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Nebraska Arts Council helps make elementary theater education possible with transportation grant

Rose theater field trip

All PLCS Elementary Schools have been awarded grants by the Nebraska Arts Council that total more than $6,000. The grant pays for each elementary school to provide transportation to learn about theater and acting at the Rose Theater.

 Students at each school will get to have a full day workshop at the Rose Theater that introduces the students to theater. It also allows the students to attend a performance at a show at the Rose Theater.

 The following describes what each school received as part of the grant:

  •  Anderson Grove: Funds to pay for buses to experience a performance of Ella Enchanted and a post-show workshop at The Rose Theater on October 29 as well as a full day introduction to theater workshop at the Rose Theater on November 22.
  • Bell Elementary: Funds to pay for buses to experience a performance of Ella Enchanted and a post-show workshop at The Rose Theater on May 9, 2020 as well as a full day introduction to theater workshop at the Rose Theater on November 22.
  • Carriage Hill: Funds to pay for transportation to watch a performance of Howie D: Back in the day on February 6, 2020 as well as a post show workshop, as well as a full day introduction to theater on November 21, 2019.
  • G. Stanley Hall: Funds to pay for transportation to watch a performance of Howie D: Back in the day on January 31, 2020 as well as a post show workshop, as well as a full day introduction to theater on November 25, 2019.
  • Golden Hills: Funds to pay for transportation to watch a performance of Goosebumps on November 5, 2019 as well as post show workshop and a full day introduction to theater on November 25.
  • Hickory Hill: Funds to pay for transportation to watch a performance of Goosebumps on October 30, 2019 as well as post show workshop and a full day introduction to theater on November 26.
  • La Vista West:  Funds to pay for transportation to watch a performance of Ella Enchanted on October 29, 2019 as well as post show workshop and a full day introduction to theater on November 21.
  • Parkview Heights: Funds to pay for transportation to watch a performance of Howie D: Back in the Day on February 5, 2020 as well as post show workshop and a full day introduction to theater on December 2, 2019.
  • Patriot: Funds to pay for transportation to watch a performance of Ella Enchanted on November 7, 2019 as well as post show workshop and a full day introduction to theater on December 3.
  • Portal: Funds to pay for transportation to watch a performance of Howie D: Back in the Day on February 12, 2020 as well as post show workshop and a full day introduction to theater on December 3, 2019.
  • Prairie Queen: Funds to pay for transportation to watch a performance of Howie D: Back in the Day on February 13, 2020 as well as post show workshop and a full day introduction to theater on December 4, 2019.
  • Rumsey Station: Funds to pay for transportation to watch a performance of Ella Enchanted on November 5, 2019 as well as post show workshop and a full day introduction to theater on December 5, 2019.
  • Tara Heights: Funds to pay for transportation to watch a performance of The Naked Mole Rat gets Dressed: A rock experience on April 4, 2020 as well as post show workshop and a full day introduction to theater on December 5, 2019.
  • Trumble Park: Funds to pay for transportation to watch a performance of Howie D: Back in the Day on February 14, 2020 as well as post show workshop and a full day introduction to theater on December 9, 2019.
  • Walnut Creek: Funds to pay for transportation to watch a performance of Howie D: Back in the Day on February 12, 2020 as well as post show workshop and a full day introduction to theater on December 9, 2019.