Johnny Dobbin, a smug and troubled 13 year old boy, dreams of being older so he can become a super hero and save the world.

He gets attracted to Barfinkle’s Laboratory by a TV commercial claiming to have an age alteration process. However, in fear of Johnny’s ex-Las Vegas gangster father, Barfinkle blasts Johnny and his girlfriend, Crystal Coo, off to Sha Mup Sha Mup, the planet of old songs.

Here, in this ecologically ruined world, Johnny and Crystal receive a warning about how Earth looks headed for the same dreadful fate.

  • musical theatre
  • 95
  • 11 total
  • 6 female identifying, 5 male identifying
  • 3 to 8, 8 to 12, 12 to 16
  • all ages, teen
  • Australian Script Centre


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