American Players Theatre
5950 Golf Course Road
P.O. Box 819
Spring Green, WI 53588
Box Office: 608-588-2361
In 2019, APT will offer Student Matinee performances of As Twelfth Night, Macbeth, and Fences in the Hill Theatre and A Doll's House in the Touchstone Theatre, between September 18 and October 4, 2019.
In addition to these performances, discounted tickets are available for student groups for select summer performances. APT also provides a number of resources to enrich and enliven your students’ trip to APT.
Groups may booking tickets for the 2019 season by contacting the Box Office at 608-588-2361 or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
APT recommends that you read the plays in advance to gauge which one is most suitable for your class. If you have questions about content, please contact the box office.
Student Matinees performances begin at 10:00 am on Wednesday and Thursdays, 10:30 am on Tuesdays and Fridays. Some dates fill quickly. For best availability we encourage you to book early.
Twelfth Night by William Shakespeare
Wednesday, September 18 at 10:00 am
Tuesday, September 24 at 10:30 am - Sold Out
Thursday, September 26 at 10:00 am - Best availability
Wednesday, October 2 at 10:00 am - Limited availability
Thursday, October 3 at 10:00 am - Sold Out
Friday, October 4 at 10:30 am - Sold Out
Macbeth by William Shakespeare
Thursday, September 19 at 10:00 am - Sold Out
Wednesday, September 25 at 10:00 am - Sold Out
Friday, September 27 at 10:30 am - Sold Out
Tuesday, October 1 at 10:30 am - Sold Out
August Wilson's Fences
Friday, September 20 at 10:30 am - Sold Out
A Doll's House by Henrik Ibsen
Friday, September 20 at 10:30 am - Limited availability
Student Matinee tickets are $14.00 each, which is a tax-exempt rate for school groups. To book tickets, please call the Box Office at 608-588-2361. We recommend calling in the afternoon if possible for a shorter wait. Returning schools may also email requests to email@example.com.
Student group tickets will be booked based on your estimated number (including students, teachers, chaperones and drivers). A contact must be signed to confirm your booking. Your final ticket count and payment will be due one week before the date of the performance. Please note: your final ticket count cannot drop more than 20% from your original booking number. Any additional tickets will be subject to availability.
Student matinee tickets are $14.77 each (tax included) for homeschool students, teachers, and chaperones. Tickets may be purchased by calling the Box Office at 608-588-2361. They must be paid for at the time they are ordered. Homeschool tickets are non-refundable but may be exchanged to another student matinee performance following our standard exchanged policies.
Please note, children under the age of six are not permitted in the theater.
A number of scholarship tickets are available to school group. These grant funded tickets help make attendance affordable for your students. Please contact the Box Office to inquire about availability or you may request scholarship tickets when booking.
Each Student Matinee is followed by a post-show discussion. These informal question and answer sessions begin immediately following the performance, and last about 20-25 minutes.
A downloadable study guide will be available to accompany many student matinee performances. The guide includes activities and resources specific to APT’s production.
2008 Fences Penumbra Theatre Study Guide
Reposted with permission
Study Guides from past productions are available on our Education Resources page.
To accompany Student Matinee performances, APT offers a number of workshops led by APT teaching artists.
Workshops take place in September and early October and are subject to availability. Please let us know if you are interested in having a workshop at your school when booking tickets.
To request a 2019 workshop, please download and fill out the request form below and email it to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Student group tickets are available for many regularly scheduled APT performance from June through October.
Discounted tickets are available for student groups (with a minimum of 15 people) for select performances.
Contact the Box Office for dates, pricing and additional information.