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

Welcome to Dramatic Publishing!

Browse

Currently Filtered by:
  1. Remove This Item Sub-genre: Avant-garde/Experimental
  2. Remove This Item Sub-genre: Horror/Gothic
  3. Remove This Item Sub-genre: Mythology
  4. Remove This Item Performing Group: Middle School
  5. Remove This Item Performing Group: Senior Theatre
Filter By
Category
View All
  1. One Act Plays (29)
  2. Full Length Plays (31)
  3. Musicals (14)
  4. Musicals with Accompaniment CDs (7)
  5. Collections (1)
  6. UIL Approved Titles (11)
  7. Bilingual Titles (2)
  8. Audience Participation (5)
  9. Ten-minute Theatre (1)
  10. Award-Winning (7)
  11. New In Print (1)

Filter By

Target Audience
  1. Young Audiences (46)
  2. Middle School (69)
  3. High School (63)
  4. College and Adult (48)
  5. Family (all ages) (62)
  6. Senior Adults (28)
  7. Praise Groups (5)
Themes
  1. Crime (10)
  2. Culture (27)
  3. Entertainment (25)
  4. Relationship/Family (32)
  5. Religion (5)
  6. School Issues (11)
  7. Holiday (7)
  8. Illness/Disability (1)
  9. World Issues (5)
Sub-theme
  1. Murder (8)
  2. Stealing (4)
  3. School Shootings (1)
  4. Sexual Abuse (1)
  5. British (9)
  6. Black (1)
  7. African (3)
  8. Hispanic/Latino (4)
  9. German (1)
  10. Asian (5)
  11. Native American (1)
  12. Australian (1)
  13. Sports (1)
  14. Showbiz (14)
  15. Visual Arts (4)
  16. Music (8)
  17. Dance (6)
  18. Marriage & Divorce (12)
  19. Abusive Relationships (12)
  20. Infidelity/Cheating (5)
  21. Dating (9)
  22. Christianity (4)
  23. Judaism (3)
  24. Buddhism (1)
  25. Islam (1)
  26. Hinduism (1)
  27. Teaching (6)
  28. Bullying (9)
  29. Cheating (3)
  30. Christmas (2)
  31. Halloween (3)
  32. Easter (1)
  33. Fourth of July (2)
  34. Valentine's Day (1)
  35. Mental Disability (1)
  36. Prejudice (3)
  37. Racial Issues (2)
  38. Poverty (1)
  39. Gay Rights (1)
  40. War (1)
  41. Immigration (1)
  42. Environmental Issues (1)
Show Less Show More
Genre
  1. Comedy (50)
  2. Drama (50)
  3. Farce (11)
  4. Satire (15)
  5. Tragedy (7)
  6. Melodrama (12)
Sub-genre
  1. Fairy Tale (167)
  2. Romantic Comedy (60)
  3. Biographical (44)
  4. Magical Realism (94)
  5. Avant-garde/Experimental (20)
  6. Mystery/Murder Mystery (62)
  7. Historical (131)
  8. Action/Adventure (147)
  9. Fantasy (259)
  10. Fables/Folklore (158)
  11. Romance (92)
  12. Science Fiction (23)
  13. Horror/Gothic (25)
  14. Commedia dell'arte (15)
  15. Mythology (34)
  16. Western (16)
Show Less Show More
Performing Group
  1. Elementary School (18)
  2. Middle School (70)
  3. High School (130)
  4. College Theatre (119)
  5. Community Theatre (97)
  6. Professional Theatre (76)
  7. TYA (37)
  8. Senior Theatre (23)
  9. Touring Group (62)
  10. Praise Group (10)
  11. Dinner Theatre (35)
Approx. Run Time (minutes)
10m 135m 10m to 135m
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 75 total

per page
  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 3
  4. 4
  5. 5

List  Grid 

  1. Future, Here Cover FG1000

    Future, Here

    By Jeremy F. Richter.

    Product Code: FG1000

    • Drama
    • Middle School | High School | College and Adult | Family (all ages)
    • 5 either gender.
    • 40 min.
    Welcome to Future, an unincorporated village monitored by Society and populated by five randomly selected children. It is driven by a national effort to develop “appropriately adapted young citizens.” They are constantly fed a steady stream of news and pop culture on their smartphones and meet daily to share what they’ve learned. Having lived in Future for 12 years, the residents are now 18, and today is their last day together, their final meeting before they learn of their next residence outside of Future. Learn More
    $9.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $50/perf

    In Stock

    Learn More
  2. Hamlet and Zombies! - HH7000

    Hamlet and Zombies!

    By Will Averill.

    Product Code: HH7000

    • Comedy
    • Middle School | High School | College and Adult | Family (all ages)
    • 5m., 2w., 13 to 33 either gender.
    • 45 min.
    Something is rotting in the state of Denmark, and Hamlet may be the only one who is on to it. With the help of Horatio and Laertes, Hamlet solves the mystery of his mother’s marriage to his uncle, observes his father’s transformation from king to zombie king, saves his love, Ophelia, and fends off both the Norwegians and the zombie hordes. This adaptation is perfect for those who are looking for a spooky retelling of one of the Bard’s classics with lots of fun and a little bite. Learn More
    $9.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $50/perf

    In Stock

    Learn More
  3. OLIVÉRio: A Brazilian Twist

    OLIVÉRio: A Brazilian Twist

    Book and lyrics by Karen Zacarías. Music by Deborah Wicks La Puma.

