by Hales, Hogan and Wright published 2006
Suitable for All Groups
R L Stevenson's rollicking adventure yarn featuring Jim Hawkins, Long John Silver, Blind Pew, Ben Gunn et al., brought to vivid life by the team of Hales, Hogan & Wright. "We performed this panto script in Dec 2012 and it was said to have been the best panto performed for ages. A witty 'Blackadder' style humour script that had the cast laughing from the first read through. Thanks." - Amy Smith, Teignmouth Players
Young Jim and his Mum Harriet find Captain Flint's map and aided by Squire Trelawney and his daughter Polly set sail in Captain Smollett's ship "The Golden Behind" to retrieve the treasure. But he is pursued by Flint's vindictive spirit, and assorted cutthroats, including the infamous Long John Silver.
Players: 7 Male, 6 Female, 7 M/F Parts
Cast: Jim Hawkins, Dame Harriet Hawkins, Polly Trelawney, Squire Trelawney, Sam, Ella, Captain Smollett, Ghost of Captain Flint, Long John Silver, Blind Pew, Billy Bones, Ben Gunn, Walker The Plank, Mad Maria, Barnacle Bess, Aaron C Rescue, Hans Von Schwarzwalderkirschtorte, Nobby Knees, Bosun Daisy, Blind Barney McGrew
Sets: 4 Main Sets
Period: 18th century
Running Time: 2 hours
Notes: Production notes inc FX and musical numbers suggested.
Download Sample Script: Treasure Island
Highly entertaining and challenging version ... A great swashbuckling plot and a feast of fun and adventure, fast-paced, and peppered with “Ha-hars” galore.
Amateur Stage, June 2006