HAROLD AND THE PURPLE CRAYON

FAMILY FRIENDLY PERFORMANCE

Co-choreographed with Terence Marling and premiered by Hubbard Street 2, 2010 // Co-commissioned by John F. Kennedy Center and Hubbard Street 2 

Harold and the Purple Crayon: A Dance Adventure is an interactive dance adaptation inspired by the 1955 classic children’s book Harold and the Purple Crayon by Crockett Johnson, which tells the story of a young boy named Harold, who, equipped with his purple crayon and an infinite imagination, choreographs his own adventures.

Music by Andrew Bird

Narration by Joel Cory

Lighting Design by Matt Miller

Scenic and Projection Design by Ryan Wineinger

Costumes by Rebecca Shouse

50 minutes