The Chocolate Tree
Brian D'Addario, Danielle Freid, Curtis Holbrook, Felicia Ricci, Christopher Sieber, Jason Michael Snow, Marlayna Syms and Richard True
Number of Acts: 1
Number of Principals (Male): 3
Number of Principals (Female): 3
Preferred Ensemble Size: 3
Total Cast Size: 9
4-5, keyboards, percussion, guitar, bass
Genre & Style:
A remarkable young girl stricken with a grave illness uses herÂ rich fantasy world and indomitable spirit to bring the impossible to life, which takes her family and the audience on a powerful, transforming journey.Â The Chocolate Tree isÂ written by the team Marshall Pailet and A.D. Penedo (Loch NessÂ andÂ Where Itâ€™s AtÂ – ASCAP, New York International Fringe Festival).
An initial reading of The Chocolate Tree was held at the New York Musical Theatre Festival in October 2006. Since then, The New Jersey Repertory Company in association with Vasi Laurence and P2 Creations presented an Equity staged reading in June 2007.
Full production at Actors Cabaret of Eugene (OR) in 2008 and Stages Repertory (TX) in 2010.