So Long As There's Verona

      Peter Stephenson
So Long As There's Verona

This is a children's comedy version of “Romeo and Juliet,” originally written in 2011 as a Year 6 leavers' play. It can just as easily be used at any time of the year, as presented here in its Smashwords edition. It would suit Year 6 (approx age. 11), of course, but could be performed by Year 5 or Year 7. The play retains the essential Shakespeare storyline.Meako lost her everything. She lost her parents and now her only brother. Unable to cope with the lost, she seeks a way out. Just before she's about to give up and take the jump, a mysterious stranger arrives and interrupts…

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    A New Star

      Peter Stephenson
A New Star

A Children's Nativity Musical. Suitable for Year 3 (approx. age 8) - whom the main text is aimed at, and under, although others can also get involved. You can download all of the audio tracks for free from the website associated with this work. This work is offered free to schools, nurseries and church groups that wish to raise funds for themselves, their PTAs or their closely related charities.This is an original musical, written in 2008 and now offered free on smashwords to schools, nurseries and church groups anywhere in the world that wish to raise funds for themselves, their PTAs or their closely related charities.It lasts around 20 - 25 minutes. There are nine songs, and four instrumental pieces. The music is supplied! You do not have to provide musicians because you can download all of the audio practice and backing tracks, for free, from the website associated with this work (see script for details). You can also download PDF versions of the script (in "Director" and "Performer" formats) from the associated website.You do not need a licence to perform this work, and no commission is payable. Your licence to perform this work, if you fulfill the above criteria, is hereby granted.The key points are, though: you mustn't change the script, you mustn't the lyrics and you must show my name as being the author.That's it. Have fun. Spread the word.

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