The Orphan Train

by  Sasha Nanus, Susan Nanus, Barbara Anselmi

Full Length Musical  /  7m, 7f

Rachel wants to run away from home and is unwittingly transported back to 1927 when orphan trains carried destitute city children to the Midwest for possible adoption.

This charming show for young audiences by the author of The Phantom Tollbooth focuses on how divisions created by race a…

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    7m, 7f
  • SubGenre

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    Theatre for Young Audiences

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Rachel wants to run away from home and is unwittingly transported back to 1927 when orphan trains carried destitute city children to the Midwest for possible adoption.

This charming show for young audiences by the author of The Phantom Tollbooth focuses on how divisions created by race and class can be overcome with friendship.

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  • Orchestra Size: Piano Only

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7m, 7f
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15 Piano/Vocal Scores

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Authors

Sasha Nanus

Sasha Nanus is the Producer and Director of The JCC New York Teen Theatre, now in its 20th year, the director and producer of the JCC Youth and Children’s Theater and the director of the JCC Summer Stock Camp. Having staged over 30 mu ...

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Susan Nanus

Susan Nanus

Barbara Anselmi

Barbara Anselmi

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