Don't Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus! The Musical!

About

Whatever you do, don't let the Pigeon star in his own musical production! With a script written by Mo Willems, the creator of the #1 New York Times best-selling, Caldecott Honor award-winning "Pigeon" picture books, and featuring music by Deborah Wicks La Puma (Elephant & Piggie's We Are in a Play!), TheaterWorksUSA‘s Don't Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus! The Musical! is even more fun than staying up late and having a hot dog party!

It's not easy being the Pigeon-you never get to do ANYTHING! But when the Bus Driver has a crisis that threatens to make her passengers (gasp!) late, maybe that wily bird CAN do something. Featuring an innovative mix of songs, and feathers,
Don't Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus! The Musical! is sure to get everyone's wings flapping.

Approximate Running Time: 60 Minutes
Recommended Ages: Grades Pre-K through 2

Curriculum Connections

  • Communication and Language Arts
  • Music
  • Literature Based

Themes

  • Friendship
  • Exploration
  • Teamwork
  • Creativity
  • Adventure

Fun Fact

#1 New York Times Bestseller Mo Willems (Author of the book Don't Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus!) began his career as a writer and animator for PBS' Sesame Street, where he garnered 6 Emmy Awards for his writing.

Original Credits

Script by Mo Willems, Mr. Warburton
Lyrics by Mo Willems
Music by Deborah Wicks La Puma

Based on the book Don't Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus! by Mo Willems