The school edition of Helen on 86th St. has been performed across the country and internationally!  It is available to license at PLAYSCRIPTS.  To order a perusal script or view excerpts from the script and score, click HERE.

Alexander Dawson School, Las Vegas

Alexander Dawson School, Las Vegas

The kids really love the musical and have had a blast working on it. Hope you have more on the way!
— Drama Instructor, Mc. Math Theater Arts (Texas)

View more photos of Helen School Edition productions HERE.

Alexander Dawson School, Las Vegas

Wheelock Family Theater, Boston

Wheelock Family Theater, Boston

SHOW SPECIFICS

Cast Size:  16 speaking/singing roles, flexible ensemble

Cast Type:  14 middle school aged characters, 2 "adult" characters

Breakdown:  14-15 female speaking/singing; 2-3 male principal speaking/singing

Set/Costume/Prop Requirements:  Minimal

Running Time:  70 minutes

Only have time for a 60-minute version?  CLICK HERE for a list of suggested cuts and edits.

Alexander Dawson School, Las Vegas

Alexander Dawson School, Las Vegas

CURRICULUM MATERIALS

Download the Wheelock Family Theatre Educational Resource Guide HERE

Helen Artwork designed by Wheelock cast member Abby Mohr

Helen Artwork designed by Wheelock cast member Abby Mohr

Wheelock Family Theater, Boston

Wheelock Family Theater, Boston

Wheelock Family Theater, Boston

Wheelock Family Theater, Boston

Worcester Academy

Worcester Academy