Elephant and Piggie’s “We Are in a Play”: Musical Info & Synopsis


Elephant & Piggie’s “We Are in a Play!” follows two best friends, Gerald the elephant and Piggie the pig, who are about to embark on a journey full of fun and laughter. When they receive an invitation to a party hosted by the singing Squirrelles, Piggie can’t contain her excitement, while Gerald worries about the possibility of anything going wrong. This musical is a perfect way to introduce young audiences to the theatre while celebrating the joy of friendship.

Musical Information

Musical Type: Contemporary (2013)

Cast Size: 5-8

Genre: Theatre for Young Audiences

Setting: Fictional / Any

Creative Team

Music: Deborah Wicks La Puma

Lyrics/Book: Mo Willems

Cast Albums

Studio Cast (2014)➝


Licensing: Music Theatre International➝


2010s, Animals, Based on Books, Family-Friendly, Metatheatre

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