The Angel

Skit Synopsis

A perceptive girl discovers that two people who have been dead for centuries, are not really at rest. How does an angel make things right? This made up story is based on the tomb and effigy of a 13th century knight in St. Cuthbert’s Church, England.

  • Includes the Celtic ideas of poetic prayer, hospitality, and the Presence of God.
  • Focuses on the role of knights, and how some women oversaw their homes in the 13th century. 

USED by private schools, churches, community choral/drama events, Middle Ages reenactments.


Historical fiction




7 plus choral group

Time and Region

1200s/Present day

Performance Time

15 minutes

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