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

Welcome to Dramatic Publishing!

Browse

Currently Filtered by:
  1. Remove This Item Target Audience: Middle School
  2. Remove This Item Genre: Comedy
  3. Remove This Item Genre: Drama
  4. Remove This Item Sub-genre: Fables/Folklore
  5. Remove This Item Sub-genre: Mythology
  6. Remove This Item Performing Group: TYA
Filter By
Category
View All
  1. One Act Plays (5)
  2. Full Length Plays (16)
  3. Musicals (4)
  4. Musicals with Accompaniment CDs (2)
  5. UIL Approved Titles (3)
  6. Bilingual Titles (2)
  7. Audience Participation (3)
  8. Award-Winning (13)

Filter By

Target Audience
  1. Young Audiences (28)
  2. Middle School (25)
  3. High School (16)
  4. College and Adult (10)
  5. Family (all ages) (25)
  6. Senior Adults (4)
  7. Praise Groups (2)
Themes
  1. Crime (1)
  2. Culture (7)
  3. Entertainment (4)
  4. Relationship/Family (10)
  5. Religion (3)
  6. School Issues (1)
  7. Holiday (3)
  8. World Issues (1)
Sub-theme
  1. Stealing (1)
  2. African (1)
  3. Hispanic/Latino (3)
  4. German (1)
  5. Asian (1)
  6. Sports (1)
  7. Showbiz (1)
  8. Visual Arts (2)
  9. Music (2)
  10. Marriage & Divorce (1)
  11. Abusive Relationships (3)
  12. Dating (2)
  13. Christianity (2)
  14. Judaism (3)
  15. Buddhism (1)
  16. Islam (1)
  17. Hinduism (1)
  18. Bullying (2)
  19. Cheating (1)
  20. Christmas (2)
  21. Halloween (1)
  22. Poverty (1)
Genre
  1. Comedy (25)
  2. Drama (25)
  3. Farce (2)
  4. Satire (1)
  5. Melodrama (1)
Sub-genre
  1. Fairy Tale (23)
  2. Romantic Comedy (2)
  3. Biographical (5)
  4. Magical Realism (29)
  5. Avant-garde/Experimental (7)
  6. Mystery/Murder Mystery (5)
  7. Historical (16)
  8. Action/Adventure (25)
  9. Fantasy (34)
  10. Fables/Folklore (24)
  11. Romance (12)
  12. Science Fiction (2)
  13. Horror/Gothic (2)
  14. Commedia dell'arte (4)
  15. Mythology (8)
Show Less Show More
Performing Group
  1. Elementary School (15)
  2. Middle School (38)
  3. High School (47)
  4. College Theatre (41)
  5. Community Theatre (37)
  6. Professional Theatre (29)
  7. TYA (25)
  8. Senior Theatre (4)
  9. Touring Group (22)
  10. Praise Group (2)
  11. Dinner Theatre (8)
Approx. Run Time (minutes)
35m 100m 35m to 100m
Total Cast Size
1 100 1 to 100
Female Cast Members
0 49 0 to 49
Male Cast Members
0 49 0 to 49

Items 1 to 10 of 25 total

per page
  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 3

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
    • 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
  2. Clever Rachel

    Clever Rachel

    By Moses Goldberg.

    Product Code: CQ9000

    • Comedy | Drama
    • Young Audiences | Middle School | Family (all ages)
    • 3m., 3w.
    • 45 min.
    Rachel has a reputation as a clever girl who can figure out answers to the most challenging riddles. But the traditional roles of men and women don't allow for women to be intellectuals. When Jacob, the smartest boy in town, challenges her to a contest of wits, somehow they both win and find something that neither had before—a friend. Learn More
    $9.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $50/perf

    In Stock

    Learn More
  3. The Dancing Princesses or The Worn-Out Dancing Shoes

    The Dancing Princesses or The Worn-Out Dancing Shoes

    Adapted by Max Bush from a story by the Brothers Grimm.

    Product Code: DF4000

    • Comedy | Drama
    • Young Audiences | Middle School | High School | College and Adult | Family (all ages)
    • 6 to 12m., 8 to 16w., 3 to 6 either gender.
    • 65 min.
    Here is a magical tale of dance and romance. A mystery threatens the security of the kingdom: where do the princesses escape to every night, and why are their dancing shoes worn out each morning? The king desperately tries to solve the mystery by proclaiming that any man who can solve it will marry the daughter of his choice and become the future king. Learn More
    $9.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $80/perf

    In Stock

    Learn More
  4. Atypical Boy

    Atypical Boy

    By Laurie Brooks.

