November 22, 2017 Glen N.H. - Daniel Tiger and his friends will be joining the Story Land family of characters in a new musical stage show, Daniel’s Grr-ific Day! Daniel’s Grr-ific Day will open summer 2018 starring Daniel Tiger, the main character from the award-winning animated preschool series, Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood, along with his friend Katerina Kittykat. After the show, kids will have the opportunity to meet and greet Daniel Tiger and his friends!
“We are so excited to bring such a beloved character from The Fred Rogers Company into Story Land!” said Eric Dziedzic, General Manager of Story Land. “Daniel Tiger has brought joy into millions of homes and we can’t wait for our guests to see our new stage show staring Daniel and his friends.”
About The Fred Rogers Company: The company was founded by Fred Rogers in 1971 as the non-profit producer of Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood for PBS. In the years that followed, it not only created hundreds of episodes of this much-loved program, but also extended Fred’s values and approach to other efforts in promoting children’s social, emotional and behavioral health and supporting parents, caregivers, teachers and other professionals in their work with children. The Fred Rogers Company continues to build on Fred’s legacy in innovative ways through a wide variety of media, and engaging new generations of children and families with his timeless wisdom. The company’s highly-rated, award-winning children’s series include Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood, Peg + Cat and Odd Squad. For more information, visit fredrogers.org.