Originally created as a birthday surprise for the daughter of actors Gia Rabito & Gred DiLeo, "Uncle" Wayne wrote the show for Vatican in the title role as the Toymaker's Wife ("Carol...as in Christmas!") After that, the concept was reworked into a Storytelling with Puppet project which then re-emerged on the mainstage at Rivertown Repertory Theatre as a full-scale show, the fourth PPP show to make that transition.
You can hear Vatican singing (as Carol Claus) "The Toymaker's Wife" on the Original Cast Recording of "The Music of Porta-Puppet Players" CD. The song was rewritten for this production.
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