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- Notify Jeannette Jaquish that you are performing this script: location, city, country, dates, phone or email address, your name, and any comments or questions to email@example.com.
- Include the playwright Jeannette Jaquish’s name, and your translator --if any, in your poster, playbill or announcement.
- Contact J. Jaquish for changes in lines, length or cast. Approval is easy, and many scripts have variations already.
- You may photograph or video record, play on the internet, and make copies for your cast. We love it when you send us photos and video.
- You may sell tickets.
- You may print these scripts off the website. Contact Jeannette Jaquish will be happy to email you the FREE script & music if you cannot download from this webpage.
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You can cast as many actors as you want because you can have as many Forest Creatures as you want, or none at all. Forest Creatures are not counted in the Actor number. If you need a small cast, Forest Creatures can be played by the Elves with a quick costume change.
HANSEL and GRETEL in ENGLISH! English, 3 Elves, 11 Actors PDF
English, 6 Elves, 12 Actors PDF
English, 7 Elves, 15 Actors PDF
English, 11 Elves, 19 Actors PDF
Poster Art by Jeannette Jaquish that you may use (shown above)HANSEL AND GRETEL TRANSLATIONS
The optional Forest Creatures' Song "Huddle Closer" has music that I will be glad to email you if you just email me and ask for it -- firstname.lastname@example.org .
Huddle Closer Sheet Music-melody only.
French, 14 actors-=-=-=--=-=-=-=-=-=-=--=-
German: "Hansel und Gretel und der Gruselwald", 16 actors
Norwegian, 9 actors "Hans og Grete og Den Store Skogen"
English & Turkish for 21 actors plus Forest Creatures & song
Bi-Lingual English + Any Language
for 21 actors plus Forest Creatures & song
-- You translate half into your language. Speakers of either language understand the story, and it is easier to learn the new language.
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------Cathy Duyck, Battle Creek, Michigan, St. Joseph Elementary Drama Club coordinator, performing March 28 & 30, 2011
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------Roz Glen, Hillcrest, South Africa (near Durban)
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