From August 30 to September 2, the Adams County Arts Council is performing Sleeping Beauty in West Union, Ohio. In this sixty-minute comedy for young audiences, a bumbling villain interrupts a classically beautiful telling of Sleeping Beauty to share her story, complete with genius frogs, birthday parties gone wrong, and an overly-sensitive little princess named Betty. Sleeping Beauty is published by Playscripts, Inc. Go to www.playscripts.com or call 1-866-639-7529 to read part of the play online for free, buy the book, and get production rights. For Stacey Lane’s other stage adaptations of fairy tales, as well as original works for children and adults, visit www.StaceyLaneInk.com or e-mail Stacey@StaceyLaneInk.com.
Tuesday, August 15, 2017
Building Blocks Learning Center of West Chester, Pennsylvania presents The Boy Who Cried Wolf on August 15. In this short comedic stage adaption of Aesop’s cautionary tale, a bored boy makes some bad decisions when his thrill-seeking sheep and his rascally neighbor encourage him to trick his family. The Boy Who Cried Wolf is published by Pioneer Drama Service. Visit www.pioneerdrama.com or call 1-800-333-7262 to preview part of the play for free, buy the script, or obtain production rights. For other plays by Stacey Lane, go to www.StaceyLaneInk.com or e-mail Stacey@StaceyLaneInk.com.
Friday, August 11, 2017
Koa Elementary School in Kissimmee, Florida presents The Boy Who Cried Wolf on August 11. In this short comedy for young performers, a rascally neighbor, easily-startled sheep, and a baby wolf who wants a hug shake up Aesop’s fable. Visit the publisher’s website at www.pioneerdrama.com or call 1-800-333-7262 to read part of the play for free, buy the script in hardcopy or electronic version, and get the rights to produce The Boy Who Cried Wolf at your school, theatre, or camp. For other reinventions of classic children’s stories for the stage and new works for all ages, go to www.StaceyLaneInk.com or e-mail Stacey@StaceyLaneInk.com.