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  1. Gooney Bird Greene and Her True Life Adventures

    Gooney Bird Greene and Her True Life Adventures

    By Kent R. Brown. Based on the book Gooney Bird Greene by Lois Lowry.

    Product Code: G77000

    • Comedy
    • Middle School | High School | College | Community | Professional | TYA
    • 24 actors: 7m., 9w. +8 actors; or 18 to 20 actors: 6 to 7m., 12 to 13w.; or 6 actors: 2 to 3m., 3 to 4w.; or 5 actors: 2m. 3w.

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    • 60 min.
    The classroom door bursts open and there, wearing pajamas and cowboy boots, stands red-headed Gooney Bird Greene. Class will never be the same again! She awakens her classmates' dormant imaginations with her improbable, outlandish stories. They come to realize their lives are as unique as Gooney Bird's and that they, too, can cast themselves as the heroes in their own true tales of discovery and adventure. Learn More
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  2. Dorothy Meets Alice or The Wizard of Wonderland

    Dorothy Meets Alice or The Wizard of Wonderland

    By Joseph Robinette. Based on the musical by Joseph Robinette and Karl Jurman.

    Product Code: D82000

    • Comedy
    • Middle School | High School | College | Community | Professional | TYA
    • 3m., 4w., 4 either gender.

      Livestream and Record & Stream Rights Available

    • 50 min.
    This version of the delightful meeting of two of literature's most famous young ladies unfolds when a young man suddenly finds himself in a strange place somewhere between Oz and Wonderland. It becomes his responsibility to unscramble the stories and steer the familiar characters to their ultimate destinations while avoiding the Wicked Witch and the Red Queen. Learn More
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  3. The Ash Girl Cover AA2000

    The Ash Girl

    By Timberlake Wertenbaker.

    Product Code: AA2000

    • Comedy | Drama
    • Middle School | High School | College | Community | Professional
    • 4m., 8w., 9 either gender, doubling possible.

      Limited Livestream Rights Available

    • 120 min.
    With her mother dead and her father away, Ashgirl lives with her stepmother and stepsisters. When the invitation to the ball arrives from the prince, Ashgirl finds the strength to go with the help of her friends, some of whom come from unexpected places. When she gets home, Ashgirl realizes that in order to regain the fleeting happiness she found in the arms of the prince, she must fight the monsters who have slithered and insinuated their way into her heart and mind. She must believe in herself for others to do so. Learn More
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  4. Humpty-Dumpty Is Missing! or The Mysterious Case of the Fallen Egg

    Humpty-Dumpty Is Missing! or The Mysterious Case of the Fallen Egg

    By Joseph Robinette.

    Product Code: H83000

    • Comedy
    • Middle School | High School | College | Community
    • 16-27, flexible, 5-7m., 9-11w., with doubling.

      Livestream and Record & Stream Rights Available

    • 50 min.
    An affectionate spoof of the private-eye thrillers of the 1940s and '50s. Sammy Scoop is a private investigator and faces the biggest challenge of his illustrious career with the sudden fall and disappearance of the jolly Humpty-Dumpty. Learn More
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  5. Oliver Twist

    Oliver Twist

    By Robert Thomas Noll. Adapted from the book by Charles Dickens.

    Product Code: O61000

    • Drama | Melodrama
    • Elementary School | Middle School | High School | College | Community | Professional | TYA
    • 21 roles to be played by a minimum of 12 actors (plus extras if desired.)
    • 85 min.
    This faithful adaptation of Charles Dickens' second novel is an exciting, fast-moving melodrama about the adventures of an orphan redeemed from a life of cruel poverty and crime by an act of unselfish courage. Filled with an atmosphere of mystery, its major characters—Fagin, Bill Sikes, Mr. Bumble, Nancy, and the Artful Dodger—are some of the most theatrically realized characters in all of literature. Learn More
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  6. Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day

    Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day

    Book and Lyrics by Judith Viorst. Music by Shelly Markham.

    Product Code: A83000

    • Comedy
    • High School | College | Community | Professional
    • 4m., 3w., playing several roles.

      No Livestream Rights Available

    • 75 min.
    Alexander is having a bad day. A terrible day. A horrible day. To be quite honest, it's a terrible, horrible, no good, very bad day. Alexander's struggles with life's daily dramas will entertain and educate young audiences, encouraging them to share their feelings and to realize that bad days happen—even in Australia! Learn More
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  7. Zink-the Myth the Legend the Zebra Cover Z12000

    Zink: the Myth, the Legend, the Zebra

    By Cherie Bennett.

    Product Code: Z12000

    • Drama
    • Middle School | High School | College | Professional
    • 2m., 9w.

      Livestream and Record & Stream Rights Available

    • 60 min.
    Zink is about true courage in the face of unpredictable predators. Imaginative, funny and heartbreaking, it's the story of the relationship of Becky, a lonely pre-teen girl with leukemia, to her guardian-angel herd of zebras on the African savannah. In Africa, Becky learns about Zink, a mythical polka-dotted zebra once an outcast but later a hero with the most courage and biggest heart. Becky's health worsens and she zaps back and forth between her real life and the zebra world until the shattering, breathtaking and uplifting climax. Learn More
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  8. Totally RED!

    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.

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    • 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
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  9. The Yellow Boat

    The Yellow Boat

    By David Saar.

    Product Code: Y29000

    • Drama | Tragedy
    • High School | College | Community
    • 4m., 3w.

      Limited Streaming Rights Available

    • 75 min.
    This play is based on the true story of a boy, who was born with congenital hemophilia and died at the age of 8 of AIDS-related complications. A uniquely gifted visual artist, Benjamin's buoyant imagination transformed his physical and emotional pain into a blaze of colors and shapes in his fanciful drawings and paintings. Benjamin's remarkable voyage continues to touch audiences around the world. Learn More
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  10. The Trial of Goldilocks

    The Trial of Goldilocks

    By Joseph Robinette.

    Product Code: T81000

    • Comedy
    • Middle School | High School | College
    • 14 to 20+ either gender.

      Livestream and Record & Stream Rights Available

    • 45 min.
    This exciting comedy examines the familiar fairy tale from three points of view: the traditional, the Bears', then Goldilocks'. Guilty or innocent? From the opening moment, when three vendors attempt to hawk souvenirs among the audience, to the surprising verdict from the jury—and a "happily-ever-after" conclusion—this play, performed completely in verse, is both unique and enchanting. Learn More
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