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A Wrinkle in Time (35-minute one-act)

Adapted by Morgan Gould from the novel by Madeleine L'Engle
Length: 35-40 minutes
Cast Size: 7-30 actors (suggested casting 7F, 4M, 8 any)
Genre: Drama
Sub-Genre: Adaptation, Science Fiction, Adventure, Fantasy
Synopsis:
One of literature's most enduring young heroines, Meg Murry, is back -- braces, stubbornness and all. Once again, she's joining forces with Mrs Whatsit, Charles Wallace, Calvin O'Keefe and more to battle the forces of evil so she can rescue her father, save humanity and find herself. In the end, we know two things for sure: 1. Love CAN overcome evil and 2. There IS such a thing as a tesseract. Per...Read More

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Product specification details
Genre Drama
Sub-genre Adaptation, Science Fiction, Adventure, Fantasy
Length Type One-Act
Theme Faithful Adaptation, Coming-of-Age, Family, Supernatural
Author Display Adapted by Morgan Gould from the novel by Madeleine L'Engle
Cast Size 7-30 actors (suggested casting 7F, 4M, 8 any)
Approx. Running Time 35-40 minutes
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Script PDF: $10.00

Acting Edition Book: $10.99

Stage Manager Edition: $24.99

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One of literature's most enduring young heroines, Meg Murry, is back -- braces, stubbornness and all. Once again, she's joining forces with Mrs Whatsit, Charles Wallace, Calvin O'Keefe and more to battle the forces of evil so she can rescue her father, save humanity and find herself. In the end, we know two things for sure: 1. Love CAN overcome evil and 2. There IS such a thing as a tesseract. Perfect for schools and competitions, this one-act adaptation of the beloved novel masterfully retells the story in a fresh and enduring way.

(A 50-minute one-act version and a full-length version of this play are also available.)

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