Adapted from Mexican animal tales.
CAST: 10-20, roles played by either sex.
PLAYING TIME: 40+ minutes.
The Southwestern Desert is celebrating its annual festival and the Golden Gourd Race is main event. So Speedy Coyote tricks old Uncle Armadillo into competing against him.
"All characters are animals, each delightful in his own way."
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