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Putting on a Show: How do I get my kids excited about a musical they’ve never heard of?

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Dec 19, 2017 Arts Education, Children's Plays, Children's Theatre, Plays for Kids, Putting on a Show, Teaching Drama 0 Comments

The spring musical is around the corner…whoo hoo! This is the time when drama and music teachers have a chance to shine.  A chance to put up a show your kids will never forget. But this time of year can also come with a lot of questions… For experienced drama teachers, how do you keep [...]

7 Reasons to Perform a Beat by Beat Musical

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Jan 5, 2016 Children's Plays, Children's Theatre 2 Comments

You won’t blow your budget. Our shows are priced way below those big-name publishers. We have the flexibility to give you low prices because we don’t deal with complicated trademarks, contracts, rights holders, licensing fees…(and other important sounding language.) Here’s a simple price comparison: an elementary school looking to produce MTI’s The Lion King JR [...]

FIRST LISTEN: Press Start Opening Number

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Oct 28, 2015 Children's Plays, Children's Theatre, Press Start , , , 3 Comments

Click below to listen to and read-through an early release of the opening number of PRESS START, a new 45-minute musical for young actors! PRESS START will be available for ePerusal and pre-order on November 2nd, 2015. The Production Kit will be available on December 15th, 2015. — DISCLAIMER: It is again Federal copyright law to print, photocopy, [...]

“Press Start!” Artwork Revealed

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Oct 28, 2015 Children's Theatre, Press Start , , , , , , 0 Comments

ACHIEVEMENT UNLOCKED: Here is the official artwork for our new musical “Press Start!” which will be released on 11/2/15. With only a few days until the premiere, we’re charging up to share even more exclusive content with you coming very soon. Game on!  

Coming Soon: The Most Epic Birthday Party Ever!

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Oct 2, 2013 Children's Plays, Children's Theatre, Epic Birthday Party , , , 0 Comments

The countdown begins…13 days until we release the ePerusal to our brand new children’s musical: THE MOST EPIC BIRTHDAY PARTY EVER! Skyler and her older brother Charlie have never gotten along. But during Skyler’s mysterious 12th birthday party, their rivalry reaches EPIC proportions. OCTOBER 15th: ePerusal available for FREE download NOVEMBER 1st: Production Kit available [...]

5 Ways to Help Your Kids Project Their Voice on Stage

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May 23, 2013 Children's Theatre, Drama Teaching Tips , , , 12 Comments

“More volume, Sasha, more volume!!” How many times have you found yourself shouting this from the audience when rehearsing with your young actors? If you’re like me, MANY TIMES. By far one of the biggest challenges when rehearsing with kids is getting them to speak loud enough for the audience to hear. It’s not natural [...]

“The production was a great success and everyone loved it…”

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Oct 31, 2012 Children's Plays, Children's Theatre, Testimonial, We Are Monsters , , , 0 Comments

Today we received some kind words from Harry Evans, who recently directed We Are Monsters at Willow Grove Primary School in Victoria, Australia. “Hi Denver, Thanks for your email. The production was a great success and everyone loved it. We are a small rural school with eighty students and all the students from Prep to year [...]

Delavan-Darien School District presents “We Are Monsters” [PHOTOS]

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Oct 8, 2012 Children's Plays, Children's Theatre, Production Photos, We Are Monsters , , 0 Comments

This past summer the Dalavan-Darien School District presented We Are Monsters in Delavan, WI. Directed by Janet Palmer, the cast consisted of 22 elementary and middle school students from around the district.  Check out their production photos below! — Beat by Beat Press believes in the power of musical theatre to inspire children. That’s why we create [...]

Children’s Musical Theatre Publisher Goes Global in its First Year of Business

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Jun 25, 2012 Arts Education, Children's Plays, Children's Theatre , , , , , 0 Comments

After winning audiences across the U.S., Beat by Beat Press brings its unique children’s musicals to Germany and the Caribbean.  NEW YORK, NY, June 26, 2012 – Beat by Beat Press (www.bbbpress.com), a new online publisher of musicals for young performers, announced today that its original shows will debut internationally with productions slated in Frankfurt, Germany [...]