Visit the National Theatre on select Saturday mornings for free programs that engage and inspire young minds. Saturday programming is best suited for children 4 to 10. Siblings and friends of other ages are always welcome. Performances take place Saturdays at 9:30 a.m. and 11 a.m. in the Helen Hayes Gallery. The National Theatre is at 1321 Pennsylvania Ave. NW. Tickets may be reserved one week prior to the performance. The reservation system closes at 10 a.m. on the Friday before the performance but walk-ins are welcome if there is room. Register and get more information at thenationaldc.org.
Here’s the remaining fall lineup: Nov. 4, Rainbow Puppets ─ The Really Big Dinosaur Show; Nov. 18, Pinot & Augustine; Dec. 2, Virginia Ballet Company & School ─ Nutcracker; Dec. 9, Traveling Lantern ─ A Christmas Carol; and Dec. 16, Bright Star Theatre: Holiday Songs ─ Music Around the World.