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

Welcome to Dramatic Publishing!

Please click here to read an important message regarding Covid-19. Also note that our same day shipping cut off has been temporarily been moved to 10AM CST. 

Browse

Currently Filtered by:
  1. Remove This Item Themes: Relationship/Family
Filter By
Category
View All
  1. New In Print (7)
  2. Full Length Plays (362)
  3. One Act Plays (180)
  4. One Act Competition Winners (4)
  5. UIL Approved Titles (62)
  6. Musicals (61)
  7. Musicals with Accompaniment CDs (27)
  8. Collections (6)
  9. Scenes and Monologues (1)
  10. Ten-minute Theatre (13)
  11. Bilingual Titles (13)
  12. Audience Participation (15)
  13. Radio Plays (1)
  14. Digital Scripts (96)
  15. 1-Person Plays (6)
  16. Livestream Titles (205)

Filter By

Target Audience
  1. Young Audiences (246)
  2. Middle School (336)
  3. High School (423)
  4. College and Adult (428)
  5. Family (all ages) (346)
  6. Senior Adults (162)
  7. Praise Groups (43)
Themes
  1. Crime (80)
  2. Culture (129)
  3. Entertainment (68)
  4. Relationship/Family (609)
  5. Religion (51)
  6. School Issues (117)
  7. Death/Dying (24)
  8. Holiday (48)
  9. Illness/Disability (29)
  10. Substance Abuse (38)
  11. World Issues (39)
Sub-theme
  1. Murder (41)
  2. Stealing (23)
  3. School Shootings (5)
  4. Sexual Abuse (24)
  5. Russian (3)
  6. British (21)
  7. Black (9)
  8. African (6)
  9. Hispanic/Latino (25)
  10. German (10)
  11. Asian (8)
  12. Native American (3)
  13. French (4)
  14. Sports (5)
  15. Showbiz (25)
  16. Visual Arts (8)
  17. Music (16)
  18. Dance (8)
  19. Marriage & Divorce (166)
  20. Abusive Relationships (96)
  21. Infidelity/Cheating (46)
  22. Dating (135)
  23. LGBTQ (45)
  24. Christianity (40)
  25. Judaism (13)
  26. Buddhism (1)
  27. Islam (3)
  28. Hinduism (1)
  29. Teaching (26)
  30. Bullying (67)
  31. Cheating (8)
  32. Terminal Illness (2)
  33. Suicide (4)
  34. Terminal Illness (4)
  35. Christmas (32)
  36. Day of the Dead (1)
  37. Halloween (3)
  38. Thanksgiving (3)
  39. Fourth of July (2)
  40. Hanukkah (2)
  41. Kwanzaa (1)
  42. Alcohol Abuse (22)
  43. Drug Abuse (26)
  44. Physical Illness (2)
  45. Mental Illness (9)
  46. Mental Disability (2)
  47. Physical Disability (1)
  48. Behavioral Disability (2)
  49. Prejudice (12)
  50. Racial Issues (4)
  51. Poverty (10)
  52. Gun Control (2)
  53. Women's Issues (14)
  54. Gay Rights (5)
  55. 9/11 (3)
  56. War (7)
  57. Holocaust (2)
  58. Immigration (2)
  59. Environmental Issues (1)
Show Less Show More
Genre
  1. Comedy (358)
  2. Drama (431)
  3. Farce (43)
  4. Satire (35)
  5. Tragedy (38)
  6. Melodrama (19)
Sub-genre
  1. Fairy Tale (75)
  2. Romantic Comedy (72)
  3. Biographical (32)
  4. Magical Realism (67)
  5. Avant-garde/Experimental (29)
  6. Mystery/Murder Mystery (30)
  7. Historical (91)
  8. Action/Adventure (86)
  9. Fantasy (85)
  10. Fables/Folklore (76)
  11. Romance (91)
  12. Science Fiction (11)
  13. Horror/Gothic (15)
  14. Commedia dell'arte (12)
  15. Mythology (22)
  16. Western (9)
Show Less Show More
Performing Group
  1. Elementary School (77)
  2. Middle School (253)
  3. High School (481)
  4. College Theatre (514)
  5. Community Theatre (410)
  6. Professional Theatre (328)
  7. TYA (156)
  8. Senior Theatre (82)
  9. Touring Group (241)
  10. Praise Group (44)
  11. Dinner Theatre (122)
Approx. Run Time (minutes)
10m 205m 10m to 205m
Total Cast Size
1 100 1 to 100
Female Cast Members
0 100 0 to 100
Male Cast Members
0 100 0 to 100

Items 1 to 10 of 609 total

per page
  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 3
  4. 4
  5. 5

List  Grid 

  1. Twilight Bowl Cover TW2000

    Twilight Bowl

    By Rebecca Gilman.

