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Illustration by Emily Nasman.

East of the Sun and West of the Moon

Tina Howe, playwright
Mel Marvin, composer


75 pgs. 9 female, 12 male +ensemble (doubling is possible)
Originally produced in CTC’s 1994-1995 season
Audience Recommendation: 6+
Run Time: 1 hour, 45 minutes

Taken from a Norwegian folk tale, this story of a young girl sent away by her mean-spirited mother to live with the enchanting trolls. The girl falls in love with a prince, who is himself enchanted by a troll, and she follows him to the land east of the sun and west of the moon to save him from a dismal fate.

Classroom Reading Fee: $50 per classroom, per semester
Amateur/Educational Royalty Fee: $85 per performance
Professional Royalty Fee: please inquire for a quote
The royalty fee includes permission to make copies of the perusal script for your cast.

Production-quality CD available. Additional fees apply.

Order East of the Sun and West of the Moon tee shirts for your cast and crew here: East of the Sun – tee shirt order form

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