Daddy’s parenting skills are tested when Trixie’s beloved Knuffle Bunny (that’s “KA-nuff-ul”) is abandoned at the neighborhood laundromat. Mo Willem’s Knuffle Bunny has everything you want in a Cardinal for Kids show - it’s engaging, it’s smart, and it’s very funny. It also features a catchy and wonderfully sophisticated score.
Willem’s (Don’t Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus) is a rockstar in children’s literature – and Knuffle Bunny, a Cautionary Musical has made him a superstar in children’s theatre!
Age recommendation: suitable for children 3 and up
Run time: 55 minutes
Show Location: Ivy Tech John Waldron Arts Center Auditorium Buskirk-Chumley Theater
Cardinal’s production of Knuffle Bunny….
- Launches the new Cardinal for Kids season with Mo Willems’ (Don’t Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus) own adaptation of his Caldecott Honor-winning book
- Is a mini-musical – with a lush score and terrific songs that will appeal to kids and parents alike
- Was commissioned by the Kennedy Center and opened to rave reviews in 2010
- Returns director/choreographer Christine O’Grady to Bloomington. Christine choreographed Cardinal’s productions of Oliver! and Christmas Carol and she is currently the associate choreographer for the national tour of Broadway’s Hair