Some Canterbury Tales

by  Ken Pickering, Geoffrey Chaucer, Derek Hyde

Full Length Musical, Drama  /  7m or f

Six of Chaucer's best known Canterbury Tales - the Knight's, the Wife of Bath's, the Pardoner's, the Franklin's, the Nun's Priest's and the …

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  • Cast Size

    Cast Size

    7m or f
  • SubGenre

    Subgenre

    Adaptations (Literature), Theatre for Young Audiences, Period
  • Audience

    Target Audience

    • Adult
    • Senior
    • Teen (Age 14 - 18)

Additional Info

Six of Chaucer's best known Canterbury Tales - the Knight's, the Wife of Bath's, the Pardoner's, the Franklin's, the Nun's Priest's and the Miller's - are here freely adapted for the stage. Original and adapted music to suit the period has been added. The style of the play is that of a spontaneous telling of a story by a group of strolling players, with all the Company taking various parts in enacting the different tales.
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Considerations

Cautions

  • Caution Mild Adult Mild Adult Themes

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Production

Details

  • Time Period: Medieval (6th-14th c.)

Music

  • Vocal Demands: Easy
  • Orchestra Size: Small/Combo

Casting

7m or f
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Casting Notes

Variable cast, 7 named roles. Extras. Flexible settings.

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Authors

Ken Pickering

Ken Pickering

Geoffrey Chaucer

Geoffrey Chaucer

Derek Hyde

Derek Hyde

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