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The Velveteen Rabbit is a musical by the director Leslie Reidel that centers on a young boy and his favorite stuffed rabbit. The show is based on a children’s novel with the same name and is known to most American kids. Simon Chan has composed the music and libretto of the stage adaptation. The curtain rises on the star of the show, Steve, a young boy who addresses the audience and tells them that today is his 19th birthday. He states that he has received birthday wishes from his parents already and a dollar bill from his grandma, which is a ritual. His brother Ben however, has forgotten his birthday which also happens every year. With the help of stage design, Steve then takes the spectators back in time to his childhood days when he was only six years old. He had a Velveteen Rabbit who was an important part of his life. Excitement is added into the plot when Steve reveals that his rabbit is real and the Nursery Magic Fairy turns his love for the stuffed animal into a miracle. To find out more, get your The Velveteen Rabbit tickets and experience for yourself watching this mesmerizing show live.
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Tony and Grammy Awards winning musician, Don Sebesky has led the orchestrations and composed songs. This adaptation recreates all the magic and tenderness of the original story while adding six amazing songs to the already catchy repertoire. With terrific melodies and inspiring lyrics, the new stage adaptation features danceable tunes that are easy for elementary school children to learn and sing along. For the older crowd, additional versions are available featuring few songs that have a more complex musical style and harmony. The music helps in taking the story forward and the talented ensemble performs it brilliantly. The cast is entertaining and interacts with the audience from the very beginning of the show. The story of Velveteen Rabbit will leave the audience in fits of laughter as well as make them sad with some moving turn of events. The most humble toy in the nursery, the stuffed rabbit obtains the love of the little boy and learns about the pain and joys of turning real. Other interesting characters in the musical include a wild rabbit, Ben, a boat and a rocking horse. Velveteen Rabbit presents an audience-pleasing story that is family centric, heartwarming and has a moral in the end.
The Velveteen Rabbit has a songs list that is both catchy and heart touching. The lyrics are by Gloria Nissenson and the smash hit of the show is certainly the track "Real" that has been performed beautifully. The other numbers include Toys, Toys, Toys, Nana’s Lullaby, I’m Real, Rabbit’s Lullaby, Little Feelings and Still Here among others. The CDs of the Velveteen Rabbit are sold all over the nation and are loved mostly by the young children. The Velveteen Rabbit’s twentieth anniversary edition contains Winston's pure version of music and also a complete cycle of story. In addition to the show, the spectators get a special treat; an arts workshop before the performance. In it the attendees learn about the original novel and how it was transformed into a musical. Themes of the show and how literature can become so interesting with the help of arts is discussed as well. Later, the kids along with their families get a chance to make their own rabbits and a pair of bunny ears in order to wear them throughout the show. And obviously, they are allowed to take them homes as well. Treat your kids to this wonderful show as it will not only offer entertainment but also a great learning experience. Book your The Velveteen Rabbit tickets now and have a great time with your family.