A Year With Frog and Toad KIDS (2014-2015)

Music by Robert Reale, Book and Lyrics by Willie Reale
Based on the books by Arnold Lobel


Four full length performances of A Year With Frog and Toad KIDS were held on October 24-26, 2014 in the Breanua Theatre On The Square in downtown Gainesville, GA.

Graphic Artwork for poster: Efrain Davila Jr.

2015 Junior Theater Festival - Excellence in Music!

The Petite Poppers cast of A Year With Frog and Toad KIDS won the "Excellence in Music" award at the international Junior Theater Festival! (January 17-18, 2015).

101 teams from 28 states (and other countries) competed at the 2015 JTF.

Congratulations to all of our award winners at JTF 2015!

Excellence in Music: Petite Poppers

All Star Cast: Asa Chastain, Halli Rider

Golden Ticket for the Choreography DVD audition: Jonathan Ingram, Callie Skipper

Broadway Jr Slam: Hayes Hogan, Callie Skipper

Watch the JTF judge's adjudication of the team's performance

Production Team

Director:Celeste Morris
Music Director:Heidi Rider
Choreographer:Kaitlin Gentry
Artistic Directors:Haden Rider, Carly Ann Berg
Stage Manager:Emily Taylor, Dillon Wilcox
Assistant Stage Manager:Lauren Waycaster
Set Designer:Douglas Conner McVey
Costume Designer:Kawanna Martin
Lighting Designer:Lydia Simpson
Sound Designer:Carli Nordholz
Dance Captain:Jennafer Kirby

Cast of A Year With Frog and Toad KIDS

Frog:Jonathan Ingram
Toad:Halli Rider
Snails:Seth Martin, Joseph Masson, Hayes Hogan, Asa Chastain
Turtle:Jennafer Kirby
Mouse:Annie Cobb
Lizard:Kayna Adams
Birds:Callie Skipper, Ansley Allen, Olivia Mathews, Abi Minnear, Cecelia Castro
Ensemble: Maddie Greene, Anna Grace Marshall, Kristina Nash, Angelica Krubeck, Jubilee Chastain, Perry Morris, Drew Hill, Mimi Masson, Anslie Hogan, Abigail Trotman


Master Carpenter:Ricky Coca
Props Master:Linsey Thaxton
Light Board Operator:Lydia Simpson
Sound Board Operator:Cassie Tidwell
Paint Charge:Haden Rider
Run Crew:Kennedy Salters, Jessica Kirby
Graphic Artwork:Efrain Davila Jr.
Marketing:Dan Berg

Special Thanks

Special Thanks to: Gainesville Theatre Alliance, Brenau University, University of North Georgia, Darrell Morris, Jim Hammond, and the Atlanta Road Church of Christ.

Play On Players would like to also thank all of the parents who were involved with this production. THANK YOU!

A Year With Frog and Toad KIDS was presented through special arrangement with Music Theatre International (MTI).
All authorized performance materials were also supplied by MTI. 421 West 54th Street, New York, NY 10019
Phone: (212) 541-4684 Fax: (212) 397-4684 www.MTIShows.com