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2021-2022 Passport to Learning Series

Student Matinee Series

Take your students on a journey of learning with CAPA’s 2021-2022 Passport to Learning Student Matinee Series. Carefully selected to enhance curriculum and make learning fun, this series makes history, math, science, and literature come alive by using the power of the arts on the stages of Columbus’ finest historical theatres. So, book your students’ journey today!


2021-22 Passport to Learning Lineup

Hip Hop Body Rock with Paige Hernandez

September 20-December 17, 2021  |  Free Virtual Program
This program has ended.

GRIMMZ Fairy Tales

January 10-28, 2022  |  Free Virtual Program

Harriet Tubman and the Underground Railroad

Wednesday, February 16, 2022  |  In-Person
Lincoln Theatre | 10 am & 12:30 pm
Both performances are sold out.

Doktor Kaboom and the Wheel of Science

Thursday, March 3, 2022  |  In-Person
Lincoln Theatre | 10 am & 12:30 pm

The Mayhem Poets

Tuesday, April 26, 2022  |  In-Person
Lincoln Theatre | 10 am & 12:30 pm

Jacqueline and the Beanstalk

Wednesday, April 27, 2022  |  In-Person
Lincoln Theatre | 10 am & 12:30 pm
Produced by TCT On Tour: A Division of the Children's Theatre of Cincinnati

Social Justice Series

As part of CAPA's commitment to fight systemic racism in our community, we proudly introduce our Social Justice Series which explores the issues we continue to face as a community and a nation, through the perspectives of a range of outstanding artists of color. Titles were intentionally selected to provide age-appropriate offerings spanning Kindergarten through high school, so you can select the best performance for your students.

Titles for 2021-2022 include:

  • GRIMMZ Fairy Tales
  • Harriet Tubman and the Underground Railroad (sold out)
  • The Mayhem Poets


For tickets to in-person performances at the Lincoln Theatre:

  1. For groups under 10, submit our online order form or call Joe Calmer at 614-719-6900 to reserve over the phone. Payment is due at the time of purchase.
  2. For groups of 10 or more, submit our online order form. Payment is due in full no later than 2 weeks prior to the performance or your order may be cancelled.

Online ticket reservations will be processed until 12pm on the business day prior to the show. After 12pm, tickets may be purchased by calling the Ticket Center at 614-469-0939. Ticket sales are subject to availability. Please note: no tickets will be sold at the door.

For tickets to our virtual arts engagements:

Thanks to our generous donors and sponsors, we are able to provide our virtual programming free-of-charge. To receive the link to our virtual arts engagements, please visit the event page - listed above - for each virtual production to submit a reservation form.

Subsidized Tickets & Transportation Assistance

Thanks to our generous donors and sponsors, we are able to provide a limited number of subsidized tickets and transportation assistance to schools that qualify.



Payment & Performance Policies


Reservations & Payment Instructions

Groups of under 10 are expected to pay at the time of purchase. Groups of 10 and over, will receive an invoice within two weeks of reservation and are expected to pay the FULL BALANCE no later than two (2) weeks prior to the performance(s). CAPA reserves the right to cancel any reservation that is not paid in full two weeks prior to your student matinee date.

Any changes to reservation(s) must also be made no later than two (2) weeks prior to the performances.

Payments can be made in the form of ONE check (school or personal), cash, Visa, Mastercard, American Express, or Discover.

*Purchase Orders may be submitted but are not considered final payment. All purchase orders must be converted into an acceptable payment type and submitted no later than two (2) weeks prior to the performance(s).

Seating & Accessibility

All seating will be assigned on the day of the show. Our mission at CAPA is to make our performances accessible to everyone in our community, so if you require special seating arrangements due to a disability, please alert our staff when making your reservation. Please make your request at least two weeks prior to the performance, so we can work to make the appropriate accommodations.

Order Adjustments

Any changes to reservation(s) must be made no later than two (2) weeks prior to the performances. NO CREDITS OR REFUNDS WILL BE ISSUED FOR UNUSED SEATS ON THE DAY OF THE SHOW.

COVID Safety Measures & Protocol

Beginning October 4, 2021, our policy for the Passport to Learning Series is that all performances will be closed to the public. Tickets will only be available in advance to school and homeschool groups. Seating at each performance will be limited to allow for social distancing between groups.

Students, teachers, parents, and chaperones will be required to wear masks at all times in our venues, regardless of vaccination status. Children under 3 years of age are exempt from wearing a mask.

Inclement Weather, Illness, and Emergencies

If your school is closed or delayed due to inclement weather, illness, or an emergency on the day of a scheduled performance, please notify us before show time that you will not be attending. You will have the opportunity to attend another performance (pending availability) or to receive a refund. IN THE EVENT OF A CLOSING OR OTHER EMERGENCY THE DAY OF YOUR SCHEDULED PERFORMANCE, PLEASE CALL 614-719-6900.


Joe Calmer