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2007
A collection of short one-person plays featuring characters, between ten and fifteen years old, who live in or near a thirteenth-century English manor.
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2014
A retelling of the classic story of Chicken Licken, who has an acorn fall on his head and runs in a panic to his friends Henny Penny, Lucky Ducky, and others, to tell them the sky is falling.
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1991
Two rascals sell a vain emperor an invisible suit of clothes.
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2009
"Kroll introduces four notable groups referred to by their enemies as barbarians: the Goths, the Huns, the Vikings, and the Mongols. In each case, he looks at the lives of common people within the group, their religious...
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1999
With the help of his brave and clever wife, Finn MacCoul bests the fearsome giant, Cucullin.
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2003
Illustrations and text portray the life of Leonardo da Vinci, who gained fame as a artist through such works as the Mona Lisa, and as a scientist by studying various subjects including human anatomy and flight.
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2005
The story of Prince Theseus and the amazing trials that befall him when he vows to become a hero, then sets out to prove his courage.
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2000
Saint Francis, who loves all animals, explains to a sullen donkey why his kind have always had to work hard, but also tells him of a donkey's role in the first Christmas.
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1994
When the bear insults the children of the Bird King, a war develops between the creatures of the ground and the creatures of the air.
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1985
Marcella's boredom with her everyday life is erased after a night lost in the country.