Show in a Box
What? Adult Professional Touring Company, specializing in classic and contemporary literature, performing for children and their families and teachers.
Where? Libraries! Civic Centers! Elementary schools! Anywhere within the DFW metroplex area.
When? Daytime, regular school hours. Other times are negotiable.
Why? To share the excitement and energy of live theatre with children.

Theatre Arlington takes the show on the road, bringing works of classic and contemporary literature to your group! Shows change every 6 months. Add an in-class workshop for a special group, or a grade level, following the show for an additional fee.

Landry Beckley & Caroline Cole in “The Reluctant Dragon”


ACTORS! Looking for a part time acting job that pays?

If you love children’s theatre and have daytime availability, we have just the program for you! Theatre Arlington’s touring “Show In A Box” troupe will hold auditions for the 2024-2025 school year on Tuesday, April 30 and Wednesday, May 1. We are also looking for an organized and reliable tour manager to travel with the cast.

To sign up for an audition time slot or submit your name for tour manager, email your resume to

Booking Contact: Cassie Chisum or call 817.261.9628 x 205

Price Range: $500 and up
Post-Show Talkbacks & Workshops also available.