The Stinky Cheese Man and Other Fairly Stupid Tales

based on the book by Jon Scieszka and Lane Smith by John Glore
Though the characters may be familiar, each of your favorite storybook fables is uproariously derailed in this adaptation of the quintessential children's book of fractured fairy tales.
  • Genre: Comedy with Music
  • Running Time: 55-65m
  • Cast: 3 f, 4 m (7-30 actors possible: 3-14 f, 4-18 m)
Reviews

Peter A. Balaskas, Splash Magazine

"... a pure treat for audiences of all ages."

Sabrina Miller, Portland Stage Reviews

"Comedy and chaos that smart alecks of all ages will love."

New York Times

"[Glore's] adaptation of the “fairly stupid” is sublimely brilliant."

Production History
PERFORMANCE DATES PRODUCTION GROUP LOCATION
Jan 27, 2019 - Jan 29, 2016 Hellstern Middle School Springdale, AR
Sep 11, 2017 - Jun 11, 2018 Tokyo Theatre For Children Tokyo,
Jun 12, 2017 - Jun 19, 2017 Not Just Dance Chantilly, VA
May 12, 2017 - May 14, 2017 Marblehead Little Theatre Marblehead, MA
May 11, 2017 - May 13, 2017 U. B. Kinsey Palmview Elementary School Of The Arts West Palm Beach, FL
May 10, 2017 - May 10, 2017 TYA Nantucket Public School, MA
May 5, 2017 - May 6, 2017 Cardinal Community School Eldon, IA
May 4, 2017 - May 6, 2017 King's Fork High School Suffolk, VA
May 4, 2017 - May 6, 2017 Theatre On The Ridge Paradise, CA
Apr 29, 2017 - May 7, 2017 The Studio Players Montclair, NJ
Apr 14, 2017 - Apr 16, 2017 Alaska Theatre Of Youth Anchorage, AK
Apr 13, 2017 - Apr 13, 2017 Kincaid Central School Kincaid, SK
Apr 7, 2017 - Apr 9, 2017 Gravette High School Gravette, AR
Mar 30, 2017 - Mar 30, 2017 Tokyo Theatre For Children Tokyo,
Mar 11, 2017 - Mar 19, 2017 Alden Theatre McLean, VA
Mar 6, 2017 - Mar 10, 2017 Cienega High School Tucson, AZ
Mar 1, 2017 - Mar 30, 2017 MMSA School St. Paul, MN
Feb 26, 2017 - Feb 27, 2017 Haywood County Board Of Education Brownsville, TN
Feb 23, 2017 - Feb 25, 2017 MUW Theatre Columbus, MS
Feb 17, 2017 - Feb 26, 2017 Children's Museum & Theatre Of Maine Portland, ME
Dec 9, 2016 - Dec 9, 2016 Luna Middle School San Antonio, TX
Dec 9, 2016 - Dec 18, 2016 Youth Theatre Northwest Mercer Island, WA
Dec 8, 2016 - Dec 9, 2016 Campbell High School Smyrna, GA
Dec 2, 2016 - Dec 2, 2016 Hamlin School District Hayti, SD
Dec 2, 2016 - Dec 17, 2016 The Garage Theatre Long Beach, CA
Nov 18, 2016 - Nov 20, 2016 Children's Theater Project Rockford, IL
Nov 18, 2016 - Nov 18, 2016 North Salem Middle School North Salem, NY
Nov 16, 2016 - Nov 19, 2016 Winston Churchill High School Lethbridge, AB
Nov 15, 2016 - Dec 10, 2016 Deshler High School Drama Deshler, NE
Nov 4, 2016 - Nov 6, 2016 Penobscot Theatre Company Bangor, ME
Oct 28, 2016 - Nov 16, 2016 Theatre Arts Magnet Richardson, TX
Oct 13, 2016 - Oct 17, 2016 Market House Theatre Paducah, KY
Oct 5, 2016 - Oct 7, 2016 South Garland High School Garland, TX
Oct 1, 2016 - Oct 30, 2016 Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center Colorado Springs, CO
Sep 30, 2016 - Oct 2, 2016 Hilliard Davidson High School Hilliard, OH
Aug 6, 2016 - Aug 13, 2016 Holton Community Theatre Holton, KS
Jul 29, 2016 - Jul 29, 2016 Muth' Community Players Frankenmuth, MI
Jul 28, 2016 - Jul 30, 2016 Howmet Playhouse Whitehall, MI
Jul 23, 2016 - Jul 24, 2016 Priscilla Beach Theatre Plymouth, MA
Jul 22, 2016 - Jul 22, 2016 Theater Plus! Marshfield, MA
Jun 17, 2016 - Jun 19, 2016 Masterworx Community Theater Lynchburg, VA
Jun 7, 2016 - Jun 7, 2016 Ogemaw Heights Theatrical Troupe West Branch, MI
May 29, 2016 - May 29, 2016 Rose Tree Media School District Wallingford, PA
May 24, 2016 - Jun 18, 2016 Gifford Family Theatre At Le Moyne College Syracuse, NY
May 21, 2016 - May 21, 2016 Lake Dillon Theatre Company Silverthorne, CO
May 13, 2016 - May 13, 2016 The Studio Performing Arts Center East Lansing, MI
Apr 23, 2016 - Apr 30, 2016 Original Kids Theatre Company London, ON
Apr 18, 2016 - Apr 19, 2016 Spartan Theatre Company Springfield, VA
Apr 6, 2016 - Jun 12, 2016 Arden Theatre Company Philadelphia, PA
Apr 1, 2016 - Apr 2, 2016 Prescott Elementary School - Chicago Public Schools Chicago, IL
Mar 18, 2016 - Mar 20, 2016 Nashville High School Drama Department Nashville, IL
Mar 9, 2016 - Aug 10, 2016 Seaside Repertory Theatre Rosemary Beach, FL
Mar 4, 2016 - Mar 5, 2016 Oelwein Middle School Drama Oelwein, IA
Mar 3, 2016 - Mar 5, 2016 Catholic Central High School Troy, NY
Mar 3, 2016 - Mar 4, 2016 Nichols Junior High Arlington, TX
Feb 26, 2016 - Mar 5, 2016 Intergenerational Theatre Productions Eagan, MN
Feb 25, 2016 - Mar 6, 2016 Chance Theater Anaheim, CA
Feb 12, 2016 - Feb 12, 2016 Hellstern Middle School Springdale, AR
Jan 8, 2016 - Jan 9, 2016 Sergeant Bluff Luton School Warrior Theatre Sergeant Bluff, IA
Nov 20, 2015 - Nov 21, 2015 Barrington Community Theatre Barrington, RI
Nov 18, 2015 - Dec 1, 2015 Lourdes Central Catholic Schools Nebraska City, NE
Nov 7, 2015 - Nov 8, 2015 Allen's Community Theatre Allen, TX
Nov 6, 2015 - Nov 7, 2015 Falcon Productions Falconer, NY
Apr 17, 2015 - Apr 17, 2015 Children's Community Charter School Paradise, CA
May 23, 2014 - Jun 8, 2014 South Coast Repertory Costa Mesa, CA