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The Cast of Velveteen CastMeet the Cast of The Velveteen Rabbit
The seven actors who bring the beloved tale of The Velveteen Rabbit to life talk about their favorite childhood books and more. Find out more about them.
VIDEO: Scene from M ButterflyScenes from M. Butterfly
Watch scenes from South Coast Repertory’s production of M. Butterfly by David Henry Hwang.
Kat ZukaitisLove and Loss: Growing up with the Velveteen Rabbit
“There once was a velveteen rabbit.” Those six simple words start the beloved, classic tale The Velveteen Rabbit. Learn more about this classic tale, adapted for the stage, from Literary Associate Kat Zukaitis.
Fearns with ManabatParty Play: M. Butterfly
Celebrated playwright David Henry Hwang’s M. Butterfly opened to an appreciative and mesmerized audience. Take a look back at the opening night through commentary and photos.
The Cast of Oliver TwistThe Cast of Oliver Twist Gears Up for Performances
The Teen Players cast of Oliver Twist talk about what they’re excited about for the show and how their experience in the Conservatory have prepared them.
Shi Pei PuA Lasting Butterfly
Did you know that M. Butterfly was inspired by a true story? Learn more about playwright David Henry Hwang’s inspiration and about this timely production from the show’s dramaturg.
Beth LopesFrom Page to Stage: An Interview with Director Beth Lopes
Before rehearsals began for The Velveteen Rabbit—which Beth Lopes is directing—she took some time to answer a few questions about how a director brings a play to life.
The Cast of M. ButterflyMeet the Cast of M. Butterfly
The cast of M. Butterfly brings a wealth of experience to David Henry Hwang’s multi-award-winning play. Find out more about them.
Janet Allard and Margery WilliamsThe Velveteen Rabbit: About the Playwright and Book Author
The Velveteen Rabbit originated as a book by Margery Williams in 1922 and was later adapted for the stage by Janet Allard. Find out more about them.
Velveteen Rabbit logo typeA Classic Story Comes to the Stage: The Velveteen Rabbit
The Velveteen Rabbit became an enduring part of family literature. If it's been awhile since you and your family read the book, here's a story refresher from SCR's literary staff.