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World Premiere at New York Musical Theatre Festival, July 2015
Book by EJ Stapleton
Music & Lyrics by Peter Stopschinski & EJ Stapleton
Directed by Craig J. George
Musical Direction by Jesse Warkentin
Choreography by Billy Sprague, Jr.
Scenic Design by Robert Mark Morgan
Lighting Design by Isabella F. Bryd
Costume Design by Claire Aquila
Casting by Michael Cassara, CSA
General Management by Simpson & Longthorne Theatricals
Publicity by Paul Siebold/Off Off PR
Assistant Direction by Alex Frantz
Stage Management by Abigail Strange
Presented by New York Musical Festival and Bosc Publishing

Cast: Jennifer Apple, Rachel Coloff, Rhys Gilyeat, Zachary Infante, Stephen Mark, Anthea Neri, Rachel Rhodes-Devey, Kevin Sims, Brooke Shapiro, and Max Wilcox


Utterly charming…Directed by Craig J. George, this staging has a lot going for it.” - The New York Times

Director Craig J. George and Choreographer Billy Sprague, Jr. have a created a thoughtful and well-conceived production…A highlight of the 2015 New York Musical Theatre Festival.” -

“The Calico Buffalo has set the bar almost out of reach…The direction by Craig J. George…inventive, the choreography by Billy Sprague, Jr…infectious. If you love musical theater, this is a do not miss!. - Times Square Chronicles

“The stagecraft that George employed was extraordinarily beautiful…he made a bold choice that paid off astronomically…The Calico Buffalo is on it’s way to a long and prosperous theatrical life!”-

“immensely satisfying and life affirming…Craig J. George’s direction is nicely focused, without belaboring any points and the ensemble works admirably like the proverbial well-oiled machine-