Fantasy. Adapted by Joseph Robinette. Based on the book by E.B. White.
Cast: 5 or more actors, flexible. This is the endearing classic about a mouse named Stuart who is born into an ordinary New York family. All the charm, wisdom and joy of the E.B. White original are captured in this adaptation by Joseph Robinette, who also dramatized the highly acclaimed stage version of Charlotte's Web. The many adventures—both big and small—of Stuart Little are brought vividly to life in this story-theatre presentation. The acting ensemble plays many human and animal roles in a series of delightful scenes that make up the marvelous maneuverings of a mild-mannered mouse trying to survive in a "real people's world." Ease of staging along with flexible casting makes Stuart Little perfect for small touring groups. The sets, costumes and props may be as simple or as elaborate as desired in this timeless tale for all ages. Area staging. Approximate running time: 45 minutes.