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

Welcome to Dramatic Publishing!

Browse

Currently Filtered by:
  1. Remove This Item Target Audience: High School
  2. Remove This Item Themes: Holiday
  3. Remove This Item Genre: Comedy
  4. Remove This Item Sub-genre: Romantic Comedy
  5. Remove This Item Sub-genre: Magical Realism
  6. Remove This Item Sub-genre: Fantasy
  7. Remove This Item Performing Group: Elementary School
  8. Remove This Item Performing Group: TYA
  9. Remove This Item Performing Group: Senior Theatre
Filter By
Category
View All
  1. Full Length Plays (11)
  2. One Act Plays (2)
  3. Musicals (4)
  4. Musicals with Accompaniment CDs (3)

Filter By

Target Audience
  1. Young Audiences (20)
  2. Middle School (20)
  3. High School (17)
  4. College and Adult (14)
  5. Family (all ages) (22)
  6. Senior Adults (10)
  7. Praise Groups (5)
Themes
  1. Culture (2)
  2. Entertainment (3)
  3. Relationship/Family (3)
  4. Religion (3)
  5. School Issues (2)
  6. Holiday (17)
Sub-theme
  1. British (1)
  2. German (1)
  3. Showbiz (2)
  4. Visual Arts (1)
  5. Music (2)
  6. Dance (2)
  7. Abusive Relationships (1)
  8. Dating (1)
  9. Christianity (3)
  10. Judaism (2)
  11. Buddhism (2)
  12. Islam (2)
  13. Hinduism (1)
  14. Teaching (1)
  15. Bullying (1)
  16. Christmas (13)
  17. Halloween (1)
  18. Thanksgiving (1)
  19. Easter (2)
  20. Fourth of July (1)
  21. Valentine's Day (1)
Genre
  1. Comedy (17)
  2. Drama (4)
  3. Farce (2)
  4. Satire (1)
  5. Tragedy (1)
  6. Melodrama (1)
Sub-genre
  1. Fairy Tale (10)
  2. Romantic Comedy (4)
  3. Biographical (3)
  4. Magical Realism (9)
  5. Avant-garde/Experimental (1)
  6. Mystery/Murder Mystery (3)
  7. Historical (6)
  8. Action/Adventure (6)
  9. Fantasy (16)
  10. Fables/Folklore (6)
  11. Romance (5)
  12. Horror/Gothic (1)
  13. Commedia dell'arte (1)
  14. Mythology (4)
  15. Western (2)
Show Less Show More
Performing Group
  1. Elementary School (8)
  2. Middle School (23)
  3. High School (27)
  4. College Theatre (20)
  5. Community Theatre (24)
  6. Professional Theatre (16)
  7. TYA (7)
  8. Senior Theatre (10)
  9. Touring Group (15)
  10. Praise Group (3)
  11. Dinner Theatre (10)
Approx. Run Time (minutes)
30m 120m 30m to 120m
Total Cast Size
1 100 1 to 100
Female Cast Members
2 43 2 to 43
Male Cast Members
1 36 1 to 36

Items 1 to 10 of 17 total

per page
  1. 1
  2. 2

List  Grid 

  1. Bird Brain

    Bird Brain

    By Richard Vetere.

    Product Code: BH1000

    • Comedy
    • Elementary School | Middle School | High School | Community
    • 2m., 3w., up to 15 either gender, extras as desired.
    • 60 min.
    When the Queen of Starlings decides to bully all the other birds, Sparrow keeps his cool and uses his brain to show that love and caring can dispel destructive bullying. In the end, it is the queen who asks for Sparrow's friendship allowing all the different birds to live together in harmony. To celebrate, an oriole from Baltimore arrives in time to give Sparrow a Bird of the Year award for his good work! Learn More
    $9.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $80/perf

    In Stock

    Learn More
  2. Just in the Nick of Time! (a Detective Red Mistletoe mystery)

    Just in the Nick of Time! (a Detective Red Mistletoe mystery)

    By Linda Daugherty.

    Product Code: J44000

    • Comedy
    • Elementary School | Middle School | High School | Community
    • 3m., 2w., 15+ either gender.
    • 55 min.
    The colorful citizens of the North Pole, who are losing their color along with their Christmas spirit, hire Red Mistletoe to solve the disappearance of Santa Claus, which he does just in time for Christmas! Learn More
    $9.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $80/perf

    In Stock

    Learn More
  3. The Daughter of St. Nicholas

    The Daughter of St. Nicholas

    By Linda Daugherty.

