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Commissioned Shows

Over the years, Child’s Play has created commissioned shows for various sponsors.  Commissioned shows can be made to order.

At Microsoft, we created a writing contest with the specific theme of illustrating the benefits of a website.  At Target, we created a program to coincide with their Honor Your Teacher project.  And, at Kraft Foods, we developed a multi-year program, working with them as an Arts Partner for over five years.

Perry and kids

The Bushnell Theatre in Hartford, Connecticut commissioned us year after year to create a show based on the “world premiere” writings of their local children for their Language Arts Festival.  Similarly, for the Westport Country Playhouse in Westport, Connecticut, we developed a production called Something of Our Own, showcasing writings from children in their community.
Commissioned shows bring benefits to both Child’s Play and our partners and are a win/win.