The Pirate of Bully Bay
(Best for Grades Pre-K - 3rd)
Ahoy Maties! There is no more dramatic adventure to be had than an adventure on the high seas! However, even the sturdiest of ships can sometimes be wrecked by those who would rather be feared than be friends. This seafaring tale teaches young buccaneers how to navigate the choppy waters of friendship. Audiences learn how to recognize, report and stand up to bullying, while also learning what it means to be a pirate with positive impact and a wonderful friend. An excellent choice for your youngest sailors (PK-2), Pirate of Bully Bay has plenty of adventure for “experienced deckhands” (grades 3-5) as well. It’s also a perfect accompaniment to our whole school anti-bullying program – “Operation Friendship!”
The Wizard of Oz
(Best for Grades Pre-K - 6th)
In 1900, L. Frank Baum published what would become a literary classic with his children’s novel The Wonderful Wizard of Oz. In 2018, Bright Star adapted the show into a two person play and the result was amazing! It was the hit of 2018 so we’ve brought it back for another year! While the medium might be different, the characters and classic storyline remain the same. Follow comic duo Lenny and Mabel down the yellow brick road to the land of Oz and meet all of your favorite characters along the way! Gain courage with the Cowardly Lion, take heart with the Tin Man, and find your wits with the Scarecrow in this fun interactive retelling of the L. Frank Baum classic.
Maximus Mars: An Intergalactic Antibullying Adventure
(Best for Grades 3rd - 8th)
In a world where technology and society are changing at the speed of light, our hero, Maximus Mars, stands ready to challenge bullies wherever they may be found – in real life, online, or out of this world! Maximus Mars: An Intergalactic Antibullying Adventure stretches the imagination while exploring the challenges that students in middle grades face in the modern world – cyberbullying, electronic media, texting and more. Students need practical strategies for dealing with today’s pressures and Maximus Mars addresses those challenges in a direct and creative way. Want to blast off for a whole school anti-bullying adventure? Make Maximus Mars part of an “Operation Friendship” whole school Anti-Bullying package.