The Kennedy Center

Erika Rose


Erika Rose (Duckling/Bus Engine/Ensemble) Oliverio, Knuffle Bunny, Barrio Grrrl!, The Brand New Kid, and As You Like It (The Kennedy Center Family Theater); Other Regional Credits include: Looking for Roberto Clemente, Mufaro’s Beautiful Daughters, Cinderella (Imagination Stage); Queens Girl in Africa, The Soul Collector and Stick Fly (Everyman Theater Company); An Octoroon, Mr. Burns: A Post Electric Play, The Mineola Twins (Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company); Falling Out of Time, In Darfur (Theater J); Pippin and the Book Club Play (Round House Theatre); and Pretty Fire (The African Continuum Theater Company). Rose is a two time Helen Hayes Award recipient for Outstanding Lead Actress. She attended the University of Maryland, College Park for Theater.

Upcoming Events

  • <em>Don’t Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus! (The Musical!)</em> Don’t Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus! (The Musical!)

    Whatever you do, don’t let the Pigeon star in his own musical production! Starring an innovative mix of actors, puppets, songs, and feathers, this world premiere Kennedy Center commission features a script by Mo Willems, creator of the best-selling “Pigeon” picture books, along with Muppet Babies executive producer Mr. Warburton, plus music by Deborah Wicks La Puma, the composer of Elephant & Piggie’s We Are in a Play! Ages 5+. There is a four (4) ticket limit per household for Don’t Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus! (The Musical!) 

Erika Rose