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Inspired by a Bolivian folktale about a boy who dreams a different life than the one he seemed destined to live.
In the story, Arcani meets an unusual man - a healer who travels the world gathering plants to use as medicine to help others. He offers to teach Arcani about the plants and their uses, but the mayor of the town only sees Arcani as a poor & ignorant boy. In the end, Arcani has the opportunity to demonstrate his potential to become a healer & a respected member of the village.
A new musical adaptation of the classic folk tale.
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For ages 6 and up
Based on the folktale that inspired the Brothers Grimm's story of the 12 Dancing Princesses, this fun musical tale has jesters, a secretive princess, a clever hero, and a dog. Plus lots of new songs.
Adapted from the story by Hans Christian Andersen.
The story of an Emperor who learns that friendship is often more valuable than gold or jewels.
Book and Lyrics by P. Haines-Ainsworth Music by Terence Alaric Levitt .
WINKING KAT TALES has many more fun, musical episodes. For a complete list of episodes, descriptions, and links - just CLICK HERE or on the Winking Kat Tales logo to visit our 'Library' and listen to another fun story.
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