This drama skit is perfect when studying the Middle Ages. In these two-scenes, the court jester is no fool. Nor are two knights who serve Duke William of Normandy, France. How do they manage to escape a death plot?
- Setting: 1045, Normandy
- Type: Historical fiction
- Cast: 4 plus others
- Performance Time: 6-8 minutes
Grades 9-12 or adults ~ 7 pages
Used in choral-drama concerts, history-drama performances, or at Middle Ages events – to great acclaim! (I’ve used this many times.)
First performed by Central Oregon History Performers.
✎“As always, the show was delightful with the drama performances expertly done. What an enjoyable way to learn about history!” – Mary, concert-goer