A young boy’s love and a little nursery magic help transform the Velveteen Rabbit from a favorite plaything into a real rabbit. In this musical re-telling of one of America’s favorite storybooks, the Boy and Velveteen embark on exciting imaginary adventures, and together they learn the true meaning of friendship.
Admission: Adults $10 • Free for children under 18
Pushcart Players NJ Theatre Alliance The Stages Festival
Recommended for grades Pre-K to 3
This colorful musical captures the blithe yet touching spirit of Ludwig Bemelmans’ much loved Madeline series. Told with gentle humor, and featuring a beautiful musical score, this amusing tale traces the adventures of Madeline who – despite starting off on the wrong foot with a mischievous new neighbor – eventually learns that first impressions are not everything.
Note: This performance is only open to classes and families with children on the autism spectrum. Call 973.720.3178 for reservations.
Virginia Repertory Theatre presents The Jungle Book Based on the classic tale by Rudyard Kipling Directed by Scott Wichman Music by Julie Fulcher
Set in the jungles of southern India, Mowgli, a boy raised by a pack of wolves, has a life full of adventure and conflict. Joined by his best friends Baloo and Bagheera, Mowgli must confront the notorious tiger, Shere Khan. Kipling’s fantastic story teaches respect for life, both animal and human, and the idea of harmony amongst all living things.
Virginia Repertory Theatre
William Paterson University
300 Pompton Road
Wayne, New Jersey 07470