Tilting at Windmills: Don Quixote & Sancho Panza's First Adventure - Reader's Theatre

By Jennifer Sneed



Performance Length

15 minutes


Introducing "Tilting at Windmills: Don Quixote & Sancho Panza's First Adventure," a captivating reader's theatre experience perfect for classroom use. Written by the esteemed Spanish author Cervantes in the early 1600s, "The Adventures of Don Quixote" stands as a timeless masterpiece in Western Literature, renowned for its wit and humor. Embark on a whimsical journey alongside the valiant Don Quixote and his loyal squire, Sancho Panza, as they embark on their inaugural adventure. Will you join them as they bravely face what appears to be a mighty giant? Or could it be that our intrepid heroes have mistaken a humble windmill for a fearsome foe? Designed for students in grades 4-6, this reader's theatre adaptation offers an engaging and interactive way to explore the classic tale of Don Quixote's noble quest for chivalry and honor. Through laughter and adventure, young audiences be entertained and inspired to contemplate the timeless themes of courage and imagination that permeate Cervantes' iconic work. Don't miss the chance to bring the magic of "Tilting at Windmills" into your classroom and ignite a love for literature in the hearts of your students.

Performance Rating

Elementary - Middle School

Audience Rating

Elementary - Middle School