The Stinky Cheese Man and Other Fairly Stupid Tales
based on the book by Jon Scieszka and Lane Smith
by John Glore

Productions (65)
  • Comedy with music
  • 55 - 65 minutes
  • 3 f, 4 m (7-30 actors possible: 3-14 f, 4-18 m)
  • Set: Flexible.
  • Standard Edition ISBN: 978-1-62384-970-2

The Stinky Cheese Man and Other Fairly Stupid Tales
based on the book by Jon Scieszka and Lane Smith
by John Glore

(2)
Productions (65)
  • Comedy with music
  • 55 - 65 minutes
  • 3 f, 4 m (7-30 actors possible: 3-14 f, 4-18 m)
  • Set: Flexible.

Though the characters may be familiar, each of your favorite storybook fables is uproariously derailed in this adaptation of Jon Scieszka and Lane Smith's quintessential children's book of fractured fairy tales. Everything from "Chicken Little" to "The Gingerbread Man" gets a complete makeover. Fun music and witty narration accompany the likes of ineloquent giants, sassy barnyard animals, colossal cow pies, and enough stinky cheese to go around.

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Though the characters may be familiar, each of your favorite storybook fables is uproariously derailed in this adaptation of Jon Scieszka and Lane Smith's quintessential children's book of fractured fairy tales. Everything from "Chicken Little" to "The Gingerbread Man" gets a complete makeover. Fun music and witty narration accompany the likes of ineloquent giants, sassy barnyard animals, colossal cow pies, and enough stinky cheese to go around.

If you'd like lead sheets, instrumental performance tracks, and tracks with guide vocals, please contact Tim Horrigan (thisboy47@cox.net) to make a special arrangement to license these items.

  • Comedy with music
  • 55 - 65 minutes
  • 3 f, 4 m (7-30 actors possible: 3-14 f, 4-18 m)
  • Set: Flexible.
  • Standard Edition ISBN: 978-1-62384-970-2

