“Knuffle Bunny: A Cautionary Musical”
book and lyric by Mo Willems
music by Michael Silversher
directed by Kathryn Walsh
March 2 to 18, 2018
Hal and Martha Hyer Wallis Theater, 1949 Campus Drive
Trixie, her father and her favorite stuffed bunny set off on a trip to the laundromat. The trip brings wonder, excitement and joy to the lively toddler until she realizes that she has left her Knuffle Bunny back at the laundromat. Trixie does everything in her power to make her father understand the emergency, but her father fails to see the issue at hand.
Based on the beloved Caldecott Honor-winning picture book, “Knuffle Bunny: A Cautionary Musical” is filled with adventure, songs and dancing laundry! Six-time Emmy Award winner Mo Willems teamed up with Grammy Award-winning composer Michael Silversher to create this heartwarming and hilarious musical. “Knuffle Bunny” is recommended for ages four to eight.
Performance times are Fridays at 7 p.m., Saturdays at 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. and Sundays at 2 p.m.
A sensory friendly/relaxed performance of “Knuffle Bunny” will be held on Saturday, March 3, at 2 p.m. This performance will be adapted to provide a relaxed and safe environment for students with autism, learning differences or other sensory needs, allowing every audience member to engage with the show in a way that works for them. Additional information on modifications for this performance are available on the Imagine U website.