Knuffle Bunny: A Cautionary Musical

Based on the book Knuffle Bunny: A Cautionary Tale by Mo Willems
Published by Hyperion Books for Children
Script and lyrics by Mo Willems
Music by Michael Silversher


Friday, June 9 @ 7 pm

Saturday, June 10 @ 2 pm

Sunday, June 11 @ 1 pm

Sunday, June 11 @ 4 pm

Friday, June 16 @ 7 pm

Saturday, June 17 @ 2 pm

Sunday, June 18 @ 1 pm

Sunday, June 18 @ 4 pm



This play was commissioned by and first produced at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts.

Presented by JMU Children’s Theatre Playshop Players. A trip to the laundromat takes an unexpected turn when “somebunny” is left behind. Join toddler Trixie, her dad and Knuffle Bunny as they take a musical journey that is chock full of laughter, song and gigantic dancing laundry.

A Forbes Family Fun event sponsored by Union Bank & Trust.

Knuffle Bunny: A Cautionary Musical is presented through special arrangement with Music Theatre International (MTI).


  • The female a cappella quintet Nobuntu will perform traditional Zimbabwean songs, Afro-jazz, and gospel music!

  • Catalyst Quartet will be "nothing short of fantastic." (Lincoln Journal Star)

  • "Rock stars of the percussion world," So Percussion is pushing its voice to the forefront of American musical culture.