Today's side deal gets you a ticket to a summer screening of Charlotte's Web or Miss Nelson is Missing at Nashville Children's Theatre, America's oldest professional children's theater company. Choose an adult ticket for $8 (normally $17) or a children's ticket for $6 (normally $12). There are four shows for each Summer Rep performance, which run on Fridays and Saturdays. After purchasing your Groupon, call ahead to reserve your seat.
Revisit E. B. White's classic tale of Charlotte's Web, where Wilbur the runt piglet is saved from becoming his farmer's dinner by a lovable spider named Charlotte. With help from the other barn animals, Wilbur becomes a pig savant instead of a pig savory in this poignant children's story. Charlotte's Web is playing on June 5 at 2 p.m., June 11 at 6:30 p.m., June 19 at 2 p.m., and June 25 at 6:30 p.m.
Miss Nelson is Missing teaches the ever-important lesson to respect your teacher. When Miss Nelson disappears and is replaced by the nasty, brutish Miss Viola Swamp, the students in room 207 realize they adored Miss Nelson. The desperate students must hire a detective to take them on an adventure to get the good teacher back. Miss Nelson is Missing is playing June 4 at 6:30 p.m., June 12 at 2 p.m., June 18 at 6:30 p.m., and June 26 at 2 p.m.
- As expected, The Diary of Anne Frank is given a typcially [sic] top-flight production by the accomplished artists, technicians and designers at Nashville Children's Theatre, who prove with each new vehicle that they set the standards by which all other members of Nashville's creative and theatre communities are measured. – Jeffrey Ellis
- Get your kids away from the TV and take them to Nashville Children's Theatre!!...They talk about it for days afterwords [sic] and walk around singing all the songs. – Momemail, Citysearch