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The Secret Lives of Toads
The Secret Lives of Toads
By D.W. Gregory.

Cast: 5m., 18w., expandable to 38 (includes 15 either gender, doubling possible.) Poor Harvey faces his first day at a brand new school, where things look none too inviting. The cool kids have staked out their territory on the playground, and there's no room in their cliques for nerds or dweebs or other kids with weird attitudes—like that shy girl, Cissy, who never talks, or that tough girl, Barrie, who plays with frogs. When Harvey befriends these luckless souls, he is suddenly thrust into the middle of a simmering feud between them and the snootiest girl in school. Meanwhile, the frogs have their own ideas about what it means to feel stuck. The excitement peaks in the science lab, when frogs and kids find themselves thrown together on the wrong side of a locked door. Area staging. Approximate Running Time: 45 minutes.

Play details
Status:  In Stock
Type of show:  One-Act
Catalog Code:  SK6
Cast Size:  23
No. of Act(s):  1
Pages:  31
Royalty:  $40.00 /perf.*
Cost:  $7.95
Approx. Running Time:  45 min.
Categories
Target Audience: Middle School | High School | Family (All Audiences)
Performing Group: Middle Schools | High Schools | College Theatre | Community Theatre
Genre: Comedy
ISBN (10): 1583423044
Publication Date: 11/29/2005
Biographies
D.W. Gregory's plays frequently explore political issues through a personal lens. The New York Times called her "a playwright with a talent to enlighten and provoke" for her most-produced work Radium Girls, which has received more than 300 productions worldwide since its premiere at Playwrights Theatre of New Jersey. Her drama The Good Daughter received a Pulitzer Prize nomination when ...More
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This title can be licensed/sold throughout the world
* Please note that royalties quoted in our catalog are intended for K-12 schools with a standard curriculum only. All other producing groups must submit a completed application.


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