(not including music)  all rights belong to Tanis Harms –
.             refer to
www.church-skits.com

SNAPSHOTSNOTES - written by Tanis Harms

PREMISE:     Pieces of a woman’s life is portrayed.
.            Through experiences of abuse and tragedy,
.            she learns to harden her heart, but as she
.            learns about Jesus’s work on the cross,
.            she finds love and forgiveness.
STYLE:       drama
TOPIC:       salvation, love and forgiveness
SCRIPTURE:   Ps.16:10-11, Jn.3:16, Rom.3:23, 5:8, Eph.1:7


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Cast:        TERRY   (executor)
.            MATT    (assistant)
.            LORI    (assistant)
.            MAVIS   (Audrey’s mother, harsh, bitter)
.            BABY    (“Robert Junior”, brother)
.            AUDREY  (as child, deep-feeling, tap dancer)
.            AUDREY  (as teen & young adult,
.                              running from feelings,
.                              angry, swing dancer)
.            AUDREY  (as 40 & 50 year old, bitter)
.            ROY     (selfish boyfriend/husband)
.            JENNY   (as child, Audrey’s daughter,
.                              tenderhearted
.                              ballet dancer)
.            JENNY   (as adult, caring)
.            PAUL    (Jenny’s friend, loving husband)
.            3 KIDS  (fun-loving, but respectful)
.            MARTIN  (Paul’s father)
.            ELEANOR (Paul’s mother)
.            PASTOR
.            DANCERS
.            EXTRAS / CHOIR (can be the same people)

Costumes:    (clothes that match the eras mentioned,
.             these can be flexible considering the ages
.             of the actors or when you present this)
.                                                       2
Set & Props: CENTER STAGE – LIVING ROOM:
.              (old furniture, preferably from 40s/50s)
.               sofa, chair, end table with old radio,
.               coffee table, floor lamp, doll, letter
.            EXTREME STAGE RIGHT - SIDE ROOM:
.               cradle, trunk, photo album, journal,
.               two chairs, christening gown, doll,
.               dress, trophy, ring in box, letter,
.               random knickknacks & furniture
.            EXTREME STAGE LEFT
.            – DANCE HALL:
.               swing dance clothes
.            – CAMP:
.               rock or sleeping bag roll, army fatigues,
.               paper, pen, Bible (sound effects of war)
.            – CHURCH:
.               maybe a slide of a stained glass window
.               shining on the wall above and behind

NOTES ON MUSIC:
-
music will come with the director's package when you purchase it
- songs will be on sheet music on a PDF file that you'll print off
- you will have permission to use these songs for this performance


You may
choose other appropriate songs
(whether recorded or sheet music),
i
t will then be up to you to buy that music
and get the proper permission if needed.
.