Once upon a time, a simple boy called Jack swapped his cow for a handful of magic beans which grew into a beanstalk that took him up into the clouds where he stole a singing harp and a goose that laid golden eggs, from a scary giant who fell from the beanstalk and disappeared into the centre of the earth. jack and his mother should have lived happily ever after EXCEPT they squandered the fortune, the goose stopped laying, the giant's wife got locked out of the castle and the key was in the giant's pocket. Jack gets some more magic beans but this time he plants them upside down. This time what went up must go down...down to where the giant is...down to where Jack's dad disappeared...and what's that 'glubglub' sound?

  • comedy/fantasy
  • 60
  • 6 total
  • 3 female identifying, 3 male identifying
  • 3 to 8, 8 to 12, 12 to 16, 16 to 18, 18+
  • children, adult
  • Australian Script Centre


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