Archive: Croaker - The Frog Prince Musical

March 11 – April 15, 2016

Student Matinees begin March 9

Virginia Rep's Children's Theatre at Willow Lawn

Book and Lyrics by Debra Clinton
Music by Jason Marks
Direction by Debra Clinton

"Absolutely phenomenal"

Richmond Family Magazine

"A hit that appeals to children and adults
I was certainly not the only one blown away by 'Croaker'"

Richmond Times-Dispatch

"Rollicking, rousing fun
5 Stars!"


The enduring tale of "The Frog Prince" comes to life in this brand new musical. When a spoiled princess tosses her golden ball into the well, she encounters a new and unlikely friend named Croaker, who teaches her manners, self-control, and the lesson of being yourself. Featuring a fun and funky score by composer Jason Marks, and an amusing book/lyrics by author Debra Clinton, Croaker will delight all ages in this professional premiere. Press Release

Performance includes smoke (water-based, non-toxic) and strobe effects. If strobe effects are an issue, please see our sensory friendly performance .

Length: 90 minutes
Suggested for ages 6 and up.


"'Croaker' Hops Onstage"