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Freddie Green's Musical Plays for Primary School

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I was a drama teacher for more years than I care to admit, and over the years have written lots of easy musical plays and assemblies for primary schools. I have a commercial website too which is https://www.easyprimaryschoolplays.com where you can preview the plays and the music. Please make your purchase at TES.com though because you will save up to 80%

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I was a drama teacher for more years than I care to admit, and over the years have written lots of easy musical plays and assemblies for primary schools. I have a commercial website too which is https://www.easyprimaryschoolplays.com where you can preview the plays and the music. Please make your purchase at TES.com though because you will save up to 80%
The Magic Christmas Toyshop (Musical for Primary Schools)
Freddie GreenFreddie Green

The Magic Christmas Toyshop (Musical for Primary Schools)

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For ages 5-11 - great fun to act, sing and dance. An enchantingly simple Christmas musical play for young actors. The toys come alive and save Christmas by thwarting the actions of two burglars. Funny, charming and beautifully seasonal. You get: editable script 13 songs with vocals and 13 backing tracks songsheets for OHP basic sheet music and FREE performance licence for schools. Script and Music by Freddie Green, Visit our website to preview the songs and script, **but come back to this TES website to achieve the special low price! ** The link to our website is: https://www.easyprimaryschoolplays.com/the-magic-christmas-toyshop Email: fgreen14@btopenworld.com 14 Bolton Close, Chessington, Surrey, KT9 2JG, England 02083972569 CAST LIST Emma ………………………………………. Ben …………………………………………. Mum ………………………………………… Dad …………………………………………. Santa ………………………………………… Elf 1 …………………………………………. Elf 2 …………………………………………. Manager ……………………………………. Manageress ………………………………… Choir ………………………………………… ………………………………………………… ………………………………………………… Ballerina ……………………………………. Soldier ……………………………………… Rag Doll ……………………………………. Teddy ………………………………………. Robot ………………………………………. Burglar Bill ………………………………… Burglar Pete ………………………………. 5 Christmas Trees ………………………… Woodcutter ………………………………… Cop 1 ………………………………………… Cop 2 ………………………………………… LIST OF SONGS (Songs are mostly based on well known tunes) 1. Come All ye Faithful 2. Christmas Time is Near 3. Little Donkey 4. Little Jesus Sweetly Sleep 5. Five Little Christmas Trees 6. Christmas Bells 7. Dear Old Santa Claus 8. Ballerina Music 9. Jig 10. Robot Chase 11. Lights on the Tree 12. Come and See! 13. We wish you a Merry Christmas
The Three Little Pigs (Easy Musical Play for Young Children)
Freddie GreenFreddie Green

The Three Little Pigs (Easy Musical Play for Young Children)

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A short musical assembly for ages 5-9 lasting approx 15 min. The classic well known tale, featuring an easy, bouncy, catchy song to perform. The Three Little Pigs: Themes: Always do your best, don’t cut corners, build things properly, look before you leap. This is an original play by Freddie Green, 14 Bolton Close, Chessington, Surrey, KT9 2JG, England Price includes script, audio, free melody-line score, and a licence for one user on one educational site. Not to be resold or redistributed without consent. Hint: Schools with Jewish or Islamic demoninations may subsitute pigs with “kids” (meaning baby goats) For a full list of our plays, please email: fgreen14@btopenworld.com or visit https://www.easyprimaryschoolplays.com P.S. You must return to the TES site to achieve the special low prices Cast: Narrator 1… Narrator 2 … Narrator 3… Mother Pig… Grandma Pig … Grandpa Pig … Baby Pig… Father Pig………………………………… Little Pigs: Pig 1 …………………… Pig 2 ………………… Pig 3 …………………… Estate agent 1… Estate Agent 2 … Estate Agent 3 … Big Bad Wolf… Singers…
Noah and the Rainbow Boat (KS2 Musical Play)
Freddie GreenFreddie Green

Noah and the Rainbow Boat (KS2 Musical Play)

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Noah and the Rainbow Boat Musical version of the Old Testament Noah's Ark story. This is a compelling 50 minute musical play for AGES 5-11, You get: Editable script, mp3's (with vocals and backing tracks), simple score and FREE performance licence. No pianist needed if you use the backing tracks. GREAT ORIGINAL MODERN SONGS, SOUND EFFECTS, WELL RECEIVED BY SCHOOLS AND CHURCH GROUPS! Cast: Noah Noah’s Wife Sons: Shem, Ham Japheth Shem’s wife Ham’s wife Japheth’s wife Wild valley people including: Tribe leader Jeerer 1 Jeerer 2 Jeerer 3 Cruel woman and child 2 Peasants Wild deer and hunter Specific Animals: Raven Dove(s) (for creative dance sequence) 2 Monkeys 2 big cats (lions or tigers etc) 2 elephants Singers (Selected singers will be costumed and face painted as animals of your choice)
Chips! Chips! Chips! (Musical Play for Primary Schools)
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Chips! Chips! Chips! (Musical Play for Primary Schools)

