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The Legend of Lento the Coyote

Alberto Justiniano, playwright
Gary Rue, playwright


58 pgs. 14 Characters

Originally produced by Steppingstone Theatre

Run Time: 60 minutes

Audience Recommendation: 6+


Set in the southwest during the Spanish conquest, a lost Navajo boy, Anahu, finds an unsmiling friend in a coyote name Lento. The pair embarks on an adventure to find Anahu’s home, but they must first seek the help of the old wise man who lives atop the mountain. These colorful and unusual characters come to life in this comic story of friendship, hope and strength; virtues that lie within us all.


Classroom Reading Fee: $50 per classroom, per semester

Amateur/Educational Royalty Fee: $75 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 CD available. Additional fees apply.

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