    Product Code: OA8000

    • Comedy | Drama
    • Young Audiences | Middle School | Family (all ages)
    • 3m., 4w.
    • 65 min.
    This joyful musical is a retelling of Oliver Twist set in modern-day Rio de Janeiro that tackles issues of poverty, inequity and injustice. Oli, an orphan girl, asks the goddess of the sea for a “little bit more” in her life. Con man Falcão and thief Zé Esquiva hope to use Oli’s sweet nature to steal from a rich widow. In the favela, Oli meets Nancí, who begins to teach Oli how to read. But when police officer Sykes gets involved, everyone has to choose between doing what is easy and what is right. Learn More
    $9.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $80/perf

    In Stock

    Learn More
  4. Spark

    Spark

    By Tom Arvetis.

    Product Code: S2T000

    • Drama
    • Middle School | High School | College and Adult | Family (all ages)
    • 6m., 4w., gender flexible.
    • 90 min.
    Pan is three days away from the most important exam of her life, and her friends, Jude and Farren, are counting on her. No more distractions or mistakes. Together they’re to compete in a dangerous virtual reality that pits them against a mysterious enemy and ultimately determines their rank in the community. Life in Sanctuary is too precarious not to be taken seriously. But when Pan encounters two young strangers who bring an inconceivable possibility to her community, she begins to question all she knows. Learn More
    $9.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $80/perf

    In Stock

    Learn More
  5. 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
  6. Dracula: A Comic Thriller Starring Shirley Holmes and Jennie Watson

    Dracula: A Comic Thriller Starring Shirley Holmes and Jennie Watson

    By Kent R. Brown.

    Product Code: DG5000

    • Comedy
    • Middle School | High School
    • 5m., 6w., plus 9 to 30 extras.
    • 90 min.

    Count Dracula and his Draculettes have set their sights on London and all the tasty morsels therein. Shirley Holmes and Jennie Watson, the resourceful nieces of the famous detectives, are joined by Sabrina Van Helsing, Jonathan Harker, Wilhemmina Murray and Sherlock's no-nonsense housekeeper as this band of novice vampire slayers sets off to do battle.

    Learn More
    $9.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $80/perf

    In Stock

    Learn More
  7. The Princess Who Lost Her Hair

    The Princess Who Lost Her Hair

    By Jeremy Kisling. Based on the story by Tololwa Mollel.

    Product Code: PL7000

    • Drama
    • Young Audiences | Middle School | Family (all ages)
    • 2m., 2w., 3 either gender.
    • 45 min.
    Princess Kalendi refuses to help a bird, who turns out to be very powerful. He brings a drought upon the earth and takes the princess' hair, a symbol of prosperity to her people, from her head. A beggar helps the princess regain her dignity and kindness as they work together to appease the bird with a selfless act that restores the kingdom and the princess' hair. Learn More
    $8.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $45/perf

    In Stock

    Learn More
  8. Antigone

    Antigone

    Adapted by Bonnie Roberts. Based on the play by Sophocles.

    Product Code: AK7000

    • Drama | Tragedy
    • Middle School | High School | College and Adult | Senior Adults
    • 8m., 8w.
    • 45 min.

    A civil war has ended. Will there be peace or new rebellion? Each chorus member argues the side of one of the characters, hoping to bring peace to the war-torn land. Each individual faces the choice: should I do what I feel is right or stay silent and safe? This adaptation can be set anywhere there is civil strife—ancient Greece, modern America, a medieval castle, the inner city, the future, any time and place that speaks to you.

    Learn More
    $8.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $45/perf

    In Stock

    Learn More
  9. Two Witches, No Waiting

    Two Witches, No Waiting

    By Pat Cook.

    Product Code: TU1000

    • Comedy
    • High School | College and Adult | Family (all ages) | Senior Adults
    • 3m., 5w.
    • 90 min.
    Arlene and her sister, Elzbeth, are known as friendly, charitable and a little eccentric. This is understandable, because it is also known that they are witches. At least, that's the story spread by their housekeeper just before she vanished. The sheriff seems a little shy about investigating for some reason and now Arlene's son is trying to get them to sell their house to his fiancés father and is also falling in love with the new housekeeper! Learn More
    $9.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $80/perf

    In Stock

    Learn More
  10. Junior Claus

    Junior Claus

    Book and lyrics by Christopher Dimond. Music by Michael Kooman.

    Product Code: J68000

    • Comedy
    • Young Audiences | Middle School | High School | College and Adult | Family (all ages) | Senior Adults | Praise Groups
    • 3m., 3w., doubling possible, extras as desired.
    • 85 min.
    A teenage inventor, the only son of Santa Claus, is reluctant to take over the family business. Junior puts more faith in his technological inventions than in good old-fashioned Christmas magic, much to the chagrin of his father. But, when a sudden drop in Christmas spirit renders Santa incapable of making the great ride, Junior must take the reins and learn the true meaning of Christmas in time to save the day. Learn More
    $9.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $80/perf

    In Stock

    Learn More

Items 1 to 10 of 75 total

per page
  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 3
  4. 4
  5. 5

List  Grid