The Celebrated Jumping Frog of Calaveras County

The Celebrated Jumping Frog of Calaveras County
adapted by Joseph McDonough

Productions (43)
  • Comedy
  • 30 - 45 minutes
  • 1 f, 2 m, 1 either (4-20 actors possible: 1-15 f, 2-15 m)
  • Set: A hitching post.

The Celebrated Jumping Frog of Calaveras County
adapted by Joseph McDonough

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Productions (43)
  • Comedy
  • 30 - 45 minutes
  • 1 f, 2 m, 1 either (4-20 actors possible: 1-15 f, 2-15 m)
  • Set: A hitching post.

This rambunctious adaptation of Mark Twain's classic short story tells the tale of schemer and braggart Jim Smiley, who decides to make his fortune by entering his frog in the first annual Calaveras County Frog Jumping Contest. Smiley has certainly had his share of good luck, but the people of Calaveras County are getting a bit tired of being duped by Jim, and they may just have a scheme of their own...

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This rambunctious adaptation of Mark Twain's classic short story tells the tale of schemer and braggart Jim Smiley, who decides to make his fortune by entering his frog in the first annual Calaveras County Frog Jumping Contest. Smiley has certainly had his share of good luck, but the people of Calaveras County are getting a bit tired of being duped by Jim, and they may just have a scheme of their own...

  • Comedy
  • 30 - 45 minutes
  • 1 f, 2 m, 1 either (4-20 actors possible: 1-15 f, 2-15 m)
  • Set: A hitching post.

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JAN 12, 2018 - FEB 12, 2018
Baylor School
Chattanooga, TN United States
Baylor School Chattanooga, TN United States
NOV 15, 2017 - NOV 29, 2017
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Exeter, NE United States
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OCT 18, 2017 - OCT 18, 2017
ArtSpace Charter School
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MAY 05, 2017 - MAY 05, 2017
Capital Baptist Homeschool Co-op
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MAR 09, 2017 - MAR 10, 2017
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Minneapolis, MN United States
Barton School Minneapolis, MN United States
FEB 23, 2017 - FEB 23, 2017
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Salina, KS United States
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Denver, CO United States
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AUG 27, 2016 - AUG 27, 2016
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Torrey, UT United States
Entrada Institute Torrey, UT United States
JUN 10, 2016 - JUN 10, 2016
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Weare, NH United States
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MAR 01, 2016 - MAR 01, 2016
Williams Academy
Spruce Pine, NC United States
Williams Academy Spruce Pine, NC United States
FEB 05, 2016 - FEB 05, 2016
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Faith West Academy Katy, TX United States
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Lakewood Middle School Paris, TN United States
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Topeka, KS United States
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Springfield, MO United States
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AUG 31, 2013 - SEP 29, 2013
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Lisle, IL United States
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MAR 19, 2013 - MAR 20, 2013
Camden Rockport Middle School
Camden, ME United States
Camden Rockport Middle School Camden, ME United States
MAR 07, 2013 - MAR 08, 2013
Cardigan Mountain School
Canaan, NH United States
Cardigan Mountain School Canaan, NH United States
NOV 17, 2012 - NOV 25, 2012
Northwood High School
Saltville, VA United States
Northwood High School Saltville, VA United States
NOV 01, 2012 - NOV 01, 2012
Northwood High School
Saltville, VA United States
Northwood High School Saltville, VA United States
OCT 26, 2012 - OCT 26, 2012
Robert E. Lee Auditorium
Southern Pines, NC United States
Robert E. Lee Auditorium Southern Pines, NC United States
JUL 20, 2012 - JUL 21, 2012
Mystic Seaport Museum
Mystic, CT United States
Mystic Seaport Museum Mystic, CT United States
APR 14, 2012 - APR 14, 2012
Excelsior! Academy
Columbia, SC United States
Excelsior! Academy Columbia, SC United States
MAR 31, 2012 - MAR 31, 2012
Theatrestars
Thousand Oaks, CA United States
Theatrestars Thousand Oaks, CA United States
MAR 23, 2012 - MAR 24, 2012
Sherman Central
Sherman, NY United States
Sherman Central Sherman, NY United States
NOV 19, 2011 - NOV 20, 2011
NCTC DRama
Gainesville, TX United States
NCTC DRama Gainesville, TX United States
OCT 08, 2011 - OCT 08, 2011
Trinity Valley Community College
Athens, TX United States
Trinity Valley Community College Athens, TX United States
JUL 04, 2011 - JUL 08, 2011
Storybook Land Theatre
Aberdeen, SD United States
Storybook Land Theatre Aberdeen, SD United States
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Clay Road Baptist School
Houston, TX United States
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DEC 17, 2010 - DEC 17, 2010
Riverbend Montessori
Sugar Land, TX United States
Riverbend Montessori Sugar Land, TX United States
NOV 16, 2010 - NOV 18, 2010
Whitfield School
St Louis, MO United States
Whitfield School St Louis, MO United States
MAY 28, 2010 - MAY 28, 2010
St. Paul Cathedral School
Yakima, WA United States
St. Paul Cathedral School Yakima, WA United States
MAY 19, 2010 - MAY 20, 2010
Kealing Middle School
Austin, TX United States
Kealing Middle School Austin, TX United States
FEB 14, 2010 - FEB 14, 2010
Concordia Lutheran School
Seattle, WA United States
Concordia Lutheran School Seattle, WA United States
FEB 05, 2010 - FEB 19, 2010
Staley Middle School
Frisco, TX United States
Staley Middle School Frisco, TX United States
DEC 05, 2009 - DEC 05, 2009
Barrington Recreational Theatre
Barrington, RI United States
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NOV 07, 2009 - FEB 06, 2010
Thomasville High School
Thomasville, AL United States
Thomasville High School Thomasville, AL United States
JAN 24, 2009 - JAN 24, 2009
Lynnville Sully High School Speech And Drama Team
Sully, IA United States
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JAN 01, 2006 - DEC 31, 2006
ArtReach Touring Theatre
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ArtReach Touring Theatre Cincinnati, OH United States
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JAN 12, 2018 - FEB 12, 2018
Baylor School
Chattanooga, TN United States
Baylor School Chattanooga, TN United States
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Location
OCT 04, 2014 - OCT 04, 2014
Theatre-Hikes
Lenexa, KS United States
Theatre-Hikes Lenexa, KS United States
NOV 30, 2013 - DEC 07, 2013
Maples Repertory Theatre
Macon, MO United States
Maples Repertory Theatre Macon, MO United States
AUG 31, 2013 - SEP 29, 2013
Theatre-Hikes
Lisle, IL United States
Theatre-Hikes Lisle, IL United States
JUL 20, 2012 - JUL 21, 2012
Mystic Seaport Museum
Mystic, CT United States
Mystic Seaport Museum Mystic, CT United States