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

Welcome to Dramatic Publishing!

PLEASE NOTE OUR SUMMER HOURS: Monday, 8:30 am – 3:00 pm CST; Tuesday-Thursday, 8:30 am – 2:30 pm; Friday, 8:30 am – 2:00 pm. | Ship times are not guaranteed. Learn More.

Full Length Plays

Currently Filtered by:
  1. Remove This Item Target Audience: Middle School
  2. Remove This Item Target Audience: Senior Adults
  3. Remove This Item Sub-theme: Mental Illness
Filter By
Category
  1. New In Print (1)
  2. Full Length Plays (7)
  3. One Act Plays (3)
  4. Musicals (1)
  5. Musicals with Accompaniment CDs (1)
  6. Livestream Titles (9)
  7. Autism Awareness (1)

Filter By

Target Audience
  1. Young Audiences (1)
  2. Middle School (2)
  3. High School (9)
  4. College and Adult (15)
  5. Family (all ages) (2)
  6. Senior Adults (5)
Themes
  1. Crime (2)
  2. Culture (2)
  3. Entertainment (1)
  4. Relationship/Family (7)
  5. Religion (1)
  6. Death/Dying (4)
  7. Holiday (1)
  8. Illness/Disability (6)
  9. Substance Abuse (2)
  10. World Issues (3)
Sub-theme
  1. Murder (2)
  2. British (1)
  3. Hispanic/Latino (1)
  4. Marriage & Divorce (3)
  5. LGBTQ (1)
  6. Christianity (1)
  7. Judaism (1)
  8. Bullying (1)
  9. Terminal Illness (1)
  10. Suicide (1)
  11. Christmas (2)
  12. Hanukkah (1)
  13. Alcohol Abuse (2)
  14. Physical Illness (1)
  15. Mental Illness (7)
  16. Mental Disability (2)
  17. Physical Disability (1)
  18. Behavioral Disability (1)
  19. Prejudice (1)
  20. Racial Issues (1)
  21. Gun Control (1)
  22. Environmental Issues (1)
Genre
  1. Comedy (4)
  2. Drama (7)
  3. Farce (1)
  4. Satire (1)
Sub-genre
  1. Fairy Tale (1)
  2. Biographical (2)
  3. Mystery/Murder Mystery (1)
  4. Historical (1)
  5. Fantasy (1)
  6. Horror/Gothic (1)
Show Less Show More
Performing Group
  1. Elementary School (1)
  2. Middle School (1)
  3. High School (4)
  4. College Theatre (7)
  5. Community Theatre (7)
  6. Professional Theatre (6)
  7. Senior Theatre (3)
Approx. Run Time (minutes)
65m 115m 65m to 115m
Total Cast Size
1 75 1 to 75
Female Cast Members
2 27 2 to 27
Male Cast Members
0 21 0 to 21

7 Item(s)

per page

List  Grid 

  1. The Mysterious Disappearance MT3000

    The Mysterious Disappearance

    By Kirt Shineman.

    Product Code: MT3000

    • Drama
    • High School | College | Community | Professional
    • 1m, 3w.

      Livestream and Record & Stream Rights Available

    • 100 min.
    It is December 1975, after Christmas, and Agatha Christie must finish her autobiography and the final novel before the new year. Yet, Agatha is fixated on an event in her past when Nancy Neele stole her husband. With Mary Westmacott’s help, they contemplate what it would be like to kill Nancy. Even though Agatha considered murdering Nancy, did she really do it, or is her reality disappearing? Learn More
    $10.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $90/perf

    In Stock

    Learn More
  2. Unpacking Mother

    Unpacking Mother

    By Karen Schaeffer.

    Product Code: U45000

    • Drama
    • College | Community | Professional
    • 2w.
    • 75 min.
    Sisters Cassie and Kathryn have had little communication since Kathryn left for college. Upon their mother’s death, Kathryn, long absent, returns home to help Cassie, the primary caregiver, sort through their mother’s hoarded possessions. As they unpack boxes, they encounter their younger selves and unearth truths about their mother’s illness and father’s secrets. Unpacking allows both sisters to exorcise the demons that shaped their adult lives so they can meet on the other side, open to a new relationship. Learn More
    View Collection
  3. Bonnie and Claire BM9000

    Bonnie and Claire

    By Bo Wilson.

