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  1. The Postman Always Rings Twice

    The Postman Always Rings Twice

    Adapted by Jon Jory. From the novel by James M. Cain.

    Product Code: PM6000

    • Drama
    • High School | College and Adult | Senior Adults
    • 6 to 14m., 2 to 3w.
    • 90 min.
    Frank and Cora, Nick’s young wife, quickly start a romance, and Cora convinces Frank the only way they can be together is to kill Nick and collect the insurance money. Cora and Frank stage an automobile accident, in which Nick is killed, but the suspicious district attorney pits the two of them against each other. Some legal maneuvering keeps them together and out of jail, but their dreams are shattered when a second automobile accident destroys any hope they have for a decent life. Learn More
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  2. The Pretenders

    The Pretenders

    By Charles Edward Pogue. Translated and adapted from Henrik Ibsen's The Pretenders.

    Product Code: PM8000

    • Drama
    • High School | College and Adult | Senior Adults
    • 8 to 13m., 4 to 6w.
    • 150 min.
    Two men of honor both claim the right to Norway’s crown, but wily Bishop Nicholas stymies their dreams, pursuing his own mysterious ends. This lean, swift-paced version of Ibsen’s turbulent tale dissects the timeless motives that the political and powerful must ever ask themselves—do I do what I do for the greater good or for personal glory?—and explores the nature of power and personal ambition, the obligation of leadership and the search for national unity. Learn More
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  3. Spoon Lake Blues

    Spoon Lake Blues

    By Josh Tobiessen.

    Product Code: S2M000

    • Comedy
    • College and Adult
    • 2m., 2w.
    • 85 min.
    In the mountain town of Spoon Lake, brothers Denis and Brady are struggling to save their house from the bank. When doing jobs for the summer residents isn’t enough, they start robbing their wealthy neighbors. Things are going better than you might think, until Brady falls in love with Caitlin, the daughter of an African-American family they’ve just robbed, and brings her back to their home. When things start getting complicated, Caitlin begins to sympathize with the brothers’ and helps hatch a new plot. Learn More
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  4. Lone Star Spirits

    Lone Star Spirits

    By Josh Tobiessen.

    Product Code: LL8000

    • Comedy
    • College and Adult | Senior Adults
    • 3m., 2w.
    • 80 min.
    Marley is hoping for a quick trip home to the town where she grew up, but she and her fiancé are in for more than they bargained for. Upon entering her estranged father’s liquor store, she’s immediately set upon by her ex-boyfriend who’s looking to relight their romance. Then there’s the former classmate looking to drag Marley into a two-woman bachelorette party. By the time Marley finally manages to reveal to her father the real reason for her visit, things are further complicated by the ghost of the bear-wrestling pioneer who used to live in the store. Learn More
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  5. Ruby: The Story of Ruby Bridges

    Ruby: The Story of Ruby Bridges

    By Christina M. Ham. Music by Gary Rue.

    Product Code: RD8000

    • Drama
    • Young Audiences | Middle School | High School | Family (all ages)
    • 11 to 16m., 11 to 20w., 5 to 9 either gender.
    • 55 min.
    In 1960, 6-year-old Ruby became the first black child to attend an all-white elementary school in New Orleans. When the white families learned of Ruby’s enrollment, they pulled their children from her class, leaving Ruby and her teacher the only ones in the classroom for the school year. Her family watched helplessly as federal marshals escorted Ruby to school each day past protesters jeering and threatening her life. This musical explores a little girl’s unbeatable courage in the face of adversity. Learn More
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  6. The Complete History of Theatre (abridged)

    The Complete History of Theatre (abridged)

    By Matt Thompson.

    Product Code: CR5000

    • Comedy | Farce
    • Middle School | High School | College and Adult | Family (all ages)
    • 2m., 1w., up to 10 either gender.
    • 85 min.
    Theatrical greats William Shakespeare, Sarah Bernhardt and Constantine Stanislavsky lead a journey through the history of theatre. Explore Greek theatre, Kabuki, mime, the gladiators of Rome and speculation on the real author of Shakespeare’s plays. Finally, the cast realizes that the playwright hasn’t written an ending, and they have to ask the audience to help! This interactive farce keeps the audience in stitches at every turn! Learn More
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  7. Driving

    Driving

    By Werner Trieschmann.

    Product Code: DG8000

    • Comedy | Drama
    • Middle School | High School | College and Adult | Family (all ages)
    • 1 to 16m., 4 to 19w., 15 either gender.
    • 30 min.
    Ginny is an almost 16-year-old-girl with straight As and a bright future in front of her, but learning how to drive appears to have stalled her on the side of the road. Instead of getting behind the wheel, she pins her hopes on computer-driven cars and oh-so-friendly ride-sharing services. Instead of being independent and free, Ginny is driven around by her angry, speeding mom or her goofy, slowpoke father. Will Ginny finally overcome her issues and start Driving? Learn More
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  8. The Crazy Cowgirls of Pemberley Ranch

    The Crazy Cowgirls of Pemberley Ranch

    By Jon Jory. Freely adapted from Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen.

    Product Code: CR3000

    • Comedy
    • Middle School | High School | Family (all ages)
    • 6m., 9w., extras as desired.
    • 60 min.

    Pride and Prejudice gets a Wild West makeover in this tale of money, marriage and manners. All of the usual characters are here with some eccentric behaviors, diversions and interests. Mr. Bingley, who is “single as a polecat,” invites the Bennets to a ball, where the girls get to meet some fancy gents. As in the original, Mr. Bingley takes a fancy to Jane, Mr. Darcy becomes enamored with Lizzie, and Lydia falls for Lieutenant Wickham. In the end, love, not money, rules the day as three daughters end up married.

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  9. The Daly News

    The Daly News

    Story, book and lyrics by Jonathan Gillard Daly. Music by Larry Delinger and Gregg Coffin. Music arrangements by Gregg Coffin.

    Product Code: DF5000

    • Drama
    • College and Adult | Senior Adults
    • 3m. and an onstage pianist (or 3 m., 2 of whom play piano).
    • 95 min.
    This musical memoir is about love and distance between fathers and sons. The source material is Martin J. Daly's World War II-era newsletter The Daly News, written from 1943 to 1946 and distributed to Martin's children, who were scattered all over the globe in the service of their country. The story of the play derives from letters from the home front, as well as missives from the boys overseas. Learn More
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  10. Dear Albert Einstein

    Dear Albert Einstein

    Music by Russ Kaplan. Lyrics by Sara Wordsworth. Book by Russ Kaplan and Sara Wordsworth.

    Product Code: DF7000

    • Comedy
    • Young Audiences | Middle School | Family (all ages)
    • 2m., 3w., expandable to suit your needs.
    • 75 min.
    It's 1954, and 12-year-old Susan is a star student who reinvents herself as a "cool kid" at her school. It won't be easy ... especially when an imaginary Albert Einstein starts following her around! She awkwardly plays the part of popular girl and finds herself dealing with friends she's not sure she wants, boring activities she'd rather not be doing and an annoying twin brother who's stealing her spotlight on the Math League. Learn More
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