| Season , Episode |
# overall in Series
|Original air date||January 24, 1977|
|Written by||Dale Eunson|
|Directed by||William F. Claxton|
| Previous episode:|| Next episode:|
The school plans to put on a series of plays based on books. Laura, Mary and their friend, Ginny, decide to do a play on "Little Women." The Ingalls girls must deal with Nellie, who schemes to get the lead role, and Ginny's desire to play matchmaker for her single mother.
- Michael Landon: Charles Ingalls
- Karen Grassle: Caroline Ingalls
- Melissa Sue Anderson: Mary Ingalls
- Melissa Gilbert: Laura Ingalls
- Lindsay and Sidney Greenbush: Carrie Ingalls
- Barney: Jack
- Alison Arngrim: Nellie Oleson
- One of the few times Willie Oleson was ever seen being punished by his mother.
- The only time Laura was ever naughty enough in school to be sent to the corner for her behavior.
|Previous episode:||Next episode:|