Robena’s Rose-Coloured Glasses

Written by:

Beth McMaster, Dick Beck

Cast Size:
8

Roles For:

  • Men: 2
  • Women: 6

Genre:

Fantasy
TYA

Themes:

Invention

Length:

60 min.

Synopsis:

“A villain steals Robena’s magical glasses and a fascinating array of characters work with the audience to retrieve the treasured lenses” (from the CPO Website).

Characters:

Robena: a young person, inventor of rose-coloured glasses.

Aleck: her cat (a mime part).

Tony: a boy who helps the Weatherman.

I.B. Squintee: representative of Squintee Square Deals.

Golly: a tree in the Magic Forest.

Rime and Time: two elf-like creatures in the Magic Forest.

A second cat.

First Produced:

1978, Peterborough Theatre Guild

Resources:

Robena’s Rose-Coloured Glasses is available through the CPO Website.

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