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Lilly Theater

Lilly Theater
COVID-19 Safety Exhibit Updates:
For your safety, Lilly Theater has limited capacity—100 seats are available per show on a first-come, first-served basis.

Visitors should plan to arrive 20 minutes before the show and go to the lobby outside Lilly Theater. A staff member will usher each family group to their seats, ensuring proper social distancing within the audience.

Spring 2021 production

Aesop's Fables and Tails in Lilly Theater at The Children's Museum of IndianapolisAesop's Fables and Tails
March 11–April 18

By: Pat Mullen
Running time: Approximately 40 minutes
Recommended for ages 4+    

Public performances:
March 13, 14, 20, 21, 27, 28, and April 3, 10, 11, 17, 18 at 1 and 3 p.m.
March 11, 12, 18, 19, 25, 26, and April 1, 2, 8, 9, 15, 16 at 1 p.m.

ASL interpreted public performance:
March 20 at 1 p.m.  

Aesop the Mouse is known by all other mice far and wide as the greatest storyteller in the land. So when Aesop invites everyone to come hear the latest tale, “The City Mouse and The Country Mouse,” they go! Aesop promises the new story will be full of excitement, adventure, feline adversaries, cunning escapes, and, of course, a few lessons learned along the way.   

Live performances to inspire and engage

Fantasy, comedy, colorful costumes, and imaginative scenery come together in plays designed for all ages. Experience familiar and surprising stories brought to life. Stick around after the show to meet the cast.

Free with museum admission.  

Please ask a theater staff member if you need an assistive listening device or have a question about accommodations. We are happy to help!

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