Each summer, The Cape Playhouse brings you classic tales, zany humor, beloved stories, and lively music.

Discover the magic and wonder of live theatre designed especially for children at one of the most historic
theatre venues in the country. 
Appropriate for pre-school aged children and older.

Friday, July 6

Magic and Beyond

This one-man illusion show features unique, theatrical and visual magic, audience participation and comedy that will keep you captivated from start to finish!

Friday, July 13

Johnny Peers and the Muttville Comix

Johnny Peers & the Muttville Comix is a slapstick comedy act like no other. Johnny leads over a dozen dogs through challenging and hilarious tricks as Johnny plays the straight man role in this wonderful show.

Friday, July 20

Robert Clarke: Magician Juggler Funny Guy

Award-winning performer, talented magician. “RC takes the audience on a roller coaster of laughs and smiles. 100% clean family fun.”

Friday, July 27

BUBBLE-OLOGY: The Secret World of Bubbles

As seen on Discovery Channel’s “Time Warp”, National Geographic TV and on-stage by invitation (twice) at America’s largest science and engineering festival in DC, Keith uses bubbles—large and small—to explain liquids, solids and gasses, geometry, tension and pressure. Keith builds beautiful sculptural creations (massive & miniature) with enthusiasm, humor and style.

Friday, August 3

Treasure Island

Robert Louis Stevenson’s novel Treasure Island is a fantastical tale of pirates, adventure, and buried treasure! It tells the story of young Jim Hawkins and his perilous search for the buried treasure of the infamous Captain Flint. Students will meet Long John Silver and his band of marauding pirates, and take an exciting journey across the seven seas. Throughout this swashbuckling tale, we teach the danger of greed and the importance of helping others.

Friday, August 10

Robin! A Musical Adventure

Take a merry romp through Sherwood Forrest in this new, fast paced musical version of a classic tale! Bring the family on a mad-libbed, madcap, musical adventure!

Friday, August 17

Vanessa Trien and the Jumping Monkeys

Join Vanessa and the Jumping Monkeys band for a highly interactive and energetic show, featuring plenty of group singing and movement! They create a joyful, acoustic instrument and harmony-rich folk/pop/world sound all their own. Fun for all ages!

Friday, August 24

The Airborne Comedians

The Airborne Comedians are Dan Foley and Joel Harris who met each other during a snowball juggling contest! This rapid-fire juggling act exhilarates and inspires sidesplitting laughter in audience members of all ages.