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ABC December by Sherrill S. Cannon & Kerry E. Gallagher
RolesMinimum Male roles = 0. Minimum Female roles = 0. Minimum total with doubling = 1. Minimum total without doubling = 1. Chorus. There are no specific characters. The lines are intended to be recited by one or more children. The lines could be spoken by individuals or an ensemble.
Run TimeAround 10 minutes. [Estimated!]
MusicThe producer's copy of the script contains suggestions for ten songs to accompany the piece. Lazy Bee Scripts does not supply any sheet music with this script.
StylePerformance piece for a nursery school / kindergarten class.
SynopsisA rhyming review of December festivals (with a North American bias - it covers Christmas, Hanukkah, Kwanzaa and other American celebrations, with a nod to their antecedents in other countries).
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The Ant Chant by Michal Y Noah
RolesMinimum Male roles = 0. Minimum Female roles = 1. Minimum total with doubling = 4. Minimum total without doubling = 7. Chorus.
Run TimeAround 8 minutes. [Estimated!]
MusicTwo original songs are included in this script.
StyleA short rhyming musical play for children.
SynopsisA day in the life of an ant and their worker companions is told in musical rhyme. Adapted from the childrens' book of the same name.
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ExtrasThe following additional items are available (at extra cost) to go with this script:
** Zip file containing recordings by Jonny Casto-Ardern of the two songs from 'The Ant Chant' by Michal Y Noah. The recordings come in two forms - simple backing tracks and vocal demos. Additionally, Song 2 has a demo recording of just the chant.
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Cheer Up, Santa! by Helen Spencer
RolesMinimum Male roles = 5. Minimum Female roles = 5. Minimum total with doubling = 25. Minimum total without doubling = 35. Chorus.
Run TimeAround 32 minutes. [Estimated!]
MusicThe producer's copy of this script contains suggestions for seven songs. Lazy Bee Scripts does not supply any sheet music with this script.
StyleA one act musical Christmas ensemble play for schools
SynopsisIt's Christmas Eve, and the elves are hurriedly making last minute preparations before Santa sets off on his deliveries. Mrs Claus, however, finds he is thoroughly miserable, and doesn’t feel like bothering this year. The elves need to think of a plan to make Santa change his mind, and time is running out!
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Dog in the Manger by Raymond Blakesley
RolesMinimum Male roles = 1. Minimum Female roles = 1. Minimum total with doubling = 12. Minimum total without doubling = 19. Chorus. Characters include a dog, a camel, a donkey, three stars and a flock of sheep!
Run TimeAround 15 minutes. [Estimated!]
MusicLyrics to simple songs (to well-known children's tunes) are included in the script. Additional (optional) carols are suggested. Lazy Bee Scripts does not supply any sheet music with this script.
StyleSimple Nativity play for young children, told from the point of view of the animals! (No set or prop requirements.)
SynopsisA dog, a camel a donkey and a star are all complaining about their lot in life, but they have important roles to play in Bethlehem.
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Jungle Rock by Sue Gordon
RolesMinimum Male roles = 0. Minimum Female roles = 0. Minimum total with doubling = 19. Minimum total without doubling = 24. Chorus. A cast of lots of animals, five narrators and three lumberjacks! Whilst some of the characters are nominally male or female (for example, the narrators are referred to as 'she'), gender is not integral to the plot.
Run TimeAround 45 minutes. [Estimated!]
MusicScores for six original songs are supplied with the producer's copy of the script.
StyleSimple musical for children with little required by way of set or props.
SynopsisThe lions, rhinos and monkeys inhabit different parts of the jungle, which is fine because they can't agree on anything. Fine, that is, until the lumberjacks arrive and the jungle starts to get smaller. Can a strange hybrid animal called Eddie save them from themselves?
PricePlease click on the Price Link to find the cost.
ExtrasThe following additional items are available (at extra cost) to go with this script:
** A 'backing track CD' with arrangements of songs from the show
** Soundtrack CD - vocal performances of songs from the show
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A Letter to Santa by Sue Gordon
RolesMinimum Male roles = 2. Minimum Female roles = 2. Minimum total with doubling = 15. Minimum total without doubling = 15. Chorus. Two of the characters are nominally adults. It is written so that the cast can be divided into two - a school class and Santa's elves.
Run TimeAround 20 minutes. [Estimated!]
MusicSheet music for 5 original songs is provided with the producer's copy of the script.
StyleA light musical for young children. Basic sets.
SynopsisA school class write Christmas letters to Santa, and we discover that they are dealt with by Mrs. Santa and a bunch of fractious elves.
PricePlease click on the Price Link to find the cost.
ExtrasThe following additional items are available (at extra cost) to go with this script:
** A 'backing track CD' with arrangements of songs from the show
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The Magic Tree by Michal Y Noah
RolesMinimum Male roles = 0. Minimum Female roles = 0. Minimum total with doubling = 8. Minimum total without doubling = 12. Chorus. The characters are trees, birds, animals and a fairy. Whilst some of these have a specific gender, this is only for the sake of pronouns and can be ignored for casting! Flexible numbers through a (speaking) chorus of birds and non-speaking animals.
Run TimeAround 14 minutes. [Estimated!]
MusicNone.
StyleRhyming play based on the author's best-selling children's book. Either for performance by a company of young kids or performed by an older group to an audience of young children.
SynopsisOn the surface, The Magic Tree is a heart-warming story - the life of a young tree - turned into a simple fun play for young children. Beneath the surface, it encourages children to trust in themselves and their own abilities. The play demonstrates the power of positive affirmation and self-belief.
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Noah's Ark by Bill Siviter
RolesMinimum Male roles = 1. Minimum Female roles = 0. Minimum total with doubling = 4. Minimum total without doubling = 6. Chorus. Non-speaking parts include 'all the creatures of the earth'!
Run TimeAround 10 minutes. [Estimated!]
MusicNone.
StyleVerse play, mainly told by narrators (with plenty of scope for a large cast to mime the actions)
SynopsisSee the book of Genesis, chapters 6 to 9!
PricePlease click on the Price Link to find the cost.
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Squirrel Plays His Part by Stuart Ardern
RolesMinimum Male roles = 0. Minimum Female roles = 0. Minimum total with doubling = 14. Minimum total without doubling = 14. Chorus. The characters are three narrators and lots of jungle animals. The numbers are intended to be flexible, with options to combine or redistribute lines.
Run TimeAround 20 minutes. [Estimated!]
MusicSheet music for two original songs is included with the Producer's Copy of the script.
StyleMusical play for young children. No set requirements. A few simple props. A moral story about prioritisation and co-operation!
SynopsisThe jungle animals are supposed to be growing crops, but they keep getting distracted by ants!
PricePlease click on the Price Link to find the cost.
ExtrasThe following additional items are available (at extra cost) to go with this script:
** A set of MP3 files with piano arrangements of songs from the show
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The Very Busy Stable by Juliet Devon
RolesMinimum Male roles = 4. Minimum Female roles = 1. Minimum total with doubling = 11. Minimum total without doubling = 15. Chorus. Narrator role could be split amongst several narrators. There are optional choruses of stars, angels and animals.
Run TimeAround 12 minutes. [Estimated!] The timing assumes the use of four songs.
MusicThe Producer's copy of the script contains suggestions for four songs. Lazy Bee Scripts does not supply any sheet music with this script.
StyleShort rhyming nativity play (with options for including songs). Principally told by the narrator, with lines for the other participants.
SynopsisThe nativity story told very simply as just the stable scene with visitors.
PricePlease click on the Price Link to find the cost.
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