The (Almost) Totally True Story of Hansel and Gretel

Event details

  • Friday | May 13, 2016 to Saturday | May 14, 2016
  • 7:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Pity poor Streptococcus – it should be a piece of cake for a fairy godmother to tell the story of Snow White but her wand is bent and things aren’t going quite as they should. Then, to make things worse, she’s interrupted by a couple of English policemen who are hot on the trail of two very devious and dangerous criminals – children who are causing no end of trouble in the forest. Their names? Hansel and Gretel! Streptococcus doesn’t believe a word of it and neither do a well-behaved pair of kiddies in the audience who volunteer to help her tell Hansel and Gretel’s familiar tale. But before everyone lives happily ever after, the police insist on having their say and the well-behaved kiddies aren’t happy about that at all… Since there are lots of parts (10 for girls, 5 for boys, and 10 for either), everyone gets a role and since a single forest set is all that’s needed for this 60 minute show, it’s easy to produce. This is a great fun twist on the familiar, favorite tale.

The (Almost) Totally True Story of Hansel and Gretel was written by Steph DeFerie and runs 1 hour.

Full length comedy play presented by the Pulaski Players.

May 13th at 7pm and 14th at 2pm.


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“(Almost) Totally True Story of Hansel and Gretel, The” is presented by special arrangement with SAMUEL FRENCH, INC.