Program is for the musical based on the book by Jay Thompson, music by Mary Rodgers, and lyrics by Marshall Barer. The musical is based on the fairy tale, The Princess and the Pea. It follows Princess Winnifred, who seeks to win over the hand of Prince Dauntless but his domineering mother, Queen Aggravain, wants him to marry a “true” princess. The play ran December 1966 and the program was created by the Whitter College Theatre Department.
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College, W. (1966). Once Upon a Mattress (December 1966). Retrieved from https://poetcommons.whittier.edu/theatreprod_programs/111