BEN: A witty & educational play for schools, camps, clubs, and more!


The Klein is proud to continue our new History Theater Series with "Ben", a one-man play on the life, struggles, and triumphs of Benjamin Franklin. The next play will be performed on Tuesday, July 17th at 10:30am, runs approximately 70 minutes, and a Q&A will follow the show. The performance is recommended for middle & high school students. Tickets are $10 each, $9 for groups of 20-49, and $8.50 for groups of 50 or more.


This play is researched and written by author Deborah Zipf and will be performed by professional actor Kevin Miller. Each ticket also includes a free study guide for classroom use.


Other upcoming dates besides July 17th include Thursday, October 11 at 10:30am, Sunday, October 21 at 5:00pm, and Thursday, October 25 at 10:30am.


Also, look out for our Frederick Douglass show dates, coming in February 2019!

Students can start arriving as early as 9:45am. It is recommended to arrive between 9:45 and 10:00.


To reserve seats, please contact Jeanette at the Box Office at (800) 424-0160 x2 option 3.

Payment is due at the time of the show. Prepayment is strongly suggested.

Current Production - BEN

Announcement: Klein History Theater
Klein History Theatre Summer.pdf
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