800-448-7469 Mon-Fri 8:30am - 5:00pm CST

Welcome to Dramatic Publishing!

Award-Winning

Currently Filtered by:
  1. Remove This Item Themes: Relationship/Family
  2. Remove This Item Genre: Comedy
  3. Remove This Item Performing Group: High School
Filter By
Category
  1. One Act Plays (90)
  2. Full Length Plays (147)
  3. Musicals (39)
  4. Musicals with Accompaniment CDs (17)
  5. Collections (2)
  6. UIL Approved Titles (33)
  7. Bilingual Titles (4)
  8. Audience Participation (12)
  9. Ten-minute Theatre (5)
  10. Award-Winning (44)
  11. Radio Plays (1)
  12. New In Print (5)

Filter By

Target Audience
  1. Young Audiences (35)
  2. Middle School (35)
  3. High School (28)
  4. College and Adult (26)
  5. Family (all ages) (35)
  6. Senior Adults (10)
  7. Praise Groups (1)
Themes
  1. Crime (1)
  2. Culture (4)
  3. Entertainment (4)
  4. Relationship/Family (44)
  5. Religion (3)
  6. School Issues (7)
  7. Holiday (3)
  8. Substance Abuse (2)
Sub-theme
  1. Stealing (1)
  2. British (1)
  3. Black (1)
  4. German (1)
  5. Asian (1)
  6. Showbiz (1)
  7. Visual Arts (1)
  8. Music (2)
  9. Dance (1)
  10. Marriage & Divorce (9)
  11. Abusive Relationships (7)
  12. Infidelity/Cheating (3)
  13. Dating (5)
  14. Christianity (2)
  15. Judaism (1)
  16. Teaching (1)
  17. Bullying (4)
  18. Cheating (1)
  19. Christmas (3)
  20. Alcohol Abuse (1)
Genre
  1. Comedy (44)
  2. Drama (24)
  3. Farce (3)
  4. Satire (1)
  5. Melodrama (2)
Sub-genre
  1. Fairy Tale (16)
  2. Romantic Comedy (1)
  3. Biographical (1)
  4. Magical Realism (9)
  5. Avant-garde/Experimental (1)
  6. Mystery/Murder Mystery (1)
  7. Historical (2)
  8. Action/Adventure (9)
  9. Fantasy (16)
  10. Fables/Folklore (12)
  11. Romance (9)
  12. Commedia dell'arte (2)
  13. Mythology (1)
Show Less Show More
Performing Group
  1. Elementary School (15)
  2. Middle School (31)
  3. High School (44)
  4. College Theatre (48)
  5. Community Theatre (47)
  6. Professional Theatre (41)
  7. TYA (31)
  8. Senior Theatre (8)
  9. Touring Group (22)
  10. Praise Group (1)
  11. Dinner Theatre (5)
Approx. Run Time (minutes)
10m 120m 10m to 120m
Total Cast Size
1 50 1 to 50
Female Cast Members
0 23 0 to 23
Male Cast Members
0 23 0 to 23

Items 1 to 10 of 44 total

per page
  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 3
  4. 4
  5. 5

List  Grid 

  1. It's a Wonderful Life Cover I51000

    It's a Wonderful Life

    Adapted for the stage by James W. Rodgers. Based on the film by Frank Capra and the story by Peter Van Doren Stern.

    Product Code: I51000

    • Comedy | Drama
    • Middle School | High School | College and Adult | Family (all ages) | Senior Adults
    • 12m., 10w., 2 boys, 2 girls (doubling possible).
    • 120 min.
    This is a faithful adaptation of the saga of George Bailey, whose dreams have been quashed by family obligation and civic duty, and whose guardian angel must descend on Christmas Eve to save him from despair and to remind him—by showing him what the world would have been like had he never been born—that his has been, after all, a wonderful life. Learn More
    $10.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $100/perf

    In Stock

    Learn More
  2. Wiley and the Hairy Man

    Wiley and the Hairy Man

    Book by Suzan Zeder. Music by Harry Pickens. Lyrics by Suzan Zeder and Harry Pickens.

    Product Code: WG6000

    • Comedy | Melodrama
    • Young Audiences | Middle School | College and Adult | Family (all ages)
    • 3m., 1w., 4 either gender, chorus of 4 to 12.
    • 60 min.
    Set deep in the Tombigbee swamp, this classic tale of a very young boy with a very big fear is brought to new and vibrant life in this musical version. The story centers around a fatherless young boy, his conjure-woman mother, his faithful dog and the Hairy Man who haunts Wiley's days and dreams. Wiley sets forth alone to face his fears and to conquer his own lack of self-confidence. Learn More
    $9.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $80/perf

    In Stock

    Learn More
  3. Atypical Boy

    Atypical Boy

    By Laurie Brooks.

