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  1. New Visions/New Voices: 25 years/25 plays (Volume 1)

    New Visions/New Voices: 25 years/25 plays (Volume 1)

    Edited by Deirdre Kelly Lavrakas and Kim Peter Kovac, The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts.

    Product Code: N85000

    • Young Audiences | Middle School | High School | College and Adult | Family (all ages)
    These plays deal with sophisticated themes—race, gender, social justice, class, ability—all in a youth-centered, nondogmatic way. This is the anthology that tells the story of a field that grew up while still embracing the whimsy and wonder of childhood. Learn More
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  2. Outrageous! Monologues and the Odd Scene

    Outrageous! Monologues and the Odd Scene

    By Charles Busch.

    Product Code: OA2000

    • Comedy
    • High School | College and Adult

    Charles Busch has been called "a comic playwright of the first order," and this collection puts the spotlight on the hilarious monologues and two-character scenes from his many plays that have kept audiences in stitches for more than three decades. It is an invaluable resource for actors seeking unique audition or competition material but can also be appreciated by readers simply enjoying the work of a brilliant comic imagination.

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    $19.95 /book

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  3. American Heartbeat: True Stories Told in Scenes and Monologues

    American Heartbeat: True Stories Told in Scenes and Monologues

    Written by Sandra Fenichel Asher, David Barr III, Robert Bella, Joyce Simmons Cheeka, Charlotte Chorpenning, Lynne Conner, James DeVita, Steven Dietz, Attilio Favorini, Werdna Phillips Finley, D.W. Gregory, Dan Gutman, Lee Hunkins, Stephen Karam, Carol Korty, Carson Kreitzer, Anne Ludlum, Anne V. McGravie, Ramón Menéndez, Tom Musca, John Neihardt, Martha Hill Newell, Dwight Okita, PJ Paparelli, Nicholas A. Patricca, Paul Peditto, Christopher Sergel, Laura Annawyn Shamas, Charles Smith, James Still, Mamie Till-Mobley, Ilga Katais-Paeglis Vise, Deborah Wicks La Puma, Karen Zacarías and David Zak. Compiled and edited by Sandra Fenichel Asher.

    Product Code: AL2000

    • Middle School | High School | College and Adult | Family (all ages)

    American history is rich and varied, and playwrights have long mined its treasures to create inspired and inspiring pieces for the stage. This anthology brings together 32 monologues, duets and trios that are perfect for auditions, scene work, full-evening presentations and drama-across-the-curriculum projects of all kinds. Important in their own times, these American stories brought to life by award-winning playwrights resonate in today's world and provide unlimited opportunities for exploration, discussion and performance.

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    $19.95 /book

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  4. Arcana

    Arcana

    Short plays and monologues by John Longenbaugh.

    Product Code: AK4000

    • Comedy | Drama
    • High School | College and Adult
    • 2 to 7m., 4 to 14w.
    • 90 min.

    Six short plays and two monologues explore a variety of themes and genres, inspired by the Major Arcana figures in the Tarot. 

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    $9.95 /book

    Min. Royalty Rate: $80/perf

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  5. Three Nightmares

    Three Nightmares

    By Stephen Gregg.

    Product Code: TS8000

    • Comedy | Drama
    • High School | College and Adult
    • 2m., 5w., with doubling. Expandable to 4m., 9 w., 5 to 10+ either gender
    • 105 min.

    Each thriller in this three-act evening is scarier than the last. Wake-Up Call: A young man wakes up from one nightmare, only to find that he’s in another. Now he can’t tell what’s real and what’s not. The New Margo: A young woman’s best friend disappears and is replaced by an entirely different person, but she’s the only one who seems to be able to tell. One Lane Bridge: A teenage driver realizes that his mysterious passenger isn’t who he thought she was—she’s something much, much worse. Each act gives the audience the horrifying feeling that all is not right with the world and that it’s going to be hard to sleep tonight.

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  6. Ten 10-Minute Scenes for Teens

    Ten 10-Minute Scenes for Teens

    By Jennifer Kirkeby.

    Product Code: TT3000

    • Comedy | Drama
    • Middle School | High School | College and Adult
    • 3m., 4w., expandable to 13m., 23w., 5 either gender
    • 120 min.
    Characters laugh, cry, fume, love, hate, plead and question life and death, good and bad in this collection of plays woven with humor and heart. Learn More
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  7. Original Middle School Scenes and Monologues

    Original Middle School Scenes and Monologues

    Compiled and edited by Kent R. Brown. Written by Sandra Fenichel Asher, Claudia Barnett, Jacob Burt, Max Bush, Bobbi A. Chukran, Linda Daugherty, James DeVita, Jack Dyville, Elise Forier Edie, Teesue H. Fields, Nancy Gall-Clayton, Andrew Geha, Bette Glenn, Wendy Gourley, Chris Graybill, Claudia Haas, Nancy Hanna, Maureen Brady Johnson, Shirley King, Kerri Kochanski, Carol S. Lashof, Robin Rice Lichtig, Eric R. Pfeffinger, Bruce Post, Joseph Robinette, R.N. Sandberg, Mike Thomas, Werner Trieschmann and Asher Wyndham.

    Product Code: O97000

    • Comedy | Drama
    • Middle School
    Contains more than 90 roles created especially for middle school actors. Diverse in theme and style, these challenging and distinctive pieces will motivate young actors to create memorable characterizations. Learn More
    $19.95 /book

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  8. Times of War

    Times of War

    By Eric Lane.

    Product Code: TQ2000

    • Drama
    • High School | College and Adult
    • 2 to 7m., 3 to 7w.
    • 120 min.
    This award-winning play includes four titles that tell the story of one woman's struggles set against the backdrop of four wars—from World War II to the present. Learn More
    $8.95 /book

    Min. Royalty Rate: $80/perf

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