scenes - 5 years old

 

Theatre 1 :

“Do your homework”

Mom: Do your homework right now!

Kid 1: No, I want to do theatre (Mimes acting)

Mom: I said do your homework right now!

Kid 2: No, I want to do sports (Mimes playing football)

Mom: I said do your homework right now!

Kid 3: No, I want to do arts and crafts (Mimes painting)

Mom: I said do your homework right now!

Kid 4: No, I want to do magic tricks (Mimes doing magic) 

Mom: That’s it! You’re all going to bed!!

All kids: But it’s 5 o’clock?

Mom: It’s homework time or bedtime!

Kids: I’d prefer going to bed!

Mom: What?!

Kids: Good night!

Mom: But it’s 5 o’clock!!! 

 

Theatre 2:

“Wake up it’s sunny” 

              Kids start asleep onstage. Kid 1 wakes up, looks out the window & gets excited…

KID 1: (shakes KID 2) Hey wake up!

KID 2: Shhhhh! I’m sleeping!

KID 1: It’s sunny! Let’s go out and play!

KID 2: Ok! (shakes KID 3) Hey wake up, wake up!

KID 3: Shhhh! I’m sleeping!

KID 2: It’s sunny! Let’s go out and play!

KID 3: Ok! (shakes KID 4) Hey wake up, wake up!

KID 4: 5 more minutes….

KIDS 1, 2 & 3:  WAKE UP!

KID 4: Hey! Don’t scream! Whisper please!

KIDS 1, 2 & 3: (Whispers) It’s sunny! Let’s go out and play!

KID 4: Great! Let’s go!

              Kids go outside…

KID 1: Let’s swim in the pool!

KID 2: No! Let’s ride our bikes!

KID 3: No! Let’s fly our kites!

KID 4: No! Let’s drive our go-karts!

KIDS 1, 2, 3: Yay!

              Kids drive their go-karts & KID 1 falls out…

KID 1: Ouuuuuch! I hurt my leg! Ow ow ow! (Cries)

KIDS 2, 3, 4: Don’t cry! (Laugh)

KID 1: Don’t laugh!

KIDS 2, 3, 4: Sorry!

 

Theatre 3:

“Can you smell the flowers?” 

Kid 1: Wow! What a beautiful day! 

Kid 2: The sun is shining!

Kid 3: It’s nice and warm!

Kid 4: A gentle breeze!

Kid 5: I love spring!

All: Yeah! Me too!

Kid 1: Can you smell the flowers?

All: Snif snif, Oh yes! They smell wonderful!

Kid 2: Can you see all the colours?

All: (Look right to left) Oh yes! We can see them!

Kid 3: Can you hear the birds?

All: (Hand to ear) Ahhh yes! We can hear them! 

Kid 4: Touch the grass! Can you feel it?

All: (Touch floor) Yes! It’s so soft!

Kid 5: Can you taste my mum’s cookies?

All: (Look confused) No!

Kid 5: Mmmmm well I can! (Giggles)

          All look angrily at KID 5 & fold their arms  

 

Theatre 4:

Professional crisis 

Cook: I hate cooking!

Farmer: I hate farming!

Teacher: I hate teaching!

Cook: Hey, look! They need Doctors at the Hospital!

Farmer: Oh! I could be a Doctor!

Teacher: Let’s go for an interview!

        

Doctor: Welcome to the Hospital. Can I help you?

Cook: I want to be a Doctor.

Doctor: Great! What can you do?

Cook: I can make delicious soups.

Doctor: Interesting… NEXT!

 

Doctor: Welcome to the Hospital. Can I help you?

Farmer: I want to be a Doctor.

Doctor: Great! What can you do?

Farmer: I can drive a tractor.

Doctor: Ummm…

Farmer: I can milk cows?

Doctor: Interesting… NEXT!

 

Doctor: Welcome to the Hospital. Can I help you?

Teacher: I want to be a Doctor.

Doctor: Great! What can you do?

Teacher: I can read books.

Doctor: Ummm…

Farmer: I can teach

Doctor: Interesting. Bye! … They can’t be doctors! They need a doctor!