Plays

Nineteen

Written and composed

by Katherine Michelle Tanner

Small Cast Version: 2 W

60 minutes

Large Cast Version:  2M 5W

66 minutes 1 Act

Play with Music

*Staged Reading Available

*Audio Recording Available

*Full Production Tour Available

When two former college roommates return to their alma matter, they challenge each other on their ability to speak up and share their truth.  They follow the strengths, struggles and ultimate success of the American suffragist moment through the ratification and passing the Nineteenth Amendment giving American women the right to vote.

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Theatre for Young Audiences

Shakespeare’s Lovers

Written by William Shakespeare

And Katherine Michelle Tanner

Cast: 1F 2 M  

60 minutes 1 Act

*Staged Reading Available

*Audio Recording Available

*Full Production Tour Available

Get lost in the timeless love of Shakespeare’s Lovers.  When a young female painter accidentally meets a young male poet in a pool of water we unravel the beautiful story of first love, lost love and lasting love.  Combining 29 of Shakespeare’s Sonnets and 19 new sonnets this tale of love is eternal. 

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The Enchanted Toy Shop

Written and composed

by Katherine Michelle Tanner

Cast: 9 Principal Characters all sing solos

Flexible Casting for Ensemble  

60 minutes 1 Act

Once a year the toys gather round for an enchanted night of granting wishes from a wishing well placed inside their shop.  This year is fraught with new challenges as each toy presents their own wish to be granted.  Drama ensues as the toys learn an important lesson about teaming up and taking care of themselves before taking care of others.

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Pippi Longstocking

Book Written by Astrid Lindgren

Adapted and composed

by Katherine Michelle Tanner

Cast: 6 Principal all sing

9 Ensemble all sing and

Flexible Casting for Ensemble 60 minutes 1 Act

When young Pippi Longstocking moves into the small town of Villekula, Sweden she is determined to make new friends.  Little does she know, the town has much to learn from this young girl with long red braids, a strong work ethic and a curiosity for all things. 

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The Little Match Girl

Written by Hans Christian Andersen

Adaptation written and composed

by Katherine Michelle Tanner

Cast:  8 Principals all sing

Flexible casting for Ensemble 

85 minutes 2 Acts

When a high school English class draws the classic story of The Little Match Girl to reenact for their upcoming project, they enlist the help of some younger talent trying to earn their Girl Scout drama badge.  This play is performed in two acts, act one being full of comedy while act two tugs at your heartstrings with beautiful music and unforgettable story telling.

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Thumbelina

Written by Hans Christian Andersen

Adaptation written and composed

by Katherine Michelle Tanner

Cast:  12 Principals all sing

Flexible casting for Ensemble

60 minutes 1 Act

Based on the Dutch tale, this story blossoms into a drama with a lesson of accepting yourself and fighting for what you truly believe in.  This wonderful ensemble piece offers something for everyone with creatures and characters who drive the story of Thumbelina standing up for herself and her desire to find true love.  The pop music score is fun and engaging while the classic story is revitalized for all audiences. 

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