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Black fairy, and other plays for children

by Useni Eugene Perkins

  • 332 Want to read
  • 19 Currently reading

Published by Third World Press in Chicago .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Children"s plays, American.,
    • African Americans -- Folklore.,
    • African Americans -- Folklore -- Drama.,
    • Folklore -- United States -- Drama.,
    • Plays -- Collections.

    • Edition Notes

      Musical dramas written for black children emphasizing Afro-American traditions and values.

      StatementUseni Eugene Perkins ; [illustrations by Patrick Hill].
      GenreFolklore., Folklore, Drama.
      ContributionsHill, Patrick, ill.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3566.E691486 B57 1993
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 189 p. :
      Number of Pages189
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1746304M
      ISBN 100883780771
      LC Control Number92060054
      OCLC/WorldCa29420334

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Black fairy, and other plays for children by Useni Eugene Perkins Download PDF EPUB FB2

Three action packed plays that have great original songs for the children to sing or rap to, along with explicit stage directions. Very easy to follow. Enjoyable reading for children and adults. I recently had the pleasure of directing one of the plays from Black Fairy and Other Plays, The Legend of Deadwood Dick.

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It was performed at the August 5/5(2). Black Fairy and Other Plays book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. A series of short plays for young children that can be used as 4/5(2).

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