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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

JMU CHILDREN'S THEATRE

STUDIO THEATRE

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FRI-SUN, JUN 9-18


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. More

Elephant & Piggie's "We Are in a Play!"

Based on the books by Mo Willems
Script and lyrics by Mo Willems and Deborah Wicks La Puma

ROANOKE CHILDREN'S THEATRE

STUDIO THEATRE

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SAT-SUN, JUN 24-25


A singing elephant? A dancing pig? Mo Willems’ beloved and award-winning children’s books, Elephant and Piggie, go from page to the stage in this brand new vaudevillian romp-of-a-musical that explores the importance of friendship. Get ready to do the “Flippy Floppy Floory” in this unforgettable musical experience that will have you dancing in your seat! More

Just So Stories

Adapted for the stage from Rudyard Kipling's Just So Stories

JMU CHILDREN'S THEATRE

STUDIO THEATRE

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FRI-SUN, JUN 30-JUL 9


Presented by JMU Children’s Theatre Playshop Players. How did a leopard get its spots, a rhinoceros get its skin, and an elephant get its trunk? Explore the answers to these questions—and more—about how the world came to be as Rudyard Kipling’s Just So Stories comes to life in an adventurous, imaginative and humorous production that includes audience participation and hands-on activities. A Forbes Family Fun event. More
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THU-SUN, JUL 13-16


This musical theatre showcase includes touching, uproarious and spellbinding selections of popular songs from the 20s, 30s and 40s, and from musicals written during the 20th and 21st centuries. Enjoy Golden Age standards and contemporary Broadway favorites by George Gershwin, Rodgers and Hammerstein, Andrew Lloyd Webber, Stephen Sondheim, and more! More

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