The Magic School Bus: Lost in the Solar System


Dec 01 2023


10:30 am
Approximate run time: 60 minutes
Recommended for: Grades K-5

The Magic School Bus: Lost in the Solar System, based on the popular book series published by Scholastic books. When the class gets lost on the way to the planetarium, Ms. Frizzle saves the day by blasting into outer space for an epic interplanetary field trip! But when rivalries both old and new threaten to tear the students apart, our young heroes must learn to pull together or risk getting forever lost in the solar system. Hop on the Magic School Bus for a ride in this new musical adaptation based on the original book series published by Scholastic.

TheaterWorksUSA’s The Magic School Bus: Lost in the Solar System is written by Marshall Pailet (book) and Matthew Lee Robinson (music & lyrics), based on the book series by Joanna Cole and Bruce Degen. The original creative team includes direction and choreography by Connor Gallagher (Broadway: Beetlejuice), set design by Jason Sherwood (Broadway: Living on Love), costume design by Sarah Cubbage (Broadway: Skylight, Fish in the Dark), and lighting design by David Lander (Broadway: The Lightning Thief, Torch Song).

The Magic School Bus and associated logos are trademarks and/or registered marks of Scholastic Inc.

Curriculum connections:

  • SEL
  • Science
  • Language Arts

Big ideas/themes:

  • School
  • Family
  • Forgiveness
  • Team work
  • Science
  • Space
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