Fantasy, Adaptations (Literature), Theatre for Young Audiences, Fables/Folktales
Settings Of Play - Costumes and Setting can be simple (even made by the students themselves) or elaborate as conditions demand.
FEATURES / CONTAINS
No intermission, Play w/ Music
Bare Stage/Simple Set
No Special Cautions
Appropriate for all audiences, Children (Age 6 - 10)
Elementary School / Primary
This humorous and enchanting musical brings the classic story to life with delightful songs, dancing, and clever dialogue. The spirited songs by an awarding winning composer whose works have been recorded by Dionne Warwick and Bette Midler are provided with simple piano accompaniment. This musical is perfect for elementary school classes to perform or for children's theater groups, ages 6 to 12. It is an absolute charmer for parents or any audience. Cast size may be expanded to as many as 40 and the physical production may be simple or elaborate as conditions permit.
First performed in 1991 at Montrose Elementary School, Bexley, Ohio.