A dramatisation of Hans Christian Andersen's classic story.
Gerda, a little girl, searches for her friend Kai when he's kidnapped by the Snow Queen. With the help of a Crow and a Reindeer, Gerda travels to the Far North, where she confronts the Snow Queen in her ice palace and releases Kai.
An abridged version in one act of Ron Nicol's full-length adaptation.
- No Special Cautions
- Minimum Fee: £30 per performance plus VAT when applicable.
- Time Period: Not Applicable
- Duration: 60 minutes (1 hour)
Denmark, Lapland, Finland and the Far North
- Additional Features: No intermission
- Features / Contains: Fantasy Costumes
- Reduced casting (Doubling Possible)
- Flexible casting
- Roles for Children
- Room for Extras
- Parts for Senior Actors
There are seventeen speaking characters with a wide age range and opportunities for doubling and trebling of roles. Several characters can be male or female.
Premiere UK production - 15 July 2017 - The Authentic Performance Academy, North Wall Arts Centre, Oxford
Premiere USA production - 15 July 2017 - The Junior Intern Company, Barn Playhouse, New London, New Hampshire