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

Welcome to Dramatic Publishing!

Browse

Currently Filtered by:
  1. Remove This Item Themes: Relationship/Family
  2. Remove This Item Sub-genre: Mystery/Murder Mystery
  3. Remove This Item Sub-genre: Fables/Folklore
  4. Remove This Item Performing Group: High School
  5. Remove This Item Performing Group: TYA
Filter By
Category
View All
  1. One Act Plays (27)
  2. Full Length Plays (51)
  3. Musicals (18)
  4. Musicals with Accompaniment CDs (10)
  5. Collections (1)
  6. UIL Approved Titles (7)
  7. Bilingual Titles (3)
  8. Audience Participation (7)
  9. Award-Winning (23)
  10. New In Print (1)

Filter By

Target Audience
  1. Young Audiences (70)
  2. Middle School (70)
  3. High School (67)
  4. College and Adult (51)
  5. Family (all ages) (79)
  6. Senior Adults (19)
  7. Praise Groups (6)
Themes
  1. Crime (23)
  2. Culture (29)
  3. Entertainment (19)
  4. Relationship/Family (97)
  5. Religion (6)
  6. School Issues (12)
  7. Death/Dying (4)
  8. Holiday (11)
  9. Illness/Disability (2)
  10. World Issues (3)
Sub-theme
  1. Murder (14)
  2. Stealing (10)
  3. Sexual Abuse (1)
  4. Russian (1)
  5. British (6)
  6. African (1)
  7. Hispanic/Latino (6)
  8. German (3)
  9. Asian (3)
  10. French (1)
  11. Sports (1)
  12. Showbiz (8)
  13. Visual Arts (3)
  14. Music (5)
  15. Dance (3)
  16. Marriage & Divorce (21)
  17. Abusive Relationships (20)
  18. Infidelity/Cheating (10)
  19. Dating (17)
  20. LGBTQ (4)
  21. Christianity (6)
  22. Judaism (1)
  23. Buddhism (1)
  24. Islam (1)
  25. Hinduism (1)
  26. Teaching (3)
  27. Bullying (9)
  28. Cheating (1)
  29. Suicide (2)
  30. Terminal Illness (1)
  31. Christmas (9)
  32. Halloween (1)
  33. Thanksgiving (1)
  34. Hanukkah (2)
  35. Kwanzaa (1)
  36. Poverty (2)
  37. Women's Issues (2)
Show Less Show More
Genre
  1. Comedy (69)
  2. Drama (59)
  3. Farce (11)
  4. Satire (9)
  5. Tragedy (6)
  6. Melodrama (10)
Sub-genre
  1. Fairy Tale (72)
  2. Romantic Comedy (54)
  3. Biographical (22)
  4. Magical Realism (62)
  5. Avant-garde/Experimental (23)
  6. Mystery/Murder Mystery (28)
  7. Historical (71)
  8. Action/Adventure (77)
  9. Fantasy (78)
  10. Fables/Folklore (71)
  11. Romance (76)
  12. Science Fiction (9)
  13. Horror/Gothic (13)
  14. Commedia dell'arte (11)
  15. Mythology (20)
  16. Western (6)
Show Less Show More
Performing Group
  1. Elementary School (31)
  2. Middle School (65)
  3. High School (95)
  4. College Theatre (83)
  5. Community Theatre (72)
  6. Professional Theatre (58)
  7. TYA (46)
  8. Senior Theatre (13)
  9. Touring Group (54)
  10. Praise Group (9)
  11. Dinner Theatre (16)
Approx. Run Time (minutes)
20m 125m 20m to 125m
Total Cast Size
1 100 1 to 100
Female Cast Members
0 100 0 to 100
Male Cast Members
0 100 0 to 100

Items 1 to 10 of 97 total

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

List  Grid 

  1. Second Skin - S4E000

    Second Skin

    By Kristin Idaszak.

    Product Code: S4E000

    • Drama
    • High School | College and Adult
    • 3w.
    • 75 min.
    Upon discovering her estranged mother is dying, Quinn returns to the home she fled long ago. As she cares for Sigrid, Quinn wrestles with unsettling childhood memories. When a selkie comes ashore, seeking them both out, Quinn must decide if she really wants to know the secret Sigrid buried long ago. Told in three interconnected monologues, Second Skin investigates the fraught relationship between mothers and daughters, and how one mistake can reverberate across generations. Learn More
    $9.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $80/perf

    In Stock

    Learn More
  2. Ghosts in the Machine GD8000

    Ghosts in the Machine

    By Eric Coble.

    Product Code: GD8000

    • Comedy | Drama
    • Middle School | High School | College and Adult
    • 8 either gender.
    • 70 min.
    It begins after lunch on Melissa’s phone. Someone she doesn’t know is texting her looking for a drug hook-up. Soon, eight very different high-school kids are getting bizarre texts from numbers they don’t recognize—budding romances, bitter rivalries, even violent threats. What’s going on? And what if it’s not people connecting with other people via their phones … but phones trying to connect with other phones via their people? A digital mystery for the mind and heart of the savvy texter. Learn More
    $9.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $80/perf

    In Stock

    Learn More
  3. Ghosts in the Machine (One-Act) GD9000

    Ghosts in the Machine (One-Act Version)

    By Eric Coble.