    Product Code: AK1000

    • Comedy | Drama | Satire
    • Young Audiences | Middle School | High School | College and Adult
    • 2 to 3m., 1 to 3w., 1 to 4 or more either gender.
    • 60 min.
    In a fantastical world (not entirely unlike our own) where "conformity is compulsory," one boy cannot conform. Learn More
    $9.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $80/perf

    In Stock

    Learn More
  4. Snow White: The Queen's Fair Daughter

    Snow White: The Queen's Fair Daughter

    Adapted by Max Bush. Based on the Olenberg manuscript and early versions of the Brothers Grimm tale.

    Product Code: SP7000

    • Comedy | Drama
    • Young Audiences | Middle School | High School | Family (all ages)
    • 4m., 4w., 8 either gender.
    • 75 min.
    This version is based on the oral story as it was told to the Brothers Grimm in 1808. It contains many of the familiar elements—the seven dwarves, mirror, glass coffin, bodice and apple. It also differs from the Grimms' later versions in that the stepmother is a mother, there is no hunter, and the king, Snow White's father, plays a significant role. Learn More
    $9.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $80/perf

    In Stock

    Learn More
  5. Jesse and Grace: A Best Friends Story

    Jesse and Grace: A Best Friends Story

    By Sandra Fenichel Asher. Developed from the poetry of Sandy Asher and David L. Harrison.

    Product Code: J46000

    • Comedy
    • Young Audiences | Family (all ages)
    • 1m., 1w., 2 either gender, plus puppets; may be expanded to a total of 21 m. and w. without puppets.
    • 45 min.
    Jesse and Grace have been best friends since birth, almost 10 years. It never mattered that Jesse is a boy and Grace is a girl. But now they're in fourth grade and their classmates begin a routine of nonstop teasing. Denial only makes things worse. Before long, the two have stopped speaking to each other. Each goes in search of a new best friend and soon finds that no one else fills the bill quite as perfectly. Jesse and Grace finally discover that, "A best friend is the best kind of friend of all." Learn More
    $8.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $45/perf

    In Stock

    Learn More
  6. The Frog Prince

    The Frog Prince

    Adapted by Max Bush. Based on the Olenberg manuscript and various editions of the tale The King's Daughter and the Enchanted Prince by the Brothers Grimm.

    Product Code: FB1000

    • Comedy
    • Young Audiences | Middle School | High School | Family (all ages)
    • 6m., 5w., many extras.
    • 55 min.
    Princess Luana plays with her golden ball near a well, where a witch changes Prince Erik into a frog and banishes him. He can only turn back if he properly courts Luana. The process that follows, create hilarious events when Erik arrives for her birthday celebration. Learn More
    $9.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $80/perf

    In Stock

    Learn More
  7. The Kingdom of Grimm

    The Kingdom of Grimm

    Book, music and lyrics by Douglas Post. Based on the stories by the Brothers Grimm.

    Product Code: K04000

    • Comedy
    • Young Audiences | Middle School | Family (all ages)
    • 7m., 5w., extras.
    • 75 min.
    Hans unlocks an enchanted chest that held the imprisoned Gerhardt the Great and his troupe of traveling players. To show their thanks, the players perform The Golden Goose, The Three Huntsmen, and The Four Skillful Brothers. Learn More
    $9.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $80/perf

    In Stock

    Learn More
  8. Can't Believe It

    Can't Believe It

    By R.N. Sandberg.

    Product Code: CF2000

    • Comedy | Drama
    • Middle School | High School | College and Adult | Family (all ages)
    • 2 to 4m., 4 to 8w., extras if desired.
    • 65 min.
    In this drama, a shy freshman and a popular high school junior become connected, bringing about questions of honesty, trust and personal responsibility. Learn More
    $9.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $80/perf

    In Stock

    Learn More
  9. Mustardseed

    Mustardseed

    By Doug Cooney.

    Product Code: MF7000

    • Comedy
    • Middle School | High School
    • 4w.
    • 40 min.
    Four teenage girls are cast as fairies in a stage production of Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream. Each girl experiences a real-life coming-of-age moment. The play is underscored and illuminated by the themes in Shakespeare's text. Learn More
    $8.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $45/perf

    In Stock

    Learn More
  10. Brave No World: Community. Identity. Stand-up Comedy.

    Brave No World: Community. Identity. Stand-up Comedy.

    By Laurie Brooks.

    Product Code: BC5000

    • Comedy | Drama
    • Young Audiences | Middle School | High School | College and Adult
    • 1m., 1w.
    • 70 min.
    Step-siblings holding false assumptions about each other remind us to "never judge a book by its cover" using contemporary music and stand-up comedy rants. Learn More
    $9.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $80/perf

    In Stock

    Learn More

Items 1 to 10 of 44 total

per page
  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 3
  4. 4
  5. 5

List  Grid