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

Welcome to Dramatic Publishing!

Children's Favorites

Currently Filtered by:
  1. Remove This Item Performing Group: TYA
Filter By
Category
  1. One Act Plays (155)
  2. Full Length Plays (342)
  3. Musicals (126)
  4. Musicals with Accompaniment CDs (62)
  5. Collections (3)
  6. UIL Approved Titles (89)
  7. Bilingual Titles (8)
  8. Audience Participation (34)
  9. Award-Winning (175)
  10. Radio Plays (7)
  11. New In Print (4)

Filter By

Target Audience
  1. Young Audiences (22)
  2. Middle School (17)
  3. High School (11)
  4. College and Adult (7)
  5. Family (all ages) (22)
  6. Senior Adults (2)
  7. Praise Groups (2)
Themes
  1. Culture (1)
  2. Entertainment (2)
  3. Relationship/Family (9)
  4. School Issues (4)
  5. Death/Dying (1)
  6. Holiday (1)
  7. Illness/Disability (1)
  8. Substance Abuse (1)
Sub-theme
  1. Showbiz (1)
  2. Dance (1)
  3. Marriage & Divorce (1)
  4. Bullying (2)
Genre
  1. Comedy (19)
  2. Drama (9)
  3. Farce (3)
  4. Satire (2)
  5. Melodrama (1)
Sub-genre
  1. Fairy Tale (7)
  2. Magical Realism (3)
  3. Avant-garde/Experimental (2)
  4. Historical (1)
  5. Action/Adventure (4)
  6. Fantasy (10)
  7. Fables/Folklore (5)
  8. Romance (2)
  9. Science Fiction (1)
  10. Western (1)
Show Less Show More
Performing Group
  1. Elementary School (11)
  2. Middle School (41)
  3. High School (46)
  4. College Theatre (43)
  5. Community Theatre (46)
  6. Professional Theatre (34)
  7. TYA (22)
  8. Senior Theatre (4)
  9. Touring Group (15)
  10. Praise Group (6)
  11. Dinner Theatre (7)
Approx. Run Time (minutes)
35m 135m 35m to 135m
Total Cast Size
3 53 3 to 53
Female Cast Members
0 50 0 to 50
Male Cast Members
0 50 0 to 50

Items 1 to 10 of 22 total

per page
  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 3

List  Grid 

  1. Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

    Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

    Based on the book by Roald Dahl. Dramatized by Richard R. George.

    Product Code: C53000

    • Drama
    • Young Audiences | Middle School | Family (all ages)
    • 10m., 9w.
    • 65 min.
    The delicious fun of Willy Wonka's Chocolate Factory awaits you! Each member of your cast will have a role that promotes a special understanding of other people as, together, they and your audience experience a chocolate-candy fantasy. All involved will discover the true meaning of teamwork, self-confidence and self-esteem. Learn More
    $10.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $100/perf

    In Stock

    Learn More
  2. Frederick

    Frederick

    Book by Suzanne Maynard Miller. Music and lyrics by Sarah Durkee and Paul Jacobs. From the book by Leo Lionni.

    Product Code: FF3000

    • Comedy
    • Young Audiences | Family (all ages)
    • 2m., 2w., 1 either gender.
    • 60 min.
    While the mouse commune prepares for winter, Frederick seemingly has his head in the clouds. When the darkest days of winter finally arrive and the mice have exhausted their supplies and worn thin their stories and games, it is Frederick who has stored up something special to help save the day. Learn More
    $10.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $100/perf

    In Stock

    Learn More
  3. The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane

    The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane

    Adapted by Dwayne Hartford. From the book by Kate DiCamillo.

    Product Code: MQ8000

    • Drama
    • Young Audiences | Middle School | Family (all ages)
    • 2m., 2w.
    • 80 min.
    Edward Tulane is an expensive toy rabbit made of china. He is vain, self-centered and has no interest in anyone other than himself. On an ocean voyage, Edward is accidentally thrown overboard and sinks to the bottom of the sea. So begins his journey—a journey over which he has no control, for he can neither move nor speak. As years pass, Edward meets many different people in many different situations, learning what it is to love, what it is to lose that love, and how to find the courage to love again. Learn More
    $10.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $100/perf

    In Stock

    Learn More
  4. The Last Oz Story

    The Last Oz Story

    Book and lyrics by David Meyers. Music by Scott Michal. Inspired by L. Frank Baum's novel The Wonderful Wizard of Oz.

