Book, Music & Lyrics by Gloria Bond Clunie

Adapted from the book by Matt de la Pena and illustrated by Christian Robinson

Cast: 7+

Ages: 6+

In this theatrical adaptation of a simple, yet powerful book, a bus ride down Market Street prompts young CJ to marvel at his grandmother’s ability to see beauty in a less than perfect world.  Commissioned and first produced by Children’s Theatre of Charlotte: Adam Burke, Artistic Director, Linda Reynolds, Managing Director.

Caldecott, Newbery and Coretta Scott King Book Awards