Davis County Players’ Children’s Theatre in Bloomfield, Iowa performs Snow Queen on June 23 and 24. In this one-hour comedy for a cast of children, brave little Gerda enlists the help of an arctic fox, a crow, a magical lady with a garden of talking flowers, a princess, a robber, and a reindeer to rescue her cousin from the cruel Snow Queen. Snow Queen is published by Pioneer Drama Service. Visit www.pioneerdrama.com or call 1-800-333-7262 to preview the play for free, buy the script, and get the rights to perform Snow Queen at your camp, school, children’s theatre, or community theatre. For other fairy tale stage adaptations and original works, contact Stacey@StaceyLaneInk.com or go to www.StaceyLaneInk.com.
Wednesday, June 14, 2017
Story Stew: A Fairy Tale Revue is being performed on June 14 at Ecole St. Gerard in Grande Prairie, Alberta, Canada. In this fairy tale mash-up, the old woman who lived in a shoe’s children are Jack, Jill, Little Red Riding Hood, Goldilocks, Hansel, Gretel, and Mary. When a wolf blows down their house, the kids must set out into the woods to find a new home. Along the way, they meet a witch, a giant, and other fairy tale favorites. This sixty-minute, large-cast comedy for children and teens is published by Dramatic Publishing. Go to www.dramaticpublishing.com or call 1-800-448-7469 to preview the script, buy the play, and get production rights. For more scripts for young and old, visit www.StaceyLaneInk.com or e-mail Stacey@StaceyLaneInk.com.
Tuesday, June 13, 2017
Dandelion Theatre presents Blue Giraffe as part of The Make Ready on June 13 in Chicago. In this short comedy for one man and one woman, a couple attempts to evaluate a piece of artwork with sensitivity and intelligence, but they cannot figure out what it means or even what it is supposed to be. The artwork is revealed to be their child’s drawing on the refrigerator. For more information about the theatre company, visit www.dandeliontheatre.com. To preview this script or others by Stacey Lane, go to www.StaceyLaneInk.com or contact the playwright at Stacey@StaceyLaneInk.com.
Les Rorick and Madeline Bernhard in Dandelion Theatre’s reading of Blue Giraffe.
Saturday, June 3, 2017
Uterus-less plays on June 3 at South Simcoe Theatre in Ontario, Canada as part of their production entitled “Four Play.” In this monologue for a woman of child-bearing age, tension enters into Alison and Jordan’s happy marriage when they receive an unsolicited invitation from a relative to be their surrogate and egg donor. For more about the production, go to www.southsimcoetheatre.com. To preview this script or others by Stacey Lane, visit www.StaceyLaneInk.com or contact Stacey@StaceyLaneInk.com.
Friday, June 2, 2017
Napan Elementary in Napan, New Brunswick, Canada is performing The Boy Who Cried Wolf on June 2. In this twenty-minute children’s comedy for a medium to large cast, funny talking sheep and a selfish neighbor girl spice up Aesop’s classic morality tale. The Boy Who Cried Wolf is published by Pioneer Drama Service. Visit www.pioneerdrama.com or call 1-800-333-7262 to read part of the play for free, buy a copy of the script in hardcopy or e-version, and obtain production rights. For other titles by Stacey Lane, visit www.StaceyLaneInk.com or e-mail Stacey@StaceyLaneInk.com.