    Product Code: BM9000

    • Comedy | Drama
    • High School | College | Community | Professional
    • 3w.

      Livestream and Record & Stream Rights Available

    • 100 min.
    Sisters Bonnie and Claire have spent their lives estranged. After 45 years, their parents now gone, Claire is forced to move back home with Bonnie, who bitterly resents the intrusion while denying the evidence of her own decline. The sisters' young niece, Zoe, tries to help them while urging reconciliation, but there's a lot of stubborn history blocking the road. With most of the action taking place in cars, this play is a literal journey through the practicalities and the pitfalls of aging, agency and admitting when we need someone. Learn More
    $10.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $90/perf

    In Stock

    Learn More
  4. American Association of Community Theatre AACT NewPlayFest Winning Plays: Volume 4 (2020)  AN6000

    On Pine Knoll Street

    By Mark Cornell.

    Product Code: OB3000

    • Comedy | Drama
    • College | Community | Professional
    • 2m., 3w.
    • 115 min.
    Thelma is a colorful and quick-witted 87-year-old woman battling her memory. Her devoted daughter Marilyn, with whom she now lives, is trying to make the best of the situation. Curtis, her neighbor, is a writer and stay-at-home father of a special-needs child. When Marilyn asks Curtis to care for her mother while she is at the beach, it sets in motion a friendship that tethers two families. On Pine Knoll Street is an intimate look at the joy and fragility of life, the meaning of home, and the things we do for love. Learn More
    View Collection
  5. Christmas, Virtually

    Christmas, Virtually

    By Flip Kobler and Cindy Marcus.

    Product Code: CS7000

    • Comedy | Drama | Farce | Satire
    • Elementary School | Middle School | High School | College | Community
    • 3 to 10m., 3 to 15w., 1 to 11 either gender.

      Livestream and Record & Stream Rights Available

    • 65 min.
    This online theatrical event is designed to be rehearsed and performed on Zoom. These 12 delightful scenes range in tone from sweet and silly to heartfelt to poignant. Dealing with life during the holidays, everyone can relate to what these characters are going through. From a famous reindeer in therapy because of his nose, to a soldier sending a holiday message home, to Hanukkah struggling to find meaning in the Christmas blitz, this show can be reordered, trimmed, cut and adapted to YOUR audience. Just because we can’t be together doesn’t mean we can’t have Christmas, Virtually. Learn More
    $10.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $90/perf

    In Stock

    Learn More
  6. The Brothers Paranormal Cover BM3000

    The Brothers Paranormal

    By Prince Gomolvilas.

    Product Code: BM3000

    • Comedy | Drama
    • College | Community | Professional
    • 3m., 3w.

      Livestream and Record & Stream Rights Available

    • 110 min.
    Two Thai-American brothers launch a ghost-hunting business in order to capitalize on the nationwide increase in sightings of “Asian-looking ghosts.” When the siblings investigate the home of an African-American couple who were displaced by Hurricane Katrina and who are antagonized by one very terrifying spirit, everyone’s notions of reality, fantasy and sanity clash against the shocking truth. Learn More
    $10.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $90/perf

    In Stock

    Learn More
  7. That Day in Tucson

    That Day in Tucson

    By Guillermo Reyes.

    Product Code: TV8000

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

      Livestream and Record & Stream Rights Available

    • 90 min.
    A shooting rampage in Tucson, Ariz., creates international headlines as Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords becomes one of the victims. Intern Daniel Hernandez Jr. rushes to Giffords’ rescue and is credited with helping save her life. This is the story of an unexpected hero who is thrown unintentionally into the limelight and what led to that crucial day in Tucson in which everything changed for Daniel and for the national political landscape surrounding the gun debate and gun violence. Learn More
    $10.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $90/perf

    In Stock

    Learn More

7 Item(s)

per page

List  Grid