20+ parts, but can be flexible. Includes production notes, discussion questions and extension activities! (3 credits.)
La Mariposa is a Spanish folktale about a beautiful butterfly and her search for a husband. It’s filled with colorful characters and positive feelings! This is a wonderful story to use with kids when putting on a play for the first time. There are enough parts for up to twenty to thirty students and each player has a colorful, meaningful part.
The script itself is three pages long and has an approximate running time of ten minutes.
- Study guide that gives a brief synopsis of the story.
- List of discussion questions related to the folk tale.
- Two pages of extension activities.
- Production notes that list tips for performing the story in an ordinary school setting.
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