Curriculum Guides

Curriculum Guides offer a variety of lesson plans linking performances to classroom curriculum.

You will also find helpful links to various NYS Learning Standards within each guide. Curriculum guides accompanying BookPlay performances incorporate activities linking literature and performance, to develop excitement about reading and art, and to give students the means to integrate literacy into their everyday life.

You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to view the following curriculum guides. Click on the link for curriculum guides to the following performances.

2018-2019 Curriculum Guides

School Day Shows

Northeast Ballet’s Annual The Nutcracker
The Phantom Tollbooth
I Have a Dream
Erth’s Prehistoric Aquarium
Mayumana Study Guide
Winston Churchill: The Blitz
Peg + Cat Live!

Broadway Shows

A Bronx Tale
School of Rock
Roald Dahl’s Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
How the Grinch Stole Christmas
The Phantom of the Opera
The Book of Mormon

Student Matinees

The Royale
Miss Bennet: Christmas at Pemberley
Shakespeare in Love

On-The-Go Tour!

A Friend of A Friend: Tales of The Underground Railroad
Sleepy Hollow

If you do not see a guide here for one of our shows and you would like one, please contact Aaron Marquise, Arts Education Manager, at (518) 382-3884 x128.

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These programs are made possible by the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo and the New York State Legislature.