Bud, Not Buddy

Bud, Not Buddy

By Kirsten Greenidge

Based on the Newbery Medal-winning novel by Christopher Paul Curtis

Composer: Terence Blanchard

At Grandel Theatre
3610 Grandel Square

In partnership with
Jazz St. Louis

School Matinees ($8)
Feb. 6–23
Tues. – Fri. at 10AM

Public Performances
Feb. 4–25
Fri. & Sat. at 7PM
Sun. at 2PM

Adult: $20
Student/Military/Senior (55+): $16
Groups of 10 or more: $14/ticket
Orchestra Box (seats 4): $72

For information about booking a school performance, contact the Community Engagement Manager at Community at metroplays dot org or 314.932.7414 ext. 106

Bud, Not Buddy follows ten-year-old Bud as he sets off on an epicadventure to find his father who he believes is leading a travelingjazz band. Set in 1930s America, Bud’s odyssey is filled with the joyof finding family and plenty of live jazz music,

Based on the Newbery Medal and Coretta Scott King Award-winning novel, this play combines actors with a 13-piece jazz band performing an original score composed by five-time, Grammy-winning jazz artist Terence Blanchard to tell the story of a boy who finds a home and a passion for music. Bud, Not Buddy is perfect for the whole family!

Download the Bud, Not Buddy Flyer

Download the Bud, Not Buddy educator’s guide

Sponsored by

Ken & Nancy Kranzberg

John & Alison Ferring

The SAIGH Foundation

Berges Family Foundation

EmersonGateway Foundation

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Kranzbrg Arts Foundation Employees Community Fund of Boeing St. Louis

Wells Fargo Advisors Arts & Education Council Regional Arts Commission of St. Louis

For more information, contact Michael B. Perkins, Metro Theater Company Community Engagement Manager at community at metroplays dot org or 314.932.7414 x106