The Velveteen Rabbit

60 minutes
Online
Red Bank
Public Performances
November 12 - December 13 (Streaming begins November 19)
School Performances
Digitally streaming November 19, 2020 - May 31, 2021
Ages
4+
Grades
K-6

About the Show

Margery Williams’ award-winning classic tale of a stuffed toy rabbit made real by a child’s enduring love is retold in a modern and delightfully electric holiday musical. In an era of virtual reality and Minecraft, this musical captures the joy and magic of the book you know and love, with a 16-bit digital twist. This happy, hoppy, holiday show will get the entire family into the spirit of the season.

View the digital program here.

Show Times

Date & Time Location
November 12
Thursday - 7:00pm
Red Bank Road
November 13
Friday - 7:00pm
Red Bank Road
November 14
Saturday - 11:00am
Red Bank Road
November 14
Saturday - 2:00pm
Red Bank Road
November 14
Saturday - 5:00pm
Red Bank Road
November 15
Sunday - 2:00pm
Red Bank Road
November 15
Sunday - 5:00pm
Red Bank Road
November 19
Thursday - 7:00pm
Red Bank Road
November 20
Friday - 7:00pm
Red Bank Road
November 21
Saturday - 11:00am
Red Bank Road
November 21
Saturday - 2:00pm
Red Bank Road
November 21
Saturday - 5:00pm
Red Bank Road
November 22
Sunday - 2:00pm
Red Bank Road
November 22
Sunday - 5:00pm
Red Bank Road
December 3
Thursday - 7:00pm
Red Bank Road
December 4
Friday - 7:00pm
Red Bank Road
December 5
Saturday - 11:00am
Red Bank Road
December 5
Saturday - 2:00pm
Red Bank Road
December 5
Saturday - 5:00pm
Red Bank Road
December 6
Sunday - 2:00pm
Red Bank Road
December 6
Sunday - 5:00pm
Red Bank Road
December 10
Thursday - 7:00pm
Red Bank Road
December 11
Friday - 7:00pm
Red Bank Road
December 12
Saturday - 11:00am
Red Bank Road
December 12
Saturday - 2:00pm
Red Bank Road
December 12
Saturday - 5:00pm
Red Bank Road
December 13
Sunday - 2:00pm
Red Bank Road
December 13
Sunday - 5:00pm
Red Bank Road

Credits

Directed by Roderick Justice

Adapted by William S. Kilborne Jr and Albert T. Viola.

Music by Albert T. Viola.

Lyrics by William S. Kilborne, Jr.

Show Resources

Study Guides
The Velveteen Rabbit
Show Companion Activity Packet
Grades K-5
30 minutes of self-guided, show-related activity with answer key.
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Podcasts
The Velveteen Rabbit Edition

The Children’s Theatre of Cincinnati, the nation’s oldest professional theatre for young audiences, invites the young (and young-at-heart) to take a peek behind the scenes. TCT’s Education Manager, Maddie Burgoon Jones, interviews the Velveteen Rabbit himself (and her husband!) James Jones. Find out about how TCT has been working behind the scenes to make the in-person performances safe for actors and audience members, and about how this production is infused with a technological look and feel.

Public / Homeschool Offerings

See the show in person!

Only 44 seats per performance will be sold. Social distancing and masks will be required. Six feet of social distancing in all directions between seating groups of no more than four (4) individuals who are all members of the same family/group will be maintained.

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Broadway On Demand

Digitally streaming via Broadway on Demand through May 31, 2021.

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Venue / School Offerings

Broadway On Demand

Digitally streaming via Broadway on Demand through May 31, 2021.

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Live Virtual Talkback

Schedule a Virtual Live Talkback with an actor or artist related to the show: Regardless of when your students/audience watch the show, they can interact via web conferencing.

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