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February 21 - March 31
Cabaret
Children Storytime Seating $8
Adult Storytime Seating $15
All Chair Seating $25

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About the Play


ELEPHANT & PIGGIE’S “WE ARE IN A PLAY!”

script and lyrics by Mo Willems
music by Deborah Wicks La Puma

joyful musical

The author of the best-selling Elephant & Piggie books brings you a rollicking celebration of friendship and fun in a colorful musical for children 3 to 8 years old and their families. With their backup trio the Squirrelles, Gerald and Piggie sing, dance and laugh their way through a day where anything can happen.

APPROXIMATE RUN TIME: 75 minutes, including pre- and post-show activities

Elephant & Piggie's "We Are in a Play!" is a joyful musical that contains strobe lights. 


Click here to view the program
Click here to read the study guide

About Exploring Stages
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The IRT presents Exploring Stages for a fifth season. Exploring Stages is specifically designed for children aged 3-8 and includes pre- and post-show activities led by IRT artists to engage young minds and allow families to experience live theatre together.  

Immediately after each performance, students will join an IRT teaching artist and cast members in various interactive learning activities designed to enhance their understanding of the play and the experience of live theatre. This post-show experience is FREE for any ticket holder and will last between 10 and 15 minutes.

The production includes ‘Storytime Seating’ where children are invited to sit cross-legged on carpet and enjoy the cast and characters up close. Parents can purchase a floor seat and watch the production while sitting with their children, or can purchase a seat along the back and side areas of the theatre.

To learn more about parking and traffic options click here.

Food and beverages are not served during the Exploring Stages production.
Sensory Friendly Performance
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SENSORY FRIENDLY PERFORMACE
Saturday, February 23, 2018  |  Performance at 1 PM

Sensory friendly performances are designed to create a welcoming experience for all, including those with autism or other sensory sensitivities. Elements of this performance may be adapted to ensure the comfort of all of our audience members.

Cast Members


 Jaddy Ciucci
JADDY CIUCCI
Squirrelle/Dog
SHAWNTÉ GASTON
SHAWNTÉ GASTON
Educator/Swing
Tiffany Gilliam
TIFFANY GILLIAM
Squirrelle
Devan Mathias
DEVAN MATHIAS
Piggie
Josiah McCruiston
JOSIAH MCCRUISTON
Educator/Swing
Carlos Medina Maldonado
CARLOS MEDINA MALDONADO
Gerald
Brianna Milan
BRIANNA MILAN
Squirrelle/Penguin

Creative Team

Benjamin HannaDirector
Kerry Lee ChipmanScenic Design
Guy ClarkCostume Design
Beth NuzumLighting Design
Todd ReischmanSound Design
Brent E. MartyMusical Director
Jillian GodwinChoreographer

Multimedia


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Video: Elephant & Piggie's "We Are in a Play!" | Production Video
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Video: Patron Reactions | Elephant & Piggie's "We Are in a Play!"
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Video: Elephant & Piggie's "We Are in a Play!" | Interview with Benjamin Hanna

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