loading

1-866-598-8449

Customer Service available Mon - Fri 9am to 9pm EST Sat & Sun 1pm to 8pm EST

Snow Queen, The (Nicol) - Full Length Play, Dramatic Comedy

Snow Queen, The (Nicol)

Hans Christian Andersen, Ron Nicol

Customer Rating: starstarstarstarstar (Rate this!)

Full Length Play, Dramatic Comedy

ISBN: 9780573165030

Gerda, a little girl, searches for her friend Kai when he is bewitched and imprisoned by the Snow Queen in her ice palace.
$14.95
: Acting Edition
$17.95
: Large Print
$19.95
: Stage Manager

Minimum Fee: $75 per performance


Description

Full Length Play

Dramatic Comedy

Fantasy, Theatre for Young Audiences

120 minutes (2 hours)

Settings Of Play - The story takes on an open stage with minimal changes to suggest Grandmother's home in Denmark, the Enchantress's garden, a palace exterior, a forest, Lapland, Finland, and the Snow Queen's ice palace.

FEATURES / CONTAINS

Audience Participation/Interactive

Unit Set/Multiple Settings, Opportunity for Spectacle

CAUTIONS

No Special Cautions

TARGET AUDIENCE

Appropriate for all audiences

PERFORMANCE GROUP

Elementary School / Primary, Jr High/Primary, High School/Secondary, Community Theatre, Professional Theatre, Reader's Theatre, Shoestring Budget

Skilfully adapted from the famous original story by Hans Christian Andersen, this is the story of Gerda, a little girl who searches for her friend Kai when he is bewitched and imprisoned by the Snow Queen in her ice palace. Gerda's innocence charms all good people and animals she meets on the way. They help her to the royal court, and on to Lapland, where good conquers evil and the children are reunited.

"A lovely script." - Redditch Standard

"A fairy-tale treat!" - Arts Archive

"A delight for family audience!" - Scene One

"Magical!" - Stourbridge News

"Spellbinding!" -  Lowestoft Journal
First presented by Glenrothes Theatre Company in Glenrothes, Fife, Scotland in 1996.
Characters

CASTING ATTRIBUTES

Ensemble cast, Expandable casting, Flexible casting, Room for Extras

CHORUS SIZE

N/A (Not a musical)

Rental Materials

MUSICAL STYLE

N/A (Not a musical)

VOCAL DEMANDS

N/A (Not a musical)

Author(s)
Hans Christian  Andersen

Hans Christian Andersen

Hans Christian Andersen's fairy tales make up a necessary componenant to any collection of fairy tales. In fact, Andersen's life was like a fairy tale in many ways. Out of the poverty, hardship, and loneliness of his youth, he came to be one of the most honored men of his time. Many of the more than 160 fairy tales he wrote, including "The Ugly Duckling," "The Princess and the Pea," and "The ... view full profile

Ron Nicol

Ron Nicol

Ron Nicol is an award-winning Scottish playwright published in the UK, the USA, and the Netherlands, with more than fifty titles currently in print - one act dramas and comedies, one act plays for young people, full length plays, and pantomimes. His work has been produced in the UK, Ireland, USA, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, Hong Kong, Germany, the Netherlands, Luxembourg and Minorca. His ... view full profile

Now Playing
Loading
Producer
City
State
Opening
Closing
Reviews
Elizabeth Cozby 3/24/2015 9:15 PM

You May Also Like

See all

Customers Also Bought