Marvelous Tales by Laura Lewis-Barr
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About The Play
Comedy. 40-55 minutes (dependent on level of audience interaction). 1-20 males, 1-20 females (8-30 performers possible). Middle school and older performers, and audiences of all ages.
First produced by Sauk Valley Junior College (Dixon, IL).
Printed Script: $6.95 (contains special author commentary). Digital Perusal Script: $6.50. Performance Royalties: $40.00/performance. Production Photocopy License: $40.00 (PDF file that may be printed/copied for your cast/crew; must be purchased in conjunction with Performance Royalties). Classroom Photocopy License: $50.00 (PDF file that may be printed/copied for closed classroom study only). Limited Video License: $45.00 (permission to record your production with limited distribution; must be purchased in conjunction with Performance Royalties). Professional rights should be negotiated directly with YouthPLAYS at email@example.com. Need detailed help? Click on Place an Order and then look for the blue What Do I Order? button!
Children will actively participate in these four updated and charming folk tales from around the world. In The Giant Wave, a Grandfather’s selfless action saves a town (Japan); in The Robber's Contest, two brilliant thieves dazzle their foes with clever pantomime and physical comedy (Russia); in Three Wishes, two sisters struggle with making the right wish (Europe); and in The Great Treasure, a father learns to value true riches (China).
Read An Excerpt.
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