Duck for President
Adapted by James E. Grote
Based on the book by Doreen Cronin
Music and Lyrics by George Howe

Directed by Robin Robinson

Music Direction by Debbie Wylie

Performance Location
Midtown Arts & Theater Center Houston
3400 Main Street, Houston, TX 77002

Weekend Family Performances
Sundays at 12:30pm and 3:30pm

October 2 & 9, 2016
Saturdays at 11am and 2pm
October 15, 22 & 29, 2016
Open to the Public

Saturday, October 15 at 2pm
Audio Described Performance

Saturday, October 22 at 11am
Sensory-Friendly Performance

Saturday, October 29 at 11am
ASL Performance

Illustrations © 2004 by Betsy Lewin.
Used with permission of Pippin Properties, Inc.

Please note: no outside food/snacks are allowed at the MATCH. You may purchase concessions at the show.

School Matinees Monday - Friday
September 27 – October 28, 2016
Open only to groups from Public, Private or Home Schools

DUCK FOR PRESIDENT performances are sold out for large school groups. To make a reservation for groups of 50 or less please contact the Theater for Youth office at 713-524-9196.

Unhappy with the working conditions on Farmer Brown’s farm, Duck campaigns to put himself in charge. In this hilarious tale by the author of Click, Clack, Moo: Cows That Type, Duck seeks nothing less than the highest office in the land! Our fellow Americans, we present to you Duck for president!

Recommended for Pre-Kindergarten and up.
Children under the age of 3 (including sleeping babies) are not allowed in the theater.

Running time: 1 hour and 15 minutes (including 20 minute intermission)

Sign Language Interpreting services courtesy of the University of Houston’s ASL Interpreting Program.

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Adapted from the book by Doreen Cronin, illustrated by Betsy Lewin. Text copyright © 2004 by Doreen Cronin. Illustrations © 2004 by Betsy Lewin. Originally published by Simon & Schuster. Used with permission of Pippin Properties, Inc.

Duck for President was originally produced by Lifeline Theatre, Chicago, Illinois, and premiered there in 2008.


Houston Family Magazine
Special thanks to our media sponsor, Houston Family Magazine,
for its generous support of this production.

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