A musical adaptation of "The Adventures of Tom Sawyer" by Mark Twain.
Book by Mark Jensen
Lyrics by Mark Jensen and Gary Rue
Music by Gary Rue
© Copyright 2012 New Music Arts ® dba Musicals 4 Young Audiences
Originally produced by SteppingStone Theatre For Youth Development, St. Paul, Minnesota, Richard Hitchler, Artistic Director
Time & Place: St. Petersburg, Missouri, a small river settlement situated on the banks of Mississippi River. The time is the mid to late 1840s.
Master Dobbins/Jack Knife Joe
Dr. Robinson/Judge Thatcher
StorySpinners – Various actors who narrate the story. When the actors are not playing their primary characters, they take on a StorySpinner role.
Boyz ‘N Gurlz – When the actors are not playing their primary characters or StorySpinners, they become part of the onstage chorus.
"Dip, Brushhhhh, Smoooooth"
"A One Needs A One to Be Two (Becky's Lament)"
"In the Graveyard"
"The Pirates of Missouri"
"Oh, Lost Spotted Calf"
"'Plorin' McDougal's Cave"
"Huck Finn Done Gone Civilized"