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Redwall: The Legend of Redwall Abbey was a two act children's musical based on the book Redwall published by DramaticPublishing. It was officially published on May 5, 2004; Vince Leonard contributed the orchestrations.
The premiere was on March 7, 1998, at the Grand Opera House in Wilmington, Delaware. The original OperaDelaware production was directed by Leland Kimbal, with music conducted and directed by Evelyn Swennson.
The musical has an approximate running time of 80 minutes, but may be cut down to an hour if desired.
See here for excerpts from the script.
The script itself is around 80 pages in length.
A promotional CD featuring samples of the following songs from the musical is also available from DramaticPublishing:
- Brothers of Redwall
- Redwall Abbey
- Cluny, The Scourge
- Cluny, Cluny
- We Are Ready
- Whenever You See a Wrong
- Song of the Shrews
- Song of Asmodeus
- I Apologize
Cast from the premiere
- Matthias - Eric Miller
- Abbot Mortimer - John Dennison
- Methuselah/Wormtail/John Churchmouse - Kurt Bieg
- Constance - Lois Alt
- Cluny the Scourge/Asmodeus Poisonteeth - Alan Wagner
- Fangburn - Carl Pouncy
- Frogblood - Gerald Blanchard
- Ragear/Basil Stag Hare - Rob Hull
- Mangefur/Squire Julian Gingivere - Ray Murphy
- Redtooth/Captain Snow - Jack Hollister
- Cheesethief - Carlos Alicea
- Darkclaw - Justin Vye
- Scumnose - Andrew Curtin
- Killconey/Friar Hugo - Brandon Burk
- Jess - Marie Rose Gardner
- Silent Sam - Conner Gardner
- Brother Alf - Elliot Jones
- Sela - Tina Betz
- King Bull Sparra - Gerald Blanchard
- Warbeak - Jennifer Zetlan
- Dunwing - Stephanie Santer
- Chickenhound/Shadow - James Smith
- Ambrose Spike - Andrew Coonin
- Winifred - Dayle Joseph
- Sister Clemence - Melissa Daniels
- Mrs. Churchmouse - Lisa Dodson
- Cornflower - Caitlin Ganc
- Mrs. Vole - Rupal Pinto
- Colin Vole - Thomas Anderson
- Battlehawk - Caitlin Kerchner
- Windplume - Jessica Moss
- Guosim (shrew) - Arwen Sheridan
- Log-a-Log (Redwall) - Ryan Maguire
- Foremole (Redwall) - Robby Williams/John Dennison
- Doby - Andrew Coonin/Carl Pouncy
- Walt - John Lasher/Fred Smith
This YouTube video is a photo slideshow from a performance of the play, circa 1998 (no audio).
The Legend of Redwall Abbey
The following consists of short, not-the-greatest-quality video clips from the play. The YouTube user contributed other clips, but the quality is so poor that there is no reason to showcase them here.
Redwall opera scene
Redwall the opera
|Accessories & Books related to the Redwall series, by Brian Jacques|
Redwall Calendar 1995 | Redwall Diary 1996 | The Great Redwall Feast | Redwall Map & Riddler | Redwall Figurines | Redwall Collector Cards | Build Your Own Redwall Abbey | Redwall Puzzle | Redwall Book Collections | Redwall: A Teaching Guide | Redwall Friend & Foe | Welcome to Redwall Sampler | A Redwall Winter's Tale | Tribes of Redwall Badgers | Brian Jacques's Redwall Tales: A Teacher's Guide | Redwall Novel Units Teacher Guide | Tribes of Redwall Otters | Tribes of Redwall Mice | A Redwall Journal | Redwall Study Guide | Redwall: The Legend of Redwall Abbey | The Redwall Cookbook | Redwall/Castaways Sampler | Redwall: The Graphic Novel | A Classroom Guide to the Redwall Series