Out of the Box
was a Disney Channel
show for kids aged 3-8, that took place in a Playhouse made of boxes, where two hosts, Tony James and Vivian Bayubay (also known as Vivian McLaughlin
), made crafts, sang songs, acted out plays, and played games with the neighborhood children. The show ran from October 1998 until it was canceled in August 2004 or 2005. Out of the Box continues to air on Disney Channel Australia
and Disney Channel Canada
Two special episodes were released on VHS by Walt Disney Home Video, "Out of the Box: Trick or Treat," and "Out of the Box: Happy Holidays." One of the children in the show out of the box is Aleisha Allen who was in "Are we there yet" and "Are we done yet". However she is now 16 and is dating Julito Mccullum.
Disney Playhouse Out of the Box UK site