Voyage of the Poppykettle
Paterson, Bruce (Australian playwright, 19__-____), “Voyage of the Poppykettle,”
a 60-minute puppet drama in English, set in _____, Australia, 1994,
© 1994 by Bruce Paterson;
• in Bruce Paterson’s Voyage of the Poppykettle (Hobart, Tasmania, Australia: The Author, 1994);
• script/rights available through The Australian Script Centre, 77 Salamanca Place, Hobart, Tasmania 7000, Australia, telephone (03) 6223 4675, fax (03) 6223 4678, e-mail email@example.com.
_____ (m), _____; _____ (m), _____; _____ (f), _____.
“Gnomes travel from their homeland of Peru to Australia in a ceremonial poppykettle, encountering storms, gods, dolphins, islanders and pelicans.
“Adapted from the book by Robert Ingpen. . . . Its theme is that imagination is as important as reality.” Audience age is all.—Script Search, http://www.verdant.com.au/ozscript/search.asp, accessed August 30, 2002.
Australia, dolphin, folk tale, god, gnome, islander, myth, pelican, Peru, puppetry, storm.