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A short 15 minute play to encourage healthy eating. Fun and educational for 5-9 year olds to act and sing. It comes with a short multicultural script, score, and two bouncy songs supplied as mp3's (with an without vocals). No musical ability is needed....just sing along. The script can be edited. It can be all be previewed on our main website (www.magicparrot.com) but you must return to this TES page to achieve the special TES discounted price!
Stone Soup Tonight! (A short musical assembly play for primary schools)
Freddie GreenFreddie Green

Stone Soup Tonight! (A short musical assembly play for primary schools)

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Some starving soldiers find themselves in a village where nobody knows how to share! With a little guile and ingenuity, the soldiers teach the villagers the joys of sharing. This a a lovely 15 minute musical play with one delightful original song. Written for ages 6-11, but is simple enough for children with SEN or EAL because the script is held together by narration. CAST: 3 Narrators, 4 soldiers, 2 peasants- female and male, 2 children, 2 women, barber, tailor, cobbler, mayor, other villagers, singers, drummer (optional) Props needed: drum, big pot hung over a “fire”, some stones, big spoon, salt, pepper, carrots, cabbage, onions, beef, turnips, parsley, celery, barley, milk, other vegetables, shaving mug, “razor”, and shaving soap, towel, stool, bowls, spoons, bread, wine, goblets.
Let's Relax (15 musical meditations/visualizations  with spoken guidance)
Freddie GreenFreddie Green

Let's Relax (15 musical meditations/visualizations with spoken guidance)

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Use these relaxing meditations as a positive lesson starter or as a plenary. Suitable for aged 5-11 or older students with special needs. Children respond well to positive comments. These recordings make good use of positive affirmations which enhance children's self-confidence and self-esteem. Children thrive in positive atmospheres where they feel valued. Benefits of feeling valued include increased patience, better concentration, enhanced listening skills, improved communication skills, and a sense of belonging. Affirmations help children create positive beliefs and promote caring behaviour and good citizenship. Each meditation lasts 3-4 mins The titles of the 15 meditations are: 01 Let Go- Let all your muscles relax! 02 The Softest Sofa- Sink into it and relax! 03 Small Object- Visualise your most precious objects! 04 Positive Thoughts 1- Unleash the power of positive thinking! 05 The Oak Tree – Be as strong and mighty as an oak tree! 06 The Magic Bubbleship– Have a ride in a spaceship! 07 The Seed- Explore the tranquil rhythm of nature! 08 The Star- You are a child of the universe! 09 Mountain- You can tackle any obstacle, even a mountain! 10 Positive Thoughts 2- Be a positive happy citizen! 11 Relax Your Muscles- Progressive Muscle Relaxation is fun! 12 Positive Thoughts 3- It’s wonderful to be alive! 13 The Secret Room- Relax in a magic room of your very own! 14 The beach- No more school! Relax in the sun! 15 A Colour Walk– Enjoy relaxing in a world of colour! Example of one of the texts: Positive Thinking In this exercise, we are going to think positive thoughts. We are going to release the stress in our mind and body. Get into a comfortable position away from anyone else, where you can relax easily. Good. Okay, I am going to give you some positive thoughts. Think about each one in your head as I say them. My mood is calm and relaxed. I can cope well. I can get on with my life during times of stress. I deserve to feel good right now. I think thoughts that make me happy. It's cool to think positive thoughts. Positive thinking makes me feel good about myself and my life. I feel peaceful and relaxed. My breathing is slow and calm. My muscles are relaxed and comfortable. I am thankful for all the good things in my life. My body is healthy and strong. I enjoy eating delicious healthy food. More details from the author: email fgreen14@btopenworld.com
St George and the Dragon
Freddie GreenFreddie Green

St George and the Dragon

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Fantastic musical play to celebrate St George's Day, for primary schools. Recommended!!! A stirring patriotic musical play about the history of St. George and the Dragon. 4 bouncy original songs and 3 well known ones. Plenty of action , dance and fun. Price includes audio, script, piano score, and licences. A fantastic heart-warming play for any time of year (or 23rd April of course) (Sold on the owner's website for £24.95 but offered at only £5.00 from the TES)
Stone Soup Tonight! (A short musical play for children aged 6-11)
Freddie GreenFreddie Green

