The Clarion’s ‘Cool Summer Matinees’ begins June 18

The Clarion’s ‘Cool Summer Matinees’ begins June 18

Fri May 16, 2014


Tom's Fun Band is making a return trip to The Clarion at Brazosport College for this year's "Cool Summer Matinees" series of shows.

The Clarion at Brazosport College invites you and your kids to beat the summer heat with the “Cool Summer Matinees.” 

“Cool Summer Matinees” is a series of children’s performances, which run at 1:30 p.m. every Wednesday from June 18 thru July 9. Tickets for the performances range from $5 to $7 per person and are currently on sale.

This year’s matinee series will feature three shows, with each show approximately 60 minutes in length and appropriate for children ages 4 to 12. All events are general seating.

The Clarion is Brazosport College’s beautiful, state-of-the-art concert hall located at 500 College Drive in Lake Jackson. For more information about the events and tickets for the “Cool Summer Matinees,” visit the Clarion’s website at or by calling 979.230.3156.

This season’s lineup of summer matinees includes:

A.D. Players:
Wed., June 18; 1:30 p.m. Tickets: $7
The A.D. Players return to The Clarion with a new production, “The Magician’s Nephew.” “The Magician’s Nephew” is adapted from the exciting first story in C.S. Lewis’ “The Chronicles of Narnia” series, dramatized by Aurand Harris. The play follows the adventures of Digory and his friend Polly as they battle the evil Queen Jadis.

Tom’s Fun Band:
Wed, June 25; 1:30 p.m. Tickets: $5
What do you get when you cross a passion for music with a guitar, drums and a tuba? Tom’s Fun Band, of course! Tom’s Fun Band is a group of musicians who have come from very different musical backgrounds to bring fun music to children and families. Tom’s Fun Band was born when Tom Wilbeck decided to start writing children’s music for his twins. He was then joined by Will Samson and Chris Wilbeck to form the full Tom’s Fun Band.

The Magic of Lanny Kibbey:
Wed, July 9; 1:30 p.m. Tickets: $5
Magician Lanny Kibbey brings you the very best in magical entertainment with his children’s-oriented comedy magic show. Magician Lanny tours across the United States. Robin Leech, host of the television show ,“Lifestyles of the Rich and Famous,” said “I have seen the very best in magical entertainment, all over the world ... and the Magic Lanny Kibbey is world class!”

Tickets for the Cool Summer Matinees are available now. Please call the Clarion Box Office at (979) 230-3156 to make reservations for your group. All programs are recommended for children ages 4 through 14 years old.