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Fitton Family Fridays

Series Sponsor: In loving memory of Vaden Fitton from his family
Series Catering Sponsor: Two Women in a Kitchen
Series Reception Sponsor: G&J Pepsi Cola Bottlers, Inc.

Fitton Family Fridays are live theatre performances specifically for families and children of all ages. Enjoy everything from plays by children’s theater groups to ballet and opera companies, as well as interactive concerts and national comedy acts. A free reception of kid-friendly drinks and appetizers is served in the Carruthers Signature Ballroom prior to each show starting at 6:30pm.

Pricing:
Member Seats $5 (all ages)
Non-Member $7 (all ages)

 

The Cat in the Hat- Children’s Theatre of Cincinnati

Everyone’s favorite mischievous cat comes to life in this theatrical adaptation of the Dr. Seuss classic. From the moment his tall, red-and-white-striped hat appears around the door, The Cat in the Hat proves to be the funniest, most mischievous cat that Sally and her brother have ever met. With the trickiest of tricks and the craziest of ideas, he is certainly loads of fun. He turns a rainy afternoon into an amazing adventure! But what will mom find when she gets home...?


09/22/2017 Friday 07:30 PM

Fitton Family Theater

Price: $5.00 member | $7.00 non-member

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The Legend of Sleepy Hollow- Lexington Children’s Theatre

In a drowsy, dreary hollow where time stands still, new schoolmaster Ichabod Crane is losing his head over the lovely Katrina. Unfortunately, local brute Brom Bones is vying for her affections as well. But as night draws in and the stars sink deeper into the sky, Ichabod realizes there may be even worse things in Sleepy Hollow lurking just over the bridge. With Halloween quickly approaching, it’s time to get spooked out of your seat with this timeless and haunting tale, live on stage.


10/06/2017 Friday 07:30 PM

Fitton Family Theater

Price: $5.00 member | $7.00 non-member

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Trip Jones and the Case of the Missing Music -RokOKCincy Opera

Join Trip Jones for a ‘choose-your-own-adventure opera’ as he tries to solve the mystery of the Diva's missing music before the curtain goes up! This action-packed, interactive story takes audiences behind the scenes to learn what it takes to put on a grand opera. This original production will feature live singers and some of your favorite pieces of music!


11/10/2017 Friday 07:30 PM

Fitton Family Theater

Price: $5.00 member | $7.00 non-member

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Celebrate the Season!

Come explore the history and festivities surrounding our favorite time of the year. Whether you celebrate Christmas, Hanukkah, Kwanzaa or a different holiday during the season, you will gain a newfound respect for the traditions that bind this magical season together through the song and dance of our fantastic performers!


12/01/2017 Friday 07:30 PM

Fitton Family Theater

Price: $5.00 member | $7.00 non-member

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Poof Daddy Comedy Magic Show

Dr. T-Rex returns to the Fitton Center in a new and unique magic show format as Poof Daddy, teaching kids the 3 Magic Words that make their school a safe and bully-free zone: Kindness! Character! Cooperation! With amazing acts of astonishment, over-sized puppets, and audience interaction, Poof Daddy offers an unforgettable, anything-can-happen show!


01/19/2018 Friday 07:30 PM

Fitton Family Theater

Price: $5.00 member | $7.00 non-member

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Carnival of the Animals- Cincinnati Ballet

The Cincinnati Ballet performs at the Fitton Center for the very first time with a new production of Carnival of the Animals! With a sumptuous score, this humorous and enchanting production includes the Royal March of the Lion, Kangaroos, and The Swan, all performed by some of the area’s most talented young dancers.


02/16/2018 Friday 07:30 PM

Fitton Family Theater

Price: $5.00 member | $7.00 non-member

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Pirate School!

Welcome to Pirate School! A madcap one-man family show that allows kids to live out their dreams of the Golden Age of piracy. This variety show is led by the bumbling professor Billy Bones, who lives to teach youngsters the finer points of mischief. Kids become good pirates with zany lessons on how to stand, talk, and laugh like “salty-dogs.” Cannons boom, skulls talk, cutlasses drop, critters cavort and everyone, young and old, takes part in a grandiose sea-battle for their final exam.


03/02/2018 Friday 07:30 PM

Fitton Family Theater

Price: $5.00 member | $7.00 non-member

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Why Mosquitoes Buzz- Lexington Children’s Theatre

Dramatized by Jeremy Kisling, this play is based on the African folktale that begins with Nwanko and his wife out gathering palm nuts to use for their evening meal. The nuts they find are high in a tree, and Nwanko must climb the tree to try to reach them. Along comes Mosquito. When Nwanko shoos Mosquito away, the events set off a chain reaction of panic in the forest. In this African story, learn what happens when Mosquito’s loud mouth causes a great jungle catastrophe!


04/20/2018 Friday 07:30 PM

Fitton Family Theater

Price: $5.00 member | $7.00 non-member

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