Glow Tales- A Blacklight Puppetry Extravaganza!

A “Must-See” for Curious Minds

Don’t miss Kim Granner’s masterpiece of light and wonder, appearing on our brand new Bell MainStage for the first time ever!  Learn more about Kim’s amazing legacy here.

Three short tales told through black light puppetry, story-telling and music, perfect to create a magical theatre experience for parents and children! Charlie and the Little Splash, Benjamin Bee’s Secret Wish and Rosie Bloom’s Dreams are back by popular demand. Your children will be in awe as they watch expertly crafted puppets (ranging in sizes from teeny-tiny to truly giant) come to life and GLOW GLOW GLOW!

PERFECT FOR AGES 3+

And because we want to meet each patron where they’re most comfortable, we’re offering two ways to experience this production. We invite you to read about each offering and choose the option that is best for you and your family!

 

SEATING NOTES:

  • Due to our socially-distanced seating procedures, patrons/parties who wish to be seated together must purchase all tickets under one order.
  • In order to safely seat all patrons in a physically distant configuration, ticket sales will close 24 hours prior to each performance show time. Thank you for your understanding.

 

IN-PERSON: $20/person

Join SCCT for the second production on our brand new Bell MainStage!

To maintain a safe environment for our patrons, actors and staff, the audience chamber will be seated below 40% capacity and parties will be seated by the box office staff to ensure proper social distancing from other groups. Masks/face coverings will be required for ALL attendees, staff and actors.

PURCHASE IN-PERSON TICKETS

 

VIRTUAL EXPERIENCE: $40

Not quite ready to join us at the theatre? No problem! 

With the virtual experience, patrons will receive access to a professionally produced video of the show that can be viewed from the comfort of your home! INCLUDED with your purchase is a box** packed with supplies and instructions for performance-related crafts for up to TWO CHILDREN*!

*Additional craft supplies may be purchased for $10 per box.

**Boxes are only available for in-person pick-up. No shipping available.

PURCHASE VIRTUAL ACCESS

 

COVID-related Precautions

In the interest of keeping our staff and patrons safe, we are taking a number of precautions:

  • To maintain a safe environment for our patrons, actors and staff, the audience chamber will be seated below 40% capacity.
  • Each party will be seated by the box office staff to ensure proper social distancing from other groups.
  • Tickets will be generated the morning of your performance, and emailed to you. You may either print them at home, or present them on your mobile device.
  • Masks/face coverings will be required for ALL attendees, staff and actors.
  • All SCCT patrons, staff, students, volunteers and performers are required to wear a face mask inside our building. SCCT’s definition of a face mask is as follows:
    • Have two or more layers of washable, breathable fabric.
    • Completely cover your nose and mouth.
    • Fit snugly against the sides of your face.
    • Face shields are not considered a face mask.
  • Patrons without a mask that meet these criteria will be asked to leave the premises.
  • If patrons or students are showing signs consistent with COVID-19, they are asked to please stay home and get well.
  • At this time, all shows will run without an intermission and no concessions will be offered.
  • Surface disinfection will happen before and after every performance. Our theatre is sanitized with an electrostatic sprayer using an EPA-approved, food safe biocide—designed to kill coronavirus on surfaces within minutes.
  • Hand sanitizer stations are available throughout the lobby and backstage areas.
  • Patrons are asked to maintain 6 feet of social distancing in the lobby, restrooms and theatre.
  • Employees and volunteers are temperature checked before being admitted to the building. Anyone showing symptoms of COVID-19 or with a temperature of 100.4 or greater is required to remain at home.
COVID Warning

An inherent risk of exposure to COVID-19 exists in any public place where people are present. COVID-19 is an extremely contagious disease that can lead to severe illness and death. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, senior citizens and customers with underlying medical conditions are especially vulnerable. By visiting South Carolina Children’s Theatre you voluntarily assume all risks related to exposure to COVID-19. We commit to do everything we can to keep our patrons, volunteers, actors and employees as safe as possible while still providing an engaging and entertaining live theatre experience.

Refund Policy

Tickets for Glow Tales- A Blacklight Puppetry Extravaganza! are non-refundable. However, with 48-hours notice prior to curtain, you may exchange your ticket for another performance date/time, if available, or for SCCT’s Virtual Streaming of Glow Tales with a refund or charge of the difference in price. In the event that SCCT must cancel in-person productions, we will be happy to transfer in-person tickets to a virtual experience with a refund or charge of the difference in price; gratefully accept a donation of your ticket price; or issue a full refund.