Stage is glade. Black Bat is inside bushes on the corner. Bat is squeezing.
BAT: It is morning. I am lost. I never find my way back home. Mother told me to be on time. I just want to see the sun. It is so shiny. And now I lost. What happen to me at day? I can’t help myself. Oh, my wings. They stuck. I am unhappy.
On stage comes Green Mouse, she is happy.
GREEN MOUSE: Day is very nice. Sun is lovely.
GREEN MOUSE: Who is crying?
BAT: Me. I’m in the bush.
GREEN MOUSE: I see you.
BAT: Help me.
GREEN MOUSE: Who are you? You are black and big. Are you a cat?
BAT: No. I’m bat.
GREEN MOUSE: Bat or cat?
BAT: Bat. Did you hear about mice who could fly?
GREEN MOUSE: I heard this story from my mother many times.
BAT: It’s me.
GREEN MOUSE: Can you fly?
GREEN MOUSE: Do you always have wings?
BAT: As I remember.
GREEN MOUSE: I wish I could fly.
BAT: I also can’t now.
GREEN MOUSE: Why?
BAT: Mother told me not to fly in the morning. And I want to see sun. And here I stuck in bushes.
GREEN MOUSE: Sun is wonderful!
GREEN MOUSE: I try to help you.
Green Mouse pulls few twigs on self.
GREEN MOUSE: Can you fly now?
BAT: No. Wings in twigs.
GREEN MOUSE: I know what to do. I ask my friends and we could help you.
Green Mouse goes away.
BAT: Strange bat without wings. But she is good and she has friends who could help me.
Green Mouse returns, with her Yellow Mouse and Red Mouse.
GREEN MOUSE: Here we are!
YELLOW MOUSE: Bat is real!
RED MOUSE: Bat exists!
BAT: If you about me... Yes. And I need your help.
GREEN MOUSE: I told you!
RED MOUSE: We see.
YELLOW MOUSE: You can fly!
BAT: Yes, but not now.
GREEN MOUSE: We try to help you.
Mice try to pull on self twigs.
BAT: Not enough.
RED MOUSE: We try.
YELLOW MOUSE: One more time.
BAT: It didn’t work.
GREEN MOUSE: We will do that.
Blue Mouse runs on stage.
BLUE MOUSE: When I heard! I run, I run. And I’m here now.
GREEN MOUSE: We need your help.
BLUE MOUSE: I need to breath. Is bat a real mouse who could fly?
BAT: Yes. But now I need your help.
YELLOW MOUSE: The more mice the better.
RED MOUSE: We will help you.
BLUE MOUSE: Yes. Now me with you and we do all.
GREEN MOUSE: All now!
Mice pull twigs.
BAT: And me!
Bat pulls last twig.
BAT: I’m free!
Mice help Bat to come from bush.
YELLOW MOUSE: You are real!
GREEN MOUSE: And now we are friends!
RED MOUSE: Can you teach us to fly?
BAT: You haven’t wings.
BLUE MOUSE: Is it necessary?
BAT: I think.
YELLOW MOUSE: That’s life.
BAT: Without you I will stay in that tree forever. Thank you.
RED MOUSE: Not a problem.
YELLOW MOUSE: We could help you when we are together.
BLUE MOUSE: It’s pity that we can’t fly.
BAT: Yes and I can’t teach you.
GREEN MOUSE: Yes.
All mice are sad.
BAT: I can’t teach you. But I can fly with you on my back.
GREEN MOUSE: Hurray!
BAT: The more mice the better!
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