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Bio:
Acclaimed American/Australian producer, director and writer. Founder of Rockefeller Productions. Original Works include: 'The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show', 'Paddington Gets In a Jam', 'Elmer the Patchwork Elephant Show', 'Mr Men & Little Miss On Stage', 'That Golden Girls Show!: A Puppet ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Acclaimed American/Australian producer, director and writer. Founder of Rockefeller Productions. Original Works include: 'The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show', 'Paddington Gets In a Jam', 'Elmer the Patchwork Elephant Show', 'Mr Men & Little Miss On Stage', 'That Golden Girls Show!: A Puppet ... (read complete bio)
THE VERY HUNGRY CATERPILLAR SHOW Returns To Theatres For Autumn/Winter Tour Next Mont Photo THE VERY HUNGRY CATERPILLAR SHOW Returns To Theatres For Autumn/Winter Tour Next Month
by Stephi Wild - Sep 27, 2021

One of the most iconic characters in children's literature will wiggle back to the stage next month! Following multiple seasons in London and New York, The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show returns for an Autumn/Winter tour, opening at Theatre Royal Winchester on Sunday 17 October.

VIDEO: Corbin Bleu Performs Theme Song From WINNIE THE POOH Musical Photo VIDEO: Corbin Bleu Performs Theme Song From WINNIE THE POOH Musical
by Stage Tube - Sep 25, 2021

Corbin Bleu performed The New Adventures of Winnie the Pooh theme song alongside a montage of puppets ahead of the upcoming off-Broadway run of Winnie the Pooh: The New Musical Adaptation, coming to New York City this October.

The Acorn Theatre 'Renamed' The Hundred Acre Wood Theatre at Theatre Row to Celebrate Photo The Acorn Theatre 'Renamed' The Hundred Acre Wood Theatre at Theatre Row to Celebrate Disney's WINNIE THE POOH
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 24, 2021

Theatre Row‚Äôs Theatre Three (formerly the Acorn Theatre) was ‚Äúrenamed‚ÄĚ The Hundred Acre Wood Theatre at Theatre Row, , for the run of the show, to celebrate the debut of Rockefeller Productions‚Äô highly anticipated new musical, Disney‚Äôs Winnie The Pooh.

FRIENDS PARODY (THE ONE WITH THE PUPPETS) to Premiere at Theatre Row This November Photo FRIENDS PARODY (THE ONE WITH THE PUPPETS) to Premiere at Theatre Row This November
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 23, 2021

Rockefeller Productions will ‚ÄėPIVOT!‚Äô from their current record-breaking musical, Disney‚Äôs Winnie the Pooh, to offer another audience favorite - the debut of Friends Parody (The One with the Puppets)¬†written by Doug Kmiotek and directed by Michael Hull. The show will make its World Premiere on Friday, November 5, 2021, at Theatre Row.

Cast Announced for WINNIE THE POOH: THE NEW MUSICAL STAGE ADAPTATION Photo Cast Announced for WINNIE THE POOH: THE NEW MUSICAL STAGE ADAPTATION
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 17, 2021

Rockefeller Productions has announced its cast and creative team for their highly anticipated debut of Disney’s Winnie The Pooh: The New Musical Stage Adaptation created by Jonathan Rockefeller beginning performances on October 21, 2021, at Theatre Row. 

DISNEY WINNIE THE POOH Announces Safety Protocols Photo DISNEY WINNIE THE POOH Announces Safety Protocols
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 13, 2021

Rockefeller Productions has announced one of the country’s most thorough and considerate safety protocols for their highly anticipated new musical, Disney Winnie The Pooh, beginning performances on October 21, 2021, at Theatre Row. The new protocols will ensure the safety of every audience member and performer.

Rockefeller Productions Launches Tour Booking Company The Rockefeller Booking Agency Photo Rockefeller Productions Launches Tour Booking Company The Rockefeller Booking Agency
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 31, 2021

Acclaimed producer of family entertainment, Rockefeller Productions, has announced that it will launch an in-house tour booking agency, The Rockefeller Booking Agency, led by industry veteran Josh Sherman.  

Photos: Puppets Revealed for WINNIE THE POOH - The New Musical Stage Adaptation! Photo Photos: Puppets Revealed for WINNIE THE POOH - The New Musical Stage Adaptation!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 26, 2021

Winnie the Pooh: The New Musical Adaptation is developed and presented by renowned family entertainment creator Jonathan Rockefeller (whose spectacular puppetry is omnipresent in the acclaimed productions of The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show and Paddington Gets in a Jam).

BWW Feature: IN PERSON SHOWS FOR 2021-2022 SEASON at Dallas Children's Theater Photo BWW Feature: IN PERSON SHOWS FOR 2021-2022 SEASON at Dallas Children's Theater
by Lorens Portalatin - Aug 20, 2021

After a year of primarily virtual performances, Dallas Children's Theater (DCT) is planning to open its doors to in-person audiences once more. As the world continues to work its way through the many COVID challenges, DCT hopes to offer some reprieve in the form of a family-friendly season focused on Brighter Days. The 2021-2022 season of plays is filled with heartwarming, hopeful tales, and lots of laughter. Warmth and energy sit at the core of each play in this streamlined season beginning with a hearty welcome-back experience titled CIRCO METROPOLIS on September 18.

