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

Welcome to Dramatic Publishing!

Please note our seasonal hours: Monday, 8:30 am - 5:00 pm CST and Tuesday - Friday, 8:30 am - 3:30 pm. 

Browse

Currently Filtered by:
  1. Remove This Item Target Audience: College and Adult
  2. Remove This Item Genre: Drama
  3. Remove This Item Sub-genre: Magical Realism
  4. Remove This Item Sub-genre: Avant-garde/Experimental
  5. Remove This Item Sub-genre: Fantasy
  6. Remove This Item Sub-genre: Fables/Folklore
  7. Remove This Item Performing Group: Middle School
  8. Remove This Item Performing Group: Senior Theatre
  9. Remove This Item Performing Group: Touring Group
Filter By
Category
View All
  1. One Act Plays (24)
  2. Full Length Plays (55)
  3. Musicals (9)
  4. Musicals with Accompaniment CDs (4)
  5. Collections (1)
  6. UIL Approved Titles (12)
  7. Bilingual Titles (1)
  8. Audience Participation (3)
  9. Award-Winning (22)
  10. New In Print (2)

Filter By

Target Audience
  1. Young Audiences (194)
  2. Middle School (208)
  3. High School (140)
  4. College and Adult (88)
  5. Family (all ages) (195)
  6. Senior Adults (27)
  7. Praise Groups (8)
Themes
  1. Crime (7)
  2. Culture (18)
  3. Entertainment (13)
  4. Relationship/Family (44)
  5. Religion (9)
  6. School Issues (11)
  7. Death/Dying (1)
  8. Holiday (14)
  9. Illness/Disability (5)
  10. World Issues (3)
Sub-theme
  1. Murder (3)
  2. Stealing (4)
  3. School Shootings (1)
  4. Sexual Abuse (1)
  5. Russian (1)
  6. British (2)
  7. Black (2)
  8. African (2)
  9. Hispanic/Latino (6)
  10. German (2)
  11. Asian (4)
  12. Native American (2)
  13. Australian (1)
  14. Showbiz (7)
  15. Visual Arts (3)
  16. Music (2)
  17. Dance (2)
  18. Marriage & Divorce (10)
  19. Abusive Relationships (8)
  20. Infidelity/Cheating (3)
  21. Dating (7)
  22. LGBTQ (2)
  23. Christianity (9)
  24. Judaism (3)
  25. Buddhism (2)
  26. Islam (2)
  27. Hinduism (1)
  28. Teaching (4)
  29. Bullying (8)
  30. Terminal Illness (1)
  31. Christmas (12)
  32. Halloween (2)
  33. Thanksgiving (1)
  34. Easter (1)
  35. New Year's Eve (1)
  36. Physical Illness (1)
  37. Mental Illness (1)
  38. Prejudice (2)
  39. Racial Issues (2)
  40. Gay Rights (1)
Show Less Show More
Genre
  1. Comedy (52)
  2. Drama (88)
  3. Farce (7)
  4. Satire (8)
  5. Tragedy (8)
  6. Melodrama (6)
Sub-genre
  1. Fairy Tale (34)
  2. Romantic Comedy (23)
  3. Biographical (43)
  4. Magical Realism (48)
  5. Avant-garde/Experimental (18)
  6. Mystery/Murder Mystery (35)
  7. Historical (93)
  8. Action/Adventure (43)
  9. Fantasy (38)
  10. Fables/Folklore (34)
  11. Romance (49)
  12. Science Fiction (13)
  13. Horror/Gothic (22)
  14. Commedia dell'arte (5)
  15. Mythology (13)
  16. Western (5)
Show Less Show More
Performing Group
  1. Elementary School (16)
  2. Middle School (62)
  3. High School (122)
  4. College Theatre (123)
  5. Community Theatre (97)
  6. Professional Theatre (80)
  7. TYA (46)
  8. Senior Theatre (13)
  9. Touring Group (51)
  10. Praise Group (11)
  11. Dinner Theatre (22)
Approx. Run Time (minutes)
20m 125m 20m to 125m
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 88 total

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

List  Grid 

  1. It's a Wonderful Life Cover I51000

    It's a Wonderful Life

    Adapted for the stage by James W. Rodgers. Based on the film by Frank Capra and the story by Peter Van Doren Stern.

