NJ Theatre Alliance’s Stages Festival

2 p.m. on Saturday, March 21
in the WheatonArts Event Center

FREE and open to the public! Appropriate for children in pre-school through fifth grade.
Part of the New Jersey Theatre Alliance’s Stages Festival.

Click here to reserve a spot at the show! 

This year’s play is an adaptation of the popular children’s book, “The Velveteen Rabbit,” written by Margery Williams. Watch as The Pushcart Players bring the book to life! A young boy’s love and a little nursery magic help transform the Velveteen Rabbit from a favorite plaything into a real rabbit. The Boy and Velveteen embark on exciting imaginary adventures, from deep dark caves to the wide-open sea, and together they learn the true meaning of friendship in this musical re-telling of one of America’s favorite storybooks.

Attendees are invited to engage with The Cumberland County Library at their informational table before and after the performance to learn more about the book. They will also host a small hands-on activity for children once the play has ended!


To learn more about the New Jersey Theatre Alliance, Click Here.
To learn more about the Stages Festival, Click Here.

The Stages Festival is a project of the New Jersey State Council on the Arts and the Alliance. Major funding is also provided by Bank of America, The Horizon Foundation for New Jersey, and PSEG Foundation. Additional support is provided by individuals, corporations, and foundations such as The Blanche and Irving Laurie Foundation, F.M. Kirby Foundation, The Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation, Fund for the New Jersey Blind, and George A. Ohl, Jr. Trust.
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