Take a seat on a Roller Racer® in the DCM’s Open Gallery and exercise your body and brain, moving the handle bars from side to side and using physics to propel yourself around the racetrack. Delaware Children’s Museum, September 30th and October 1st and 2nd, 10 A.M.
As part of the Museum’s Outlooks Exhibition Series, this exhibit will feature approximately 80 works in various media by artists from Elwyn Delaware, a sheltered workshop and vocational training center for people with developmental and/or physical disabilities. The remaining artists represent various organizations in Delaware who serve disabled individuals. Delaware Art Museum, October 6th, 5:30 P.M.
Madeline and the Bad Hat, an original live musical based upon the much-loved book, captures the blithe yet touching spirit of Ludwig Bemelman’s Madelineseries. It traces the adventures of a young Parisian girl who – despite starting off on the wrong foot with a mischeiveous new neighbor – eventually learns that first impressions aren’t everything. Schwartz Center for the Arts, October 6th, 7 P.M.
Based on E. L. Doctorow’s distinguished novel, this musical intertwines the turn-of-the-century stories of three extraordinary families as they confront wealth and poverty, freedom and prejudice, hope and despair, and what it means to live in America. Produced with special arrangement of Music Theatre International. Possum Hall, September 30th, and October 1st, 8:00 P.M. and October 2nd, 2 P.M.