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The Curious Quest for the Sandman's Sand
A jazz and blues, fun-packed adventure musical...

Book & Lyrics: Jenifer Toksvig
Music: David Perkins

Performing Ages: Primary/Elementary School, Middle School, Secondary/High School, Amateur/Community Theatre, Youth/Camp Programs

Cast requirements: 2m, 3f, 6m/f + flexible chorus with speaking parts

Approx length: 60 mins

Hire Package Includes: Score, Band Parts / Backing track CD

Jesse, Meggie and Teddy embark on an eventful journey into the mysterious world of silver-tongued Harry, the Sandman, to retrieve the magical sand. Along the way they meet extraordinary creatures – Snoodle Werps, the Trash Trump, Litter Bugs to name but a few – before their final showdown with Jewels the witch and the awesome Gump Grump.

Script published by Samuel French Ltd
ISBN: 0 573 08109 3

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All photographs and soundclips on this website are from the original productions performed by the Yvonne Arnaud Youth Theatre, Guildford, Surrey.
Photographs 1996 - 2001 Richard Bloomfield; 2005-2006 Chris Martin.

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