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by Michael L. Ricciardi and John D. Nugent

When John's father dies, he sets

out to find his fortune. Along the

way he finds a magical creature

that becomes his faithful

traveling companion. Filled with

adventure and colorful characters!


16M, 5F, 8 Either


Many Chorus Roles

Doubling Possible

Royalties for Non-Professional Theatres

Small Theatre (under 200 seats)   $65 First Performance, $60 Additional

Medium Theatre (200 - 500 seats)   $70 First Performance, $65 Additional

Large Theatre (500+ seats)   $80 First Performance, $70 Additional


Professional Theatrical licensing will be negotiated on a case by case basis.

The use of the ASCAP Member Logo indicates that Michael L. Ricciardi and John D. Nugent are ASCAP members in good standing, and does not imply, indicate or otherwise suggest that ASCAP has approved of, sponsored, endorsed, or is otherwise responsible for these materials.

A true Hans Christian Andersen fairytale from 1835 adapted and set to wonderful music.

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A FULL PERUSAL script is available for a $10 fee which is credited toward royalties when a production License Agreement is completed. Go to the PAYMENT page.

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