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

Welcome to Dramatic Publishing!

Please click here to read an important COVID-19 messageAlso note that our same day shipping cut off has been temporarily been moved to 10AM CST. 

Browse

Currently Filtered by:
  1. Remove This Item Sub-theme: Showbiz
  2. Remove This Item Genre: Comedy
  3. Remove This Item Sub-genre: Fantasy
  4. Remove This Item Performing Group: Community Theatre
  5. Remove This Item Performing Group: Dinner Theatre
Filter By
Category
View All
  1. Full Length Plays (8)
  2. UIL Approved Titles (1)
  3. Musicals (7)
  4. Musicals with Accompaniment CDs (2)
  5. Audience Participation (1)
  6. Livestream Titles (5)

Filter By

Target Audience
  1. Young Audiences (11)
  2. Middle School (10)
  3. High School (12)
  4. College and Adult (9)
  5. Family (all ages) (13)
  6. Senior Adults (4)
  7. Praise Groups (1)
Themes
  1. Crime (1)
  2. Culture (5)
  3. Entertainment (14)
  4. Relationship/Family (3)
  5. School Issues (4)
  6. Death/Dying (1)
  7. Holiday (3)
Sub-theme
  1. Murder (1)
  2. British (2)
  3. Asian (1)
  4. Showbiz (15)
  5. Visual Arts (6)
  6. Music (6)
  7. Dance (6)
  8. Abusive Relationships (1)
  9. Teaching (1)
  10. Bullying (2)
  11. Christmas (2)
  12. Easter (1)
  13. Fourth of July (1)
  14. Valentine's Day (1)
Genre
  1. Comedy (15)
  2. Drama (8)
  3. Farce (2)
  4. Satire (2)
  5. Tragedy (2)
  6. Melodrama (2)
Sub-genre
  1. Fairy Tale (14)
  2. Romantic Comedy (13)
  3. Biographical (7)
  4. Magical Realism (11)
  5. Avant-garde/Experimental (8)
  6. Mystery/Murder Mystery (4)
  7. Historical (12)
  8. Action/Adventure (10)
  9. Fantasy (15)
  10. Fables/Folklore (11)
  11. Romance (12)
  12. Science Fiction (1)
  13. Horror/Gothic (3)
  14. Commedia dell'arte (4)
  15. Mythology (6)
  16. Western (2)
Show Less Show More
Performing Group
  1. Elementary School (5)
  2. Middle School (12)
  3. High School (17)
  4. College Theatre (12)
  5. Community Theatre (15)
  6. Professional Theatre (12)
  7. TYA (9)
  8. Senior Theatre (5)
  9. Touring Group (7)
  10. Praise Group (1)
  11. Dinner Theatre (6)
Approx. Run Time (minutes)
50m 120m 50m 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 15 total

per page
  1. 1
  2. 2

List  Grid 

  1. The Twelve Dancing Princesses

    The Twelve Dancing Princesses

    Book and lyrics by Jennifer Kirkeby. Music by Shirley Mier. Based on the book by the Brothers Grimm.

    Product Code: TV2000

    • Comedy | Drama
    • Middle School | High School | Community | TYA
    • 4m., 19w., 3 either gender, extras as needed. Doubling possible.

      Livestream and Record & Stream Rights Available

    • 65 min.
    Each night, the twelve princesses who love to dance, sing the song that allows them secret passage into the enchanted forest. The king (tired of finding twelve pairs of worn shoes outside his daughters' room each morning) issues a proclamation. The first person to discover the secret of where the princesses go each night shall receive his or her heart's desire and eight bags of gold! Learn More
    $9.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $80/perf

    In Stock

    Learn More
  2. Shakespeare in Mind

    Shakespeare in Mind

    Conceived by Michael Bigelow Dixon. Written by Janet Allard, Niko Tsakalakos, Constance Congdon, Richard Dresser, Ginna Hoben, Brooke Jennett, Mollie LaFavers, Jon Jory, Jeremy Paden, Valerie Smith, Dean Staley, Justin Wright and Elizabeth Wong.

    Product Code: S2D000

    • Comedy | Drama | Tragedy
    • High School | College | Community
    • 10 to 50 either gender.
    • 75 min.
    Haunting and hilarious, this play takes a strange and wondrous trip through a dozen "post-modern Elizabethan" plays, poems and songs. And just like Will's own plays, this dynamic production interweaves comedy, romance, song and tragedy as it presents contemporary characters interacting with Macbeth and Duncan, Juliet and Titus Andronicus, Othello and Desdemona, and 20 other classic characters. Learn More
    $10.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $100/perf

    In Stock

    Learn More
  3. OZ (revised)

    OZ (revised)

    By Patrick Shanahan.

    Product Code: O75000

    • Comedy | Drama
    • High School | College | Community | Professional
    • 1m., 2w.
    • 90 min.

    It is 1899 in Chicago and Baum is putting the finishing touches on The Wonderful Wizard of Oz, but putting dreams on paper is elusive business and Baum is struggling with some definite plot problems, no title and no ending! Like the cyclone in his story, Baum's housekeeper, Bridgey, and a little girl named Dot gets swept up in the mad vortex of his tale, as Baum enlists them to help him improvise the story.

    Learn More
    $39.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $80/perf

    In Stock

    Learn More
  4. Circus Time!

    Circus Time!

