Red Riding Hood
Bridget and Stephen are on a sleepover at their grandmother’s house, but neither of them can sleep. So to pass the time, they decide to act out their favorite story with things found around the attic and clothes from the wardrobe. Soon what’s real and what’s imagined blur, and the children find themselves in the deep dark woods with a wolf tracking them down.
Mike Kenny, playwright
Julian Butler, composer & lyricist
38 pgs. 1 female, 1 male
Originally produced by Engine House Theatre and Lakeside Theatre, UK, in 2011
Run Time: 60 minutes
Audience Recommendation: All Ages
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“…a clear and comic telling of the story that the children will remember all their lives.” –The Stage, UK
“[Red Riding Hood] hits the note perfectly. The audience of small children seemed spellbound throughout. Even the eleven-year-old keeping this reviewer company was chortling at the jokes.” –Left Lion, UK
The Big Bad Wolf: Vocals by Nicola Blake and Samuel Wells