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  1. AACT Vol. 3 Cover

    Sweet

    By Denise Hinson.

    Product Code: S2W000

    • Drama
    • High School | College and Adult
    • 3m., 2w.
    • 90 min.
    Sweet centers around three generations of the Carter family, headed by former boxing champ “Sweet” Clemmet Carter. Now in failing health, Clemmet lives for the memories of his glory days and building puzzles with his grandson. When an enthusiastic sports writer wants to write a book about Clemmet’s life, Clemmet finds the project an excuse to relive all his old fights while his wife becomes increasingly hostile. As Trevor pushes back against Addie’s wrath, he discovers some family secrets are best left buried. Learn More
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  2. The Complete History of Theatre (abridged)

    The Complete History of Theatre (abridged)

    By Matt Thompson.

    Product Code: CR5000

    • Comedy | Farce
    • Middle School | High School | College and Adult | Family (all ages)
    • 2m., 1w., up to 10 either gender.
    • 85 min.
    Theatrical greats William Shakespeare, Sarah Bernhardt and Constantine Stanislavsky lead a journey through the history of theatre. Explore Greek theatre, Kabuki, mime, the gladiators of Rome and speculation on the real author of Shakespeare’s plays. Finally, the cast realizes that the playwright hasn’t written an ending, and they have to ask the audience to help! This interactive farce keeps the audience in stitches at every turn! Learn More
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  3. Writer's Cramp (or How Will Shakespeare Got Into Show Biz)

    Writer's Cramp (or How Will Shakespeare Got Into Show Biz)

    By Larry Glaister.

    Product Code: WH6000

    • Comedy | Farce | Satire
    • Middle School | High School | College and Adult
    • 5m., 2w.
    • 100 min.
    He was born in 1564, but historians lose track of Will Shakespeare until around 1590. This play gleefully jumps in to fill in the gaps of his so-called "lost years." Will is a 21-year-old dreamer, the father of three and quite jobless. His wife is distracted by the amorous attentions of their neighbor. Poverty, lust and gender confusion rock everyone's boat, but, in the end, fortune smiles on the aspiring young poet. Learn More
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  4. Tom Jones

    Tom Jones

    Adapted by Mark Brown from The History of Tom Jones, a Foundling by Henry Fielding.

    Product Code: TU8000

    • Comedy
    • High School | College and Adult | Senior Adults
    • 5 to 15m., 4 to 10w., 3 either gender.
    • 110 min.

    In this thrilling adventure of the heart, Tom Jones, a charming young man of questionable birth, is madly in love with Sophia Western. But when Sophia's father arranges for her to marry a loathsome man, she flees for her life. Aristocrats, wenches and scalawags abound in this bawdy and rollicking romp through the back roads and bedchambers of England.

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  5. Most Likely To: The Senior Superlative Monologues

    Most Likely To: The Senior Superlative Monologues

    By Michael Tester.

    Product Code: MP4000

    • Comedy | Drama
    • Middle School | High School | College and Adult | Family (all ages)
    • 24+, extras and doubling as desired. May be performed by as few as 6 actors.
    • 90 min.
    Inspired by students at a New York high school for the arts, this title pits the "Geeks" against the "Goths," "Drama Queens" and "Jocks" in a senior superlative showdown for Best All Around! These pieces can be used as stand-alone audition material, while an appendix of ensemble and two-person scenes transforms this monologue cycle into a full-length play. Learn More
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  6. Psych

    Psych

    By Lisa Rowe.

    Product Code: PL4000

    • Comedy | Farce
    • High School | College and Adult | Family (all ages) | Senior Adults
    • 4m., 2w., 1 either gender. (Several of the characters may have their genders reversed, if necessary.)
    • 140 min.
    Edward Baxter was a successful psychiatrist until he was framed for murder. Now on the run with an assumed identity and a suspicious new wife, his luck is running out. Edward seeks help from a fellow psychiatrist and a man with inner demons of his own. This play's humor is broad in scope including slapstick, wordplay and a bit of dark humor. Learn More
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  7. Kong's Night Out

    Kong's Night Out

    By Jack Neary.

    Product Code: K44000

    • Comedy | Farce | Satire
    • High School | College and Adult | Family (all ages) | Senior Adults
    • 5m., 4w.
    • 100 min.
    This is the story of what happened in the hotel room next to the hotel room where Ann was whisked out of the bed and into the Manhattan night by King Kong. There's always a backstory. There are also mistaken identity, pies in the face, deceit, underhandedness and even a couple of romances. And every moment is meticulously coordinated with the events depicted in the 1933 movie. Learn More
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  8. A Thirties Affair

    A Thirties Affair

    By Carl L. Williams.

    Product Code: TU4000

    • Comedy
    • High School | College and Adult | Family (all ages) | Senior Adults
    • 3m., 3w.
    • 90 min.
    Jason and Carla, burned by previous relationships, initially resist their friend's efforts to kindle a romance between them, but secretly end up dating. Carla's ex-husband complicates everything by wanting to reconcile. Jason retaliates by taking up with Cindy, a ditzy young actress. Jealousy and mutual accusations drive Jason and Carla further apart as they struggle to find a way to their own happy ending. Learn More
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  9. The Princess and the Pea

    The Princess and the Pea

    Adapted by Travis Tyre from the tale by Hans Christian Andersen.

    Product Code: PL5000

    • Comedy
    • Young Audiences | Middle School | High School | Family (all ages)
    • 5 to 6m., 4 to 5w., 2 either gender, extras as desired.
    • 90 min.
    Blending fiction with historical fact, this moving adaptation takes place in 1860s Imperial Russia where czars were required by law to marry women of royal Russian blood. The consequence for not following the law was losing the throne. After his father's death, Alexi is next in line for the throne, but experiences the jarring contrast between making laws and living by them. Learn More
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  10. Great Expectations

    Great Expectations

    Adapted by Gale Childs Daly from the book by Charles Dickens.

    Product Code: GC7000

    • Drama
    • Middle School | High School | College and Adult | Family (all ages) | Senior Adults
    • 4m., 2w.
    • 120 min.
    In this adaptation, an orphan boy named Pip has a life-changing encounter when he helps an escaped convict. From this one act of kindness, he starts on a journey to manhood that is full of twists and turns. When Pip inherits a large sum of money, all of his expectations seem to come true, but in a mysterious and disturbing way. Ultimately, Pip learns some important lessons about love, forgiveness and redemption. Learn More
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