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Summer Art Camps
Summer Art Camps

May 1 – 5

Goldilocks

There’s big trouble for the three bears when the rude little girl with the golden curls visits their house. W-F, 10 a.m.; Sa, 10 a.m. and 2 p.m.; Su, 2 p.m. $12, adults; $8, children 12 and younger. Great Arizona Puppet Theater, 302 W. Latham St., Phoenix, azpuppets.org, 602-262-2050.

Great Arizona Puppet Theater, Phoenix, AZ, 85003

azpuppets.org

May 1 – 26

i.d.e.a. Museum

Trash becomes treasured artworks in Junkyard Jungle, through May 26, which features art and hands-on activities that teach about the environment around us, the importance of green living for future generations, and the best practices in recycling and conservation of natural resources. Tu-Sa, 9 a.m.-4 p.m.; Su, noon-4 p.m. $8. 150 W. Pepper Pl., Mesa, ideamuseum.org, 480-644-4332.

i.d.e.a. Museum, Mesa, AZ, 85201

ideamuseum.org

May 1 – 26

Schoolhouse Rock Live!

Nervous about his first day of school, a teacher learns how to win his students over with imagination and music. With songs like “Conjunction Junction,” “Just a Bill” and “Interplanet Janet,” the musical ensures that academic subjects will never seem boring again. The play is staged by Childsplay. Sa, 1 p.m. and 4 p.m.; Su, 1 p.m. $12-$30. Herberger Theater Center, 222 E. Monroe St., Phoenix, childsplayaz.org, 480-921-5700.

Herberger Theater Center, Phoenix, AZ, 85004

herbergertheater.org

May 1 – 31

Arizona Science Center

Mummies of the World: The Exhibition, through Sept. 2, features 40 real human and animal mummies and 85 rare artifacts from across the globe, telling the story of mummies through state-of-the-art multimedia, hands-on interactive stations and cutting-edge 3D animation. Daily, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Call for admission prices. 600 E. Washington St., Phoenix, azscience.org, 602-716-2000.

Arizona Science Center, Phoenix, AZ, 85004

azscience.org

May 1 – 31

i.d.e.a. Museum

Interactive activities are a hallmark of this facility, which is designed to inspire children of all ages to experience their world differently through art, creativity and imagination, particularly through science and technology. Trash becomes treasured artworks in Junkyard Jungle, through May 26, which features art and hands-on activities that teach about the environment around us, the importance of green living for future generations, and the best practices in recycling and conservation of natural resources. Tu-Sa,…

i.d.e.a. Museum, Mesa, AZ, 85201

ideamuseum.org

May 3 – 12

Newsies

Inspired by the real-life newsboys’ strike of 1899 and based on the 1992 film, this Disney musical follows Jack Kelly and a ragtag group of newsies as they take on the biggest names in publishing in a remarkable fight for justice and fair pay. F-Sa, 7 p.m.; Su, 2 p.m. $17. Greasepaint, 7020 E. Second St., Scottsdale, greasepaint.org, 480-949-7529.

Greasepaint, Scottsdale, AZ, 85251

greasepaint.org

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