Today’s cast member is Lauren MacDonough who plays Yellow! “Yellow is all about having fun and making everyone laugh. She loves a good joke and playing with her friends in their deep sea paradise. I love this show because there are so many great lessons to learn and it’s really fun bringing this cute book to life onstage!” ~Lauren Lauren McDonough is thrilled toLearn more
Today’s cast member is Kate Shannon who plays Orange! “I love playing Orange in The Rainbow Fish. She’s corky, fun, and feisty! It’s been so much fun to be a part of a brand new work with such a great message.” ~Kate Kate graduated from SUNY Oneonta with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Music and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Anthropology. SheLearn more
Spectrum is thrilled to announce a second run of productions of The Rainbow Fish: A Shiny New Musical at the Strong Museum of Play this January. After a successful first run at the 2015 Rochester Fringe Festival, The Rainbow Fish is back with a revised script and score, ready to debut at the Strong Museum in 2016 with the original cast. “We couldn’t beLearn more
Rochester’s Alex Powell has written a beautiful musical version of the children’s book by Marcus Pfister. The story is very kid friendly and the music is very adult friendly.
…But the best litmus test, perhaps, is how engaged the kids in the audience remained, from toddlers to elementary school age. Their tiny, whispered opinions on what the Rainbow Fish should do throughout the show suggested they were very much enjoying the story.