Synopsis

The Nutcracker - A Musical for Children

The Nutcracker - A Musical for Children $12.99

Jenifer Toksvig & David Perkins

Published by Samuel French Ltd

Large Mixed Cast
A magical musical play for young people, inspired by Hoffman's The Nutcracker and the Mouse King

It's Christmas ...

The best time of year for toys and stories

But all over the world, the magic of Make Believe is fading

But why?

Only the toys know the truth ...

The Queen and King of Mouses have stolen the Christmas Star and used its magic to turn the Prince of Make Believe into a wooden Nutcracker!

Can Clara and her brother Fritz bring the Nutcracker back to life, help him defeat the House of Mouse, and restore him to the throne?

Probably

But first, they must believe ...

CHARACTERS

GODFATHER DROSSELMEYER
CLARA, around 12
FRITZ, Clara's younger brother
MARIE, Clara's doll
CAPTAIN FREDERIC, leader of the Russian soldiers
SUGARPLUM FAIRY
THE NUTCRACKER
MOUSE KING
MOUSE QUEEN
GINGERBREAD MEN, MOUSES, TOYS (Optional)

CAST : 12 Boys,12 Girls

Runs about 90 minutes

Score available For Hire

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