Seeing my Skippy family brought to life by talented performers is almost as exciting as getting to sit in an audience surrounded by adoring young Skippy fans who know just the right time to “clap! clap!” throughout the show. Theatreworks USA is phenomenal!
– Judith Schachner
NY Times bestselling author of Skippyjon Jones
Mirror, mirror on the wall, who is the bravest Chihuahua of them all? Skippyjon Jones the Siamese cat who thinks he’s a Mexican Chihuahua of course!
While his sisters listen to Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, Skippy heads off for the REAL adventure awaiting him in his closet. There, as his alter ego Skippito Friskito, and with the help of his friends the Seven Chimichangos, Skippyjon must rescue the beautiful princess Nieve Qué (Snow What), battle the evil dragon and defeat the Bruja. A brand new musical based on the book by Judy Schachner, Skippyjon Jones Snow What is a twist on the classic fairytale Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs.
Theatreworks USA is America’s largest and most prolific professional not-for-profit theatre for young and family audiences. The national touring company has a notable history of not only providing young audiences with their first taste of the performing arts, but also giving young actors, writers, directors, and designers an early opportunity to work in this field.
At Upper Darby Performing Arts Center, we’re thrilled to offer the talent of this distinguished theater company to our young audiences!
From the Theatreworks Website