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

Welcome to Dramatic Publishing!

Browse

Currently Filtered by:
  1. Remove This Item Genre: Drama
  2. Remove This Item Genre: Satire
  3. Remove This Item Performing Group: Middle School
  4. Remove This Item Performing Group: Professional Theatre
  5. Remove This Item Performing Group: Dinner Theatre
Filter By
Category
View All
  1. One Act Plays (9)
  2. Full Length Plays (12)
  3. Musicals (5)
  4. Musicals with Accompaniment CDs (2)
  5. UIL Approved Titles (1)
  6. Bilingual Titles (1)
  7. Audience Participation (3)
  8. Award-Winning (2)

Filter By

Target Audience
  1. Young Audiences (9)
  2. Middle School (19)
  3. High School (24)
  4. College and Adult (22)
  5. Family (all ages) (17)
  6. Senior Adults (6)
Themes
  1. Crime (5)
  2. Culture (8)
  3. Entertainment (12)
  4. Relationship/Family (15)
  5. School Issues (8)
  6. Holiday (1)
  7. Illness/Disability (1)
  8. World Issues (2)
Sub-theme
  1. Murder (4)
  2. Stealing (2)
  3. School Shootings (1)
  4. British (2)
  5. Hispanic/Latino (2)
  6. Sports (1)
  7. Showbiz (7)
  8. Visual Arts (2)
  9. Music (2)
  10. Dance (1)
  11. Marriage & Divorce (3)
  12. Abusive Relationships (5)
  13. Infidelity/Cheating (4)
  14. Dating (7)
  15. LGBTQ (2)
  16. Teaching (2)
  17. Bullying (5)
  18. Cheating (1)
  19. Fourth of July (1)
  20. Prejudice (1)
  21. Racial Issues (1)
  22. Gay Rights (1)
  23. Immigration (1)
  24. Environmental Issues (1)
Genre
  1. Comedy (22)
  2. Drama (26)
  3. Farce (6)
  4. Satire (26)
  5. Tragedy (3)
  6. Melodrama (5)
Sub-genre
  1. Fairy Tale (4)
  2. Romantic Comedy (4)
  3. Biographical (4)
  4. Magical Realism (5)
  5. Avant-garde/Experimental (8)
  6. Mystery/Murder Mystery (4)
  7. Historical (8)
  8. Action/Adventure (4)
  9. Fantasy (6)
  10. Fables/Folklore (2)
  11. Romance (5)
  12. Science Fiction (1)
  13. Horror/Gothic (3)
  14. Commedia dell'arte (3)
  15. Mythology (1)
  16. Western (1)
Show Less Show More
Performing Group
  1. Elementary School (2)
  2. Middle School (14)
  3. High School (27)
  4. College Theatre (24)
  5. Community Theatre (19)
  6. Professional Theatre (14)
  7. TYA (9)
  8. Senior Theatre (5)
  9. Touring Group (14)
  10. Praise Group (1)
  11. Dinner Theatre (11)
Approx. Run Time (minutes)
30m 120m 30m to 120m
Total Cast Size
1 100 1 to 100
Female Cast Members
0 50 0 to 50
Male Cast Members
0 50 0 to 50

Items 1 to 10 of 26 total

per page
  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 3

List  Grid 

  1. US A Teen History

    US A Teen History

    Book by Flip Kobler and Cindy Marcus. Lyrics by Flip Kobler. Music by Dennis Poore.

    Product Code: U41000

    • Comedy | Drama | Farce | Satire
    • Young Audiences | Middle School | High School | Family (all ages)
    • 8 to 25m., 8 to 25w., expandable, extras as desired.
    • 75 min.
    This story theatre-style show is a compilation of pieces about the teens who helped shape America. Did you know that the drummer boys in the Revolutionary War were as young as 11? Or that Caroline Pickersgill helped sew the flag that inspired “The Star-Spangled Banner” at 14? This show is incredibly flexible and adaptable to your space and audience, as we encourage you to write your own pieces about the forgotten teens of America. Learn More
    $9.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $80/perf

    In Stock

    Learn More
  2. 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
  3. When January Feels Like Summer

    When January Feels Like Summer

    By Cori Thomas.

    Product Code: WJ7000

    • Comedy | Drama | Satire
    • High School | College and Adult
    • 3m., 1w., 1 pre-op transgender (m. to w.) who can be played by either gender (prefer transgender).
    • 120 min.
    Three African-American men, a transgender woman and her sister stumble toward the possibilities of being seen, being heard and being loved. One unusually warm January day, their stories of outreach and awareness intertwine at a convenience store in Harlem. By the end of the play, these five characters are living proof that everyone deserves love. Learn More
    $9.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $80/perf

    In Stock

    Learn More
  4. Paper or Plastic: The Ice Storm

    Paper or Plastic: The Ice Storm

    By Werner Trieschmann.

