Poodleful Returns To Riverside Theatre

Poodleful! the Musical returns to the Riverside Theatre stage for a limited engagement on March 10 and 11. Perfect for audiences young and old, Poodleful! spins the story made popular by author Cynthia Bardes’ Pansy at the Palace, the first book in a four-part series about a crime-solving poodle, and her best friend Avery.  In […]

Pansy the Poodle Animation Trailer

We’ve been in print, on stage and now onscreen! Take a sneak peek at our upcoming animation and follow Pansy the Poodle’s adventures as she trots the globe and solves new crimes. Featuring beloved favorites, now in kid-friendly cartoon form – but what a delight for all ages!

Pansy The Poodle Wins The Big Show

Pansy the Poodle recently added another feather in her cap – blue ribbon winner at the Dog Fashion Show! Showcasing their latest book, Pansy in New York and origin story, Pansy at the Palace, Pansy and author Cynthia Bardes walked the runway in style. Pansy, adorned in Sherlock Holmes-type dress, pranced her way to victory and […]

Riverside Theatre to host Poodleful! Character Breakfast | January 30, 2016

Riverside Children’s Theatre is proud to present themed Character Breakfasts throughout the year, recommended for families with children ages 3-12 (under age 3 may be admitted with a non-food ticket). Enjoy a fun-filled catered breakfast complete with music and entertainment by characters from Riverside Children’s Theatre’s productions. Get autographs, take photos and make fantastic memories. […]

Poodleful! The Musical Returns To Stage | February 6-7, 2015

Following a successful debut in late 2015, “Poodleful! The Musical” returns to the stage of Riverside Theatre this February 6 and 7 – perfect for children ages 3 through 10, the Riverside Theatrical produced pieces is based on the Pansy the Poodle series by Cynthia Bardes. “Fresh, fun and clever. Poodleful was a delightful way […]

Top Tip Tuesday: Halloween Safety

Top Tips Decorate costumes and bags with reflective tape or stickers and, if possible, choose light colors. Since masks can sometimes obstruct a child’s vision, try non-toxic face paint and makeup whenever possible. Only carry flexible props, such as knives, swords, ninja items, etc., that can’t cause injury if a kid accidentally falls. No play […]

Poodleful Review

LISA ANGELL – MINI REVIEW OF “POODLEFUL!” Riverside Theatre This playful and visually stylish musical for children and their families, reminds us again and again “You’re never too small to make a difference.”  That’s certainly true for the tiny chocolate poodle Pansy who begins the story in the San Francisco animal shelter, dreaming about a […]

Poodleful! Heads Riverside Theatre’s Lineup of Original Children’s Plays | Vero Beach 32963

August 13, 2015 by Michelle Genz, VeroBeach 32963   With summer camp over at Riverside Children’s Theatre, there was one youthful contingent that looked particularly happy to stay on. A half-dozen recent college graduates with theater degrees had defied the odds and found jobs in their field. They all won auditions to spend a year […]

Director DJ Salisbury Praised: West Side Story Review | Wall Street Journal

By TERRY TEACHOUT Feb. 19, 2015 5:37 p.m. ET West Side Story Riverside Theatre, 3250 Riverside Park Dr., Vero Beach, Fla. ($35-$85), 772-231-6990, Closes March 15 Vero Beach, Fla. What “Hamilton” is to 2015, “West Side Story” was to 1957, a musical that was as much a part of its historical moment as a tabloid headline. […]