Tales From Japan

Tales From Japan
Traditional Japanese Folk Tales
adapted by Patricia Montley

Productions (9)
  • Folk Tales
  • 80 minutes
  • 3 f, 3 m, 6 either (12-24 actors possible: 0-12 f, 0-12 m)
  • Set: Minimal.
  • Standard Edition ISBN: 978-1-62384-573-5

Tales From Japan
Traditional Japanese Folk Tales
adapted by Patricia Montley

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Productions (9)
  • Folk Tales
  • 80 minutes
  • 3 f, 3 m, 6 either (12-24 actors possible: 0-12 f, 0-12 m)
  • Set: Minimal.

In this collection of traditional Japanese tales, treasure is discovered in unexpected places, even the most unassuming characters are heroes, and beauty is found in all aspects of nature. From an old woman using her wisdom and wit to save a kingdom from tyranny to a peach boy defeating the village monster, these exciting stories bring to life the subtle and surprising aspects of Japanese culture.

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Pricing Information

Min. Performance Fee* $80
Standard Edition $9.99
Stage Manager Edition $18.99

*The per performance fee begins at $80. Your per performance fee will be provided during the ordering process.

Play Details

In this collection of traditional Japanese tales, treasure is discovered in unexpected places, even the most unassuming characters are heroes, and beauty is found in all aspects of nature. From an old woman using her wisdom and wit to save a kingdom from tyranny to a peach boy defeating the village monster, these exciting stories bring to life the subtle and surprising aspects of Japanese culture.

  • Folk Tales
  • 80 minutes
  • 3 f, 3 m, 6 either (12-24 actors possible: 0-12 f, 0-12 m)
  • Set: Minimal.
  • Standard Edition ISBN: 978-1-62384-573-5

Published Reviews

"Delightful and clever interpretation of traditional Japanese tales."

Adjudicator, American College Theatre Festival

Production History

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MAR 04, 2016 - MAR 19, 2016
Northwest School Of The Arts
Charlotte, NC United States
Northwest School Of The Arts Charlotte, NC United States
MAR 01, 2014 - MAR 01, 2014
Northwest School Of The Arts
Charlotte, NC United States
Northwest School Of The Arts Charlotte, NC United States
FEB 28, 2014 - FEB 28, 2014
Northwest School Of The Arts
Charlotte, NC United States
Northwest School Of The Arts Charlotte, NC United States
APR 23, 2013 - MAY 03, 2013
Genesee Community College
Batavia, NY United States
Genesee Community College Batavia, NY United States
APR 19, 2013 - APR 20, 2013
First City Players
Ketchikan, AK United States
First City Players Ketchikan, AK United States
OCT 21, 2011 - DEC 15, 2011
Lincoln High School
Manitowoc, WI United States
Lincoln High School Manitowoc, WI United States
OCT 11, 2011 - OCT 15, 2011
Lincoln High School
Manitowoc, WI United States
Lincoln High School Manitowoc, WI United States
NOV 01, 2004 - JAN 31, 2005
The University of Central Missouri
Warrensburg, MO United States
The University of Central Missouri Warrensburg, MO United States
NOV 01, 1997 - NOV 30, 1997
Chatham University
Pittsburgh, PA United States
Chatham University Pittsburgh, PA United States
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Awards (4)

Honorable Mention, Jackie White Memorial National Children's Playwriting Contest (2004)

Winner, Central Missouri State University National Playwriting Competition (2004)

Finalist, Beverly Hills Theatre Guild Children's Theatre Contest (2000)

Regional Finalist, American College Theatre Festival (2005)