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Elephant & Piggie: Where it began (Act I)

Have you ever wondered how your favorite book becomes a live theater experience? In just a few days, Elephant & Piggie’s We Are In A Play will open here at The Rose, but before it could come to life on our stage, many people had to work for a long time to adapt Mo Willems’ popular book series into a story that artists could present live in front of an audience.

Author Mo Willems actually documented the process of writing the Elephant & Piggie play. See the steps his team took to bring these hysterical characters to the stage — and eventually, to The Rose! Just click the link below!

Mo Willems Doodles: Elephant & Piggie’s We Are In A Play

Check back tomorrow to learn even more about how this fun show made it to the stage in its world premiere at the Kennedy Center in Washington, D.C.!