    Product Code: LK8000

    • Comedy | Drama | Farce | Satire
    • Young Audiences | Middle School | High School | College and Adult | Family (all ages)
    • 1m., 5w., 8 to 29+ either gender.
    • 120 min.
    There's a new witch in town—Peloros, the witchiest witch of them all—and since she arrived, things have gone completely haywire in Oz. Meanwhile, on the wrong side of the rainbow, a young woman is trying to convince anyone who will listen that she is Dorothy Gale, just like in the fairy tale. With time running out, Dorothy must find a way to help her friends in Oz before it's too late. But how? Learn More
    $9.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $80/perf

    In Stock

    Learn More
  5. Wonderland: Alice's Rock & Roll Adventure

    Wonderland: Alice's Rock & Roll Adventure

    Book by Rachel Rockwell. Music by Michael Mahler. Lyrics by Michael Mahler and Rachel Rockwell. Adapted from Lewis Carroll's Alice's Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking-Glass, and What Alice Found There.

    Product Code: WH8000

    • Comedy | Drama
    • Young Audiences | Middle School | High School | Family (all ages)
    • 6m., 4w., expandable.
    • 80 min.
    Lewis Carroll's beloved, poetic tale of self-actualization is brought to life by a cast of actors/musicians who create an eclectic, live rock soundtrack as 7 1/2-year-old Alice searches for her own inner musical voice. Throughout her journey, the actors surround Alice in a live musical tapestry ranging from classic rock to punk to ska and even a little bit of Bollywood. Learn More
    $10.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $100/perf

    In Stock

    Learn More
  6. Pinkerton!!!

    Pinkerton!!!

    Adapted by Linda Daugherty. Based upon A Rose for Pinkerton, Pinkerton, Behave! and Pinkerton & Friends by Steven Kellogg.

    Product Code: PM7000

    • Comedy
    • Young Audiences | Family (all ages)
    • 3m., 5w., 14 to 30 either gender.
    • 75 min.

    After tearing up a newspaper when told to “fetch” and affectionately licking the invader when told to “get the burglar,” Pinkerton receives an “F” in obedience training. Later, as Emily prepares to make up for another one of Pinkerton’s mistakes, everyone notices the precious Pepperwill diamond is missing! And “there’s the burglar.” Pinkerton springs into action at Emily’s command to “fetch,” throwing the burglar to the ground and sitting on top of him. The day is saved as all celebrate Pinkerton!

    Learn More
    $9.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $80/perf

    In Stock

    Learn More
  7. The Neverending Story (Atreyu and the Great Quest)

    The Neverending Story (Atreyu and the Great Quest)

    Adapted by David S. Craig. Based upon the novel by Michael Ende.

    Product Code: N61000

    • Drama
    • Young Audiences | Middle School | High School | College and Adult | Family (all ages)
    • 6m., 3w., may be expanded to a cast of 18 plus.
    • 85 min.
    Bastian stumbles into a bookshop where he discovers The Neverending Story and a huge adventure surges into life. Fantastica, a land of stories, is being destroyed by the Nothing. The Childlike Empress has chosen Atreyu to be the Hero of the Great Quest. Atreyu, an orphan, is an unlikely choice, but he accepts and, with his horse and companion, Artax, rides to face the menace. Learn More
    $10.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $100/perf

    In Stock

    Learn More
  8. 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
    • Young Audiences | Middle School | Family (all ages)
    • 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.
    • 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
    $10.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $100/perf

    In Stock

    Learn More
  9. The Legend of Sleepy Hollow

    The Legend of Sleepy Hollow

    By Kathryn Schultz Miller. From the story by Washington Irving.

    Product Code: L76000

    • Comedy
    • Young Audiences | Middle School | High School | Family (all ages)
    • 5m., 4w.
    • 55 min.
    Here is the spooky classic story, presented with all the thrills, chills and laughs that keep young audiences on the edge of their seats. This adaptation remains dedicated to the spirit of the original work yet expertly involves young people with lots of suspense and comedy. A perfect Halloween treat, this title is exciting family entertainment any time of the year. Learn More
    $9.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $80/perf

    In Stock

    Learn More
  10. The Bremen Town Musicians: Nothing Is Worthless

    The Bremen Town Musicians: Nothing Is Worthless

    By Ric Averill.

    Product Code: BK7000

    • Comedy | Farce | Satire
    • Young Audiences | Middle School | High School | College and Adult | Family (all ages) | Senior Adults | Praise Groups
    • 2m., 1w., 32 to 46+ either gender (doubling possible for smaller cast).
    • 60 min.
    This play presents the classic fairy tale about animal musicians who are kicked out of their homes as worthless, but find new strength and purpose as they band together, becoming an orchestra of musicians. The play then turns the same story into an urban fairy tale with human characters in a big city. Learn More
    $9.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $80/perf

    In Stock

    Learn More

Items 1 to 10 of 22 total

per page
  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 3

List  Grid