The Tallest Tale Ever Told
Published by Dramatic Publishing
2 Male 2 Female
This highly theatrical tall tale is a narrative based in fact
Fact that includes embellishment, enhancement, enlargement and aggrandizement!
If it didn't, it wouldn't be a Tall Tale
So let the thunder roll, lightning strike and the rain storm as Davy Crockett bursts to life saving the world from imminent destruction
When the sun gets stuck between two mountains, Davy will grab Bartholomew Bear by the fur, tossing him to and fro
And releasing the sun
Head reeling and dizzy, Bear Backwards Bartholomew swears revenge
And Davy quickly skedaddles
But only after he falls in love with the power and strength of the sun and stars
Because now the most fateful day arrives ...
The day his true love Sally Ann Thunder Ann Whirlwind is born
Kissed by the sun and made of stars and sunshine, she can out-run, out-fish, and out-wrestle all nine of her brothers - played by one actor or nine!
But when she's relegated to "women's work", Sally Ann dreams of discovering her true destiny
And so she says goodbye to her family and sets off on life's journey
Using her wits and wiles, Sally Ann survives the seasons and befriends many animals along the way
Known for digging herself a mammoth cave, clearing the Cumberland Gap and defending her fabulous pies from hungry alligators, Sally Ann becomes renowned for her selfless heart and heroic actions
She can and she will change the world for the better - one action at a time!
Flexible staging - runs about 60 minutes.
M2,F2 - Can be expanded up to M10,F4 or 16 either gender
Puppetry opportunities if desired
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