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  1. The Empty Pot

    The Empty Pot

    By Debbie L. Metzler. Adapted from a Chinese folktale.

    Product Code: E83000

    • Comedy | Drama
    • Young Audiences | Middle School | High School | Family (all ages)
    • 7m., 4w., 10 to 15 or more either gender.
    • 65 min.
    Adaptation from a Chinese folktale about a young boy who, like the emperor, likes to grow beautiful flowers. Learn More
    $7.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $60/perf

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  2. 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

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  3. The Crane Wife

    The Crane Wife

    Book by Barbara Carlisle. Music (optional) by David Newsome. Adapted from Japanese folklore and based on a production idea by Randy Ward.

    Product Code: CJ3000

    • Drama | Melodrama
    • Young Audiences | Middle School | High School | Family (all ages)
    • Cast:12 to 20 with varied mixture of men and women.
    • 75 min.
    The peasant Kokuro removes an arrow from a stricken crane, who then comes in secret gratitude to live with him as a wife. When her weaving of magnificent cloth saves them from starvation, the poor peasant yields to greed and suspicion and loses his most precious gift. Learn More
    $9.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $80/perf

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  4. The Oldest Story Ever Told

    The Oldest Story Ever Told

    By David F. Eliet. Music by Kenneth Kacmar.

    Product Code: O79000

    • Drama
    • Young Audiences | Family (all ages)
    • 2m., 2w., with doubling or up to 15 (5m., 10w.) with roles distributed.
    • 45 min.
    All of the beloved and familiar elements of the Cinderella are here, but with highly theatrical variations representing the different cultures of Africa, India and China. Learn More
    $8.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $45/perf

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  5. Seagirl

    Seagirl

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

    Product Code: ST7000

    • Drama
    • Young Audiences | Middle School | High School | Family (all ages)
    • 1w., 3 either gender (one to be the musician) with doubling, or up to 12 (1w., 11 either gender).
    • 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

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  6. Dragon of the Winds

    Dragon of the Winds

    By Carson Wright.

    Product Code: D53000

    • Comedy | Farce
    • Young Audiences | Middle School | High School | Family (all ages)
    • 9m., 6w. (extras.)
    • 40 min.
    When Hanazo, the kite maker, bullies Uji, an innocent sign painter, into helping play a hoax on his fellow villagers concerning the arrival of a dragon, they find themselves faced with ridicule , pangs of conscience, and the magic of miracles. Learn More
    $8.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $45/perf

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  7. Tales From the Arabian Nights

    Tales From the Arabian Nights

    Book and lyrics by Michael Bigelow Dixon. Music by Jan Cole.

    Product Code: TQ4000

    • Comedy
    • Young Audiences | Middle School
    • 4 to 5m., 3 to 4w., extras.
    • 50 min.
    A bewitched sultan decrees that he will marry a new bride every evening and chop off her head the next morning until a clever woman breaks the spell by telling him never-ending tales. Learn More
    $8.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $80/perf

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  8. Wind of a Thousand Tales

    Wind of a Thousand Tales

    By John Glore. Music and lyrics by Diane King.

    Product Code: WF5000

    • Comedy | Drama
    • Young Audiences | Family (all ages)
    • 8 to 34 actors, either gender, flexible.
    • 60 min.
    A girl who does not believe in make-believe is taken away in her dreams and awakens with a deeper sense of truth. Learn More
    $8.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $80/perf

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