Theatre Works

Don't Go Gently (2011-18)

a Beat-generation musical

Music by Sunny Knable

Script/lyrics by Jim Knable

What If? (2016)

a musical for children

Music by Sunny Knable

Script/lyrics by Betina Hershey

Your Turn (2017)

a superhero musical 

Music by Sunny Knable

Script/lyrics by Betina Hershey

Switch It Off (2018)

a rock musical for children

Music by Sunny Knable

Script/lyrics by Betina Hershey

Magic It Up (2019)

a magical musical for children

Music by Sunny Knable

Script/lyrics by Betina Hershey

Melody and the Missing Music (2021)

an oratorio for actors, puppets, choir and piano

Music and lyrics by Sunny Knable

Script by David Ezra Stein

 

The Magic Fish (2012)

an opera for young audience

Music by Sunny Knable

On a libretto by Jim Knable

Based on a Grimm's tale

L'histoire du Soleil (2016)

a classical children's tale

Music by Sunny Knable

On a story by Valentine Biollay

Wilder Pocket Opera Project 
Mozart and the Gray Steward (2011)
Flight into Egypt (2011)
The Angel that Troubled the Waters (2012)
Leviathan (2013)
Proserpina and the Devil (2017)
...Thy Servant Job (2020)


 Music by Sunny Knable
 On the short plays by Thornton Wilder

Interrupting Chicken (2018)

a puppet show with music

Music by Sunny Knable

On a book by David Ezra Stein

Beethoven in Love (2017)

a historically-based opera

Music by Sunny Knable

Libretto by Maxine Fisher

Cow Goes to the Opera (2018)

an opera for young audience

Music by Sunny Knable

Libretto by Michael Wills

On a book by Amber L. Spradlin

The Pride of Pripyat (2019)

a Chernobyl-era opera

Music by Sunny Knable

Libretto by Jim Knable

Fly High, Fly Low (2021)

a story for narrator and orchestra

Music by Sunny Knable

Based on book by Don Freeman