Training: Mini-Musicals - The Lion King
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Mini Musicals - The Lion King
LION KING Reception, Year 1 & 2
1) Warm Up 2) Games
a) Space Game – Easy Version (without cones)
b) Stage Directions
Split into 4 groups. Explain how they will each tell a different part of the musical.
Group 1 - Celebration of Simba’s birth at Pride Rock
Group 2 - Scar & Hyenas plotting against Simba
Group 3 - Hunt in the Jungle with the Lions & the Warthog
Group 4 - Simba is made King.
Each group comes up with a freeze frame picture that shows their part of the story. Show each other
Each group then brings their freeze to life by coming up with 4 movements. (This can be changed to 2 for young groups)
Teach them the bit of Song & Choreography (See Video Clip)
Get 2 volunteers to do opening lines
1) “My name is Simba”
2) “And this is my story”
Piece Together. Each group Freezes in picture, then does 4 (2) moves bringing it to life. Group 1, 2, 3 then 4.
All together repeat 4 (2) moves but in slow motion. Lion pounce in Canon – (Explain what that is!)
Into Song & Dance section.
Perform for Teachers. Take Bow
COOL DOWN – Simple Breathing