The Bread, the Bracelet and the Dove

by Claudia Haas

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About the Play

Comedy. 40-50 minutes. 10-16 females, 2 males, 6 gender-flexible roles (12-24 perforrmers possible). Suitable for middle school as well as high school actors, but appropriate for all ages.

The Bread, the Bracelet and the Dove
was first performed by Lakeshore Players Summer Youth Project under the original title Ciao Cinderella.

Lakeshore Players Theatre (White Bear Lake, MN; photo by Joan Elwell)

Synopsis

Based on an Italian folktale, The Bread, the Bracelet and the Dove centers around what Italians love best:  food and family. Amid an array of colorful, quirky, emotional characters, two children save a magical dove and learn up close and personal about the meaning of famiglia. Set in a lively marketplace in Renaissance Italy, the fast-paced action combines moments of both great silliness and sweetness.

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Synopsis

Based on an Italian folktale, The Bread, the Bracelet and the Dove centers around what Italians love best:  food and family. Amid an array of colorful, quirky, emotional characters, two children save a magical dove and learn up close and personal about the meaning of famiglia. Set in a lively marketplace in Renaissance Italy, the fast-paced action combines moments of both great silliness and sweetness.