Scholastic’s Clifford The Big Red Dog®, in conjunction with his 50th anniversary celebration in 2012-2013, comes to life on stage in an all new family musical, Clifford The Big Red Dog LIVE!. Tickets are on sale now, 409-886-5535 or at the Lutcher Theater Box Office. All tickets are $18.

In this new musical adventure, Clifford and Emily Elizabeth will take audiences on a journey to Birdwell Island with their friends Cleo, T-Bone, Charley, Jetta, and Mac.  And they will learn about Clifford’s BE BIG!™ Ideas — Share, Play Fair, Have Respect, Work Together, Be Responsible, Be Truthful, Be Kind, Help Others, Believe In Yourself and Be A Good Friend — with laughter, songs and dancing that the whole family will love. Clifford’s Big Ideas came out of the curriculum developed for the award-winning animated television series Clifford the Big Red Dog, based on the books by Norman Bridwell that airs on PBS KIDS®.

The property continues to perform well internationally with television episodes sold to more than 110 countries worldwide. With more than 126 million books in print, Clifford is a literary classic embraced by parents, teachers and kids.

Clifford The Big Red Dog LIVE! is presented as a 2012-2013 Lutcher Incredible Kids Event and is sponsored locally by Printpack Inc.

The Frances Ann Lutcher Theater for the Performing Arts is located at 707 Main, Orange TX.