The Bremen Town Musicians
Although it harbors minor inconsistencies, Allen Robertson's The Bremen Town Musicians, set in Depression-era America and scored with gospel and bluegrass music, is a fine play for family viewing. It has enough talking, singing animals to satisfy any kid and music that is highly enjoyable in and of itself.
"...into a children's musical, setting the tale in Depression-era rural America instead of a German hamlet. Robertson's version is..."
June 20, 2003 Arts Review by Molly Beth Brenner