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The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe (Robbins)

C.S. Lewis, Glyn Robbins

Full Length Play, Drama  /  5f, 8m

The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe
by Glyn Robbins
Adapted from the book by C.S Lewis

Peter, Susan, Edmund and Lucy embark on a magical mystery tour to the Land of Narnia through the wardrobe. 

The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe (Robbins)

by  C.S. Lewis Glyn Robbins

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  • Cast Size
    Cast Size
    5f, 8m
  • SubGenre
    Subgenre
    Adaptations (Literature), Theatre for Young Audiences, Period
  • Audience
    Target Audience
    • Children (Age 6 - 10)
    • Pre-Teen (Age 11 - 13)
Description
Peter, Susan, Edmund and Lucy embark on a magical mystery tour to the Land of Narnia through the wardrobe. There they encounter the wicked White Witch, representing the forces of evil, and the King of the Beasts, Aslan the lion, representing all that is good and right. The White Witch is destroyed, allowing good to triumph over evil in the time-honoured way. Please note we do not license this title in North America.
History
First performed at The Westminster Theatre, London, November 19th 1984

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Performing Groups
  • Elementary School / Primary

Licence details

  • Minimum Fee: £69 per performance plus VAT when applicable.

Specifics

Details

  • Time Period: 1940s / WWII
  • Setting: Various simple settings.
  • Features / Contains: Fantasy Costumes

Casting

5f, 8m
Cast Attributes
  • Expandable casting

M8 F5, with doubling. Extras.

Professor

Mrs Macready

Lucy

Edmund

Susan

Peter

Mr Tumnus

Maugrim

White Witch

Dwarf

Mr Beaver

Mrs Beaver

Father Christmas

Aslan

Leopard

Wolves

Giant Rumblebuffin (voice only)

Assorted uglies, giants, werewolves, spirits, ghouls, boggles, ogres, trolls, minotaurs, centaurs, cruels, wickeds, spectres, people of the poisonous toad-stools, stone statues.

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Authors

Author

C.S. Lewis

Author

Glyn Robbins

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