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  1. You Have the Right to Remain Dead

    You Have the Right to Remain Dead

    By Pat Cook.

    Product Code: Y23000

    • Comedy
    • High School | College and Adult | Family (all ages) | Senior Adults
    • 5m., 5w.
    • 90 min.
    In this audience-participation murder mystery, not only are you questioning the cast, but they are questioning you! As the show starts and you meet Fat Daddy, a rich but vindictive southern gentleman with an equally conniving and scheming family. So you know who's going to die, right? But who will the murderer be? This frantic mystery-comedy will have you guessing until the last clue is dropped and the last ham overacts. Learn More
    $10.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $100/perf

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  2. Totally RED!

    Totally RED!

    Book and music by Dinah Toups. Lyrics and music by Barbara Walker.

    Product Code: TM6000

    • Comedy
    • Young Audiences | Middle School | High School | College and Adult | Family (all ages) | Senior Adults
    • 3 to 10m., 2 to 7w., plus 9 or more either gender.
    • 40 min.
    This is a unique and fun retelling of the classic battle of wit and deception as told in the beloved fairy tale of Little Red Riding Hood. We meet Red (who is nobody's fool) and the wolf (who tries to be cool) and granny—well, sometimes she's left in the dark! The story includes short retellings of sections within the tale, told in multiple styles: melodrama, Elizabethan, '80s hip-hop slang, and avant-garde. Learn More
    $8.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $50/perf

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  3. Totally RED!

    Totally RED!

    By Dinah Toups.

    Product Code: TS6000

    • Comedy
    • Young Audiences | Middle School | High School | Family (all ages)
    • 3m., 2w., with doubling, or up to 30+ (10m., 7w., 9+ either gender).
    • 30 min.
    This is a unique and fun retelling of the classic battle of wit and deception as told in the beloved fairy tale of Little Red Riding Hood. We meet Red (who is nobody's fool) and the wolf (who tries to be cool) and granny—well, sometimes she's left in the dark! These lively roles are great for teen and young adult actors. Totally RED! begins with a humorous version in storybook theatre style. The story continues with three to five minute retellings of sections within the tale, told in multiple styles. This play is as much fun for the performers as it is for the audience. Learn More
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    Min. Royalty Rate: $50/perf

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  4. If It's Monday, This Must Be Murder!

    If It's Monday, This Must Be Murder!

    By Pat Cook.

    Product Code: I52000

    • Comedy
    • Middle School | High School | College and Adult | Family (all ages) | Senior Adults
    • 5m., 4w. (can be expanded to 8m.,5w.)
    • 90 min.
    Posing as a golf-playing psychiatrist at the Shady Meadows Country Club, Harry investigates why the club members start dropping like divots! Learn More
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    Min. Royalty Rate: $80/perf

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  5. Sleeping Beauty (Dornröschen)

    Sleeping Beauty (Dornröschen)

    Book and lyrics by Moses Goldberg. Music by Ewel Cornett. From the Brothers Grimm.

    Product Code: SV2000

    • Comedy
    • Young Audiences | Family (all ages)
    • 3m., 2w., 1 either gender, with doubling, or up to 10 (4m., 5w., 1 either gender).
    • 55 min.
    An American master of participation theatre has adapted this beloved Brothers Grimm tale and presents it as a musical fantasy for audience ages 4 through 8. A group of actors solicits help from the young audience to perform this well-known fairy tale with its rich characters including a wise frog, a garrulous bush, the lively Briar Rose and her well-meaning but testy father. Learn More
    $8.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $80/perf

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  6. Gold Fever

    Gold Fever

    By Rita Grauer and John Urquhart. From Yellow Brick Road Shows.

    Product Code: G96000

    • Comedy
    • Young Audiences | Middle School | Family (all ages)
    • 4 or more either gender.
    • 60 min.
    Set in the historic California Gold Rush, the misadventures of two men reveal that "Gold fever can make a man mad!" Learn More
    $8.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $80/perf

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  7. The Snow Queen

    The Snow Queen

    Adapted by Stuart Paterson. Based on the story by Hans Christian Andersen. With incidental music by Savourna Stevenson.

    Product Code: S84000

    • Drama
    • Young Audiences | Middle School | Family (all ages)
    • 14m., 9w., or 5m., 4w. with doubling
    • 120 min.
    The wicked Snow Queen casts her icy spell on the world, turns young Kay's heart to ice and takes him away as her eternal prisoner to her Ice Palace. Gerda, Kay's friend, must journey north and brave many dangers to save Kay and break Winter's grip. Learn More
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    Min. Royalty Rate: $100/perf

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  8. Little Red Riding Hood and the Three Little Pigs

    Little Red Riding Hood and the Three Little Pigs

    Book and lyrics by Moses Goldberg. Music by Ewel Cornett.

    Product Code: LG3000

    • Comedy
    • Young Audiences | Family (all ages)
    • 2m., 2w.
    • 55 min.
    This participation play is a delightful romp of two well-known tales, united by a common enemy Learn More
    $7.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $60/perf

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  9. The Shaggy Dog Murder Trial

    The Shaggy Dog Murder Trial

    By Joanna H. Kraus. Based on New York's Barge Canal history.

    Product Code: SU2000

    • Drama
    • Young Audiences | Middle School | Family (all ages)
    • 2 to 4m., 3 to 5w., 1 either gender.
    • 45 min.
    This dramatization is based on one of America's most unusual court cases in which a mongrel dog is accused when a boy drowns in the New York Canal. Learn More
    $39.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $35/perf

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