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

Welcome to Dramatic Publishing!

Our office will close at 2:00pm CST on Friday, May 24th, and will reopen at 8:30am on Tuesday, May 28th.

Full Length Plays

Currently Filtered by:
  1. Remove This Item Themes: Crime
  2. Remove This Item Performing Group: Praise Group
Filter By
Category
  1. One Act Plays (2)
  2. Full Length Plays (4)
  3. UIL Approved Titles (3)

Filter By

Target Audience
  1. Young Audiences (1)
  2. Middle School (2)
  3. High School (4)
  4. College and Adult (4)
  5. Family (all ages) (2)
  6. Senior Adults (3)
  7. Praise Groups (4)
Themes
  1. Crime (4)
  2. Culture (1)
  3. Relationship/Family (3)
  4. Religion (1)
  5. School Issues (1)
Sub-theme
  1. Murder (2)
  2. Stealing (3)
  3. Marriage & Divorce (2)
  4. LGBTQ (1)
  5. Christianity (1)
Genre
  1. Comedy (3)
  2. Drama (4)
  3. Melodrama (1)
Sub-genre
  1. Mystery/Murder Mystery (2)
  2. Historical (1)
  3. Action/Adventure (1)
  4. Romance (1)
Performing Group
  1. Elementary School (4)
  2. Middle School (27)
  3. High School (82)
  4. College Theatre (104)
  5. Community Theatre (105)
  6. Professional Theatre (79)
  7. TYA (10)
  8. Senior Theatre (14)
  9. Touring Group (32)
  10. Praise Group (4)
  11. Dinner Theatre (21)
Approx. Run Time (minutes)
85m 120m 85m to 120m
Total Cast Size
1 75 1 to 75
Female Cast Members
0 21 0 to 21
Male Cast Members
0 21 0 to 21

4 Item(s)

per page

List  Grid 

  1. Walking Across Egypt

    Walking Across Egypt

    Adapted by Catherine Bush from the novel by Clyde Edgerton.

    Product Code: WH1000

    • Comedy | Drama
    • High School | College and Adult | Senior Adults | Praise Groups
    • 5m., 2w.
    • 120 min.
    Little does Mattie know that the dogcatcher will open her eyes to a whole world she never knew existed, a world that includes car theft, prison breaks and a juvenile delinquent named Wesley who is as desperate for a family as she is. Armed with only her corn bread and a deep faith in the Almighty, Mattie is determined to woo Wesley to the side of God and good Southern manners … if she can just manage to stay out of jail herself. Learn More
    $9.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $80/perf

    In Stock

    Learn More
  2. The Watsons Go to Birmingham—1963

    The Watsons Go to Birmingham—1963

    Adapted by Reginald André Jackson. From the book by Christopher Paul Curtis.

    Product Code: WB2000

    • Comedy | Drama
    • Middle School | High School | College and Adult | Senior Adults | Praise Groups
    • 7m., 3w., 1 either gender (some doubling).
    • 90 min.

    After living in Flint, Michigan, the Watson family decides that their oldest son needs to live down south with his grandmother to straighten up his act. The family heads south—toward a horrific moment in American history: the bombing of the Sixteenth Avenue Baptist Church during which four young black girls are killed.

    Learn More
    $9.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $80/perf

    In Stock

    Learn More
  3. The Moonstone

    The Moonstone

    Product Code: MC2000

    • Comedy | Drama
    • High School | College and Adult | Family (all ages) | Praise Groups
    • 6 to 7m., 5 to 6w., 1 child, with doubling, may be expanded.
    • 105 min.
    The British officer Herncastle steals a sacred Indian gem, the moonstone, and his life dissolves into ruin, and in an act of revenge he bequeaths the moonstone to his niece, Rachel, and her life is thrown into chaos until the moonstone is returned. Learn More
    $8.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $80/perf

    In Stock

    Learn More
  4. Oliver Twist

    Oliver Twist

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

    Product Code: O61000

    • Drama | Melodrama
    • Young Audiences | Middle School | High School | College and Adult | Family (all ages) | Senior Adults | Praise Groups
    • 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
    $9.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $80/perf

    In Stock

    Learn More

4 Item(s)

per page

List  Grid