Can't Work in the Dark Skit for All scouts


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Can't Work in the Dark   Can't Work in the Dark Skit   Scout Skit

Required:
4 or more scouts
Script:
All scouts are center stage digging with shovels, raking, whatever manual labor they want.
One scout just stands there with his arm raised straight as if he were holding a torch in his hand.

(Boss walks onstage to survey the work being done. He sees the one guy not working and walks up to him.)
Boss: I'm paying you to work, not to just stand around. Why aren't you working?
Scout #1: I'm a lightbulb!
Boss: Get to work! When I come back, if you aren't working, you're fired!
(boss leaves and everyone continues to do the same things. Then, boss returns and sees scout still not working.)
Boss: That's it! You're fired! Get out!
(scout drops his arm and dejectedly exits stage. As soon as he drops his arm, the rest look around, stop working, and start to leave.)
Boss: Hey, why are you guys leaving? Get back to work!
Scout #2: How? We can't work in the dark!
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Comments:
 Apr 07, 2015 - David
I hardly ever know how many scouts I'm going to have to either practice a kit or even show up.  My solution has been to find skits that REQUIRE only a couple of boys, but to which a LOT of boys can be added, and I try to be "armed" with those.  This is exactly the kind of skit I look for.

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