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The Pied Piper (Terson)

Jeff Parton, Peter Terson

Full Length Play, Drama  /  12m, 3f

The Pied Piper
Based on Robert Browning's poem. Book and lyrics by Peter Terson. Music by Jeff Parton

"I found it charming, elegant, stylish and with a layer of wit to add to Shaw's own joke about Elizabethan playwright's as well as blank verse." - Daily Telegraph

The Pied Piper (Terson)

by  Jeff Parton Peter Terson

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  • Cast Size
    Cast Size
    12m, 3f
  • SubGenre
    Subgenre
    Fantasy
Description
Browning's famous poem is here transformed and developed into a play with music. Originally written for in-the-round performance at the Victoria Theatre, Stoke-on-Trent, the play can equally be performed in a proscenium setting. The edition includes detailed production notes and the music is included in the play script.

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Licence details

  • Minimum Fee: £69 per performance plus VAT when applicable.
  • Mandatory Music/Media Fee: £37 per performance

Specifics

Details

  • Additional Features: Play w/ Music

Casting

12m, 3f
Cast Attributes
Trouble, a cute, mischievous young man, an idealist.
Esther, a bossy little girl with an old-fashioned micophone, a bad temper and a big imagination.
Winston Puppet, a puppet with strings.
Suitor, a hopeful boy clown.
Damsel, a bas

Press

"Cartoon poses profound questions with every laugh ... it will leave you thinking and discussing the play for the remainder of the evening." - Backstage

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Authors

Jeff Parton

Jeff Parton

Peter Terson

Peter Terson

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