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Red, Ripe, and Round

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Red, Ripe, and Round Childrens Plays

By: Dwayne Yancey
Cast: 6 M, 5F, 20 flexible, extras (With doubling 4 M, 4 F)
Performance Time: Approximately 45-50 minutes, 43 pgs.

Red, Ripe, and Round

CHILDREN’S COMEDY WITH SONG. This play is a fun way for children to learn more about American history through the unlikely history of one of our favorite foods: the tomato. The story traces the humble beginnings of the tomato from its “discovery” by Spanish conquistadors in the New World to its arrival in Spain, North America, and even the moon! Kids will love rapping along with the Tomato Revue and learning fun tomato facts. Thomas Jefferson and the Queen of Spain make special appearances, and the finale features the answer to the timeless question: Is the tomato a fruit or a vegetable? Well, you’ll just have to wait and see…

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Please remember it is necessary to purchase one script for each cast member and one royalty for each performance.

Scripts: $7.95 each
Royalty: $60.00/performance
Prompt Book: $16.00
Poster Package: $50.00 (50/pkg)
Distribution Rights: $60.00
Artwork Rights: $50.00
Play Pack: $376.00  (34 scripts for cast/crew, 1 royalty, 50 posters, 1 prompt book)

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Dwayne Yancey Dwayne Yancey has published several plays and some of his works have been produced in New York by professional theatres. Yancey lives in the Blue Ridge Mountains with his wife and two children, all of whom are veterans of the community theatre stage.

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