The Ramparts

Skit Synopsis

Queen Elizabeth’s defensive walls at Berwick-upon-Tweed, England  are nearly done and several people come to a party to celebrate. But are the new defenses really complete?

Find out in this entertaining skit by British playwright extraordinaire, Chris Green!

WHERE IS THIS SKIT USED?

  • History classes as reader’s theatre
  • Drama or English classes
  • Choral music with drama concerts
  • Renaissance festivals

For a PREVIEW, visit my Teachers Pay Teachers site below.

Type

True story

Grades

Grades 7-12

Cast

5

Time and Region

Early 1587, Berwick-upon-Tweed, England

Performance Time

10 minutes

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