Theatre for Young Audiences
Theatre for Young Audiences ( TYA) . Modern Large Cast plays and Musicals to be performed by or for children and young people, in Schoool Shows. Play scripts include Comedies, Dramas, Classic Fairytale Based Plays, Classic Dickens Adaptations, Musicals, Plays with Music, Holiday Plays, Shakespeare Adapted for Young People.
Play lengths range from 15 minutes, One-act plays (less than 60 Minutes) and Full Length Plays, all with flexible casting.
Showing the single result
- $7.97 – $55.98
A Pastor’s Tale – The True Story of Silent Night
- 15 minutes
- 1 - 5F; 2-7M; Max 7; Min 7
Comedy, Simple Props, Teens
A one-act Christmas comedy – a play with live music for young actors, telling the story of how the Christmas song “Silent Night” came to be written. Set in Oberndorf, Austria in 1818, the play is staged with live guitar in a Readers Theatre format. Memorized historical vignettes are combined with a straight-forward Christmas reading. But it soon goes “off-book” as student readers question the truth of the text they’re reading, and they end up squabbling on stage among themselves. Just when their performance seems doomed, Josef Mohr remembers a short poem he had been writing—Silent Night.Read More