If you haven't decided whether to see Mary Poppins this weekend, read this.
Happy to announce that, again this year, MindsEye, an information service for the blind and visually impaired, is helping Variety Children's Theatre reach a wider audience with its musical production. Attendees at either show on Friday will be able to "see"... Read More »
Come to any Variety Children’s Theatre performance of Mary Poppins at the Touhill (except the Friday matinee) and get your picture taken with the lovely Miss P. Expect your ‘eart to start beatin’ like a big brass band. Photo ops start one hour before... Read More »
Big thanks to St. Louis Buick GMC, aka Gateway. And to their customers, as well. As the "Gateway Gives Back" charity for September, we received a donation for every new and used vehicle sold during the month. Director of Marketing Kelley Lewis presented a... Read More »
Some of the stars of the upcoming Variety Children's Theatre production of Mary Poppins dropped by Channel 11 yesterday on the "Afternoons on 11" show. Here are a couple of behind-the-scenes shots. If you want to see what went out over the air, click here.
Thanks to Variety mom Michello Fiudo for taking the time to pen the following: "Do you want to have a Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious time? Now is the time to buy your tickets to see Disney's Broadway musical of Mary Poppins presented by Variety Children's... Read More »
Variety invites you to join us in celebrating the 25th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act this Saturday at the History Museum in Forest Park. The event features the ADA Legacy Tour Disability Rights Museum on Wheels, the Freedom Bus, a... Read More »
Just about the only way Elizabeth DeRosa would be more perfect for the role of Mary Poppins is if her real name was, in fact, Mary Poppins. It’s not, of course. And she’s not English, either. Still, could Variety Children’s Theatre have chosen a better Mary... Read More »
Variety the Children's Charity is proud to announce Aeneas Williams as our 2015 Champion for Children. Among other things, Williams took part in our Bikes for Kids program, not only offering enthusiastic encouragement, but actual hands-on help for several of... Read More »
Recently, and for the very first time, Variety helped a family get a seizure monitor. This device monitors and records a child’s movement during the night and lets parents know when a seizure is taking place. It also lets parents sleep a little easier... Read More »