    Product Code: TW2000

    • Comedy | Drama
    • College | Community | Professional
    • 6w.

      Digital Script Available

      Contact our customer service department to order or for more information.
    • 90 min.
    After graduating from a small Wisconsin high school, Sam heads to college on a bowling scholarship—but her cousin Jaycee’s future isn’t looking as bright. As the young women and their friends face adulthood, their local bowling alley becomes a place to celebrate triumphs, confront challenges and forge new identities. Twilight Bowl questions the blueprint for a successful life and embraces the unknown on the road ahead. Learn More
    $10.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $100/perf

    In Stock

    Learn More
  2. Cry it Out

    Cry it Out

    By Molly Smith Metzler.

    Product Code: CR7000

    • Comedy | Drama
    • College | Community | Professional
    • 1m., 3w.

      Digital Script and Limited Livestream Rights Available

      Contact our customer service department to order or for more information.
    • 90 min.
    Cooped up on maternity leave and starved for conversation, Jessie invites her funny and forthright neighbor Lina, also a new mom, for coffee on the patio between their duplexes. Despite their vastly different finances, they become fast friends during naptimes—while someone spies on them from the mansion on the cliff overlooking Jessie’s yard. This comedy with dark edges takes an honest look at the absurdities of being home with a baby, the dilemma of returning to work, and how class impacts parenthood and friendship. Learn More
    $10.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $100/perf

    In Stock

    Learn More
  3. Jungle Book Cover J24000

    The Jungle Book

    By Joseph Robinette. Based on the book by Rudyard Kipling.

    Product Code: J24000

    • Drama
    • Middle School | High School | College | Community | Professional
    • 10 to 25 either gender, flexible, doubling possible.

      Digital Script and Livestream Rights Available

      Contact our customer service department to order or for more information.
    • 75 min.
    Intertwined with the original tale of Mowgli and his jungle pals, comes the tale of Rudyard Kipling, a Bombay native sent to a boarding school facing a new kind of jungle. Filled with excitement and humor, the play highlights the struggle of good versus evil, the worth of friendship, and the importance of loyalty and other values required for surviving the "law of the jungle." Learn More
    $9.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $80/perf

    In Stock

    Learn More
  4. James and the Giant Peach

    James and the Giant Peach

    From the book by Roald Dahl. Dramatized by Richard R. George.

    Product Code: J18000

    • Comedy | Farce | Satire
    • Middle School | High School | College | Community
    • 21 (most either gender).
    • 60 min.
    A magical peach! An imprisoned boy! Insect friends! An incredible journey! This amazing adventure will fulfill the fantasy of anyone who has ever dreamed of escape. You will see James (as he cleverly gets the Peach out of danger), the wise Old-Green-Grasshopper and the pessimistic Earthworm. You will also see James' mean Aunt Spiker and cruel Aunt Sponge come to a suitably sticky end. Learn More
    $10.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $100/perf

    In Stock

    Learn More
  5. It's a Wonderful Life Cover I51000

    It's a Wonderful Life

    Adapted for the stage by James W. Rodgers. Based on the film by Frank Capra and the story by Peter Van Doren Stern.

    Product Code: I51000

    • Comedy | Drama
    • Middle School | High School | College | Community
    • 12m., 10w., 2 boys, 2 girls (doubling possible).

      Livestream Rights Available

      Contact our customer service department to order or for more information.
    • 120 min.
    This is a faithful adaptation of the saga of George Bailey, whose dreams have been quashed by family obligation and civic duty, and whose guardian angel must descend on Christmas Eve to save him from despair and to remind him—by showing him what the world would have been like had he never been born—that his has been, after all, a wonderful life. Learn More
    $10.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $100/perf

    In Stock

    Learn More
  6. Gretel! The Musical GE1000

    Gretel! The Musical

    Book by Jason Tremblay and Suzan Zeder. Music by Jenn Hartmann Luck. Lyrics by Jenn Hartmann Luck, Suzan Zeder and Jason Tremblay. Cello Arrangements by Nora Karakousoglou.

