Balthazar the lion traps Tess the mouse, but Tess appeals to Balthazar by saying she could be his friend if he lets her go. Balthazar agrees, which works out to his benefit when Tess is able to save him from the Hunter who ties him up with rope. The classic tale updated in an easy-to-perform format for children. By the author of The Lovesick Cat.
- No Special Cautions
- Minimum Fee: $45 per performance
- Time Period: Not Applicable
- Duration: 30 minutes
- Setting: Exterior. A forest landscape with a cave.
- Additional Features: Audience Participation/Interactive, No intermission
- Features / Contains: Fantasy Costumes
- Musical Style: N/A (Not a musical)
- Vocal Demands: N/A (Not a musical)
- Chorus Size: N/A (Not a musical)
Casting1m, 1f, 1m or f
TESS - a mouse
BALTHAZAR - a lion
- Reduced casting (Doubling Possible)
- Room for Extras
The Hunter can be male or female.