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Gaslight Playhouse, Inc.

P.O. Box 84

Kendallville, Indiana 46755

Phone: 260-347-3995

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gaslightplayhouse75@gmail.com

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A dramatic play, Laura Ingalls Wilder: Voice of the Prairie is based on the true story of this great American author. From The Little House of the Prairie to her fascinating rise as a literary star, this play brings insight to the beloved children's books and celebrates a remarkable life! The play unfolds with actor led scene transitions and fluid story telling. The play is one act and spans Laura's life from early childhood to her older years.

CHARACTERS:

A Cast of 14 Players – 5 Female, 4 Male, 5 Female/Male

 

Male (maybe combined)

Alfred A. Knopf: Publisher and Editor (30 lines)

Almanzo Wilder: Laura’s Husband (62 lines)

Neighbor* (1 line)

Pa: Charles Ingalls (79 lines)

 

Female (maybe combined)

Laura Ingalls Wilder (140 lines)

Ma: Caroline Ingalls (50 lines)

Mary Ingalls (45 lines)

Rose Wilder Lane: Laura’s Daughter (53 lines)

Susan B. Anthony* (1 line)

 

Male or Female (maybe combined)

Doctor* (6 lines)

Indian* (3 lines)

Narrator (28 lines)

Northerner* (4 lines)

Southerner* (3 lines)