The legacy of the beloved “Mister Rogers” lives on with the hit television series, Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood, and now on stage in a new interactive musical adventure featuring Daniel and all his friends.
Lake Cumberland Performing Arts, in partnership with The Center for Rural Development, presents Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood — LIVE! on Jan. 17 at 7:30 p.m. at The Center in Somerset. The Center Stage performance is inspired by the classic series Mister Rogers Neighborhood and based on the popular television series from The Fred Rogers Company, which airs daily on PBS KIDS.
Donning his iconic red sweater, Daniel invites the audience on an interactive musical adventure as he and his friends explore the vibrant world of their much-loved Neighborhood of Make-Believe, sharing stories of friendship, helping others, and celebrating new experiences. This live theatrical performance filled with singing, dancing, laughter, and “grr-ific” surprises will warm the hearts of multiple generations.
Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood — LIVE! tells its engaging stories about the life of a preschooler using musical strategies grounded in Fred Rogers’ landmark social-emotional curriculum. Through imagination, creativity and music, Daniel and his friends learn the key social skills necessary for school and for life.
For tickets to Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood — LIVE!, call the Box Office at 606-677-6000 or order online at www.centertech.com. Tickets are $25 for adults and $15 for students and children.
This performance is the third of four shows in the 2016-2017 Center Stage series presented by Lake Cumberland Performing Arts, in partnership with The Center. In celebration of the 50th Anniversary of Neil Simon’s Barefoot in the Park, Montana Repertory Theatre brings this hilarious romantic comedy to stage on Thursday, March 16, at 7:30 p.m. at The Center in the final Center Stage performance of the season.
The Kentucky Arts Council, the state arts agency, provides operating support to Lake Cumberland Performing Arts with state tax dollars and federal funding from the National Endowment for the Arts. Established in 1996 through the vision of U.S. Congressman Harold “Hal” Rogers, (KY-05), and other leaders, The Center for Rural Development is a nonprofit organization fueled by a mission to provide leadership that stimulates innovative and sustainable economic development solutions and a better way of life in southern and eastern Kentucky. In its 45-county primary service region, The Center provides innovative programs in leadership, public safety, technology, and arts and culture. The Center is committed to constantly expanding its capabilities in order to deliver a range of key services throughout Kentucky and the nation.