    Product Code: I51000

    • Comedy | Drama
    • Middle School | High School | College and Adult | Family (all ages) | Senior Adults
    • 12m., 10w., 2 boys, 2 girls (doubling possible).
    • 120 min.
    This is a faithful adaptation of the saga of George Bailey, whose dreams have been quashed by family obligation and civic duty, and whose guardian angel must descend on Christmas Eve to save him from despair and to remind him—by showing him what the world would have been like had he never been born—that his has been, after all, a wonderful life. Learn More
    $10.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $100/perf

    In Stock

    Learn More
  2. The Secret of Courage Cover S4F000

    The Secret of Courage

    Product Code: S4F000

    • Drama
    • Young Audiences | Middle School | High School | College and Adult | Family (all ages)
    • 5m., 3w., 1 either gender.
    • 60 min.
    An inspiring hero’s journey filled with magic and wonder begins when teenager Jack McCall faces a health crisis. Reality blends with fantasy as Jack is guided into Sinnissippi Park, and he begins to question whether his whole adventure is real or imagined. But when a demon arrives, Jack finds his courage and discovers that facing this adversary might be the key to fighting his illness. This play presents an excursion into fantasy for live theatre that celebrates friendship, courage and the power of imagination. Learn More
    $9.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $80/perf

    In Stock

    Learn More
  3. 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
  4. 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
  5. Mynx & Savage Cover MR3000

    Mynx & Savage

    By Rebecca Gorman O'Neill.

    Product Code: MR3000

    • Comedy | Drama
    • High School | College and Adult | Senior Adults
    • 2m., 2w.
    • 100 min.
    Adam is a comic book writer coasting on his past successes. Ket is young and ambitious. As the duo sets to work on the 100th issue of Mynx and Savage, the fantasy bleeds into reality as the superheroes and their mild-mannered alter egos invade the artists’ space. Adam finally starts to trust Ket and shares the story he’s been hiding. In the end, as the worlds of the children, the superheroes and the artists collide, Ket helps Adam realize that he has no future until he makes amends with his past. Learn More
    $9.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $80/perf

    In Stock

    Learn More
  6. World of Wonder Cover WK1000

    World of Wonder

    Book and lyrics by Tonya Hays. Music and lyrics by Genesis Be.

    Product Code: WK1000

    • Drama
    • Young Audiences | Middle School | High School | College and Adult | Family (all ages)
    • 3m., 4w., 6 to 12 either gender.
    • 45 min.
    At 2 years old, Noah is diagnosed with autism. He stops talking, won't look people in the eyes and doesn't wish to be touched. Jenny, Noah's older sister, journeys into Noah's world and finds the courage and strength to understand and support his struggles. The family comes to understand that autism is not a death of dreams but another way to live and that Noah is different but not less. World of Wonder invites all to join the adventure and take the first step in understanding autism. Learn More
    $9.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $50/perf

    In Stock

    Learn More
  7. The Smartest Girl in the World

    The Smartest Girl in the World

    By Miriam Gonzales.

    Product Code: S2Y000

    • Comedy | Drama
    • Young Audiences | Middle School | High School | College and Adult | Family (all ages)
    • 2m., 2w.
    • 70 min.
    The children of hardworking immigrants, big brother Leo has convinced his little sis, Lizzy, that being smart is the key to helping their family escape a tough, uncertain reality. But when their parents refuse to let Leo join a local quiz team, Lizzy learns there’s something that makes life much more challenging for her family. Lizzy is determined to rescue the plan to see it through. Along the way, she and Leo discover that it takes more than being serious and “smart” to save a family and one another. Learn More
    $9.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $80/perf

    In Stock

    Learn More
  8. 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
  9. Augusta and Noble

    Augusta and Noble

    By Carlos Murillo.

    Product Code: AL6000

    • Drama
    • Middle School | High School | College and Adult
    • 4 to 9m., 3 to 6w.
    • 85 min.
    Gabi, a 12-year-old girl who has lived her whole life amid a vibrant Latino community in the West Town neighborhood of Chicago, begins asking questions about her heritage. Told in English peppered with Spanish, this play for young audiences celebrates the rich history and resilience of the many immigrants who call Chicago home. Learn More
    $9.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $80/perf

    In Stock

    Learn More
  10. When She Had Wings

    When She Had Wings

    By Suzan Zeder.

    Product Code: WJ1000

    • Comedy | Drama
    • Young Audiences | Middle School | High School | College and Adult | Family (all ages)
    • 2m., 2w., 1 either gender.
    • 60 min.
    A story told in sound, movement and words about 9-year-old B, who is about to turn 10 and isn't happy about it! B knows, really knows, that before she could walk, she could fly, and is desperate to remember how. When a mysterious stranger that speaks in strange squawks appears, B wonders if this creature is a bird, a woman escaped from senior care unit or possibly Amelia Earhart ? Together they help each other remember how to fly … literally and metaphorically. Learn More
    $9.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $80/perf

    In Stock

    Learn More

Items 1 to 10 of 88 total

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

List  Grid