This is the story of a boy who shrinks to the size of an ant
because it's much more fun than dealing with his baby sister.
Alex's parents and teacher have the mistaken notion that he is just
"zoning out," muttering and staring off into space, but the
audience sees Alex's adventures with two busy ants, a couple of
zany cockroaches and Mister Mouse, their ringleader. They sing and
dance and have a wonderful time culminating in Alex's coronation.
But the responsibilities of the King of the Shrink World include
dealing with King Brown, a very nasty spider who tells Alex, "I'm
gonna bite your baby sister and I'm gonna bite you!" As Alex's
journeys to the Shrink World get more dangerous, his parents and
teacher decide that the boy may be in need of some professional
help. They take Alex to see Dr. Candlin, a warm and eccentric child
psychiatrist, who draws Alex out by using a couple of delightful
John Burroughs MS Spring Play 2012
originally posted by Cobe on 2012-07-05, 1 edit, entryid=8879