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A Year with Frog and Toad at Carousel Theatre

Friday, March 2nd, 2012 — 8:04am PDT
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Carousel Theatre, the award-winning theatre for young people on Granville Island, presents A Year with Frog and Toad starting Saturday, March 3, 2012.

Todd Talbot, Allan Zinyk. Photo by Tim Matheson for Carousel Theatre.

“After playing to sold out houses and critical acclaim in 2010, Carousel Theatre is proud to bring the musical treat A Year with Frog and Toad back to the Waterfront Stage for an encore run. Join Frog, Toad, and friends for four seasons of adventures, and enjoy your favorite songs and stories all over again. Arnold Lobel’s beloved amphibian heroes come to life on stage in this charming musical exploration of friendship and fun.”

Where The Waterfront Theatre (1412 Cartwright on Granville Island)
Who The show is for ages 3 and up, just not babes in arms.
Dates Saturday, March 3 to Sunday, April 8, 2012.
Times Performances at 10:00am (some days, all ages) and 2:00pm.
Tickets Available online starting at $15 (for ages 3 to 17), $29 for adults, and $25 for seniors and college students. A seating map is available online as well.

Carousel Theatre Frog and Toad
Kaylee Harwood, Darren Burkett, Janet Gigliotti. Photo by Tim Matheson for Carousel Theatre.

I have a four-pack of tickets available to a show during the last two weeks of the run, March 25th to April 8th. The winner will be able to choose their performance time and invite 3 friends, young and old, to join them. Here’s how you can enter to win:

  • Leave a comment on this post (1 entry)
  • Post the following on Twitter (1 entry)
RT to enter to win 4 tickets to #YearWithFrogAndToad @CarouselTheatre from @Miss604

I will draw one winner at random from all entries next Thursday, March 8, 2012 at 11:00am. The winner will be contacted right away so that we can arrange ticket to the performance of their choice after March 25th.

Update The winner is Christie C!

Current contests on


  1. David says:

    would love to go!

  2. Chris says:

    This would be so much fun! Thanks for the chance ๐Ÿ˜‰

  3. Alice Irwin says:

    My children would hug, kiss, dance and sing songs for you if we were chosen!!

  4. Meghan says:

    My kids LOVE these books! Cool way to see it brought to life!

  5. Phy says:

    I want to go!

  6. Nafeesa says:

    I used to read these books all the time when I was little! Good times. I would love to bring my friends ๐Ÿ™‚

  7. Robyn Worcester says:

    I would love to take some of my kid friends to a live show!

  8. Irene says:

    I was already planning on going, so love to win tickets!

  9. Laura says:

    My son would love to attend this and would love to win tickets!!

  10. Harj says:

    Would LOVE to be present!

  11. Ro says:

    This would make a great family outing!

  12. Michael Kwan says:

    I haven’t been to live theatre in a while. This sounds like as good an opportunity as any.

  13. Tracy says:

    I loved these books when I was younger. It would be awesome to see the play!

  14. April says:

    I always have fun at the Carousel theatre!

  15. Leah says:

    can’t wait to see this show!

  16. Jason says:

    i take a group of 3 autisitic kids out every saturday (well behaved!) and this would be a perfect activity!! we have such a small budget for the month so dont get many opportunities to see some theater.

  17. Debra says:

    Would love to introduce the kids to live theatre!

  18. Caroline says:

    If we win it’ll be our first family play or “pantomime” as my mum used to say!

  19. DB says:

    What great fun this show would be!

  20. Vince S says:

    Great contests – love the family ones!

  21. Renfrew says:

    my kids love the books and I’m sure the play would thrill them.

  22. Gary says:

    Would love to take the kids to this

  23. tania says:

    My kids would love this!

  24. rino says:

    Would be great day out!

  25. Greg says:

    Love these stories, would love to bring my kids!

  26. Randy says:

    I’m sure I could put tickets toa show like this to good use!

  27. Christie C says:

    We love the productions at Carousel Theatre. I would love to see the show with my kids.

  28. Cyndi says:

    Would love to do an all day family outing at Granville Island

  29. Carmelle says:

    Cool, looks interesting!

  30. Jenn S says:

    Love Carousel Players. We went to see them a lot when I was a kid

  31. Jennifer A. says:

    Can’t wait to see Frog & Toad with my son!

  32. Emily H says:

    I would love to go!

  33. Stotes says:

    I’d love to go!

  34. Ursula says:

    My kids love these books, and love seeing plays!

  35. Thomas says:

    Sounds like a great family outing.

  36. Elizabeth says:

    I love plays and musicals and would love a chance to expose my son to them at an early age ๐Ÿ™‚
    Sounds like it would be a great family outing!

  37. Ally says:

    have not seen live theatre in years! would love this!

  38. Bernadette says:

    would love to see this!

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