This collection of 80 of the newest, most creative, youth group - tested dramas, skits, and sketches is the latest volume in the best-selling Ideas Library Series. This book includes shorter and more extensive dramas, as well as plenty of skits and sketches - serious, spiritual, educational, and humorous - to keep youth groups learning and laughing for months. Perfect for youth leaders, camp counselors, Sunday school teachers, and recreation leaders. All the dramas, skits, and sketches are conveniently organized and indexed and are guaranteed user-friendly - perfect to hand off to volunteers or student leaders.
If you ate up the previous two best-selling volumes of Drama, Skits, & Sketches, youre gonna really dig this next batch of 54 brand-new, youth group-tested thespian exercises! With the help of the scenarios in Drama, Skits, & Sketches 3, you can discuss important issues with pizzazz . . . present Bible stories with humor . . . and add serious significance to your lessons. Use them any way youd like--whether as fun, informal, no-prep readers theater or as guides for seriously polished performances! SCRIPTURE SKETCHES Designed to supplement your Bible teaching--and add flesh and bones to already powerful Bible stories--your students will love acting out scenarios such as "Community Kitchen," "Recipe for a Quiet Time," and "As the Cookie Crumbles: The Search for Fig-nificance." (And weve provided an index that lists scripts according to Bible reference--quite the handy tool as you prepare specific lessons!) CONTEMPORARY SKETCHES These 21st-century skits will hit your kids where they live, using terms, imagery, and situations theyre intimately familiar with. Looking to beef up a topic for the evening--or even add some spice to announcements? Try on "Can O Blame," "Backward Lip Sync Contest," and "American Master" for size. TV TAKEOFFS These humorous sketches based on television programs are great for lively discussion starters or as openers at camps and conferences. TIMES OF CRISIS Here are scripts that deal with tough issues and tough times. And while many discuss crisis in a lighthearted manner, their themes will grab your students attention and prepare them for some excellent dialog. MONOLOGS Time for one kid in your group to shine! These scripts require little or no costumes or props, but they can be as powerful as an ensemble casts three-act play! Plenty of skits and sketches here--serious, spiritual, educational, and humorous--to keep your group learning and having fun for months. Drama, Skits, & Sketches 3 is perfect for youth leaders, camp counselors, Sunday school teachers, and recreation directors!
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