The Adventures of Dick Whittington
A Tale of the Power of Kindness
Retold in Script and Songs by
Betsy Lee Bailey
From the Old English Pantomime
"Dick Whittington and His Cat"
RUNNING TIME: approximately 45-50 min.
FLEXIBLE CAST: 30+ actors (9 M, 13 F, 8+ either)
Suitable for children ages 9-14
FULL LIST OF SONGS:
1.Overture - Dick Whittington 2.Nursery Rhyme Quodlibet 3.&22.Off to Seek My Fortune 4.Incidental "Streets of London" 5.The List 6.Alice's Dance 7.Off to Seek Reprise 8.Mistress Mary, Quite Contrary
9.Mistress Mary Incidental 10.Too, Too Much to Do 11.&14.Scurry Scurry Song
12.A Toast to Travel and Trade 13.Over the Briny Sea 15.Spices and Perfumes 16.Moroccan Palace Dance 17.Let Kindness Begin with Me 18.Moroccan Scurry, Scurry Dispatch 19.Let Kindness Begin with Me Reprise 20.Ballad of Dick Whittington Finale 21.Bows- Dick Whittington
Director's Script, Piano/Vocal Score Part 1, Piano/Vocal Score Part 2, Production Kit, and Song tracks are available for Digital Download at SMP Press
Read the Perusal Script (without the song lyrics) and listen to the Songs from The Adventures of Dick Whittington