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  1. Pinocchio

    Pinocchio

    Book and lyrics by Patty Carver. Music by Patty Carver and Leo P. Carusone. Based on the story by Carlo Collodi.

    Product Code: PL1000

    • Comedy
    • Middle School | High School | College | Community | Professional | TYA
    • 4 to 6m., 1 to 2w. (2 to 4+either gender optional).

      Livestream and Record & Stream Rights Available

    • 60 min.
    With an emphasis on anti-bullying for pre-kindergarten through second-grade audiences, Pinocchio will teach as well as entertain. Filled with original music, sing-alongs and interactivity, audiences will enjoy every minute of this show! Learn More
    $8.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $65/perf

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  2. The Velveteen Rabbit

    The Velveteen Rabbit

    Book, music and lyrics by Patty Carver and Leo P. Carusone. Based on the book by Margery Williams.

    Product Code: V43000

    • Drama
    • Middle School | High School | College | Community | Professional | TYA
    • 3 to 8m., 2 to 6w. (3 to 8 either gender optional, chorus as desired).

      Livestream and Record & Stream Rights Available

    • 60 min.
    Closely following the original beloved story, this musical includes pop/contemporary musical numbers, sing-alongs and lots of audience participation. Learn More
    $8.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $65/perf

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  3. Atypical Boy

    Atypical Boy

    By Laurie Brooks.

    Product Code: AK1000

    • Comedy | Drama
    • Middle School | High School | College | Community | Professional | TYA
    • 2 to 3m., 1 to 3w., 1 to 4 or more either gender.

      Livestream and Record & Stream Rights Available

    • 60 min.
    In a fantastical world (not entirely unlike our own) where "conformity is compulsory," one boy cannot conform. Learn More
    $10.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $90/perf

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  4. The Emperor's New Clothes

    The Emperor's New Clothes

    Book and lyrics by Eric Coble. Music and additional lyrics by Kenneth Kacmar and Bill Hoffman.

    Product Code: E03000

    • Comedy
    • Middle School | High School | College | Community | Professional | TYA
    • 1w., 3 either gender; may be expanded to 20 or more either gender.
    • 45 min.
    A Caribbean musical adaptation of the classic Hans Christian Andersen fairy tale. Learn More
    $9.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $50/perf

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  5. Storyville

    Storyville

    By Lorraine Thompson.

    Product Code: S1B000

    • Comedy
    • Elementary School | Middle School | High School
    • 7 to 45 actors.

      Livestream and Record & Stream Rights Available

    • 40 min.
    A wise woman enters carrying a large book titled Storyville and addresses the audience: "Storyville is the town where everyone has a fable to unfold and a tale to tell. Stories are different, but they all begin with 'Once upon a time ... '" When given the opportunity, most people will jump at the chance to tell their story. The characters in this one-act play are no different. You see, everyone in Storyville has a tale to tell. The problem is, they all want to talk at the same time. Adults and children alike will take delight as many of their favorite characters come forward onstage to share their stories. Learn More
    $9.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $40/perf

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  6. Hansel and Gretel HC5000

    Hansel and Gretel

    By I. E. Clark from the story by the Brothers Grimm.

    Product Code: HC5000

    • Drama
    • Middle School | High School
    • 4m., 6w., extras.

      Livestream and Record & Stream Rights Available

    • 40 min.
    This one-act condensation of the original three-act dramatization by I.E. Clark retains the fright, the fun and the fantasy of the fairy tale written in Germany in the very early 1800's by the Brothers Grimm. Learn More
    $9.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $40/perf

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  7. Totally RED! TM6000

    Totally RED!

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

    Product Code: TM6000

    • Comedy
    • Middle School | High School | College | Community | Professional
    • 3 to 10m., 2 to 7w., plus 9 or more either gender.

      Livestream and Record & Stream Rights Available

    • 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
    $10.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $55/perf

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  8. Totally RED! TS6000

    Totally RED!

    By Dinah Toups.

    Product Code: TS6000

    • Comedy
    • Middle School | High School
    • 3m., 2w., with doubling, or up to 30+ (10m., 7w., 9+ either gender). Livestream and Record & Stream Rights Available
    • 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
    $10.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $55/perf

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  9. 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 | Community
    • 5m., 4w. (can be expanded to 8m.,5w.)

      Livestream and Record & Stream Rights Available

    • 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
    $10.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $90/perf

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  10. The Dark Castle

    The Dark Castle

    By Sally Netzel.

    Product Code: DC9000

    • Comedy
    • Elementary School | Middle School
    • 6m., 4w.

      Livestream and Record & Stream Rights Available

    • 40 min.
    An evil baron attempts to destroy the luminosity of a beautiful princess who glows when things go well and dim when things go badly. Learn More
    $9.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $40/perf

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