A Year With Frog & Toad

May 8-25, 2018

Best friends Frog and Toad have an adventure for each season of the year in OCT's award-winning musical!

Limited availability.
Please call 503-228-9571 to book your trip.


To celebrate OCT's 30th season, we're reviving this award-winning musical! Best friends, Frog and Toad, have an adventure for each season of the year: sledding down snowy hills, planting springtime flowers, splashing in summer swimming holes, and raking up autumn leaves.  Along their way, they celebrate the differences that make each of them unique, but also makes their friendship so special. 

★ A 7-time Portland Drammy Award winner, including Outstanding Musical!

Dates & Times
May 8—25, 2018
Wednesdays through Fridays at 9:45 and 11:45am
plus Tuesday, May 8th
(Sign Interpreted Performance: 5/17 at 11:45am)

Newmark Theatre, 1111 SW Broadway, Portland

Grade Recommendation

Run time
60 minutes with no intermission

Ticket Prices
$6.00 (2nd Balcony) $7.50 (1st Balcony) $8.00 (Main Floor)
Balance Due: 3/16/2018

Teacher Resource Guide
Click here for classroom activities related to the play.

Funding Assistance and Ticket to Read
Schools with 70+% free and reduce lunch participation may apply for Funding Assistance. The deadline for funding assistance for this show has passed, please check back June 1, 2018 for funding assistance applications for the 2018-2019 season.

Ticket to Read is a program linking literacy to live theater by providing students from low-income schools with a free theater ticket and a companion book to keep and take home.  Learn more HERE!

Live Sketches

OCT invites several illustrators and comic artists to sketch the show from the audience. Check out their work here!

"Sharinghousen & Grant are an amazing team, as they dance and sing their ways into your heart!"
–Dennis Sparks

A Year with Frog & Toad blends the charm of the original stories with upbeat singing and dancing, and a vibrant set."
–PDX Parent

"...a well-paced production that offers both teachable moments and just plain fun."
–The Oregonian

"[A Year With Frog & Toad] will keep your little ones entranced not only for the run time of the show, but long after."
–Oregon ArtsWatch

Photo Gallery
(Images from OCT's 2012-2013 award-winning production)

Season Sponsors

Music by ROBERT REALE. Book and lyrics by WILLIE REALE. Based on the books by ARNOLD LOBEL. Originally presented on Broadway by Bob Boyett, Adrianne Lobel, Michael Gardner, Lawrence Horowitz, and Roy Furman. World premiere at The Children’s Theatre Company Minneapolis, Minnesota.