Dallas Children's Theater Announces In-Person Shows in its 2021-2022 Season Photo Dallas Children's Theater Announces In-Person Shows in its 2021-2022 Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 19, 2021

After a year of primarily virtual performances, Dallas Children’s Theater is planning to open its doors to in-person audiences once more. As the world continues to work its way through the many COVID challenges, DCT hopes to offer some reprieve in the form of a family-friendly season focused on Brighter Days.

New Block of Tickets is Now On Sale For DISNEY WINNIE THE POOH Photo New Block of Tickets is Now On Sale For DISNEY WINNIE THE POOH
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 27, 2021

Due to an overwhelming response, Rockefeller Productions is opening a new block of weekend tickets for the highly anticipated Disney Winnie the Pooh: The New Musical Adaptation.

THAT GOLDEN GIRLS SHOW! Puppet Parody Is Coming to the UIS Performing Arts Center Photo THAT GOLDEN GIRLS SHOW! Puppet Parody Is Coming to the UIS Performing Arts Center
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 12, 2021

'That Golden Girls Show!' is a brand-new show that parodies classic Golden Girls moments - with puppets! Get set for an evening of cheesecake, laughter, jazzercise, shoulder pads, sex, and the elegant art of the quick-witted put down.

WINNIE THE POOH: THE NEW MUSICAL ADAPTATION Will Open Off-Broadway This Fall Photo WINNIE THE POOH: THE NEW MUSICAL ADAPTATION Will Open Off-Broadway This Fall
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 25, 2021

Deep in the Hundred Acre Wood, a new adventure is about to happen. Disney’s iconic Winnie the Pooh, Christopher Robin, and their best friends Piglet, Eeyore, Kanga, Roo, Rabbit and Owl (and Tigger too!) will all arrive on stage in a new beautifully-crafted musical stage adaptation. 

Metro Theater Company Extends Run Of THE VERY HUNGRY CATERPILLAR SHOW Through May 23 Photo Metro Theater Company Extends Run Of THE VERY HUNGRY CATERPILLAR SHOW Through May 23
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 12, 2021

Metro Theater Company is extending the run of The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show / La Oruga Muy Hambrienta Espectáculo through Sunday, May 23. Six additional performances have been added to the schedule: Friday, May 21 at 3 p.m. and 5:30 p.m., Saturday, May 22 at 10:30 a.m. and 1 p.m., and Sunday, May 23 at 10:30 a.m. and 1 p.m.

Metro Theater Company Returns To Live Performances With THE VERY HUNGRY CATERPILLAR S Photo Metro Theater Company Returns To Live Performances With THE VERY HUNGRY CATERPILLAR SHOW
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 29, 2021

Metro Theater Company will resume live performances after a year of exclusively digital programming with an outdoor production of the global sensation, The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show. Created by Jonathan Rockefeller, The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show brings Eric Carle's beautifully imaginative stories to life.

16 Original Episodes of THAT GOLDEN GIRLS SHOW! - A PUPPET PARODY to be Broadcast on  Photo 16 Original Episodes of THAT GOLDEN GIRLS SHOW! - A PUPPET PARODY to be Broadcast on Broadway On Demand
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 3, 2020

16 new, original episodes of That Golden Girl Show! A Puppet Parody will be released on Broadway On Demand beginning September 14, 2020. Broadway On Demand is currently available in Apps for iPhone, iPad and Apple TV.

Winners Announced for the 10th Annual Off Broadway Alliance Awards! Photo Winners Announced for the 10th Annual Off Broadway Alliance Awards!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 19, 2020

On Tuesday, May 19, presenters Charles Bush and Julie Halston, along with OBA President Peter Breger, announced the 10th Annual Off Broadway Alliance. The Off Broadway Alliance plans on celebrating this year's winners with a reception this Fall.

Julie Halston and Charles Busch to Announce Winners for the 10th Annual Off Broadway  Photo Julie Halston and Charles Busch to Announce Winners for the 10th Annual Off Broadway Alliance Awards
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 14, 2020

Charles Busch and Julie Halston will announce the winners of the 10th Annual Off Broadway Alliance Awards on Tuesday, May 19 at 11:30 am. The winners will be announced via streaming on Facebook and YouTube.

EMOJILAND, SING STREET, LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS and More Nominated for Off Broadway Al Photo EMOJILAND, SING STREET, LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS and More Nominated for Off Broadway Alliance Awards
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 28, 2020

Michael Musto, joined the Off Broadway Alliance's Nominating Committee this morning and announced this season's Off Broadway Alliance Award nominees.

PADDINGTON GETS IN A JAM Will Celebrate its 100th Performance Photo PADDINGTON GETS IN A JAM Will Celebrate its 100th Performance
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 20, 2020

Jonathan Rockefeller's Paddington Gets in a Jam will celebrate its 100th performance on Sunday, February 23, 2020 (2 PM) at Union Square's DR2 Theatre. Paddington Gets in a Jam began its limited Off-Broadway run on December 13, 2019.

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