THE SHY PRINCE AND THE DRAGON (2021) is a short fairy tale play for young children with 9 characters. All of the the roles (apart from the Prince and the Princess) are non-gender specific.
"Two knights, a pirate, a cowboy (or a cowgirl) and Superboy (or Supergirl) all fail to rescue a princess from a dragon. Will a shy, insecure, young prince succeed where they have failed?"
Previous productions of THE SHY PRINCE AND THE DRAGON include those by Perform Australia (a drama school in Fyshwick, Australia) in September 2022; Kingwood Park High School SpEd Theater in Humble, Texas in May 2023 and the Cherokee Civic Youth Theatre in Rusk, Texas in July 2023. Forthcoming productions currently include one by Xin Fuxue International Academy in December 2023.
The play is published by Lazy Bee Scripts and can be read and purchased here.