    Book by Robert Thomas Noll. Music by David Pogue. Lyrics by Robert Thomas Noll and David Pogue.

    Product Code: CC3000

    • Comedy
    • Elementary School | Middle School | High School | College | Community | Professional | TYA
    • Flexible cast of 14 plus extras as desired.
    • 50 min.
    An irresponsible boy, who would rather play with his circus toys than listen to his mother, has the opportunity to become more responsible when his toys come to life, and he becomes the circus master. This upbeat, fun-filled, colorful and highly theatrical musical gives actors of all ages a chance to join the circus and will give audiences a chance to go behind the scenes of the zaniest show on earth! Learn More
    $9.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $80/perf

    In Stock

    Learn More
  5. China Doll (The Imagined Life of an American Actress)

    China Doll (The Imagined Life of an American Actress)

    By Elizabeth Wong

    Product Code: CD3000

    • Comedy | Drama | Tragedy
    • High School | College | Community | Professional
    • 4m., 2w.-all Asian; or 5m., 3w.-multicultural. Roles are doubled.
    • 90 min.
    This is the story of a Chinatown girl who dreamed of making it in Hollywood. This sensual fantasia takes inspiration from the remarkable life of Anna May Wong, the first and brightest Chinese American movie star. Learn More
    $8.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $80/perf

    In Stock

    Learn More
  6. A Midsummer Night's Dream or The Night They Missed the Forest for the Trees

    A Midsummer Night's Dream or The Night They Missed the Forest for the Trees

    By Nancy Linehan Charles. Adapted from Shakespeare.

    Product Code: MD1000

    • Comedy | Farce | Satire
    • Middle School | High School | Community | TYA
    • 4m., 6w., 9 either gender, extras as desired.

      Livestream and Record & Stream Rights Available

    • 60 min.
    In this rollicking adaptation of Shakespeare's play, teens, fairies, workers and royalty collide in a forest on a summer night, and are bedazzled by a prankster. The fairy queen falls in love with an ass, the teens fall in and out (and in) love with each other, well-meaning goofs stumble into their 15 minutes of fame and fairies weave magic to bring it all to a happy end. Three streetwise storytellers pull the audience at breakneck speed toward the moon-drenched conclusion. Learn More
    $9.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $80/perf

    In Stock

    Learn More
  7. The Last Christmas Carol

    The Last Christmas Carol

    Book and lyrics by David Meyers. Music by Scott Michal.

    Product Code: L08000

    • Comedy | Drama
    • High School | Community | Professional
    • 11m., 11w. 22 to 40 or more (approximately half m.), extras, chorus. Doubling possible.
    • 120 min.
    The Scrooge-like director of a local children's theatre has a humbug-ish attitude until he is visited by a series of Christmas spirits, including his former agent, an acid-tongued drama critic, and an Elvis impersonator whose specialty is smelling like The King. Learn More
    $8.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $80/perf

    In Stock

    Learn More
  8. The Mummy Musical

    The Mummy Musical

    By Michael Tester.

    Product Code: M93000

    • Comedy | Farce
    • Elementary School | Middle School | High School | College | Community | Professional | TYA
    • 4m., 3w. (extras as desired.)

      Livestream and Record & Stream Rights Available

    • 80 min.
    Not to be outdone by her fellow classmates, Shirley decides to whip up an Egyptian summer adventure that never happened. As we flashback to her holiday, we see a battle with Dogman, the Tunnel of Terror, among many other fictitious situations. Learn More
    $8.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $80/perf

    In Stock

    Learn More
  9. Becca

    Becca

    Book, music and lyrics by Wendy Kesselman. Musical arrangements by Michael Starobin.

    Product Code: BE9000

    • Comedy | Drama
    • Elementary School | Middle School | High School | College | Community | Professional
    • 1m., 1w., 9 either gender.
    • 60 min.
    Jonathan's "pets" languish in cages, remembering a time when he played with them. Little sister Becca, portrayed as a beautiful but sad doll, is Jonathan's "pet" now. Becca leaves Jonathan, returning only after he has expressed heartfelt remorse for his actions. Together, they begin anew, as equals and friends. Reality and fantasy mix in this powerful exploration of the inner journey of children. The world of dreams versus fears, love versus abuse of power, and freedom versus responsibility is imaginatively presented through song, dance and dialogue. Learn More
    $9.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $80/perf

    In Stock

    Learn More
  10. Through the Looking Glass and What Alice Found There

    Through the Looking Glass and What Alice Found There

    Adapted by Rosemary Nursey-Bray. From Lewis Carroll's classic.

    Product Code: TM2000

    • Comedy | Drama
    • Elementary School | College | Community | Professional | TYA
    • 9+ (2m., 3w., 4+ either gender) with doubling or up to 35+ (4m., 5w., 26+ either gender).

      Livestream and Record & Stream Rights Available

    • 90 min.
    One afternoon while playing chess by herself, Alice enters through the looking glass into a world of strange back-to-front magic where she meets the kings and queens of her chess set. The world inside the glass is marked out as a chess board, across which she must travel as a pawn. She meets Tweedledum, Tweedledee, Humpty Dumpty, the Mad Hatter and the March Hare in her adventures. She finally reaches the eighth square and becomes queen. Or is it all a dream? Learn More
    $8.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $80/perf

    In Stock

    Learn More

Items 1 to 10 of 15 total

per page
  1. 1
  2. 2

List  Grid