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The Cautionary Tale of Mary Contrary by Cheryl Barrett
RolesMinimum Male roles = 6. Minimum Female roles = 6. Minimum total with doubling = 20. Minimum total without doubling = 24. Chorus.
Run TimeAround 19 minutes. [Estimated!]
MusicSong suggestions for four songs are included in the Producer's copy of this script. Lazy Bee Scripts does not supply any sheet music with this script.
StyleA short rhyming comedy play with a moral, for children, with two simple settings.
SynopsisOnce upon a nursery crime - Mary Contrary demonstrates selfish actions, contrary ways and uncaring attitude to the environment, which lead to her eventual demise.
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A Cautionary Tale by Howard Lipson
RolesMinimum Male roles = 3. Minimum Female roles = 0. Minimum total with doubling = 3. Minimum total without doubling = 3. No chorus.
Run TimeAround 7 minutes. [Estimated!]
MusicNone.
StyleA short play with a minimal set.
SynopsisA different take on the parable of the Rich Man and Lazarus, here showing the Rich Man (Ozymandias) arriving in torment, only for a fellow sufferer to point out the hopelessness of his situation.
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Good King Wenceslas by Christine Harvey
RolesMinimum Male roles = 2. Minimum Female roles = 0. Minimum total with doubling = 12. Minimum total without doubling = 12. Chorus. Extra Singers, Snow, Frost characters may be added at Producer's discretion.
Run TimeAround 7 minutes. [Estimated!]
MusicSinging lines are embedded within the script. Lazy Bee Scripts does not supply any sheet music with this script.
StyleA short Christmas play with some singing, for young children and with a minimal set.
SynopsisIf you love the carol 'Good King Wenceslas', then you may love this short play for a young cast. It includes some facts about the real life character upon which Good King Wenceslas was based and incorporates a little humour and some unexpected characters.
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The Gossip by Gerald P. Murphy
RolesMinimum Male roles = 3. Minimum Female roles = 6. Minimum total with doubling = 10. Minimum total without doubling = 10. No chorus. The characters are adults, intended to be played by children. (Two of the female characters could be switched to male by changing two words.)
Run TimeAround 10 minutes. [Estimated!]
MusicNone.
StyleSimple play in rhyming couplets. No specific set requirements. One prop (a wedding cake!)
SynopsisMrs. Grey tries to stop a rumour spreading by telling everyone that it isn't true. The result is that the rumour spreads rapidly, and her daughter's wedding is ruined.
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Let's Be Friends by Iris Winston
RolesMinimum Male roles = 2. Minimum Female roles = 2. Minimum total with doubling = 6. Minimum total without doubling = 8. Chorus. The characters are all animals. The chorus of woodland animals could be performed live or could be puppets or silhouettes.
Run TimeAround 15 minutes. [Estimated!]
MusicNone.
StyleSimple morality play for young children about making friends despite differences. (To be performed by children, or possibly an older group playing to young children.)
SynopsisSammy Skunk tries to make friends with some squirrels, but is rejected - at least until the squirrels get lost in the forest, and realise just how useful a friend like Sammy can be.
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The Other Side by Iris Winston
RolesMinimum Male roles = 0. Minimum Female roles = 5. Minimum total with doubling = 5. Minimum total without doubling = 5. No chorus.
Run TimeAround 15 minutes. [Estimated!]
MusicNone.
StyleShort play for youth theatre, a story, but with a strong moral core.
SynopsisRuth is visiting an Art Gallery as part of the school field trip, when she sees a picture of a cabin that looks familiar. She falls into the painting and meets Narg, who takes her back to something she doesn't want to remember.
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Party Games by Alan J. Laing
RolesMinimum Male roles = 4. Minimum Female roles = 5. Minimum total with doubling = 14. Minimum total without doubling = 17. No chorus. Characters are children plus two teachers (assumed to be played by children)
Run TimeAround 10 minutes. [Estimated!]
MusicNone.
StyleTen-minute classroom comedy play for kids, with a moral.
SynopsisThe day before the Christmas Holidays, and the class are filling their spare time with various activities. Penny has a surprise for the school, but it's spoilt kids Amber and Jade who are the most surprised.
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Rhyming Christmas Gift by Gerald P. Murphy
RolesMinimum Male roles = 1. Minimum Female roles = 4. Minimum total with doubling = 9. Minimum total without doubling = 18. Chorus. All characters are adults. (Except the elves.) Opportunity for a chorus as a choir of carol singers.
Run TimeAround 15 minutes. [Estimated!]
MusicNone.
StyleA simple verse play. Assumed to be done with minimal set - imagination substituting for scenery. Simple props.
SynopsisA liberal adaptation (updated and versified) of the O. Henry story 'The Gift of the Magi'. An arguing couple demonstrate their love through Christmas gifts.
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Rhyming Two Sisters by Gerald P. Murphy
RolesMinimum Male roles = 1. Minimum Female roles = 3. Minimum total with doubling = 8. Minimum total without doubling = 8. No chorus. Characters include a talking cow and, even more unusually, a talking tree!
Run TimeAround 15 minutes. [Estimated!]
MusicNone.
StyleShort morality tale, told as a verse play.
SynopsisJoan and Jill are sisters, one helpful, one unkind
To seek their fortunes in the world is what they have in mind
But though they set out boldly, alas there is a hitch
Whilst out to see what they can do, they meet a wicked witch!
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Same, But Different by Pat Edwards
RolesMinimum Male roles = 1. Minimum Female roles = 1. Minimum total with doubling = 10. Minimum total without doubling = 32. No chorus. Flexible cast size at the Producer's discretion
Run TimeAround 10 minutes. [Estimated!]
MusicNone.
StyleA short one act play.
SynopsisTwo fans of opposing football teams make friends, and then have to get their fellow supporters to understand there's nothing wrong with that.
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