The classic 1902 tale of Peter Rabbit has begun, as it opened to a full house Wednesday, June 26.
Nobody can forget the adorable human clothed wearing bunny rabbit, Peter. This production written by John Buford and Carl Curnutte stays true to the classic Beatrix Potter’s classic tale.
Peter Rabbit finds himself in the forbidden place of Mister McGregor’s prized garden. The captivating relationship between these two is played out in a half hour performance.
Peter Rabbit is performed by Alissa Sumerano, who is currently attdening Niagra University as she works on her BFA in Theatre Performance. “She really has a captivating stage presence,” said Curnutte.
Longwood University graduate, Justin Heavner, portrays the dedicated gardener Mister McGregor. “Justin stepped right into doing the kind of grumbling, mumbling sounds I imagined when I wrote the part,” said Buford.