A short play script which covers the period from June 28th to August 4th 1914 and explores the alliances, power struggles, conflicts and incidents that led to the start of World War 1. The play enables students to gain some understanding of the countries involved and the chain of events that led to war. Simple script to read and powerful to perform.
Cast size: 30 students
Running time: approx. 20 minutes
Most suitable for Grades 5 - 8
British perspective but useful for students world wide.