    Product Code: GE1000

    • Comedy | Drama
    • Elementary School | Middle School | High School | College | Community | Professional | TYA
    • 1 to 4m., 2 to 6w.

      Limited Livestream Rights Available

      Contact our customer service department to order or for more information.
    • 75 min.
    Before there was Hansel, there was Gretel! Based on the Russian origin story, this musical focuses on the girls and women at the center of Gretel’s quest to fetch the skull of undying light from Baba Yaga, one of the most fascinating witches of all time. On her journey, Gretel discovers the positive power of her anger, the comfort of her compassion, the gift of her grief, and the truth of her own birthright, as she teaches herself how to survive. Learn More
    $39.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $80/perf

    In Stock

    Learn More
  7. Reunited Shorts RE3000

    Reunited Shorts

    Product Code: RE3000

    • Comedy | Drama
    • High School | College | Community
    • 1 to 5m., 2 to 7w.

      Livestream Rights Available

      Contact our customer service department to order or for more information.
    • 60 min.
    Reunited Shorts is an evening of theatre comprised of six unique short plays about reunions. They are about the awkward, humorous and emotional experience of humans coming together … again. The vignettes include Benched; The Gift Exchange; Table for Two Rendezvous; You, Me. Me, You.; delilah.; and Last Dance. Learn More
    $39.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $80/perf

    In Stock

    Learn More
  8. Kennedy: Bobby's Last Crusade K45000

    Kennedy: Bobby's Last Crusade

    By David Arrow. Featuring the speeches of Robert F. Kennedy.

    Product Code: K45000

    • Drama
    • College | Community | Professional
    • 1m.

      Digital Script and Livestream Rights Available

      Contact our customer service department to order or for more information.
    • 90 min.
    This solo play portrays Robert F. Kennedy during his short, electrifying campaign for president of the United States. Told from his perspective, this play follows Bobby from his announcement to enter the presidential race on March 16, 1968, to his last speech on June 4th. The causes for which he crusaded and policies he championed are remarkably relevant and prescient of the politics and concerns of today. The play contains many of Kennedy’s most famous and impactful speeches, as well as his private apprehensions and more personal, less publicized events. Learn More
    $39.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $80/perf

    In Stock

    Learn More
  9. A Dickens Carol DH3000

    A Dickens Carol

    By Ned Crowley.

    Product Code: DH3000

    • Drama
    • High School | College | Community | Professional
    • 5 to 6 m., 5 to 6w., 2 either gender.

      Digital Script and Livestream Rights Available

      Contact our customer service department to order or for more information.
    • 90 min.
    A Dickens Carol re-imagines the story of Scrooge from Dickens’ point of view. It’s 1842 Victorian London, and Dickens has become embittered towards life. In a way, he has become a bit of a Scrooge, a character he has yet to even create! But on a cold Christmas Eve, his fortunes take a turn when a train crash sends Dickens into the icy Kent river. There, he is visited by three spirits who lead him on a journey that transforms his life and inspires him to write his most celebrated work ever. Learn More
    $9.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $80/perf

    In Stock

    Learn More
  10. Pound Cover PN1000

    Pound

    By Sean O'Leary.

    Product Code: PN1000

    • Drama
    • College | Community | Professional
    • 2m., 2w.

      Digital Script and Livestream Rights Available

      Contact our customer service department to order or for more information.
    • 90 min.
    After spending 12 years in St. Elizabeths Hospital for incompetency, literary lion and ferocious anti-Semite Ezra Pound faces the terrifying prospect of being released. At first, Pound’s treatment by a young psychiatrist, Ann Polley, seems promising, but then the techniques become disturbing and Ann’s true purpose is revealed. Pound explores whether words can be as powerful as actions, whether revenge can be just, and whether sanity is possible when we’re made to see the world as it is and not as we would have it. Learn More
    $9.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $80/perf

    In Stock

    Learn More

Items 1 to 10 of 609 total

per page
  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 3
  4. 4
  5. 5

List  Grid