BY COLIN WAKEFIELD. MUSIC AND LYRICS BY KATE EDGAR
of the finest Christmas shows I have seen for years"
(5F 5M + Chorus)
Baron's only servant.
of children and/or young adults as VILLAGERS, COACH ATTENDANTS,
NOTE: This pantomime was written for a cast of ten principals and a
small chorus, but will also suit a larger company. The principals
in the Opening Chorus and elsewhere (e.g.as villagers, ghosts and coach
attendants). With a larger company, a separate chorus, of whatever
can be used for the Opening, as well as for fleshing out a number of
scenes (e.g. the Transformation, the Finale and, in particular, the
The Ugly Sisters are traditionally played by male actors, with Prince
and Dandini played by women. However, this script also works well with
these roles reversed.
FRONTCLOTHS (One would suffice) :
- THE PALACE
- THE WOOD
- THE VILLAGE
- THE HAUNTED BEDROOM
- CINDERELLA'S KITCHEN
- THE PALACE BALLROOM
designs and staging can be as lavish or as simple as resources allow.
Numbers. The original songs and music are scored for two keyboards and
percussion, but can be tailored to suit resources.
was first performed
female Ugly Sisters) at Salisbury Playhouse on 9th December 1995,
was revived in a new production (with male Uglies) in 1999.
A great show for all the family."
better than last year!' has become a panto tradition at Salisbury as
Wakefield/Edgar team work their magic anew"
script and music for CINDERELLA are published by JOSEF WEINBERGER PLAYS
(020 7580 2827), who handle all contracts and from whom inspection