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Sure Can Use a Little Good News: 12 Gospel Plays in Rhyme, By: Jeffrey Burkart, Concordia Publishing House, 1999, ISBN: 0570048664.

A collection of 12 lively, humorous and reproducible dramas with rhyming scripts based on the events and parables of Jesus' ministry for ages 12 through adult. Each drama includes production notes, such as performance time. The dramas can be memorized or performed as reader's theater.  Book is out of print.  See this post for a list of the 12 plays in book.

Fearless Pharaoh FooFoo, by Larry Vogel, Concordia, 1998, ISBN 0570053323

Age(s): 6 - 12
A school year's worth (34 dramas) of simple reproducible dramas for use by children in sunday school. Each drama is based on a Bible story, but as the title drama suggests, students will have fun while learning and teaching one another the stories. Some of the dramas incorporate songs sung to familiar tunes, such as "Let's Go Fly a Kite" or "Little Bunny Foo Foo."

Bible stories dramatized include:

* Creation
* The Fall in Sin
* The Flood
* The Tower of Babel
* Joseph and his brothers
* The Exodus
* Samson
* Ruth
* Gideon
* David and Saul
* Solomon
* Esther
* Pentecost

Includes a stage direction chart, performance notes, props list, grade level(s), and staging instructions.

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