Legend of Sleepy Hollow
Kid-Friendly Spookiness for Halloween!
Classic Script for Halloween!
Lexington Children's Theatre, KY - ArtReach Touring Theatre, Cincinnati
The Legend of Sleepy Hollow, Washington Irving's spooky Halloween classic, is presented with all the thrills, chills and laughs that keep young audiences on the edge of their seats.
and Chills and Lots of Laughs!"
Lexington Children's Theatre, KY
A cast of three actors does it all! They tell Washington Irving's story - from Ichabod's courtship with Katrina to the inevitable frightening conclusion!
Rivalry! Hilarious Comedy!
The storybook tale revolves around the famous characters--the bumbling, awkward school teacher, Ichabod Crane, the coquettish Katrina and Ichabod's brutish rival, Brom Bones.
Falls for Katrina's Charms
ArtReach Touring Theatre, Cincinnati - Jonesborough Repertory Theatre, TN
Bones and Ichabod Compete for Katrina
Lexington Children's Theatre, KY - Fresh Baked Theatre
"The script is quick and lively, taking the audience on a journey through history that will leave them shaking in their seats!"
John Dolphin, Pine-Richland Middle School, Gibsonia, PA
Script for Family Audiences
Ichabod charms the Ladies - Halloween Frolic
Staging and Storytelling
Edmonds Driftwood Players, Wade James Theatre, Edmonds, WA - Jonesborough Repertory Theatre, TN
"A huge success at our theatre with sell-out crowds! It was an easy extra on our season slate that may well become an annual Halloween tradition!"
Gregory Magyar, Artistic Director, Driftwood Players
Tales Set the Scary Scene!
Lexington Children's Theatre KY - Jonesborough Repertory Theatre, TN
Funny - You Don't Want to Miss This!"
Jonesborough Repertory Theatre, TN
"The audiences loved it! By far one of the best play adaptations of Washington Irving's classical work!"
Grace Sayers, Storybook Theatre Co., DeLand, FL
Spooky Halloween Ride!
Topeka Civic Theatre and Academy, KS
"This adaptation, by Kathryn Schultz Miller, is both funny and simple for a young audience to understand, an important consideration, full of shivers and merriment."
The Orlando Sentinel
THE HEADLESS HORSEMAN!
The Ride of the Headless Horseman! - Full of Thrills & Laughs!
The Legend of Sleepy Hollow has three versions:
Flexible Cast of 22 (14M, 8F) for grades K-6
Flexible Cast of 9 (5M, 4F) for grades 6-12
Version (this page)
Cast of 3 (2M, 1F) for adult actors.
ArtReach's popular one act play 'The Legend of Sleepy Hollow' is kid-friendly spookiness for Halloween. Your audiences will swoon at the ride of the Headless Horseman! Producers, this fast-paced script follows the familiar story as you know it and Washington Irving wrote it. There are no unexpected story tangents, just the famous spine-tingler with lots of suspense and uproarious comedy. Can be performed by as few as 3 or more than 20, for touring or mainstage. The script includes instructions on how to make an inexpensive headless horseman.
Legend of Sleepy Hollow has been very successful. Probably one of
the most popular productions we ever had here in our Youth Theatre!"
Joe Lauderdale The Laguna Playhouse, CA
delightful show that packed the house. Enjoyed by children of all ages."
Sheila Freudenberger, Orange Curtain, San Juan Capistrano, CA
had to add three performances to accommodate all those schools
who wanted to come. One parent told me it was their best field
trip so far."
Becki Bradford, Chattanooga State Drama Club, Chattanooga, TN
through sixth grade students were in awe of Ichabod and Katrina. The
characters' interaction with the audience brought Sleepy Hollow right
into their hearts."
Hayes Elementary School
out of six sold out performances in our 1300 seat theatre! The
children loved the Headless Horseman!"
Paramount Arts Center, Ashland, KY
to stage and popular with audiences due to plenty of comedy!"
Rachel King, Spotlites Theatre, Kent, UK