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  1. Bud, Not Buddy

    Bud, Not Buddy

    Adapted by Reginald André Jackson. From the novel by Christopher Paul Curtis.

    Product Code: BC7000

    • Comedy | Drama
    • Young Audiences | Middle School | High School | College and Adult | Family (all ages)
    • 8m., 3w. with doubling.
    • 100 min.
    Set in Michigan during the 1930s, this title tells the story of 10-year-old Bud Caldwell, an orphan on the run from abusive foster homes, and his quest to find his father. Learn More
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  2. Keeping Mr. Lincoln

    Keeping Mr. Lincoln

    By Sandra Fenichel Asher.

    Product Code: K36000

    • Drama
    • Middle School | High School | College and Adult | Family (all ages)
    • 1m., 1w., 2 m. or w. Expandable to 9m., 4w., 14 m. or w. A total of 27 speaking roles plus nonspeaking extras as desired.
    • 60 min.
    This play celebrates Lincoln's life through his own words and those of people who knew him in scenes from his Kentucky childhood, Indiana youth, and Illinois and D.C. adulthood. Learn More
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  3. Battledrum

    Battledrum

    Book and lyrics by Doug Cooney. Music by Lee Ahlin.

    Product Code: BC8000

    • Drama
    • Middle School | High School | College and Adult
    • 4m., 1w. with doubling. May be expanded to up to 10m., 3w.
    • 55 min.
    A 10-year-old Confederate boy named Rufus has been orphaned after his family's farm is burned to the ground. With nowhere else to turn, he tags along with a Union troop as the "second drummer, on reserve." Learn More
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  4. The Match Girl's Gift: A Christmas Story

    The Match Girl's Gift: A Christmas Story

    By Laurie Brooks.

    Product Code: MF6000

    • Drama
    • Young Audiences | Middle School | High School | College and Adult | Family (all ages) | Senior Adults
    • 3m., 3w., optional ensemble of up to 8 children.
    • 70 min.
    On Christmas Eve 1898, in the heart of New York City, a ragged little girl, Lizzie, is huddled by the steps of an elegant brownstone. When her Gran brings her a gift of "waking dreams" that help her imagine what might be, Lizzie goes into the grand house and offers a unique gift to the family inside. Encouraged by her friends, Lizzie recognizes her own beauty and realizes that without our dreams for the future, we are without hope. Learn More
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  5. I Never Saw Another Butterfly

    I Never Saw Another Butterfly

    Based on the play by Celeste Raspanti. Book and lyrics by Joseph Robinette. Music by E.A. Alexander.

    Product Code: I03000

    • Drama
    • Middle School | High School | College and Adult
    • 8m., 5w., 8 children. With doubling, 3m., 4w., 4 children.
    • 90 min.
    This new musical version brings an added dimension to the story of the children of Terezin, a ghetto under Nazi rule during WWII. More than 5,000 drawings, poems and prose pieces were secretly produced by the children in the concentration camp. Learn More
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    Min. Royalty Rate: $100/perf

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  6. Nothing Is the Same

    Nothing Is the Same

    By Y York.

    Product Code: N56000

    • Drama
    • Middle School | High School | College and Adult | Family (all ages)
    • 3m., 1w.
    • 70 min.
    On the island of O'hau, on December 7th, 1941, four young boys' lives will be changed forever. School has stopped all together, they learn to spot enemy planes and have become wary of their Japanese neighbors. Will outside challenges force endings to friendships? Learn More
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  7. We Will Remember: A Tribute to Veterans

    We Will Remember: A Tribute to Veterans

    By Sandra Fenichel Asher.

    Product Code: WA4000

    • Drama
    • Middle School | High School | College and Adult | Senior Adults
    • 6m., 2w. (Plus 8 either gender. Doubling possible; 4 characters may be offstage voices.)
    • 75 min.
    Collection of interviews, journals and interviewer's feelings about veterans' experiences during the Normandy invasion, Civil War and Vietnam War. Learn More
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    Min. Royalty Rate: $80/perf

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  8. A Laura Ingalls Wilder Christmas

    A Laura Ingalls Wilder Christmas

    By Laurie Brooks.

    Product Code: LD5000

    • Comedy | Drama
    • Young Audiences | Middle School | High School | College and Adult | Family (all ages) | Senior Adults
    • 2m., 5w.
    • 70 min.
    In their poorest winter ever, when the crops have been devastated by locusts and the family must deal with the death of baby Freddie, Charles Ingalls backtracks his family to Iowa, to take over the running of a hotel. A wealthy Mrs. Starr offers to adopt Laura Ingalls to ease their burden. Laura must decide whether to leave Ma, Pa, Mary and Carrie in this play about enduring family bonds. Learn More
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  9. Skinflints and Scoundrels: Molière's Miser

    Skinflints and Scoundrels: Molière's Miser

    Translated, adapted and arranged by Suzan Zeder from The Miser by Molière.

    Product Code: SJ3000

    • Comedy | Farce | Satire
    • Middle School | High School | College and Adult | Family (all ages)
    • 11m., 5w., with doubling 9m., 5w., expansion possible with inclusion of multiple courtiers.
    • 40 min.
    This new translation and adaptation of Molière's classic comedy, The Miser, is set in the opulent court of King Louis XIV at the Palace of Versailles. Zeder takes us back to a time when this classic play was first conceived—when actors struggled to remember their newly minted lines and bits of business were improvised for the first time. In this raucous telling, she captures the comic power of this cautionary tale of misguided monetary mania and defines the priceless power of the creative artist and the alchemy of theatre. Learn More
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    Min. Royalty Rate: $45/perf

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  10. Skinflints and Scoundrels: Molière's Miser

    Skinflints and Scoundrels: Molière's Miser

    Translated, adapted and arranged by Suzan Zeder. From The Miser by Molière.

    Product Code: SJ2000

    • Comedy | Farce | Satire
    • Middle School | High School | College and Adult | Family (all ages)
    • 11m., 5w., with doubling 9m., 5w., expansion possible with inclusion of multiple courtiers.
    • 115 min.
    The new translation/adaptation of Moliere's classic comedy, The Miser, is set in the court of King Louis XIV at Versailles, capturing the cautionary tale of misguided monetary mania. Learn More
    $9.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $80/perf

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