    Product Code: GD9000

    • Comedy | Drama
    • Middle School | High School | College and Adult
    • 7 either gender.
    • 40 min.
    It begins after lunch on Melissa’s phone. Someone she doesn’t know is texting her looking for a drug hook-up. Soon, seven very different high-school kids are getting bizarre texts from numbers they don’t recognize—budding romances, bitter rivalries, even violent threats. What’s going on? And what if it’s not people connecting with other people via their phones … but phones trying to connect with other phones via their people? A one-act digital mystery for the mind and heart of the savvy texter. Learn More
    $9.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $50/perf

    In Stock

    Learn More
  4. 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
  5. Salvation Road

    Salvation Road

    By D.W. Gregory.

    Product Code: S2Q000

    • Drama
    • Middle School | High School | College and Adult
    • 4 to 6m., 11w., 1 either gender.
    • 90 min.
    Denise was always an independent thinker with a passionate social conscience, while her younger brother, Cliff, is just the opposite. But when Denise leaves for college, she becomes obsessed with a charismatic church and its founder. Concerns intensify when Denise declares her family is a “toxic” influence—and disappears. One day, Cliff’s best friend, Duffy, spots Denise and is convinced that she’s in trouble and needs help, propelling them onto a road trip into the heart of a deepening mystery. Learn More
    $9.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $80/perf

    In Stock

    Learn More
  6. Any Night

    Any Night

    By Daniel Arnold and Medina Hahn.

    Product Code: AL8000

    • Drama
    • High School | College and Adult
    • 1m., 1w.
    • 80 min.
    When Anna, a troubled modern dancer struggling with the death of her mother, moves into a new basement suite for solace and solitude, she finds herself drawn into a tender relationship with Patrick, the helpful young man living above her. But why is she suffering violent behavior in her sleep? Part romance, part thriller, this mind-bending puzzle explores the thin line between trust and fear and the immeasurable power of the subconscious. Learn More
    $9.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $80/perf

    In Stock

    Learn More
  7. 67 Cinderellas

    67 Cinderellas

    By Stacey Lane.

    Product Code: S2L000

    • Comedy | Farce | Satire
    • Young Audiences | Middle School | High School | Family (all ages)
    • 7m., 25 to 41w., up to 5 either gender, extras as desired.
    • 90 min.
    With only a glass slipper to guide him, Prince Dalliance is determined to find his one true love. When the slipper fits a sweet young peasant, the wedding is hastily planned for later that day, but it is revealed that his bride-to-be is an impostor. More ladies try on the shoe and more weddings almost happen. Finally, he discovers Cinderella, but she isn’t ready to marry a stranger who can only recognize her by her shoe size. This title debunks ridiculous traditional storybook notions of romance and what it means to be a princess. Learn More
    $9.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $80/perf

    In Stock

    Learn More
  8. The Many Disguises of Robin Hood

    The Many Disguises of Robin Hood

    By Brian Guehring.

    Product Code: MQ3000

    • Comedy | Drama
    • Young Audiences | Middle School | High School | Family (all ages)
    • 2 to 6m., 6 to 9w., 5 or more either gender.
    • 60 min.
    In merry ol' England, the townspeople are overtaxed and overwhelmed. Luckily, the mysterious outlaw Robin Hood is giving them hope by stealing from the rich and giving to the poor. With many clever disguises, Robin continually tricks the greedy sheriff of Nottingham, his nasty daughter and the evil prince. When a young girl joins Robin's band of outlaws, she discovers Robin Hood is actually a woman. Learn More
    $9.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $80/perf

    In Stock

    Learn More
  9. D.O.A.

    D.O.A.

    By Elizabeth Lovelady. Based on the screenplay by Russel Rouse and Clarence Greene.

    Product Code: DG2000

    • Drama | Melodrama
    • High School | College and Adult
    • 5 to 12m., 4 to 9w.
    • 60 min.
    In this adaptation of the 1950s classic noir film, Frank Bigelow walks into a police station to report a murder: his own. After a wild night of drinking at jazz clubs with sexy women, he wakes feeling ill and learns he has been poisoned. With only hours left to live, Bigelow frantically searches for his killer and the reason he was targeted. Will the killer be brought to justice? Learn More
    $9.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $80/perf

    In Stock

    Learn More
  10. Dick Whittington and His Cat

    Dick Whittington and His Cat

    Book and lyrics by Jeff Church. Music by Richard Gray. Based on an English folktale.

    Product Code: DF6000

    • Drama
    • Family (all ages)
    • 5 to 14m., 4 to 11w., up to 6 either gender. (Can be performed with as few as 8, plus one child.)
    • 75 min.
    Dick Whittington, a penniless orphan, arrives in London having heard there's a street paved with gold. Cast aside and laughed at, a rich merchant takes pity on Dick and offers him a job. Unfortunately, his housekeeper hates the boy and houses Dick in a rat-filled attic. When a stranger gifts Dick a cat, his luck changes. Can a cat inspire love, loyalty, friendship and the spirit of giving? Learn More
    $9.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $80/perf

    In Stock

    Learn More

Items 1 to 10 of 97 total

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

List  Grid