Stone Soup Tonight! (A short musical play for children aged 6-11)

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This is a delightful class assembly, lasting 15 minutes with one song to perform at the end. Some starving soldiers enter a village where nobody is willing to share any food etc . With guile and creativity, the soldiers teach the villagers how to share and how to overcome their selfishness! This gorgeous short play is suitable for ages 6-11. The script is held together by narration, making it accessible to a wide range of young actors, including chidren with special needs or EAL. CAST: 3 Narrators, 4 soldiers, 2 peasants- female and male, 2 children, 2 women, barber, tailor, cobbler, mayor, other villagers, singers, drummer (optional) Props needed: drum, big pot hung over a “fire”, some stones, big spoon, salt, pepper, carrots, cabbage, onions, beef, turnips, parsley, celery, barley, milk, other vegetables, shaving mug, “razor”, and shaving soap, towel, stool, bowls, spoons, bread, wine, goblets
The Gingerbread Man (Musical Play for Children aged 4-9)
Freddie GreenFreddie Green

The Gingerbread Man (Musical Play for Children aged 4-9)

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Delightful short musical play with one easy, instant. bouncy, catchy song to inspire your young actors. No musical ability needed- play the backing track! (A track with vocals is also included, so you can learn the song) Basic sheet music also included with the script. Ideal for work on “Traditional Tales”, and a lovely item for an assembly presentation of 15 mins approx.
Chicken Licken - "The Sky is Falling In" - A Musical Play for ages 5-9
Freddie GreenFreddie Green

Chicken Licken - "The Sky is Falling In" - A Musical Play for ages 5-9

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A Short Musical Play for Young Actors aged 5-9 years, duration 20 min Based on the traditional Fairytale of “Chicken Licken” This charming tale is a firm favourite with children, and tells the story of the barnyard animals who think the sky is falling in when an acorn falls on one of their heads! You receive: editable script, sheet music, songsheets, four delightful new songs with vocals and four backing tracks, plus FREE licence for up to 3 performances at one venue. No musical ability needed if you sing along to the backing tracks. Script and Music by Freddie Green You can preview this play fully on our website: https://www.easyprimaryschoolplays.com/chicken-licken NB Be sure to return to the TES site to get the special TES price. For further details and to preview other plays, please email fgreen14@btopenworld.com 14 Bolton Close, Chessington, Surrey, KT9 2JG, England Tel: 020 8397 2569 Not to be resold or passed on without permission. YOU MAY ADAPT THE SCRIPT FOR YOUR PUPILS The purchase of this play includes a FREE school performance licence for up to 3 shows Cast: Chicken Licken……………… Henny Penny ……………… Ducky Lucky ……………… Goosey Lucy ………………… Turkey Lurkey ………………Drakey Lakey……………… Cocky Locky………………… Fairy 1 ………………………Fairy 2 ……………………… Fairy Dancers ………………………………………………………………………………… King………………………….Queen ……………………… Servant(s) …………………… Foxy Loxy ……………………Other Foxes 1, 2 and 3 ……………………………………… Soldier(s) ……………………………………………………………………………………… Props Needed: worms, fishing rod, acorns, umbrella, swords and shields for soldiers
The Spirit of Christmas Holds Court (Christmas Play Script for Primary Schools)
Freddie GreenFreddie Green

The Spirit of Christmas Holds Court (Christmas Play Script for Primary Schools)

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THE SPIRIT OF CHRISTMAS HOLDS COURT - XMAS PLAY (SCRIPT ONLY- NO CD) Ages 5-11 Ever wondered why people started hanging Mistletoe at Christmas? Or how Christmas used to be celebrated? Join the Spirit of Christmas and discover the answer to these questions and more. Together you'll travel through history, and find out how Christmas was celebrated in the past. Duration 40 mins approx. There is scope to add your own Christmas songs to extend the show. The play can be previewed at magicparrot.com or by emailing info@magicparrot.com But come back to this TES page to get the special low price. Cast List (Many parts can be doubled up.) Speaking Parts (52) Spirit Of Christmas Origin 1 Origin 2 Origin 3 Mistletoe, Holly,Christmas Tree, Carol, Candle, Frost, Snow, Peace, Goodwil,l Love, 11th Century, 12th Century, 13th Century, 14th Century, 15th Century, 16th Century, 17th Century, 18th Century,19th Century, 20th Century 21st Century, Little girl, Cook, Boy 1, Boy 2, Henry VIII, Queen Edward VI, Oliver Cromwell, Soldier,Tom Smith, Sir Henry Cole John Horsley, Grandfather, 1st Child, 2nd Child 3rd Child, 4th Child, 5th Child, British Major German Major, 1939, 1940, 1941, 1942, 1943, 1944, 1945, Non-Speaking Parts (Misc. No.) Guests British Soldiers German Soldiers Christmas Sprites Georgian Masquerade Dancers, Carollers, Frost Fairies,Snowflakes Optional Non-speaking Parts (Misc. No.) Family Member, Traveller 2, Angry Neighbours, Rich People Poor People, Romans, Mary, Joseph, Angels, Baby Jesus, Shepherds, Wise Men SONGS (with lyrics) are suggested within the script and are easily resourced via the internet. You will probably want to use your own favourite Christmas songs. Please note: this play DOES NOT INCLUDE AUDIO or SCORE.
And So to Bed (Musical Play for Primary Schools)
Freddie GreenFreddie Green

