, so you can use your own headset or one of our stereo headsets. A limited number of T-coil compatible loop lanyards are also available. Listening devices are kept at the House Manager's station in the lobby prior to and during performances. This service is free of charge, however a deposit or ID is required.
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621 West 6th Avenue, Anchorage, Alaska 99501.
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