Marlene has moved to the seaside with her Dad. She misses the city and her friends and the life she left behind. But Marlene's problems are just beginning...Marlene loves eating tuna fish and much to her Dad's frustration will eat nothing else. When her precious doll is washed out to sea Marlene embarks on a sea adventure to rescue the doll. A fishy tale with fishy consequences! Tuna Girl is an exciting visual and thought provoking play for 3 - 7 year olds, exploring the fears and feelings of a young child who has moved home and is displaced.

Original production

Opening night: 
Original Cast:
Amit Sharma Dad / Crab
Paula Kingsworth Ellie / Fisherperson
Natalie Davis Marlene
Production Team:
Sonia Castang Director
Patrick Nelson Stage Manager
Alison Cartledge Designer
Sally J Davies Composer

Union Catalogue

Link Series Reference Archive Info
Playscript MPS 9293 British Library