And So to Bed (Musical Play for Primary Schools)

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A 15 minute musical assembly with two attractive songs and an easy succinct editable script, for ages 5-9, to promote early bedtimes and the benefits of sleep. A very nice health education resource. Retail price is £12.95, but this TES version is just £2 Email the author fgreen14@btopenworld.com for further details and other TES bargains
Just Call Me The Pied Piper
Freddie GreenFreddie Green

Just Call Me The Pied Piper

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'Just Call me the Pied Piper' is a sure fire hit play for a large cast age 5-11 by Freddie Green. Approx 45 min. Lovely original songs supplied as vocal tracks and backing tracks, (no musical ability needed). Ideal for any time of year. Normal retail price £42.50. Price includes FREE school performance licence. The play begins with colourful action in the market square, but it quickly becomes apparent that all is not well in Hamelin. Where there is grain, there are rats! The Pied Piper arrives and agrees to rid the town of the rats, and the mayor promises him a generous payment plus his daughter’s hand in marriage. The Piper charms the rats away but, on completion of the task, the mayor refuses to keep his promises. In a rage, the Piper charms away the children of Hamelin to a better place in the mountains where people always keep their promises. Hamelin becomes a sad lonely place. Two endings: the traditional ending or the happier ending where the problems are all resolved and a magnificent wedding ends the show!
The Book Parade (A Musical Play for Children aged 5-11 to promote reading)
Freddie GreenFreddie Green

The Book Parade (A Musical Play for Children aged 5-11 to promote reading)

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A short 15-20 minute musical play for ages 5-11 to promote the importance of reading! A fantastic, fun class assembly, and a very useful resource for literacy lessons. Particularly suitable as an item to enhance your “Book Week” or "World Book Day" No musical ability needed. Just sing along to the song, which is supplied with vocals and as a backing track too. Or use a pianist if preferred. A basic melody-line score is provided free of charge. Lots of other easy musical plays available from Freddie Green, 14 Bolton Close, Chessington, Surrey, KT9 2JG Tel: 020 8397 2569 Copyright Freddie Green All rights reserved. Do not perform, sell, lend, hire or distribute without permission. Photocopiable by one purchaser for use at one specific site. Synopsis/ Teacher’s Notes : The books in a library are squabbling about who is the most important book in the library. And they.are grumbling because they are hardly ever taken off the shelves! They decide to go on a march to show everyone how important and valuable they are! The play features a lengthy song “The Book Parade” with unison singing, individual parts and plenty of marching action. All the children in the class should take part in the “book parade”. Depending on the size of the class, you must decide whether they do this all at once or in groups. On the CD…… Track 1: “The Book Parade” ……with vocals Track 2: “The Book Parade” ……without vocals Optional: You can customize this play, depending on the talents in the class. For instance, if you have a ballet “expert” he/she can dress as a ballet instruction book and give a brief ballet demonstration. The same applies to children who are “experts” in other areas e.g. football, swimming, other sports, photography, martial arts, boxing, scouting, playing the trumpet etc etc. Costumes/ Scenery : The children wear colourful “Sandwich boards” made of cardboard, depicting a range of fiction and non-fiction book covers, magazines, comics, newspapers etc. You need to make these in an art lesson beforehand! Alternatively, the children can carry “Big Books” around the stage. No scenery is needed, but a selection of “Big Books” could be displayed on stage. Cast: Narrator, and: Children dressed as: Story Book, Animal Book, History Book, Science Book Transport Book, Dictionary, Encyclopaedia Poetry Book ABC book, Cookery Book, Joke Book N.B. The rest of the class are dressed as books of their choice, or as characters from books. They march in the book parade and sing!
An Easter Escapade (Play Script for Primary/Middle Schools)
Freddie GreenFreddie Green

