Box Office: (401) 921-6800 / Fax: (401) 921-8262
              Administration: (401) 921-1777
         1245 Jefferson Blvd Warwick, RI 02886

      

STUDENT MATINEES

OCEAN STATE THEATRE COMPANY offers special student matinee performances of all of our season shows, including in-house produced Family Fun Fest titles.  Student matinee tickets are offered at a discounted rate and include:
·         Pre-performance study guides available for all participants.  Study guides are built using R.I.D.E. standards.
·         Post-show question and answer sessions with the cast, crew and any available artistic personnel. 
To book your school contact Jason Loete, Director of Educational Programming at
(401) 921-1777 x118, or email jason.loete@ostcri.org
or download the registration form here!

   
 

MIDDLE AND HIGH SCHOOL:
Approximately 2 and a half hours including intermission
Little Women: The Musical
                Wednesday, March 8 – 9:30 a.m. curtain
                Friday, March 10 – 9:30 a.m. curtain
                Friday, March 17 – 9:30 a.m. curtain
Inherit the Wind
                Friday, April 7 – 9:30 a.m. curtain
                Thursday, April 13 – 9:30 a.m. curtain
 
PLEASE CONTACT JASON IF THE ABOVE DATES AND/OR TIMES DON'T WORK FOR YOUR SCHOOL GROUP. Additional dates and times may be available upon request. 
 
Also available by request:
Billy Elliot: The Musical*
                Friday, October 14 – 9:30 a.m. curtain
Doubt: A Parable*
                Wednesday, November 9 – 9:30 a.m. curtain
White Christmas
                 Please contact us for available dates
Born Yesterday*
                Friday, February 3 – 9:30 a.m. curtain
Victor/Victoria
                Friday, May 12 – 9:30 a.m. curtain
 
*Shows are typically deemed appropriate for the grades listed above.  Please contact us with specific concerns regarding questionable content.
 

FAMILY FUN FEST Titles
         

GRADES K, 1, and 2: approximately 1 hour long
Me, Myself and Three
                Friday, January 13 – 9:30 a.m. curtain

GRADES 3, 4 and 5: approximately 1 hour long
Polkadots: The Cool Kids Musical
                Friday, October 7 – 9:30 a.m. curtain
A Charlie Brown Christmas
                Monday, December 12 – 9:30 a.m. curtain
Thunder and Potatoes
                Friday, April 8 – 9:30 a.m. curtain

 
Ticket prices vary per show.  Musical productions are $18, plays are $12, and Family Fun Fest titles are $8. Please ask for more specific pricing detail. 
 
DOWNLOAD THE REGISTRATION FORM HERE!
 
Some financial assistance and ticket underwriting is available. Contact Jason Loete, Director of Education Programming, for information.
 
(401) 921-1777 x118, or email jason.loete@ostcri.org
 

NEED A RIDE?
The Rhode Island State Council on the Arts' Big Yellow School Bus Grant provides up to $400 to Rhode Island schools and pre-schools. The grant helps underwrite the costs of field trips to attend arts events such as live music, dance or theatre performances, exhibits at art museums, etc., as well as the cost of coverage for classroom teachers involved in the field trip. There must be an arts component to the trip.  Visit the RISCA website for more information or to apply.  
 
http://www.arts.ri.gov/bus/bus-guidelines.pdf