The five Reader's Theater's described below can be found individually in my store for $4.00 each. The Reader's Theater scripts are bundled with a discounted price. When you purchase the four script bundle you are getting one reader's theater free. Each reader's theater is created for a small group or a whole class. The chorus can accommodate two students to many students if done with the class. See the preview for a list of characters and the number of parts.
The Dog Prince: A Fractured Fairy Tale
This is a fractured fairy tale based on “The Frog Prince”. Many years ago a young prince was disloyal to the Royal Wizard by breaking a promise and had a spell cast on him. The wizard turned him into a dog. The only way the spell could be broken is by a family taking the dog into their home. They must let him eat at their table, sleep beside their bed, and they all must love him. He roamed the land for hundreds of years waiting for someone to want him. One day he helped a little girl after she promised to take him in. She broke that promise, but her family made her bring the dog into their home anyway. Over time, the family came to love the dog, including the little girl.
This is a fractured fairy tale based on Rumplestiltskin. The story takes place in a beautiful valley known for its wonderful potatoes. But over the last year the land became poor because of blight on the potatoes. Nothing will grow in the farm ground. A farmer lies to Governor telling him that his daughter can change rocks into potatoes. A little man named Tatorspudskin comes to her rescue.
Snow White and the Seven Cowboys
This is a fractured fairy tale based on “Snow White”. This story’s Snow White lives on a large ranch and owns many animals. Her neighbor, Royal Royce, wants the ranch for himself and will stop at nothing to get his hands on it. He comes up with a plan to get rid of Snow White. She eventually finds seven cowboys who decide to help her.
The Little Green Frog
This reader’s theater is a fractured fairy tale based on “The Little Red Hen”. Little Green Frog wants to make a fly pie for dinner. She asks her friends to help, but they are too busy.
The cast of characters include: Narrator, Little Green Frog, Bitty Bat, Sammy Salamander, Timmy Turtle, and Chorus.
Banana Bread Girl
This is a fractured fairy tale based on “The Gingerbread Man”. Banana Bread Girl comes out of the oven able to run, jump, and shout. She doesn’t want to be eaten so she runs away as fast as she can. She is running from Papa, Mama, the children, Monkey, Jaguar, and Python. Then she runs into Crocodile who wants to help her.
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