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Woosical, Jr. debuts at the NYNW Theater Festival

Woosical

From the Worry Woo Monsters...Rue, The Monster of Insecurity will take center stage as Woosical, Jr. debuts at the NYNW Theater Festival. Based on the WorryWoos Series, created by Andi Green, the new abridged Woosical Jr. will take place at the Times Square Arts Center on August 27th 2014 at 7PM. The thirty-minute production written by Kristen Tuminello and Kelley Birney features the dynamic music of Jay Tuminello.

About Woosical Jr.

Meet Rue, The Monster of Insecurity and the main character of the award-winning storybook, The Nose That Didn't Fit. He is a forlorn, loveable monster who is always searching for ways to hide what he thinks is a very BIG problem... his NOSE. After trying just about everything to change his looks, Rue makes what he thinks is a good decision. But is it? With the help of a tap dancing worm and a mystery lady, Rue comes to terms with who he is and what he has to offer. Follow Rue in this heart-warming musical as he learns the importance of loving himself just the way he is.

Monsters of Emotions adapted into a Woosical

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Andi Green, creator of the award-winning series The WorryWoo Monsters, announced that rumors of a WorryWoo Musical are true. Green has signed a contract with seasoned theater pros Kristen Tumminello (musical theatre instructor, AL) , Kelley Birney (Actress/ Writer, CA) and Jay Tumminello (NY based Composer/Arranger) to create and produce the first Woosical.

"They have written an unbelievable script with a dream come true musical score" says Green. "I have always thought about bringing the WorryWoos to life, and what they put together already goes above and beyond anything I could have imagined!"

The Woosical will debut in workshops throughout Summer 2013 and production dates are anticipated to begin mid 2014.

Wince, Don’t Feed The Worrybug App

The Wince, Don't Feed The Worrybug App is slated to be released on December 6th 2012. WorryWoo creator Andi Green has teamed up with iMagineMachine to bring you the first ever digital WorryWoo storybook. The app "has dedicated interactivity, a rhyming story & stunning animation. It also includes a "Record and feed me your Worries" feature - why not feed a virtual WorryBug instead of your own!"

WorryWoo Monster Celebration in Jersey City

WorryWoos Party

Andi Green will officially release the newest WorryWoo - Twitch, The Monster of Frustration - at a special launch part on October 27th 2012. His book, The Very Frustrated Monster, hits stores October 25th and his plush character and book will arrive at MXYPLYZYK in Jersey City for a special launch party. Andi will be there for a reading and book signing with tasty treats, a Color-a-Woo contest and a few surprise guests. The festivities begin at 1:00PM and are suitable for all ages. RSVP's are suggested as space is limited and can be done via email at events@worrywoos.com or via phone at 551-200-6268.

MXYPLYZYK
308 Grove Street
Jersey City, NJ 07302

REVIEW: WorryWoo Monsters – Twitch

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Background

Andi Green, the author and artist behind The WorryWoo Monsters' series of books, has released her latest WorryWoo plush – Twitch. Twitch, The Monster of Frustration, jumps right off of the pages of The Very Frustrated Monster.

Twitch the adorable curly horned monster always lets frustration get the better of him. He tries hard to do everything right, but when something doesn’t go his way he stomps, yells and quickly gives up! If only Twitch could see that giving up is not the answer. Maybe you can offer Twitch some positive ways to deal with his frustration.

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The Facts

Twitch
Series: WorryWoo Monsters
Manufacturer: Monsters In My Head
Artist: Andi Green
Material: Plush
Dimensions: 18” tall (15” tall when seated)
Pricing: $21.50

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Tag

The Twitch plush includes the general series swing tag that features “The WorryWoos” characters illustrated on the front. It also includes a Twitch specific bookmark that features a plush toy theme on one side and and illustration character description on the other side.

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EXCLUSIVE FIRST LOOK: Twitch, The Monster of Frustration

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Heartwarming and unique the award winning WorryWoos are a line that everyone falls in love with. Who hasn't felt lonely, confused... or downright frustrated! Each Woo embodies a difficult emotion and walks readers through not only how to deal with that feeling but shows that everything turns out just fine in the end. Twitch, The Monster of Frustration, is the newest Woo in the line and you can see the EXCLUSIVE FIRST LOOK here at Plastic and Plush.

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A little about Twitch:

“Why me?” and “It’s not fair!” are favorite phrases used by Twitch, The Monster of Frustration. Though Twitch tries very hard to get everything right, he quickly gets upset when things don’t go his way. If you’ve ever had a day when everything seems to go wrong, this adventure will tickle your funny bone and put life’s little setbacks in a proper perspective. Once again, Andi Green has created a memorable character that will appeal to kids of all ages.

Remember there are 5 other characters and each book has a corresponding plush and in the case of Wince the Worrybug... YOU CAN GET AN ACTUAL WORRYBUG!

Twitch The Very Frustrated Monster

REVIEW: The WorryBug

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Background

Andi Green has released the second plush from her book – Wince, Don't Feed The WorryBug. The WorryBug is the sixth plush delivered from the pages from Green's Worry Woo Monsters series of books (which currently sits at five books).

The WorryBug loves to make you worry. Why? Because worries are its favorite treat. And the more you worry… the more it will eat! It loves to push your worry button, hoping that one worry will lead to another. So to all of you worriers: DON’T FEED THE WORRYBUG or your worries will grow!

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The Facts



The WorryBug
Series: Worry Woo Monsters
Manufacturer: Monsters In My Head
Artist: Andi Green
Material: Plush
Dimensions: 10” tall (7” tall when seated)
Pricing: $12.99

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Tag

The WorryBug has two tags. The first is the basic tag featuring The Worry Woos logo. The second tag actually doubles as a bookmark (it's thicker than a normal tag). It has a photo of the plush on the front, with an illustrated WorryBug and short bio on the back.

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