The Ballad of Mulan play script for KS2, KS3, Grades 4-10, traditional Chinese poem

Cast size 12+ (depending on the size of your Chorus)
Running time: approx. 20 minutes
Suitable for ages 8+
Sample pages here:
The Ballad of Mulan is a popular traditional Chinese narrative poem. It tells the story of brave Mulan who took her elderly father’s place in the army and fought disguised as a male soldier throughout the war. This short play brings The Ballad of Mulan to life through stylised movement, simple dialogue and choral speaking. It is a faithful retelling of the ballad and would make a beautiful and effective presentation of the story. The script contains full production notes, with guidance on staging, props, costumes and effects plus great activities for further study - and a copy of the original poem.

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Created: Jul 18, 2019

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