Nightmare on Puberty St.

An entertaining play with music about coping with peer pressure and early adolescence for students in grades 6-8.


A powerful, live performance for teens and adults about preventing sexually transmitted infections and HIV/AIDS.

The Best Me

A musical for students in grades K-6 to inspire them to eat healthy and be active.

Peace Signs

A live performance illustrating to upper elementary students how to resolve conflicts without violence.

The magic of theatre

Inspiring healthy choices for over 25 years.

Kaiser Permanente Educational Theatre inspires children, teens, and adults to make informed decisions about their health and to build stronger, healthier neighborhoods. Watch the video


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PRESS: from Huffington Post, “Health Education Takes Center Stage”

The Institute of Medicine reports that students in kindergarten through 12th grade get only four to six hours of nutrition education per school year. In a culture where more than a third of young Americans are obese, it’s worth looking at what helps these students retain the information they need to maintain a healthy weight. […]

Celebrate National Bike Month with Super Weevil!

Get inspired by our video tribute to National Bike Month which starts May 1. Join Super Weevil and Kaiser Permanente Educational Theatre and let’s celebrate cycling as a fun and healthy activity for the entire family! To get you up to speed, bike maintenance services and safety classes are offered at many of the events. May […]

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Peace Signs helps transform a South San Francisco school campus

from Thriving Schools: Students at Los Cerritos Elementary School in South San Francisco are making fewer trips to the principal’s office for discipline, thanks to the school’s focus on creating a safer, more positive environment on campus. Through the support of Peace Signs, a theatre performance and classroom curriculum program provided by Kaiser Permanente’s Educational […]

Educational Theatre, community partners bring healthier eating to Heights Elementary

A new hydration station, a salad bar with choices freshly picked and prepared from the school garden, free fresh fruits and veggies, and The Best Me. Making Pittsburg’s Heights Elementary School healthier is a community effort involving Pittsburg Unified School District’s Child Nutrition Services department, the Food Bank of Contra Costa and Solano, the Healthy […]

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Looking back at 2014, looking ahead to 2015

We provided a total of 1,144 Kaiser Permanente Educational Theatre performances and events in the community in northern California in 2014 – school assemblies, family nights, student workshops, health fairs, presentations, and more. That’s 297,037 children and adults we served last year. And our work makes a difference. “The students were talking about the show […]