award-winning Wheels on the Bus series is
a collection of children’s videos, DVDs and music CDs,
that teach Early Socialization skills, such as helping,
sharing, taking turns and getting along.
Based on the classic children’s song, “The Wheels on the
Bus,” these musical adventures will delight and
entertain young children. The episodes, with characters
Mango, Papaya and Argon, are educational and
entertaining for toddlers and preschool kids, ages two
to five years.
Roger Daltrey of The WHO stars as the voice of
Argon the Dragon, the bus driver. Daltrey has teamed
with composer Laura Hall of the hit ABC show,
Whose Line is it, Anyway? to record all the classic
verses of “Wheels on the Bus” along with new kid songs
that appeal to both kids and adults.
The series also features actress Janie Escalle,
who debuted in her first Wheels on the Bus video
when she was 7 years old. She has appeared live on stage
in classic musicals such as "Annie," "Gypsy," "Children
of Eden," "Goodbye Girl," "Seussical," as well as others
in venues around San Diego such as The Walk Resort, The
Moonlight Ampitheatre, Carlsbad Cultural Arts Theatre
and Mira Costa Community College. She enjoys singing
with the performing show choir at school and is proud to
have been a part of The Wheels on the Bus series.
The Wheels on the Bus has won multiple awards,
including the Parent’s Choice Silver Honor award, The
National Parenting Center’s Seal of Approval, the Dove
Foundation Recommendation, Creative Child Magazine Award
and many more.
airs the following episodes:
Episode #1: "Mango & Papaya's Animal Adventure"
The beloved song comes to life as Mango and Papaya try
to find their way home. Along the way they make all
kinds of new friends and learn that everyone has a home.
Special stops at a zoo, an aquarium, a farm, and the
Jumbo Shrimp Circus.
Episode #2: "Mango Helps the Moon Mouse"
This entertaining story teaches key socialization skills
of Helping and Sharing while the loveable Mango and
Papaya go on another musical adventure, this time
helping a Hungry Moon Mouse who has landed his spaceship
on the earth. Special stops at a Reptile Show, a Bird
Show, Whole Foods Market, and Epoxie the Clown's
Episode #3: "Mango's Big Dog Parade"
In this adventure, Mango and Papaya help a little doggie
who missed his ride to the Big Dog Parade. They learn
about taking turns and getting along as they visit Joe's
Garage and visit an enchanted forest on their way to the
parade. Special stops at the Jungle Bug Adventure, Joe's
Garage, an Enchanted Forest, and The Big Dog Parade.