Have you completely give up on a skits because you are frustrated with the result? Are you lacking structure with your skits and just don't see the time well spent?
Check out these two documents that can keep ANY language in the right structure mode to produce awesome skits that help with learning instead of hurting.
These two documents lay out the rules and are very specific with what the students MUST do in order to prepare.
The rubric is very specific to what the students must do in the process of preparing, practicing, and presenting.
With the structure that comes from these two documents, the only thing you need is to simply carry out the rules/regulations.
No more messy pointless foreign language skits.
Documents can be used for any foreign language.
Documents can be distributed out to groups, given individually, or presented on a projector.