The Red Shoes
by Robin Short, Hans Christian Andersen
Full Length Play / 3m, 3f
A magic pair of red shoes, which cause anyone who puts them on to dance incessantly, have fallen into the hands of Snogg, a gypsy mountebank. Accompanied by his little mute, Jemmo (a clown mine, Snogg arrives in a Danish village where he meets Karen, a pretty orphan girl wearing clumsy wooden shoes...
- Minimum Fee: $45 per performance
In Denmark over 100 years ago.
Act One: a street near the Village Sq
Act Two: a Gypsy camp several miles away
SNOGG - a gypsy mountebank
JEMMO - his clown
KAREN - an orphan girl
NELS - a cobbler's apprentice
A NICE OLD LADY
- Room for Extras