• Helen Windsor
  • The Adventures of Thumbelina (1953)

  • G Schirmer Inc (World)
  • pf
  • 40 children
  • several major roles
  • 45 min
  • Libretto by the composer after a fairytale by Hans Christian Andersen.
  • English

Programme Note


The charming story of fairy flower children – lilies, roses, tulips and violets. Thumbelina is the chosen one among them to tell her story of tulip-leaf boats, white horse-hair oars, toads and lily-pads, frogs and freedom and delightful moments passed playing and singing.