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Around the World in 1000 Years (KS2)

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A musical revue of the last millennium by Sara Ridgley & Gavin Mole 


THE SHOW

This show creates a musical journey through the last ten centuries, featuring tales of what really happened to the infamous characters from our history books. Characters of the Bayeux Tapestry at night; 11th century Britain with the ‘Doomsday Crew’; Thomas à Becket in Canterbury Cathedral; King John and the Magna Carta; The Black Death rocking Europe; The elusive Robin Hood in Sherwood Forest; Geoffrey Chaucer researching his next book; Joan of Arc on trial for witchcraft; The six queens of Henry VIII; Guy Fawkes, the not-so-successful espionage agent; Captain Cook’s around the world voyages; The Industrial revolution and the Victorian Age; The evacuees of World War II; right up to, the technological developments of the 20th century. A perfect show for primary schools!


INSTRUMENTATION

Upper voices and piano with optional guitar chords (with CD) 


SONGS

All around the world
Ragtime
Monument Made With A Needle
The Domesday Crew
The Tale Of Thomas a Becket
Magna Carta
Black Death
Poverty, Pentinence, Prayer
The Legend Of Robin Hood
Joan Of Arc On Trial 
The Six Queens Of Henry VIII
Guy Fawkes' Last Assignment
My Son, Captain Cook
Welcome To The Nineteenth Century!
The Evactuees
Finale


MATERIALS 

Book for sale. Rights available from Faber Musicals


APPLICATION PACK

 Application pack includes application form, song list and full costing details. Download your application pack below:

APPLICATION PACK


 

Cast Size: Large (16+)

Genre(s): School Show