Holy Moses!

2005 Dove Award Nominee
Best Children's/Youth Musical
Best Children's Recording
Includes Digital Products

A Musical Discovery for Kids
By Kathie Hill

Join the cast of "Trading Places" at a Hebrew home and an Egyptian palace where Page Turner, Hildi Vine, Frank Incense and Ty Kwando assist kids in discovering the story of Moses. But there's no redesigning history in this musical as kids learn about the plagues, the Passover, the Exodus and the Ten Commandments through clever lyrics and memorable music. As in his own life, the emphasis of this musical isn't on Moses, but the God of Moses — the Great I AM!

Ages: 1st - 8th Grades
Speaking Parts: 4 child characters, 4 child or adult characters, 5-8 additional speakers
Solos: minimum of 15
Set: present day Egypt on location with "Trading Places"
Costumes: Warm-weather street clothes or Holy Moses! T shirts; "Trading Places" team member shirts and cast outfits
Voicing: Unison/3 part
Music: EASY
Drama: SIMPLE DIALOGUE, SIMPLE STAGE ACTION
Video options: Instructional/Movement Video includes footage for Egyptian Brick, Passover Pita and Almighty Manna Mix commercials
Performance Time: 45 minutes

I have done at least 7 Kathie Hill musicals and each has been a wonderful experience! This year we did Holy Moses! With only have 22 kids in our children's choirs ages 4-11 we used some staff members and parents for the "adult" parts - but the kids knew all the words to each song and the choreography! What a joy to see kids learn the Bible in such a fun way. They can say the Ten Commandments and Ten Plagues thanks to Kathie's witty songs! I highly recommend using this for whatever size choir you have.
Elaine Fowler Owens, Simpsonville UMC, Simpsonville, SC

I teach elementary music and chorus at a Christian school with 1000 students. Each spring we present a musical. Six years ago we performed Holy Moses! Thank you, Kathie Hill for musicals that are Biblically sound, musically interesting, and dramatically clever!
Teresa Flack, Wesleyan Christian Academy, High Point, NC

Kathie’s Note: The challenge of this work was to cover Moses’ 120 lifespan in a 40 minute musical. But God provided seven great songs that detail his birth to death interspersed with three clever jingles that flesh out additional Bible facts. Combined with the creative characters and their dialogue, the work has application to everyone’s life. (If your children have not learned their ten commandments, you should do this musical just for the song, “The Perfect Ten”!)

Song Titles:

  • Trading Places Theme (Opener)
  • Holy Moses!
  • The Basket Case
  • Egyptian Brick Jingle
  • I AM
  • A plague of Plagues
  • Passover Pita Jingle
  • No One Compares to You
  • Almighty Manna Mix Jingle
  • The Perfect Ten
  • When My Heart Turns to Him
  • I Am Bound for the Promised Land
  • Holy Moses! (Reprise)
  • Trading Places Theme (Bumper)


Product Image Item Name- Model Price
Preview CD (1 per customer only) - Holy Moses!

Preview CD (1 per customer only) - Holy Moses!

Sleeved CD of full musical, songs & dialogue. One CD per title per customer. Limited offer.
Compact Disc $3.99

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Listening CD - Holy Moses!

Listening CD - Holy Moses!

Jewel cased CD with full cover art and complete musical with all songs and dialogue.
Compact Disc $12.95

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Listening CD Bulk Pack - Holy Moses!

Listening CD Bulk Pack - Holy Moses!

Paper sleeved CDs of complete musical with all song and dialogue.
Bulk Pack 10 CDs $49.95

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Choral Book - Holy Moses!

Choral Book - Holy Moses!

Songs, script, production notes, piano transcription.
Printed Paperback $7.95

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Accompaniment CD - Holy Moses!

Accompaniment CD - Holy Moses!

Jewel cased CD with spilt left channel instrumentation/right channel choral vocals and stereo instrumentation only. (No dialogue or solos.).
Compact Disc $89.95

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Live Performance DVD - Holy Moses!

Live Performance DVD - Holy Moses!

Full performance of musical by a children's choir.
DVD $19.95

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Instructional/Movement DVD - Holy Moses!

Instructional/Movement DVD - Holy Moses!

Choreography demonstrations for up to 7 songs in musical plus staging, costuming and prop instructions.
DVD $24.95

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Director's Aide Pages - Holy Moses!

Director's Aide Pages - Holy Moses!

Up to 200 downloadable pages of lesson plans, kick-off ideas, musical & spiritual activities and production & organizational helps.
Digital PDF $24.95

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Orchestrations - Holy Moses!

Orchestrations - Holy Moses!

Downloadable orchestrations for 7 songs (5 brass & 2 violin).
Licensed Digital PDF $24.95

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