Jack & The Beanstalk
by Daniel Bell published March 2010
Suitable for All Groups
A new version of the classic tale featuring Jack Trott, his mother Dame Trott, their cow Daisy, Giant Blunderbore, and the Giant's evil henchman Fleshcreep.
Dame Trott and her sons Jack and Steve are threatened with eviction if they don't pay the rent. Meanwhile Jack has fallen in love with Princess Jill. The land is terrorised by Giant Blunderbore and his henchman Fleshcreep. When the Princess is kidnapped by Fleshcreep, Jack is given the chance of climbing the beanstalk to Cloudland, defeating the Giant and rescuing the Princess.
Players: 5 male 3 female 2 male or female
Jack Trott (Principal Boy), Dame Trott (the Dame), Sleepy Steve, her son, Daisy the Cow, King Cactus, Princess Jill (Principal Girl), Fleshcreep (the henchman), The Vegetable Fairy, The Wizard, Giant Blunderbore
Sets: 4 main sets
Running Time: 2 hours
Notes: Production notes provided, including full documentation on the wallpapering scene
Download Sample Script: Jack & The Beanstalk