Production History

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Location
JAN 27, 2019 - JAN 29, 2016
Hellstern Middle School
Springdale, AR United States
Hellstern Middle School Springdale, AR United States
SEP 11, 2017 - JUN 11, 2018
Tokyo Theatre For Children
Tokyo, Japan
Tokyo Theatre For Children Tokyo, Japan
JUN 12, 2017 - JUN 19, 2017
Not Just Dance
Chantilly, VA United States
Not Just Dance Chantilly, VA United States
MAY 12, 2017 - MAY 14, 2017
Marblehead Little Theatre
Marblehead, MA United States
Marblehead Little Theatre Marblehead, MA United States
MAY 11, 2017 - MAY 13, 2017
U. B. Kinsey Palmview Elementary School Of The Arts
West Palm Beach, FL United States
U. B. Kinsey Palmview Elementary School Of The Arts West Palm Beach, FL United States
MAY 10, 2017 - MAY 10, 2017
TYA
Nantucket Public School, MA United States
TYA Nantucket Public School, MA United States
MAY 05, 2017 - MAY 06, 2017
Cardinal Community School
Eldon, IA United States
Cardinal Community School Eldon, IA United States
MAY 04, 2017 - MAY 06, 2017
King's Fork High School
Suffolk, VA United States
King's Fork High School Suffolk, VA United States
MAY 04, 2017 - MAY 06, 2017
Theatre On The Ridge
Paradise, CA United States
Theatre On The Ridge Paradise, CA United States
APR 29, 2017 - MAY 07, 2017
The Studio Players
Montclair, NJ United States
The Studio Players Montclair, NJ United States
APR 14, 2017 - APR 16, 2017
Alaska Theatre Of Youth
Anchorage, AK United States
Alaska Theatre Of Youth Anchorage, AK United States
APR 13, 2017 - APR 13, 2017
Kincaid Central School
Kincaid, SK Canada
Kincaid Central School Kincaid, SK Canada
APR 07, 2017 - APR 09, 2017
Gravette High School
Gravette, AR United States
Gravette High School Gravette, AR United States
MAR 30, 2017 - MAR 30, 2017
Tokyo Theatre For Children
Tokyo, Japan
Tokyo Theatre For Children Tokyo, Japan
MAR 11, 2017 - MAR 19, 2017
Alden Theatre
McLean, VA United States
Alden Theatre McLean, VA United States
MAR 06, 2017 - MAR 10, 2017
Cienega High School
Tucson, AZ United States
Cienega High School Tucson, AZ United States
MAR 01, 2017 - MAR 30, 2017
MMSA School
St. Paul, MN United States
MMSA School St. Paul, MN United States
FEB 26, 2017 - FEB 27, 2017
Haywood County Board Of Education
Brownsville, TN United States
Haywood County Board Of Education Brownsville, TN United States
FEB 23, 2017 - FEB 25, 2017
MUW Theatre
Columbus, MS United States
MUW Theatre Columbus, MS United States
FEB 17, 2017 - FEB 26, 2017
Children's Museum & Theatre Of Maine
Portland, ME United States
Children's Museum & Theatre Of Maine Portland, ME United States
DEC 09, 2016 - DEC 09, 2016
Luna Middle School
San Antonio, TX United States
Luna Middle School San Antonio, TX United States
DEC 09, 2016 - DEC 18, 2016
Youth Theatre Northwest
Mercer Island, WA United States
Youth Theatre Northwest Mercer Island, WA United States
DEC 08, 2016 - DEC 09, 2016
Campbell High School
Smyrna, GA United States
Campbell High School Smyrna, GA United States
DEC 02, 2016 - DEC 02, 2016
Hamlin School District
Hayti, SD United States
Hamlin School District Hayti, SD United States
DEC 02, 2016 - DEC 17, 2016
The Garage Theatre
Long Beach, CA United States
The Garage Theatre Long Beach, CA United States
NOV 18, 2016 - NOV 20, 2016
Children's Theater Project
Rockford, IL United States
Children's Theater Project Rockford, IL United States
NOV 18, 2016 - NOV 18, 2016
North Salem Middle School
North Salem, NY United States
North Salem Middle School North Salem, NY United States
NOV 16, 2016 - NOV 19, 2016
Winston Churchill High School
Lethbridge, AB Canada
Winston Churchill High School Lethbridge, AB Canada
NOV 15, 2016 - DEC 10, 2016
Deshler High School Drama
Deshler, NE United States
Deshler High School Drama Deshler, NE United States
NOV 04, 2016 - NOV 06, 2016
Penobscot Theatre Company
Bangor, ME United States
Penobscot Theatre Company Bangor, ME United States
OCT 28, 2016 - NOV 16, 2016
Theatre Arts Magnet
Richardson, TX United States
Theatre Arts Magnet Richardson, TX United States
OCT 13, 2016 - OCT 17, 2016
Market House Theatre
Paducah, KY United States
Market House Theatre Paducah, KY United States
OCT 05, 2016 - OCT 07, 2016
South Garland High School
Garland, TX United States
South Garland High School Garland, TX United States
OCT 01, 2016 - OCT 30, 2016
Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center
Colorado Springs, CO United States
Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center Colorado Springs, CO United States
SEP 30, 2016 - OCT 02, 2016
Hilliard Davidson High School
Hilliard, OH United States
Hilliard Davidson High School Hilliard, OH United States
AUG 06, 2016 - AUG 13, 2016
Holton Community Theatre
Holton, KS United States
Holton Community Theatre Holton, KS United States
JUL 29, 2016 - JUL 29, 2016
Muth' Community Players
Frankenmuth, MI United States
Muth' Community Players Frankenmuth, MI United States
JUL 28, 2016 - JUL 30, 2016
Howmet Playhouse
Whitehall, MI United States
Howmet Playhouse Whitehall, MI United States
JUL 23, 2016 - JUL 24, 2016
Priscilla Beach Theatre
Plymouth, MA United States
Priscilla Beach Theatre Plymouth, MA United States
JUL 22, 2016 - JUL 22, 2016
Theater Plus!
Marshfield, MA United States
Theater Plus! Marshfield, MA United States
JUN 17, 2016 - JUN 19, 2016
Masterworx Community Theater
Lynchburg, VA United States
Masterworx Community Theater Lynchburg, VA United States
JUN 07, 2016 - JUN 07, 2016
Ogemaw Heights Theatrical Troupe
West Branch, MI United States
Ogemaw Heights Theatrical Troupe West Branch, MI United States
MAY 29, 2016 - MAY 29, 2016
Rose Tree Media School District
Wallingford, PA United States
Rose Tree Media School District Wallingford, PA United States
MAY 24, 2016 - JUN 18, 2016
