A Princess Never Should

Written by:

Lib Spry

Cast Size:
12

Roles For:

  • Men: 3
  • Women: 8

Genre:

Musical/Opera
TYA

Themes:

Family
Friendship
Isolation
Royalty

Length:

90 min.

Year Written:

1977

Synopsis:

“A princess who refuses her father’s order that she marry the son of the richest man in the world is sent into exile in Fearsome Forest, where she meets new friends who help her find a solution.” (From the CPO Website)

Characters:

Princess Arabella / King Kavil of Kaladar / Mrs. Hubbard / Georgie Smoth, the Rent Collector / Gertrude, Attendant / Samantha, Attendant / Prince Jolyon / Croaker the Frog / Ronson the Dragon / Debrett the Giant / Fearsome Forest Figures / Musicians

First Produced:

1977, Phoenix Theatre, Montreal

Resources:

A Princess Never Should is available through the CPO Website.

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Notes:

The roles can be doubled.