The play script was written to re-tell the story of the struggle for American Independence in an amusing and entertaining show. The play has been written for performance by children 8-10 years old (3rd-4th Graders). Dance, songs, props, costumes and set arrangement are suggested for an accomplished production. The run-time for the show is 30 minutes.
Referring to important historical information, the script would also make a useful resource for any teacher wishing to explore the subject of the Patriots’ struggle for independence.
Total number of characters: 41 (18 non-speaking)
Number of acting roles with doubling of roles as suggested above: 32
(9 non-speaking, minimum 21 boys)
Music (1), Sound effects (2), Stage-hands (2)
Total number of roles: 32 - 46
19 pages including notes for staging, props, costumes and music suggestions.