Do you love theatre and want to introduce your children and grandchildren to its delights?

Dive into the enchanting world of children's theater as Adriane Berg, the Culture Vulture, interviews  Juliany Taveras, the renowned playwright and TV writer, poet, and photographer. Juliany works at the intersection of art and social justice and is a passionate advocate for young minds and performance art. Juliany has been a driving force behind some of the most captivating children's productions. She believes theater is a gateway to the boundless world of imagination and creativity. Learn about her incredible journey and recent work bringing literature to life on the stage.

Key Takeaways:

  1. Theater's Magical Impact on Children: Uncover how Theater becomes a magical place for children to unlock their imagination and creativity.
  2. Adapting Stories for the Stage: Learn about the fascinating process of translating and expanding books while preserving their heart and essence.
  3. Themes of Self-Expression and Inclusiveness:
  4. Cultivating a Love for Storytelling: Understand the lifelong gift of introducing children to the world of theater, fostering a deep appreciation for creative expression.
  5. The Welcoming Environment: Discover the supportive and inviting atmosphere of the Children's Theater Company in Minneapolis.


The Children's Theatre Center Minneapolis -


Where to Find Shows:

Mommy Poppins

Story Land Productions 

Additional resources for theatre and performance

  1. Brooklyn Academy of Music (BAM), New York: BAM's Family programming offers a wide range of theatrical productions and workshops for kids of all ages.
  2. Children's Theatre Company (CTC), Minneapolis, MN: The CTC is known for its innovative and thought-provoking productions designed to engage and inspire young minds.
  3. Center for Puppetry Arts, Atlanta, GA: Home to the Jim Henson Collection, this museum and theater highlight puppetry's magic.
  4. Bob Baker Marionette Theater, Los Angeles, CA: Known for its enchanting puppetry shows, it has been a beloved institution for decades.
  5. Storyland Productions: As mentioned earlier, Storyland Productions crafts immersive, interactive theater experiences like "Wander Through Wonderland."
  6. Story Pirates-New York City

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