    Product Code: AK1000

    • Comedy | Drama | Satire
    • Young Audiences | Middle School | High School | College and Adult
    • 2 to 3m., 1 to 3w., 1 to 4 or more either gender.
    • 60 min.
    In a fantastical world (not entirely unlike our own) where "conformity is compulsory," one boy cannot conform. Learn More
    $9.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $80/perf

    In Stock

    Learn More
  5. El Viaje de Beatriz (Beatriz's Journey)

    El Viaje de Beatriz (Beatriz's Journey)

    By Andrea Moon. Conceived by Andrea Moon and Samantha Provenzano.

    Product Code: V42000

    • Comedy | Drama
    • Young Audiences | Middle School | Family (all ages)
    • 1m., 1w., 3 to 10 either gender.
    • 55 min.
    A young girl's doll magically comes to life and sends Beatriz searching for her abuela in Dreamland with nothing but a blank map to guide her. Learn More
    $9.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $80/perf

    In Stock

    Learn More
  6. Snow White: The Queen's Fair Daughter

    Snow White: The Queen's Fair Daughter

    Adapted by Max Bush. Based on the Olenberg manuscript and early versions of the Brothers Grimm tale.

    Product Code: SP7000

    • Comedy | Drama
    • Young Audiences | Middle School | High School | Family (all ages)
    • 4m., 4w., 8 either gender.
    • 75 min.
    This version is based on the oral story as it was told to the Brothers Grimm in 1808. It contains many of the familiar elements—the seven dwarves, mirror, glass coffin, bodice and apple. It also differs from the Grimms' later versions in that the stepmother is a mother, there is no hunter, and the king, Snow White's father, plays a significant role. Learn More
    $9.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $80/perf

    In Stock

    Learn More
  7. 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
    • Young Audiences | Middle School | High School | College and Adult | Family (all ages) | Senior Adults | Praise Groups
    • 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
  8. Perseus Bayou: The Search for the Cajun Medusa

    Perseus Bayou: The Search for the Cajun Medusa

    Book by Mary Hall Surface. Music by David Maddox. Lyrics by Mary Hall Surface and David Maddox.

    Product Code: PA2000

    • Comedy | Drama
    • Young Audiences | Middle School | High School | College and Adult | Family (all ages)
    • 5m., 4w. (playing multiple roles. Can be expanded,with no doubling, to 6m., 6w. plus 4 of either gender.)
    • 60 min.
    This musical takes the Greek myth of Perseus and his quest for Medusa to post-Civil War Louisiana, to save the bayou from the evil Polydectes. He encounters the grey sisters, and eventually ends up in the dark heart of the swamp, Medusa's lair. Learn More
    $9.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $80/perf

    In Stock

    Learn More
  9. The Nightingale

    The Nightingale

    Book by William Electric Black and Amie Brockway-Henson. Music by Elliot Sokolov. From the story by Hans Christian Andersen.

    Product Code: N04000

    • Comedy | Drama
    • Young Audiences | Middle School | Family (all ages)
    • An ensemble of 12 m. and w. (not gender specific.)
    • 60 min.
    When Grandpa begins to tell his grandchildren about the emperor's nightingale, his back yard is transformed into the emperor of China's palace, garden and forest, and the three of them become characters in this humorous and moving story. Learn More
    $8.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $80/perf

    In Stock

    Learn More
  10. Androcles and the Lion

    Androcles and the Lion

    By James E. Engelhardt.

    Product Code: A71000

    • Comedy | Drama
    • Young Audiences | Middle School | Family (all ages)
    • 4m., 3w. (Extras as desired.)
    • 65 min.
    Everyone knows this ancient tale of a runaway slave who stops to aid an injured lion, is recaptured, sent to the arena to be killed by the beasts, and is saved because of his random act of kindness. What you may not know is that the tale is true! Learn More
    $9.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $80/perf

    In Stock

    Learn More

Items 1 to 10 of 25 total

per page
  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 3

List  Grid