by Marie Agnes Foley
Full Length Play, Drama / 7m, 13f
Ever young, ever appealing, Heidi is a classic which should greet each new child reader not only within the covers of a book, but also on the stage - where the impression will never fade...
PETER - the goatherd, who grows very fond of Heidi; 9.
DETE - Heidi's aunt, a sharp-tongued, high-strung woman, about 25.
HEIDI - a lovable and cheerful little orphan girl; 7.
BARBEL - a shrewd and kindly observer; about 25.
ROSEMARY and JEAN - peasants.
THE ALM UNCLE - a gruff old man, grandfather to Heidi.
RONNA and HERMINE - peasants.
BRIGITTE - Peter's mother; she spins and weaves.
GRANDMOTHER - Peter's grandmother, poor and blind.
KLARA SESEMANN - an invalid in a wheel chair; 12.
FRAULEIN ROTTENMEIER - housekeeper and governess int he Sesemann home.
TINETTE - pert young maid in the Sesemann home.
SEBASTIAN - kindly butler with a rserved sense of humor.
HERR KANDIDAT - Klara's tutor.
A RAGAMUFFIN - small, ragged boy.
HERR SESEMANN - Klara's father, affectionate, honest, and just.
GRANDMAMMA SESEMANN - a charming, lovable old lady.
DR. CLASSEN - an understanding and sympathetic friend, as well as a doctor.
- Minimum Fee: $90 per performance
- Time Period: 19th Century
- Duration: 75 Minutes
- Setting: On the Alm Mountain in the Swiss Alps.
- Features / Contains: Period Costumes
- Musical Style: N/A (Not a musical)
- Vocal Demands: N/A (Not a musical)
- Chorus Size: N/A (Not a musical)
- Features Children
- Roles for Children
- Parts for Senior Actors