3 pages, approximately 6 minutes. Parts for 6 actors. Ages 9-18.
A frog retrieves a princess’s golden ball and asks to be her companion in return.
This three page script stays true to the original Grimm’s Fairy Tale. In this version, the princess gets so fed up with the frog, she throws him against the wall causing him to turn into a prince! This can provide a great topic for discussion with your students.
Why would the prince want to marry her?
Why did people change the story many years later?
If you are looking for short, easy scripts to perform with your students, the Drama Notebook collection of ten Grimm's Fairy Tale Plays is just right for you. These are royalty-free, simple scripts that are perfect for acting practice, or to put together a performance of fairy tales.