Where classical music is always the main character

After 26 years of working with orchestras and chamber groups, Platypus Theatre is the leader in offering high quality, fully produced concerts for any family or education series. Music and storylines are woven together with mesmerizing performances, colorful masks and costumes that draw the audience in and create an engaging musical experience for all.

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Upcoming Shows

Vancouver Symphony Orchestra
Bach to the Future - Purchase Tickets
2:00 PM - Family Concert

Dayton Philharmonic Youth Orchestra
Bach to the Future - Purchase Tickets
3:00 PM - Family Concert

Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra
Presto, Mambo! - Purchase Tickets
2:30 PM - Family Concert

19 MAY
Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra
Presto, Mambo! - Purchase Tickets
2:00 PM - Family Concert

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Recent News

Celebrating two years of Presto, Mambo!
Not only are we celebrating 25 years of How the Gimquat Found her Song this year, but we can't believe that our newest show Presto, Mambo! just celebrated two years of rave reviews from audiences and orchestras alike! Read more
24 Feb, 2017

Kids and Mental Health
How music and theatre can help little people deal with big feelings. Mental health issues, including anxiety and depression, are a growing challenge for young people. Read more
25 Jan, 2017

New Video for Presto, Mambo!
Check out the music, the story and the action from our newest show, the Latin-music themed Presto, Mambo! Read more
24 Oct, 2015

Recent Presenters

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