An Easter Escapade (Play Script for Primary/Middle Schools)

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A remarkable and unique Easter play for primary and middle schools. The Easter story and its traditions are presented through lively whimsical humour while preserving sensitivity and reverence. This is a unique and touching Easter play, suitable as a memorable production for primary and middle schools. Duration 25-30 min approx, easily extendable by incorporating your own Easter songs or readings. Price includes our standard school performance licence for 3 shows.
Rapunzel and the Witch Who Would Not Share
Freddie GreenFreddie Green

Rapunzel and the Witch Who Would Not Share

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This is a simple, lively 35 minute children’s musical based loosely on the traditional story of Rapunzel. A witch (and her sisters) trick a couple into parting with their baby. The sad couple leave the land, baby Rapunzel grows into a lovely girl with long hair. Jealous of Rapunzel’s beauty, the witches lock her out of sight in a tower. Rapunzel escapes to play with the animals in the garden, but they catch her. As a punishment, they cut off her hair and put a spell on the tower so that there are no doors and no stairs. The cut hair is woven into a rope. Each day, the witch climbs up the rope to bully the miserable lonely girl. One day, a prince is passing, and hears Rapunzel singing. Infatuated, he climbs the rope but falls into a bed of thorns and becomes blind and loses his memory. Some time later, as a beggar, he chances to meet Rapunzel once again. Her tears fall into his eyes and his blindness is cured. This is the beginning of a happy ending!
Daniel- Tamer of Lions (Musical based on Daniel in the Lions' Den)
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Daniel- Tamer of Lions (Musical based on Daniel in the Lions' Den)

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The biblical story of DANIEL IN THE LIONS’ DEN presented as short musical (15-20 min) for ages 7-13 The story: Daniel is an official in Babylon and is well liked by King Darius. The other officials are jealous of Daniel. They trick Darius into signing a law making it illegal to pray to any God except him. Daniel continues to pray to his own God, and Darius sadly has to have him arrested and thrown into the lions' den. Darius is upset by this and he cannot eat, sleep or be entertained by his exotic dancers. However, God protects Daniel and the lions do not harm him. The tricksters are thrown into the lions' den instead. This is a wonderful enjoyable musical play supported by three great original songs and an exotic dance number. No musical ability is needed if you use the backing tracks to sing along to.
A Not So English Breakfast (Musical Assembly for KS2)
Freddie GreenFreddie Green

A Not So English Breakfast (Musical Assembly for KS2)

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A Not-so-English Breakfast. A musical assembly for primary schools. Supplied with two songs which have vocals tracks and backing tracks. No musical ability needed Synopsis: It’s breakfast time for an ordinary family. Dad has been grumbling that he wants a full English breakfast- he says he will never eat any “foreign food.” But a full English breakfast actually consists almost entirely of foods from other countries- cornflakes, bacon, tea, coffee, marmalade etc. Children in the audience are delighted as the various dishes are whisked away from him! (More so if a teacher plays the part of Dad) There are lots of possibilities for follow-up work about where food comes from, rhymes, food surveys etc. Songs: “I had a sausage” (A very silly song- children love it) “We Give thanks” (A jolly song of thanks with rap-style spoken verses) Characters: Narrator, dad, mum, sons (Leroy and Adam), daughters (Ann and Julie), singers
THE THREE BILLY GOATS GRUFF  MUSICAL PLAY- PREVIEW ONLY!
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THE THREE BILLY GOATS GRUFF MUSICAL PLAY- PREVIEW ONLY!

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THE THREE BILLY GOATS GRUFF MUSICAL PLAY- PREVIEW ONLY! These downloadable files will enable you to evaluate the script and some of the music etc to help you decide if it is suitable for your school. This play is available to purchase from the TES premium resources. Very easy and utterly delightful short play for ages 4-8. Duration 15-20 mins. Price includes editable Script, 3 attractive songs with vocals and backing tracks, score, songsheets and free performance licence. No musical ability needed- a lovely class assembly. Cast: Narrator 3 Billy Goats Gruff 4 Trolls Cat Dog Donkey Hen Singers Optional: Farmer Macdonald and more animals! The play is supported by the following mp3 audio tracks: 1) Billy Goats Gruff (with vocals) 2) Trip! Trap! (with vocals) 3) Billy Goats Gruff (NO vocals) 4) Old Macdonald (instrumental) 5) Trip! Trap! (NO vocals)