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  1. The Island of Dr. Libris

    The Island of Dr. Libris

    By Chris Grabenstein and Ronny Venable. Based on the book by Chris Grabenstein.

    Product Code: IF7000

    • Comedy
    • Young Audiences | Middle School | High School | College and Adult | Family (all ages)
    • 10 to 21 or more either gender.
    • 120 min.
    Billy’s spending the summer in a cabin that belongs to the mysterious Dr. Libris. But something strange is going on. Besides the security cameras everywhere, there’s Dr. Libris’ private bookcase. Whenever Billy opens the classic books inside, he can hear sounds coming from the island in the middle of the lake. It’s almost as if the stories he’s reading are coming to life! But that’s impossible … isn’t it? It’s up to Billy and his magical imagination to come up with a happy ending for everybody, including himself! Learn More
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    Min. Royalty Rate: $80/perf

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  2. The Tallest Tale Ever Told

    The Tallest Tale Ever Told

    By Vivian Snipes.

    Product Code: TU3000

    • Comedy
    • Young Audiences | Family (all ages)
    • Cast: 2 to 10m., 2 to 4w., up to 16 either gender. Puppetry opportunities for expanding cast.
    • 60 min.
    Sally Ann Thunder Ann Whirlwind's journey of discovery transports you to a simpler, earlier time of possibility and promise when amazing men and women accomplished astounding adventures! This highly theatrical tall tale is a narrative based in fact that includes embellishment, enhancement, enlargement and aggrandizement! So let the thunder roll, lightning strike and the rain storm as Davy Crockett bursts to life saving the world from imminent destruction. Learn More
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  3. Pecos Bill

    Pecos Bill

    Book by Linda Daugherty. Music and lyrics by B. Wolf.

    Product Code: PB6000

    • Comedy
    • Young Audiences | Middle School | High School | Family (all ages)
    • 16m., 16w., 12 children. May double to 6m., 7w., 6 children.
    • 75 min.
    Armadillos, roadrunners, prairie dogs and coyotes join in song and dance with the world's first cowboys (and cowgirl!) in this toe-tapping, tall-tale musical chronicling the amazing exploits of Pecos Bill, his mentor Chuck Wagon Annie, and the love of his life, Slew Foot Sue. Learn More
    $8.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $80/perf

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  4. Bird Woman: The Story of Sacagawea

    Bird Woman: The Story of Sacagawea

    By Ric Averill.

    Product Code: BA4000

    • Drama
    • Young Audiences | Middle School | Family (all ages)
    • 5m., 4w. (13 either gender, extras as desired. With doubling as few as 2 to 3 m., 2 w., 1 either gender.)
    • 55 min.
    The Shoshone girl, Sacagawea, was an indispensable part of the Lewis and Clark expedition. She and her husband, Toussaint Charboneau, guided the Corps of Discovery. She and Clark's slave, York, cast the first recorded votes of a woman, a Native American and a black man in America. Learn More
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  5. Gold Fever

    Gold Fever

    By Rita Grauer and John Urquhart. From Yellow Brick Road Shows.

    Product Code: G96000

    • Comedy
    • Young Audiences | Middle School | Family (all ages)
    • 4 or more either gender.
    • 60 min.
    Set in the historic California Gold Rush, the misadventures of two men reveal that "Gold fever can make a man mad!" Learn More
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    Min. Royalty Rate: $80/perf

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  6. NigHt of tHe pterodActyls

    NigHt of tHe pterodActyls

    By Julian Wiles.

    Product Code: N32000

    • Comedy
    • Young Audiences | Middle School | Family (all ages)
    • 5m., 5w. (extras).
    • 80 min.
    Whit becomes obsessed with Carly, the ugliest and smartest girl he has ever met. Carly is obsessed with dinosaurs. When she discovers pterodactyl eggs, their worlds turn upside down as the National Guard is called and TV news reporters start arriving. Learn More
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  7. Alien Equation

    Alien Equation

    By Annie Maccoby and Jeff Church.

    Product Code: A45000

    • Comedy
    • Young Audiences | Middle School | Family (all ages)
    • 6 boys., 6 girls, 1 adult.
    • 45 min.
    Max (a modern day Einstein, bored with school, and with his mind on the cosmos) discovers there may be more adventure in math than meets the eye! Learn More
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    Min. Royalty Rate: $35/perf

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  8. The Revenge of the Space Pandas or Binky Rudich and the Two-Speed Clock

    The Revenge of the Space Pandas or Binky Rudich and the Two-Speed Clock

    By David Mamet with music by Alaric Jans.

    Product Code: R26000

    • Comedy
    • Young Audiences | Middle School | High School | Family (all ages)
    • 6m., 2w., 7 either gender (doubling possible)
    • 85 min.
    Binky Rudich, his friend Viv, and his almost human sheep Bob tinker with a two-speed clock with the idea that everything would stand still on Earth and they would spin off. And they do! To Crestview, Fourth World in the Goolagong System, ruled by George Topax and guarded by the Great Space Pandas. The excitement begins when the Supreme Ruler commands that Bob be brought to him, never again to leave Goolagong, and he steals the two-speed clock just to make sure. Learn More
    $10.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $100/perf

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