Homeschool Experiences

Homeschool shows at Matthews Playhouse allow homeschoolers to attend daytime school shows at a discounted rate. Bringing your group to a Matthews Playhouse school show performance will enhance and support the curriculum and skills that arts education gives our children.

2021-2022 Show Offerings

Cancelled due to COVID-19

School shows will resume Fall 2021

Buy Your Tickets Online!

Diary of A Worm A Spider and A Fly, 2013

Photo Courtesy of Rebecca Primm

Beginning with our 2021-2022 season, you can now

purchase tickets for your homeschool group online!

Click on the appropriate link below to access the virtual box office for that show.  All tickets are listed as General Admission.  You will be assigned seats on the day of the show by the school show coordinator.  Please choose the "print at home" or electronic ticket option at checkout. 

Homeschool Virtual Box Office

Currently closed due to COVID-19.  Check back summer of 2021 for updates!

Field Trip Policies

  • Weekday performances are for homeschool children and school groups ONLY

  • Cost is $10.00 per person, including parent chaperones

  • Children under 3 are not permitted to attend school performances

On Performance Day

  • The theatre is located in the Matthews Community Center at 100 McDowell St. E. Matthews, NC 28105

  • Please plan to arrive 15-20 minutes before the show starts

  • Each group has a pre-assigned seating assignment, so you must wait to be seated by an usher

  • Seats are assigned based on the date we received your signed contract

  • If your group has wheelchairs or special needs, please notify the office at least one week prior to your performance date

  • For problems or questions on show day contact us at 704-846-8343