Contoh Drama Malin Kundang Bahasa Inggris – Malin Kundang merupakan salah satu cerita rakyat yang terkenal di Indonesia. Ceritanya yang sederhana namun memiliki pesan moral yang sangat berhargalah yang membuat cerita ini banyak dijadikan cerita untuk penampilan drama. Berikut kami sajikan contoh drama Malin Kundang dalam Bahasa Inggris.
1. Malin Kundang
5. The Merchant
In ancient times in Air Manis Beach, West Sumatera, there was a widow named Mande Rubayah. The widow had a boy named Malin Kundang. Malin Kundang was very dear to his mother since he was young because he was left by his father. Lain Kundang had already grown up and he felt that he should be able to change the economic life of his family. One day, Rashid, one of Malin’s friends knew that there was a large ship docked on the shore of the Air Manis and he was intended to invite Malin Kundang to come wandering with him.
Rashid: Assalamualaikum Wr. Wb.
Malin: Waalaikum salam Wr. Wb. Oh it is you Rashid, what’s up?
Rashid: There is a good news for bot of us. I had noticed a large ship docked at the Air Manis beach. I think we can come wandering into the ship, will you come with me or not?
Malin: Wow, what a coincidence! I was also tired of being poor. I want to change the fate. Yes, I’d love to come with you. So when will we start out?
Rashid: What about tomorrow morning?
Malin: Okay the sooner the better, but I had to ask for the blessing of my mother.
Rashid: Well, I wait for you at the pier at 9 a.m. tomorrow.
Malin: Okay, thanks mate.
In the evening, Malin Kundang immediately asked for the blessing of his mother who had just returned to work.
Malin: My mother, I would change our destiny and our life.
Malin: This morning I was informed by Rashid that there is a ship docked at the beach of our village, so we both will wander through the ship.
Mande: Malin Kundang, do you really want to leave your old mother alone here in the village?
Malin: Malin actually do not want to leave you alone, but I also want to change our life and become rich. I feel tired of living in poverty, mom.
Mande: Hmm.. Alright Malin, if it is your wish then it is okay. I want you also to be rich and successful. I am here only can pray for you to be what you want to be. When will you go, my son?
Malin: I will leave tomorrow morning, mom.
Mande: Is it that soon that you want to leave your mother alone, son?
Malin: Yes, mom. I am very sorry for that. Please pray for me to safely reach the destination.
The next day, Malin Kundang accompanied by his mother abd Rashid went to the beach of their village, where the large vessels were leaning.
Mande: Malin Kundang! My prayers will always be with you.
Malin: Thank you mother! Just wait for me to come home with much money for both of us.
Then, Malin Kundang and rashid headed to the ground overseas. Meanwhile, the mother of Malin Kundang stayed in the village of Air Manis beach. When malin Kundang and Rashid arrived in the place overseas, they rested in a stall.
Malin: How can we work now?
Rashid: I do not know Malin. I am thinking now.
Suddenly, someone in the shop heard the conversation betwen Malin Kundang and Rashid.
The Merchant : Are you really looking for a job?
Rashid: Yes, Sir.
The Merchant : Incidentally, I am looking for 2 people to work. Do you want to work in my place?
Rashid: Of course we want to work. When can we start working, Sir?
The Merchant : You can start working tomorrow morning at my house.
Malin: Where is your house, Sir?
The Merchant : Let’s go with me.
Malin Kundang and Rashid joined the merchant going to his house. The merchant rented one room in his house for Malin Kundang and Rashid. On the next day, they started working and being watched by the merchant. The appearance of Malin Kundang was more enterprising and industrious than Rashid and the merchant was aware of it.
The daughter of the merchant came to the place where her father worked and saw her father’s new employees. The appearance of the daughter of the merchant was very amazing and Malin Kundang caught his first sight to her and they fell in love at first sight.
Daughter : Dad, who is the new employee?
The Merchant : Which one?
Daughter : The industrious and handsome one.
The Merchant : Oh, he is Malin Kundnag.
Daughter : His name is Malin Kundang.
The Merchant : What’s up?
Daughter : No nothing, Dad. I was just asking.
The Merchant : Alright.
Since that day, the daughter of the merchant was getting amazed and loved Malin Kundang. She always paid attention to Malin Kundang quietly.
After working for two years in the merchant’s place, Malin Kundang had become a rich man because he was working dilligently. Rashid returned to his hometown because he was not as dilligent as Malin Kundang. Malin Kundang got closer to the daughter of the merchant and they were married.
A month after the marriage, Malin Kundang and his wife went to trade their merchandise to Air Manis beach. When Malin Kundang and his wife arrived at the village, Malin Kundang met Rashid at the beach.
Malin: Hi Rasyid.
Rashid: Oh Malin! You become so rich now and you are married with the daughter of the merchant! Congratulations!
Malin: Yes, thank you. You were working undilligently so that is why you have no job now.
Rashid: Yes, you are right.
Malin: Okay, I want to trade my merchandise.. See you.
Hearing the good news, Rashid told Mande that Malin was in the village.
Rashid: Mande, Malin Kundang is back! He is now in the dock!
Mande: Is it true?
Rashid: Yes, Mande. Let’s go there now.
Mande and Rashid went to the dock to meet Malin Kundang. Arriving at the dock …
Mande: Malin Kundang! Malin Kundang! My son! You have come back soon. I am your mother. I miss you so much!
Daughter : Who are you old lady? Who do you think you are that you are dare to claim that you are the mother of my husband?
Mande: I am the mother of Malin Kundang.
Malin: Are you crazy? I never had a poor mother like you!
Mande: It is me, your mother, son. It is me who gave birth and raised you. Why are you like this?
Daughter : My husband does not have a mother who is poor, old, and dirty like you!
Malin: You are not my mother! Get away from me, old woman! (pushing Mande and leave her immediately).
Then, Mande wept bitterly. The child who was raised by her did not admit that she was his mother. Malin Kundang, then, immediately went from the village.
Mande: Oh God, why is my son like that? It is me who gave birth and raised him. Give him Your punishment that he is a rebellious child!
Suddenly, in the middle of the journey, a storm came. The wind, the waves were raising and became bigger, the lightning were flashing, and the vessel was shaken.
Malin: What is this? The storm is so terrible.
Suddenly, a lightning struck Malin Kundang/
That moment Malin Kundang was changed into a stone due to his behavious that he disobeyed his mother.
Demikianlah naskah drama Malin Kundang dalam Bahasa Inggris. Semoga bermanfaat!