The King of Ireland’s Son

Written by:

Paula Wing

Cast Size:
13

Roles For:

  • Men: 7
  • Women: 5

Genre:

Fantasy
TYA

Themes:

European
Ireland
Royalty

Length:

95 min.

Year Written:

1999

Synopsis:

“Sean Ruadh, the king of Ireland’s son is sent on a quest to rescue his sister from a giant. Along the way, he meets many a fantastical creature, including the fierce Princess Finola, and fights battles, both physical and mental.” (From the CPO¬†Website)

Characters:

Sean Ruadh / King of Ireland / Old Shanachie / Mourner / The Old Druid / King of the Western World / Widow Woman / Auburn Mary / Caer / Princess Finola / Second Shanachie / Giant / Trembling

First Produced:

1999, Seattle Children's Theatre

Resources:

The King of Ireland’s Son is available through the CPO Website.

To view other works by this playwright, click here.

Notes:

Roles can be doubled.