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. Dramas with a strong gospel message
. which can be presented around Easter.
. ARE YOU READY - (drama option)
. - (difficult) 76 pages = 120 minutes
. - 18 actors, approx. 10 bit players,
. plus extras (choir, dancers)
. - STORY: a visual depiction of how things
. will progress after the rapture and
. through to the end of ages depending
. on the different choices people make.
. THE BIDDING - (allegorical drama)
. - (medium) 44 pages = 90 minutes
. - 7 actors, 6 bit players
. (is like a modern "Pilgrim's Progress")
. - STORY: a girl born into debt finds her
. experiences as a slave more and more
. difficult, until she learns that she
. has always been able to choose freedom.
. THE FINAL HUMILITY - (drama option)
. - (difficult) 68 pp = 110 min.
. - 4 actors, 35 bit players, plus extras
. (is like movie: "Pride and Prejudice")
. - STORY: 1700s. After losing his fortune,
. Marcus Stealthbury begins his spiritual
. journey from "poverty" to “riches.”
. (can be prequel to "The Ultimate Gift")
. SAVED BY GRACE - (drama option)
. – (med.-difficult) 60 pages = 90 minutes
. - 12 actors, 22+ bit players
. - STORY: John Newton spent most of
. his tumultuous life trying to earn
. the favor of God, until he came
. to understand those words written
. in his song - "Amazing Grace."
. NOTE WHEN CREATING ANY MUSICALS:
. When searching for music, decide if you are going to use
. live accompaniment or performance tracks. Then search
. online by typing in a song title followed either by
. “performance track”, the word “karaoke”, or sheet music.