Sponsored by Market Street


Enjoy a professional children's theater show at home!

Packages include: 

  • Access to a recorded children's theater show you can stream at home

  • A brand-new copy of the book that inspired the show

  • A $25 Market Street gift card - use for a ready-made meal or snacks to share while enjoying the show

  • A bag of authentic Paramount Theatre popcorn delivered to your door*

  • Written instructions for show-related crafts, games, and activities

  • Fun video extras - meet the cast, author or director, learn a song or dance (varies by show)

  • One or two surprises!

*Within Abilene city limits

Virtual Shows are produced by ArtsPower National Touring Theatre


per package

Anne of Green Gables

Matthew and Marilla need a boy to help around their Prince Edward Island farm. They are not expecting Anne, a vivacious orphan with a wild imagination and a joyful zeal for life.


Recommended for ages 8 and up.

From the Mixed-Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler

Based on E.L. Konigsburg's Newbery Medal-winning classic, follows Claudia Kincaid and her brother Jamie up the stone steps of the Metropolitan Museum of Art and right into the middle of an adventure sure to captivate audiences of all ages!


Recommended for ages 8 and up.

Chicken Dance

Hens Marge and Lola enter the barnyard talent contest to win tickets to the Elvis Poultry concert! First, though, they must out-perform the talented ducks, led by Mac, the barn bully. Will they triumph or be all shook up?

Chicken Dance has won many awards, including the National Parenting Publications Gold Award, ABC Best Books for Children and Chicago Public Library's Best of the Best.

Recommended for ages Pre-K and up.



Monday-Friday: Hours vary

Please call or email first.

Tickets can be purchased online.

Children's Performing Arts Series


A program of the Abilene Cultural Affairs Council

T&P Depot in downtown Abilene

1101 N. 1st St., Abilene, TX 79601

Tel: 325-677-1161

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