JACK AND THE BEANSTALK – A Pantomime for Radio by Alex Wilson

£4.00

A unique but traditional pantomime suitable for the whole family. Written and performed during the Covid-19 restrictions it is a perfect way of bringing people together either by radio or video link, kickstarting your festive season. Jack, having sold his cow in a last minute deal to a bumbling market trader, now finds himself in a race against time to rescue the Princess. His adventure sees him escaping from the giant and battling goblins whilst Baron Buttress hatches his own plan to rule the kingdom.

Description

CHARACTERS

JACK – A innocent daydreamer

JACK’S MOTHER – A Welsh mother (who may or may not sound like Nessa) The rather suave villain

BARON BUTTRESS  – The rather suave villain

SNIVEL – Snivelling sidekick

FAIRY GODMOTHER – Doing her best to rise above it all

MARKET TRADER – A rather bumbling fellow

SIR LOIN – Vain Beefcake

PRINCESS – Feisty and able to hold her own

THE GIANT – Think tall

GOBLIN KING – Corrupted by the power of the crown

GOBLINS

 

RUNNING TIME

Approximately 1 hour

 

PRODUCTION HISTORY

Aired on Penarth Sounds Radio 13th December 2020

 

PREVIEW

Preview available here

Additional information

Cast Breakdown

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Cast Size

FEMALE CAST

Genre

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MALE - CAST

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