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

Welcome to Dramatic Publishing!

Our office is closed on July 3 and will reopen on July 6. 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 Target Audience: Middle School
  2. Remove This Item Target Audience: Family (all ages)
  3. Remove This Item Sub-theme: Stealing
  4. Remove This Item Genre: Drama
  5. Remove This Item Sub-genre: Biographical
  6. Remove This Item Sub-genre: Magical Realism
  7. Remove This Item Sub-genre: Commedia dell'arte
  8. Remove This Item Performing Group: Middle School
  9. Remove This Item Performing Group: High School
  10. Remove This Item Performing Group: College Theatre
  11. Remove This Item Performing Group: TYA
Filter By
Category
View All
  1. Full Length Plays (2)
  2. One Act Plays (2)
  3. UIL Approved Titles (1)
  4. Musicals (1)
  5. Musicals with Accompaniment CDs (1)
  6. Bilingual Titles (1)
  7. Digital Scripts (2)
  8. Livestream Titles (5)

Filter By

Target Audience
  1. Young Audiences (4)
  2. Middle School (5)
  3. High School (4)
  4. College and Adult (4)
  5. Family (all ages) (5)
  6. Senior Adults (1)
Themes
  1. Crime (4)
  2. Culture (4)
  3. Entertainment (1)
  4. Relationship/Family (3)
  5. Religion (1)
  6. Holiday (1)
  7. World Issues (1)
Sub-theme
  1. Murder (1)
  2. Stealing (5)
  3. British (1)
  4. African (1)
  5. Hispanic/Latino (1)
  6. Asian (1)
  7. Sports (1)
  8. Music (1)
  9. Marriage & Divorce (1)
  10. Abusive Relationships (1)
  11. Christianity (1)
  12. Bullying (1)
  13. Cheating (2)
  14. Christmas (1)
  15. Poverty (1)
Genre
  1. Comedy (3)
  2. Drama (5)
  3. Tragedy (1)
  4. Melodrama (1)
Sub-genre
  1. Fairy Tale (3)
  2. Magical Realism (5)
  3. Mystery/Murder Mystery (8)
  4. Historical (4)
  5. Action/Adventure (11)
  6. Fantasy (4)
  7. Fables/Folklore (7)
  8. Romance (2)
  9. Horror/Gothic (1)
  10. Mythology (2)
Show Less Show More
Performing Group
  1. Elementary School (1)
  2. Middle School (5)
  3. High School (5)
  4. College Theatre (3)
  5. Community Theatre (3)
  6. Professional Theatre (2)
  7. TYA (2)
  8. Touring Group (4)
  9. Dinner Theatre (1)
Approx. Run Time (minutes)
35m 90m 35m to 90m
Total Cast Size
1 100 1 to 100
Female Cast Members
1 12 1 to 12
Male Cast Members
0 11 0 to 11

5 Item(s)

per page

List  Grid 

  1. 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
    • Middle School | High School | Community | Professional | TYA
    • 3m., 4w.

      Digital Script and Livestream Rights Available

      Contact our customer service department to order or for more information.
    • 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
  2. The Princess Who Lost Her Hair

    The Princess Who Lost Her Hair

    By Jeremy Kisling. Based on the story by Tololwa Mollel.

    Product Code: PL7000

    • Drama
    • Elementary School | Middle School | High School
    • 2m., 2w., 3 either gender.

      Digital Script and Livestream Rights Available

      Contact our customer service department to order or for more information.
    • 45 min.
    Princess Kalendi refuses to help a bird, who turns out to be very powerful. He brings a drought upon the earth and takes the princess' hair, a symbol of prosperity to her people, from her head. A beggar helps the princess regain her dignity and kindness as they work together to appease the bird with a selfless act that restores the kingdom and the princess' hair. Learn More
    $8.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $45/perf

    In Stock

    Learn More
  3. House of the Seven Gables

    House of the Seven Gables

    By Vin Morreale Jr. Adapted from the classic novel by Nathaniel Hawthorne.

    Product Code: H84000

    • Comedy | Drama | Melodrama | Tragedy
    • Middle School | High School | College | Community
    • 8m., 6w. (plus extras who may be doublecast.)

      Livestream Rights Available

      Contact our customer service department to order or for more information.
    • 90 min.
    The cruel and cunning Colonel Pyncheon brings a curse down on his entire family. More than a century later, a young woman arrives to find the last of the family, and the mysterious House of the Seven Gables, beset by dark secrets and untimely deaths. Learn More
    $9.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $80/perf

    In Stock

    Learn More
  4. Seagirl

    Seagirl

    By Francis Elitzig (aka David Eliet). Based on a Chinese folk tale.

    Product Code: ST7000

    • Drama
    • Middle School | High School | College | Community | Professional | TYA
    • 1w., 3 either gender (one to be the musician) with doubling, or up to 12 (1w., 11 either gender).

      Livestream Rights Available

      Contact our customer service department to order or for more information.
    • 50 min.
    Seagirl goes up a mountain to discover why the river in the valley has dried up. With the help of the dragon king's third daughter she finds the key to save her village. Learn More
    $7.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $60/perf

    In Stock

    Learn More
  5. The Sheep Thief

    The Sheep Thief

    Adapted by Ford Ainsworth from The Second Shepherd's Play.

    Product Code: SY4000

    • Comedy | Drama
    • Middle School | High School | College
    • 4m., 3w.

      Livestream Rights Available

      Contact our customer service department to order or for more information.
    • 35 min.
    Three shepherds must thwart the efforts of a thieving scoundrel named Mak who is trying to steal their sheep. In spite of their vigilance, Mak manages to steal a lamb. The scene in which Mak and his wife, Gil, try to pass the lamb off as their newborn baby is some of the best comedy ever written. Learn More
    $6.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $35/perf

    In Stock

    Learn More

5 Item(s)

per page

List  Grid