Family Series

Announcing the triumphant return!
Subscriptions and single shows tickets to the
2021-22 Family Performance Series on sale NOW!
It's back! After a brief hiatus due to the pandemic and resulting performing arts shutdown, Madcap Puppets' Family Performance Series is coming back for 5 great shows at the Madcap Education Center that you and your family can enjoy.

Subscriptions to the whole season - all 5 shows for just $XX - as well as tickets to individual shows ($10 each) are on sale now!

Call (513) 241-6550 to lock in a full season of family fun!

The 2021-22 Family Performance Series line-up includes:

  • Sleepy Hollow , October 30
  • The Nutcracker, December 22
  • Jack and the Gentle Giant, January 15
  • Story Quest, March 19
  • Your Wish is Our Command, April 23

*See full show descriptions below.

Performances are scheduled for Saturday at 11am and 1pm (except where noted) on the dates listed. Subscribers can exchange tickets to another performance of the same show (pending ticket availability) for free. Subscribers also get the best seats at the best price.

All subscriptions and individual show tickets can be purchased over the phone or in person at either the Covedale Center box office location (Monday through Friday, 11am to 5pm) or on the day of the show at the Madcap Education Center box office.

Or click a box below for on-line sales!
Call (513) 241-6550 to Order by Phone
Explore this great new kid-friendly space
The TriHealth Performance Hall at the Madcap Education Center is a state-of-the-art theater built with kids in mind.

With only 135 seats, the space is intimate and comfortable and provides great sight-lines for audience members of any age.
The 2021-22 Family Performance Series
Madcap's Legend of Sleepy Hollow
by Madcap Puppets

October 30 @ 11am and 1pm

Schoolmaster, Ichabod Crane, unwittingly vies with the local brute, Brom Bones, for the affections of Katrina Van Tassal. Ichabod endures a series of pranks and ghost stories, only to find himself on the ride of his life in this hilarious version of Washington Irving’s classic tale.
The Nutcracker
by Madcap Puppets

December 22 @ 11am and 1pm
(Note: this is a Wednesday performance)

If you think you know the story of miserly old Scrooge, think again! Madcap turns this Christmas ghost story into a fantastically funny tale, bringing your favorite Dickens characters to life with giant puppets and exciting new twists.
Jack and the Gentle Giant
by Madcap Puppets

January 15 @ 11am and 1pm

Jack is back in this sequel to the famous fairy tale! Jack's son, Leo, doesn't want to be a giant conqueror. He'd rather tell giant stories with his friend Tulip, the castle fairy. In this surprise-packed audience favorite, you will enter a world of towering tales where each giant is bigger than the last!
Story Quest
by Madcap Puppets

March 19 @ 11am and 1pm

Royal storyteller, Everett Hickenbottom, has spun 999 tales in as many nights for the queen. Now with one story left to tell he has no stories left! He recounts two adventurous tales, The Stolen Crown and Feet Water, before getting help from the audience to imagine one final wondrous story. Loads of audience participation and hilarious puppets fill this charming production.
Your Wish is Our Command
by Madcap Puppets

April 23 @ 11am and 1pm

You make the wishes, and the puppets take over. An original fairy tale is spun before your very eyes in this hilarious family friendly show.