American Players Theatre
5950 Golf Course Road
P.O. Box 819
Spring Green, WI 53588
Box Office: 608-588-2361
American Players Theatre offers school day matinees in September and October so you can introduce your students to classical theater in a beautiful outdoor setting. In-classroom workshops are available for schools who attend Student Matinee Performances, and each production is accompanied by a study guide. Tickets are $14 per student. See all the details below.
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 protected].
Student group tickets will be booked based on your estimated number (including students, teachers, chaperones and drivers). A contract must be signed and returned within 4 weeks to confirm your booking. A final ticket count is due seven days in advance of your performance and cannot drop by more than 20% of your original booking. Full payment must be received no later than the day of your performance.
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 by contacting the Box Office no later than the day before your current performance by 4:00 pm, in accordance with our standard exchange policies.
Please note, children under the age of six are not permitted in the theater.
A number of scholarship tickets are available to school groups. 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.
Study guides to accompany Hamlet, A Raisin in the Sun and Love's Labour's Lost are now available. Study guides include summaries, character descriptions, videos, podcasts and background information about the play help your students engage with rich, poetic language of APT's Shakespeare productions. Find them on APT's Resources page.
Each fall, APT offers workshops designed to accompany our Student Matinee performances. Workshops are underwritten by APT's generous education sponsors and available free of charge to student groups attending a Shakespeare performance.
If you are interested in having a workshop, please let us know when you book your tickets, or complete this form online, no later than September 23, 2022.
Student groups are welcome to attend 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.