    Product Code: D96000

    • Comedy
    • Middle School | High School | College | Community | Professional | TYA
    • 3m., 3w., 1m. or 1w., 3 girls, 1 girl or boy.
    • 65 min.
    In this comedic play-within-a-play set in 20th-century provincial Russia, a colorful troupe of actors present the Russian classic fairy tale of Snergorka, the daughter of St. Nicholas who saves Christmas. Learn More
    $8.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $80/perf

    In Stock

    Learn More
  4. The Trial of Ebenezer Scrooge

    The Trial of Ebenezer Scrooge

    By Mark Brown.

    Product Code: TG8000

    • Comedy
    • Elementary School | Middle School | High School | College | Community | Professional
    • 6m., 2w., or 8m., 5w.
    • 120 min.
    A year after his miraculous transformation, Ebenezer Scrooge is suing Jacob Marley and the Ghosts of Christmas Past, Present and Future. He makes the spirits an offer: work every day, not just one day a year, and he'll drop the charges. He confesses that it took extraordinary measures to change him, so he had to go to extraordinary measures to change the Spirits of Christmas. The spirit of caring and giving should be every day, not just once a year. Learn More
    $10.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $100/perf

    In Stock

    Learn More
  5. Madeline's Christmas

    Madeline's Christmas

    Book and lyrics by Jennifer Kirkeby. Music by Shirley Mier. Based on the book by Ludwig Bemelmans.

    Product Code: ME8000

    • Comedy
    • Elementary School | Middle School | High School | College | Community | Professional | TYA
    • 1m., 14w.
    • 60 min.
    On Christmas Eve, Madeline meets a rug merchant who has brought 12 very special rugs. He reminds Madeline that Christmas is the time of miracles, and that these magic carpets will allow all the girls in her school to fly home to be with their families for Christmas! After saying goodbye to the girls, Miss Clavel finds a present that the girls left for her, befriends a little mouse, and counts her many blessings. Learn More
    $10.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $100/perf

    In Stock

    Learn More
  6. Nathan the Wise

    Nathan the Wise

    By Paul D'Andrea after G.E. Lessing. Translation by Gisela D'Andrea and Paul D'Andrea.

    Product Code: N54000

    • Comedy | Drama | Melodrama
    • Middle School | High School | College | Community | Professional | TYA
    • 6m., 3w. (Doubling and expansion possible.)
    • 100 min.
    This Western classic on religious tolerance is set in Jerusalem during the Third Crusade. Two young people, Jew and Christian, are drawn to each other in love and come up with an imaginative resolution to the issue of which is the one true faith. Learn More
    $9.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $80/perf

    In Stock

    Learn More
  7. Boid & Oskar

    Boid & Oskar

    By Elizabeth Wong.

    Product Code: BA7000

    • Comedy | Drama | Tragedy
    • Elementary School | Middle School | High School
    • 2m., 2w. (plus many gender-neutral ensemble roles; may be done with 3m., 3 w. with doubling.)
    • 45 min.
    Inspired by Oscar Wilde's The Happy Prince,this play is a hip, humorous and heartwarming parable about sacrifice and the lessons of true friendship. Prince Oskar is the spirit of a shiny, red, classic Corvette convertible—without a care in the world. But, placed as a monument high above the city, he alone sees the suffering below—a young girl conflicted by feelings of inferiority, a young boy without a home living in the streets, a writer who has lost the desire to write. With the help of a wise-cracking sparrow named Boid, the prince makes it his mission to help the townspeople. Learn More
    $8.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $35/perf

    In Stock

    Learn More
  8. 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.
    • 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
  9. The Life and Adventures of Santa Claus

    The Life and Adventures of Santa Claus

    By Pat Cook. Based on the book by L. Frank Baum.

    Product Code: LB2000

    • Comedy
    • Middle School | High School | College | Community
    • 9m., 8w., 10 either gender, 5 children, extras.
    • 90 min.
    Have you ever wondered just where Santa Claus came from? This delightful tale answers once and for all how Santa Claus made the first toy, why he climbs down chimneys and how he learned to laugh that great "Ho, ho, ho." Learn More
    $9.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $80/perf

    In Stock

    Learn More
  10. 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

Items 1 to 10 of 17 total

per page
  1. 1
  2. 2

List  Grid