Based on “The Snow Queen” by Hans Christian Andersen
Runtime: 60 minutes
Cast: 8F, 9M
Published in Best Plays by Women in 1997, Smith & Kraus, 1997.
Two young adults living in 19th century Denmark are separated when the boy, Christian, mysteriously departs with an exotic older woman. Analiese, fearing Christian may be in danger, begins to search for him in a small boat, accompanied by an insightful toucan. Alvarez reveals a world that is boldly theatrical and classically intelligent in this tale based on “The Snow Queen.”
Take a look at the script here: ANALIESE perusal copy (sample)