A short, funny, history play, for 7-11 year olds, Set in the Valley of the Kings,Egypt. Tutankhamun has been lost for thousands of years, but now Howard Carter and his team are on the case. When somebody dies though.... was it natural causes? Or is there a curse? Including full instructions for making your own Pharaoh's ceremonial Crook and Flail. More
This playbook is designed for 7-11 year olds to read and act out within a class at school or club, or just with a group of friends. It is also fun to use individually with puppets or a toy theatre, or even make your own radio style play reading. This is the story of the Final discovery of the Tomb of Tutankhamun. Howard Carter is searching the Valley of the Kings, in Egypt. Lord Caernafon arrives to take charge, the reporters are all waiting for their headlines. It is hot, the waterboy fetches some water but he drops the jar, and history is made. The heat and the mosquitoes are getting to everyone, but when somebody dies the question arises, was it natural or is there a curse? There are full instructions and photographs to help to create a ceremonial Crook and Flail for dressing up as the pharaoh.