Directors' Choice Award Winner
The Book Of The Dun Cow
book by Mark St. Germain, music & lyrics by Randy Courts
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Chauntecleer the Rooster – high bari/tenor
Mundo Cani the DOG
Pertelote the HEN
John Wesley Weasel
Wee Widow Mouse
Wee Widow Mouse Children
Pertelote – mezzo soprano
Chicks of Chauntecleer and Pertelote The Pins
Beryl - Older Hen
Tick-Tock the Ant
Tick-Tock's Ant Workforce
Nimbus the Deer
Lord Russel the FOX
Wyrm -Creature of Evil Under the Earth
Cockatrice - Evil child of Cokatrice
Senex - Evil Rooster
The Basilisks -Soldiers of Wyrm
The Dun Cow - Goodness
Walter Wangerin's profound fantasy concerns a time when the sun turned around the earth and the animals could speak, when Chauntecleer the Rooster ruled over a peaceful kingdom. What the animals did not know was that they were the Keepers of Wyrm, monster of evil long imprisoned beneath the earth ... and Wyrm, sub terra, was breaking free.
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