is about to be made when Felicia, Farley and Thomas arrive at the
airport and find themselves in the same departure gate. A huge
thunderstorm interrupts their planned departure. Now they've got
nothing but time and each other, or do they?
who is slightly older, takes an interest in Farley, who is flying
alone for the first time. It turns out, they have a lot in common,
except for one very important thing. As the story unfolds, Farley
grapples with the advice of Felicia and her singing traveling buddies
who are headed to Jamaica on a missions trip. Skeptical Thomas
observes and inserts his cynical questions and worldly-wise observations.
45-minute Kids' EE gospel presentation is fun, musically exciting,
scripturally accurate, challenging and it's all about building
relationships with God and one another.
the use of music, drama, pageantry, and props, its life-changing
message is simply crafted to engage audiences and participants
in making the biggest decision of their lives...a commitment to
and dialogue clearly outline the Kids' EE's 'Bare Bones of the
Gospel' as kids share with kids.
Big Trip" has been created to be used around the world. Its
plot, spiritual themes and settings are meant to be transferable
in any culture and are user friendly from very 'high tech' all
the way to totally 'unplugged' presentations.
hear a song sample, click on the song title.
(requires QuickTime... download
CHORAL BOOK contains "The
Big Trip" dialogue, printed vocals and piano underscore.
It also includes activity pages, character descriptions and
some production notes.
Order one per child and extras for choir directors and assistants.
This book will be a keepsake for each person involved in "The
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LISTENING CD is a studio-made
recording of "The Big Trip" musical. Since this
CD includes every song and word of dialogue, it serves as
an excellent tool for individual practice. It features the
complete dialogue, instrumentation and vocals. This is considered
a "Full Mix" or "Complete Mix."
If you need several copies, order BULK CD's (below).
(© Evangelism Explosion International 2006)
BULK CD'S (10 PAK) provide
an inexpensive way for your choir members to have their own
copy of the recording. Each CD is packaged in a protective
Order enough CD's for each choir member, director and volunteer.
Encourage families to listen to this CD repeatedly, in
the car and at home, allowing this musical experience to
bless the entire family.
PREVIEW PAK contains 1 copy
of the Choral Book and 1 copy of the Listening CD. This provides
a convenient and inexpensive way to listen to and preview
the musical. (© Evangelism Explosion International 2006)
If your church/ministry is considering performing this musical,
order 1 Preview Pak and 1 DVD (below).
SPLIT TRAX CD is a stereo
recording that is playable on any audio system. It can be
used as the full accompaniment for your program. The left
and right channels on an audio system allow the levels to
be adjusted for either full instrumentation and/or full choral
vocals. The left channel has the complete accompaniment with
full orchestration and the right channel has the recording
of the full choral vocals, omitting any solos.
Split Trax CD is great for rehearsal also because you can
use more of the vocals when learning the music and less as
you get closer to the presentation.
KIT (Coming Soon)
DIRECTOR'S RESOURCE KIT
is a helpful 3-ring notebook providing detailed information
for your teaching needs. Included in this notebook are pages
for rehearsal and program planning, kickoff ideas, audition
and casting suggestions, production notes, choreography and
musical teaching tools. Reproducible pages for teaching,
activities for choir members and scripture memory cards are
also included. "The Big Trip" DVD is included in
All pages in this notebook are copyrighted so that you can
reproduce them for use in your church; thus, you only need
to order 1 copy.
"THE BIG TRIP" DVD
shows an actual presentation of the musical by the Children's
Choirs of Christ Presbyterian Church in Nashville, TN. The
viewing of this 35 minute performance will assist directors
and choir members with ideas for the set, drama and choreography.
This DVD also serves as
an evangelistic tool, presenting the Gospel to audiences
young and old.
Although this DVD shows "The Big Trip" being performed
by a 100 member choir, the musical can be performed in a
small, simplistic fashion. Also, the setting of the musical
(an airport) can be adapted to fit any culture. Other possible
settings for "The Big Trip" are: a ship in a shipyard,
train at train station, or group of people walking along
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