    Product Code: PL9000

    • Comedy | Drama | Satire
    • Young Audiences | Middle School | High School | College and Adult | Family (all ages)
    • Up to 2m., 2 to 5w., 9 to 14 either gender.
    • 40 min.
    As an ice storm approaches, Sarah, a cashier, is hastily given—maybe tricked into?—the job of assistant manager She is happy about the promotion until she realizes that with great power comes even more grocery store insanity. There are stubborn customers, unruly kids, the cane-wielding head of Skybell Ice Cream, striking baggers and a mysterious figure known as "El Diablo." Will there be anything left on the shelves? Will Sarah survive? The answers and laughs are in the forecast of this play! Learn More
    $8.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $45/perf

    In Stock

    Learn More
  5. Principal Principle

    Principal Principle

    By Joe Zarrow.

    Product Code: PM1000

    • Comedy | Drama | Satire
    • College and Adult
    • 5w.
    • 105 min.
    Armed only with her dreams of making the world a better place and six weeks of training, Kay quits her corporate job to teach English on Chicago's South Side. The principal announces a new program whereby teachers' jobs are linked to high-stakes standardized testing in terrifying new ways. Kay wakes up to harsh realities: the copy machine is broken, the system is broken and the spirits of her fellow teachers are broken. Or are they? Learn More
    $9.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $80/perf

    In Stock

    Learn More
  6. Atypical Boy

    Atypical Boy

    By Laurie Brooks.

    Product Code: AK1000

    • Comedy | Drama | Satire
    • Young Audiences | Middle School | High School | College and Adult
    • 2 to 3m., 1 to 3w., 1 to 4 or more either gender.
    • 60 min.
    In a fantastical world (not entirely unlike our own) where "conformity is compulsory," one boy cannot conform. Learn More
    $9.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $80/perf

    In Stock

    Learn More
  7. The Excuser

    The Excuser

    By Werner Trieschmann.

    Product Code: E62000

    • Comedy | Drama | Satire
    • Middle School | High School | College and Adult | Family (all ages)
    • 15 to 20 roles, either gender.
    • 40 min.
    This play is about a reality show led by billionaire (millionaire?) Clump, who has good hair, and in which a mixed bag of contestants compete in a storage room--no, boardroom-- and are sent home with the trademark, "That's no excuse!" Learn More
    $8.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $45/perf

    In Stock

    Learn More
  8. Most Likely To: The Senior Superlative Musical

    Most Likely To: The Senior Superlative Musical

    Book, music and lyrics by Michael Tester.

    Product Code: MH5000

    • Comedy | Drama | Satire
    • High School | College and Adult | Family (all ages)
    • 7m., 10w., 1 either gender. With over 36 featured roles, the show can be done with as few as 12 actors or as many as 40 or more to cover a show choir, an a cappella glee club, dancing cheerleaders and more!
    • 100 min.
    It's the Glees versus the Goths, the Drama Queens versus the Jocks in a Senior Superlative showdown! Set at a high-school awards ceremony, this title explores the trials and aspirations of teenagers through a thematic arc of song, sketch and monologue, allowing ample room for creative staging and flexible casting. Learn More
    $9.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $80/perf

    In Stock

    Learn More
  9. At the Frog Fountain

    At the Frog Fountain

    By Werner Trieschmann.

    Product Code: AF4000

    • Comedy | Drama | Satire
    • Middle School | High School | College and Adult | Family (all ages)
    • 3m., 4w., 8 to 20 either gender.
    • 40 min.
    A bustling college campus has impressive classrooms and other attractive features, but the Frog Fountain, which hasn't seen a live frog in ages, isn't one of them. There is a rumor the college is going to tear it down, but it is the scene of love, breakups, arguments, fraternity antics, anguish, mystery and where an band tries to enter the rough world of rock bands that don't happen to be talented. Learn More
    $8.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $45/perf

    In Stock

    Learn More
  10. Quixote

    Quixote

    Inspired by Miguel de Cervantes' Don Quixote de la Mancha. Book by Flip Kobler and Cindy Marcus. Music by Dennis Poore. Lyrics by Flip Kobler.

    Product Code: QD5000

    • Comedy | Drama | Satire
    • Middle School | High School | College and Adult | Family (all ages)
    • 4m., 10w., 11 either gender. May be doubled to a cast of 13 or expanded to up to 50.
    • 80 min.
    Feeling pressured to fit in, Alonzo Quijana, dreams of a better time, when one man could change the course of tomorrow. With the fragile line of popularity, the very thin grasp of sanity, could making the world a better place come from one lone voice in the crowd? Learn More
    $9.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $80/perf

    In Stock

    Learn More

Items 1 to 10 of 26 total

per page
  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 3

List  Grid