An Original Musical by Joshua Goldberg
50 minutes, optional intermission | flexible cast
The sky is falling! Or at least, Chicken Little thinks so. The outcast of Feather Glen, teased for his extreme caution, he only really wants one thing: to be anonymous. But when he brings his concerns to King Foxy Loxy, Chicken Little is thrust into the spotlight. With his newfound fame, Chicken Little is sure to make a few good friends… and foes.
Premiered in March 2022 by Upside Arts at The Players' Ring Theatre in Portsmouth, NH. Directed by Joshua Goldberg.
2022 at MusicalArts Academy of Music and Dance in Exeter, NH. Directed by Miles Burns and Taryn Herman.
Nervous about almost everything, all he wants is to be left alone.
KING FOXY LOXY
The beloved ruler of the kingdom… with a few dark secrets.
KITTY MEOW MEOW
King Foxy Loxy’s conniving second in command, French.
MR. CHICKEN/MR. TROUT
Chicken Little’s absentminded father/A grandfatherly fish who swims through Feather Glen from time to time.
Chicken Little’s well-meaning mother/A teacher at Feather Glen's school.
The pompous mayor of Feather Glen, he’s had enough of Chicken Little’s disruptions.
Prickly head of the neighborhood watch.
OLD LADY HAWK
Chicken Little’s grumpy elderly neighbor.
One of Chicken Little’s cliquey classmates, more than a bit of a show off.
One of Chicken Little’s cliquey classmates, who secretly feels bad for Chicken Little.
One of Chicken Little’s cliquey classmates, the class clown.
One of Chicken Little’s cliquey classmates, she’s gained social ground since her days as “The Ugly Duckling.”
She’ll try anything to catch a worm.
THE EARLY WORM/BEAVER
Trying to outwit the Robin/A laid back construction worker.
THE LATE WORM/SQUIRREL
Trying to outwit the Robin/An uptight construction worker.
Various BIRDS and CITY ANIMALS
(Expandable cast: Doubling based on the original production.)
1. Anonymous - Chicken Little, Birds
2. Sky Is Falling - Chicken Little, Mayor Featherbottom, Birds
3. King Foxy Loxy - Kitty Meow Meow, City Animals
4. Sky Is Falling (Reprise) - Chicken Little, King Foxy Loxy, City Animals
5. Hometown Hero - Chicken Little, Birds
6. Sky Is Falling (Reprise 2) - Chicken Little
7. The Trout's Ditty - Mr. Trout
8. King Foxy Loxy (Reprise) - Kitty Meow Meow, City Animals
9. Appetite For More - King Foxy Loxy
10. Très Tragique - Kitty Meow Meow, Mayor Featherbottom, Birds
11. Flying South - Chicken Little, Offstage Ensemble
12. Sky Is Falling (Reprise 3) - Chicken Little
13. King Foxy Loxy (Reprise 2) - Kitty Meow Meow, Birds
14. Anonymous (Reprise) - Chicken Little, Birds