Why Mosquitoes Buzz in People's Ears, A West African Folktale retold with original music by Brian Hiller and Don Dupont. Based on the familiar West African folktale, this dramatic play will wow your audiences and move your students. Created with a grade-level performance in mind, you, your students, and your community will not be able to stop buzzing about its authentic characters and compelling music. Brian and Don have thought of every last detail, starting with accessible arrangements for unison voices and Orff ensemble, and ending with digital templates that allow you to customize and create your own programs, posters, and parent correspondences, Additional digital files on the included CD enable you to make your props, and you'll find reproducible lyric sheets, production checklists, student scripts, and more. The CD also includes accompaniment tracks and an entertaining performance of the entire play. Mosquitoes may buzz around your ears, but don't worry, you won't need calamine lotion to stage this show.
Grades 3-6 Unison