Holi Hindu Spring Festival of Colours AssemblyA riot! An explosion of colour! Well, not quite. It's those wretched Health and Safety Regulations spoiling all the fun again. That, and a teacher who's prime concern is not to upset the caretaker.But never fear, fun usually succeeds at finding a way through - and there is a great deal of Bollywood dancing and laughter along the way! Oh plus some facts behind the festival of course!Cast of 30. Duration 10 - 20 minutes depending on amount of music/dancing Sample Text:Narrator: Er wait a minute! Don’t go spilling any of that blue paint on this floor!Krishna: But that’s the fun of Holi!Radha: Everyone does it!Narrator: Not on my watch, they don’t!(Narrator ushers Krishna, his mother and Radha back to their seats)Narrator: (Sighing heavily) Phew! That was a close one! Things could have got well out of hand then! (To Group 1) Come on children! Let’s hear some more about Holi!Child 11: Only if we can have a bit more dancing, first!Narrator: (Spluttering) But, but … that’s blackmail!(Group 1 all nod their heads)Narrator: Oh, very well. I don’t suppose it can do any harm!(Enter group of dancers)Music 3(Dancers do Bollywood routine to music)Narrator: (Applauding) Bravo! Well done! (To audience) You know something? This dancing is rather good, isn’t it?(Exit dancers)Child 1: Well of course it is! Holi is all about joy and funChild 2: And that’s what dancing is about!Child 3: (Muttering) That and the paint throwing!Narrator: Now! Now! We’ve been over that! Child 4: So, we can have some more dancing, instead?(Narrator gestures dancers, who’ve got to their feet again, to sit down)Narrator: In a minute! Oh my! What is it with everyone this morning? What do you think this is?Child 5: A festival?Child 6: (Indignantly) That’s what it’s meant to be!Child 7: A celebration of good over evil!Child 8: A celebration of the start of Spring!Child 9: The end of winter!(Everyone cheers)Child 10: It’s about love and getting on with everyone.Child 11: And giving everyone what they want and enjoy. (To Narrator) More dancing?Narrator: (Sighing) Oh very well!(Enter dancers)Music 4(Dancers do Bollywood routine to music – Narrator joining in at the side)Narrator: (Applauding) Oh bravo! (To audience) It is rather catching, isn’t it?