The Emperor's New Clothes by Don Macrae
Both the Script and the Music Bundle for this play can be purchased on this page. Please ensure you have selected the appropriate product(s) from the drop-down menu above the "Add to Cart" button.
The Script includes the music score. The Music Bundle contains recorded versions of all 12 of the play’s songs plus 3 "trumpet fanfare" sound effects.
Here is the curious story of the Emperor who’s got it all. So, what’s new? Just about everything, in this wonderful tale of an Emperor with an attitude, two swindling weavers, and a talented but overlooked tailor. Come see the world’s wackiest wardrobe as His Royal Highness discovers that he needs a new suit. And that's when all the excitement begins. This fun-filled musical, featuring lots of audience participation, will thrill the whole family with songs and surprises, laughter and adventure.
Keywords: family, children, musical, Emperor, laughter, adventure, audience-participation, sing-alongs
Produced by Guelph Little Theatre, Guelph ON, 2010
Genre: Family Musical
Run time: 30 minutes
Cast size: 9 actors
Male roles: 4
Female roles: 5
Casting note: A Chorus can be added to the cast. The number and gender of the actors in this chorus are flexible.