Gifford Family Theatre At Le Moyne College
Syracuse, NY United States
Gifford Family Theatre At Le Moyne College Syracuse, NY United States
MAY 21, 2016 - MAY 21, 2016
Lake Dillon Theatre Company
Silverthorne, CO United States
Lake Dillon Theatre Company Silverthorne, CO United States
MAY 13, 2016 - MAY 13, 2016
The Studio Performing Arts Center
East Lansing, MI United States
The Studio Performing Arts Center East Lansing, MI United States
APR 23, 2016 - APR 30, 2016
Original Kids Theatre Company
London, ON Canada
Original Kids Theatre Company London, ON Canada
APR 18, 2016 - APR 19, 2016
Spartan Theatre Company
Springfield, VA United States
Spartan Theatre Company Springfield, VA United States
APR 06, 2016 - JUN 12, 2016
Arden Theatre Company
Philadelphia, PA United States
Arden Theatre Company Philadelphia, PA United States
APR 01, 2016 - APR 02, 2016
Prescott Elementary School - Chicago Public Schools
Chicago, IL United States
Prescott Elementary School - Chicago Public Schools Chicago, IL United States
MAR 18, 2016 - MAR 20, 2016
Nashville High School Drama Department
Nashville, IL United States
Nashville High School Drama Department Nashville, IL United States
MAR 09, 2016 - AUG 10, 2016
Seaside Repertory Theatre
Rosemary Beach, FL United States
Seaside Repertory Theatre Rosemary Beach, FL United States
MAR 04, 2016 - MAR 05, 2016
Oelwein Middle School Drama
Oelwein, IA United States
Oelwein Middle School Drama Oelwein, IA United States
MAR 03, 2016 - MAR 05, 2016
Catholic Central High School
Troy, NY United States
Catholic Central High School Troy, NY United States
MAR 03, 2016 - MAR 04, 2016
Nichols Junior High
Arlington, TX United States
Nichols Junior High Arlington, TX United States
FEB 26, 2016 - MAR 05, 2016
Intergenerational Theatre Productions
Eagan, MN United States
Intergenerational Theatre Productions Eagan, MN United States
FEB 25, 2016 - MAR 06, 2016
Chance Theater
Anaheim, CA United States
Chance Theater Anaheim, CA United States
FEB 12, 2016 - FEB 12, 2016
Hellstern Middle School
Springdale, AR United States
Hellstern Middle School Springdale, AR United States
JAN 08, 2016 - JAN 09, 2016
Sergeant Bluff Luton School Warrior Theatre
Sergeant Bluff, IA United States
Sergeant Bluff Luton School Warrior Theatre Sergeant Bluff, IA United States
NOV 20, 2015 - NOV 21, 2015
Barrington Community Theatre
Barrington, RI United States
Barrington Community Theatre Barrington, RI United States
NOV 18, 2015 - DEC 01, 2015
Lourdes Central Catholic Schools
Nebraska City, NE United States
Lourdes Central Catholic Schools Nebraska City, NE United States
NOV 07, 2015 - NOV 08, 2015
Allen's Community Theatre
Allen, TX United States
Allen's Community Theatre Allen, TX United States
NOV 06, 2015 - NOV 07, 2015
Falcon Productions
Falconer, NY United States
Falcon Productions Falconer, NY United States
APR 17, 2015 - APR 17, 2015
Children's Community Charter School
Paradise, CA United States
Children's Community Charter School Paradise, CA United States
MAY 23, 2014 - JUN 08, 2014
South Coast Repertory
Costa Mesa, CA United States
South Coast Repertory Costa Mesa, CA United States
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Location
JAN 27, 2019 - JAN 29, 2016
Hellstern Middle School
Springdale, AR United States
Hellstern Middle School Springdale, AR United States
SEP 11, 2017 - JUN 11, 2018
Tokyo Theatre For Children
Tokyo, Japan
Tokyo Theatre For Children Tokyo, Japan
JUN 12, 2017 - JUN 19, 2017
Not Just Dance
Chantilly, VA United States
Not Just Dance Chantilly, VA United States
MAY 12, 2017 - MAY 14, 2017
Marblehead Little Theatre
Marblehead, MA United States
Marblehead Little Theatre Marblehead, MA United States
MAY 11, 2017 - MAY 13, 2017
U. B. Kinsey Palmview Elementary School Of The Arts
West Palm Beach, FL United States
U. B. Kinsey Palmview Elementary School Of The Arts West Palm Beach, FL United States
MAY 10, 2017 - MAY 10, 2017
TYA
Nantucket Public School, MA United States
TYA Nantucket Public School, MA United States
MAY 05, 2017 - MAY 06, 2017
Cardinal Community School
Eldon, IA United States
Cardinal Community School Eldon, IA United States
MAY 04, 2017 - MAY 06, 2017
King's Fork High School
Suffolk, VA United States
King's Fork High School Suffolk, VA United States
MAY 04, 2017 - MAY 06, 2017
Theatre On The Ridge
Paradise, CA United States
Theatre On The Ridge Paradise, CA United States
APR 29, 2017 - MAY 07, 2017
The Studio Players
Montclair, NJ United States
The Studio Players Montclair, NJ United States
APR 14, 2017 - APR 16, 2017
Alaska Theatre Of Youth
Anchorage, AK United States
Alaska Theatre Of Youth Anchorage, AK United States
APR 13, 2017 - APR 13, 2017
Kincaid Central School
Kincaid, SK Canada
Kincaid Central School Kincaid, SK Canada
APR 07, 2017 - APR 09, 2017
Gravette High School
Gravette, AR United States
Gravette High School Gravette, AR United States
Sort by Most Recent
Production Group
Location
OCT 01, 2016 - OCT 30, 2016
Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center
Colorado Springs, CO United States
Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center Colorado Springs, CO United States
MAY 24, 2016 - JUN 18, 2016
Gifford Family Theatre At Le Moyne College
Syracuse, NY United States
Gifford Family Theatre At Le Moyne College Syracuse, NY United States
APR 06, 2016 - JUN 12, 2016
Arden Theatre Company
Philadelphia, PA United States
Arden Theatre Company Philadelphia, PA United States
MAR 09, 2016 - AUG 10, 2016
Seaside Repertory Theatre
Rosemary Beach, FL United States
Seaside Repertory Theatre Rosemary Beach, FL United States
MAY 23, 2014 - JUN 08, 2014
South Coast Repertory
Costa Mesa, CA United States
South Coast Repertory Costa Mesa, CA United States

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