February 27 - March 29

at the Todd Wehr Theater at the Marcus Center Directions

Sixth-grader Nate Wright holds the world record for detentions in school.  When the Battle of the Bands contest is announced, Nate and his friends are sure their band – Enslave the Mollusk! – can win. Can Nate change his ways to keep his band in the contest?   Follow the madcap misadventures of this comic strip favorite and see if he can win the coveted prize.

Ages 5+

Book by Jason Loewith with Lincoln Peirce
Music by Chris Youstra
Lyrcis by Jason Loewith and Chris Youstra
Based on the cartoons and books by Lincoln Peirce
Copyright © 2013 by United Syndicate, Inc.

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Enrichment Guide

Check out the BIG NATE Enrichment Guide before you come to the theater! Explore fun activities and learn more about the author and the themes in the play.


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