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

Welcome to Dramatic Publishing!

Our office will close at 3:00 pm CST on Friday, May 24th and will be closed on Monday, May 27th in observance of Memorial Day. We will reopen at 8:30 am on Tuesday, May 28th. | Ship times are not guaranteed. Learn More.

UIL Approved Titles

Pre-approved by Texas’ University Interscholastic League, these titles work for any school at any competition.
Currently Filtered by:
  1. Remove This Item Genre: Comedy
Filter By
Category
  1. New In Print (19)
  2. Full Length Plays (648)
  3. One Act Plays (352)
  4. One Act Competition Winners (12)
  5. UIL Approved Titles (128)
  6. Musicals (151)
  7. Musicals with Accompaniment CDs (69)
  8. Collections (91)
  9. Scenes and Monologues (18)
  10. Ten-minute Theatre (86)
  11. Bilingual Titles (17)
  12. Non-Royalty Titles (3)
  13. Audience Participation (56)
  14. Radio Plays (7)
  15. Books (1)
  16. 1-Person Plays (8)
  17. Livestream Titles (803)
  18. Autism Awareness (2)

Filter By

Target Audience
  1. Young Audiences (54)
  2. Middle School (102)
  3. High School (101)
  4. College and Adult (69)
  5. Family (all ages) (75)
  6. Senior Adults (15)
  7. Praise Groups (4)
Themes
  1. Crime (7)
  2. Culture (18)
  3. Entertainment (8)
  4. Relationship/Family (32)
  5. Religion (2)
  6. School Issues (1)
  7. Holiday (5)
Sub-theme
  1. Murder (2)
  2. Stealing (5)
  3. British (9)
  4. Hispanic/Latino (5)
  5. Asian (1)
  6. French (2)
  7. Showbiz (3)
  8. Visual Arts (3)
  9. Music (1)
  10. Dance (2)
  11. Marriage & Divorce (14)
  12. Abusive Relationships (2)
  13. Infidelity/Cheating (1)
  14. Dating (11)
  15. Christianity (2)
  16. Judaism (1)
  17. Christmas (2)
Genre
  1. Comedy (128)
  2. Drama (34)
  3. Farce (21)
  4. Satire (8)
  5. Tragedy (3)
  6. Melodrama (3)
Sub-genre
  1. Fairy Tale (21)
  2. Romantic Comedy (15)
  3. Biographical (3)
  4. Magical Realism (4)
  5. Avant-garde/Experimental (1)
  6. Mystery/Murder Mystery (4)
  7. Historical (17)
  8. Action/Adventure (14)
  9. Fantasy (28)
  10. Fables/Folklore (12)
  11. Romance (13)
  12. Science Fiction (1)
  13. Horror/Gothic (1)
  14. Commedia dell'arte (6)
  15. Mythology (7)
  16. Western (1)
Show Less Show More
Performing Group
  1. Elementary School (8)
  2. Middle School (70)
  3. High School (122)
  4. College Theatre (112)
  5. Community Theatre (67)
  6. Professional Theatre (53)
  7. TYA (32)
  8. Senior Theatre (10)
  9. Touring Group (29)
  10. Praise Group (4)
  11. Dinner Theatre (16)
Approx. Run Time (minutes)
20m 160m 20m to 160m
Total Cast Size
3 75 3 to 75
Female Cast Members
0 49 0 to 49
Male Cast Members
0 49 0 to 49

Items 1 to 10 of 128 total

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

List  Grid 

  1. Radium Girls Competition RD2000

    Radium Girls

    By D.W. Gregory.

    Product Code: RD2000

    • Comedy | Drama
    • High School | College
    • 5m., 5w. May be expanded to 30 or more.

      Livestream and Record & Stream Rights Available

    • 40 min.
    In 1926, factory girls are exposed to the poisonous effects of Radium used in the paint for watch dials. The company hides their knowledge of the issues with Radium to continue their pursuit of profits, but the Radium Girls fight for justice. Learn More
    $10.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $55/perf

    In Stock

    Learn More
  2. Anne Frank & Me

    Anne Frank & Me

    By Cherie Bennett. Story by Cherie Bennett with Jeff Gottesfeld.

    Product Code: A67000

    • Comedy | Drama
    • Middle School | High School | College | Community | Professional
    • 4m., 6w. (expandable).

      Livestream and Record & Stream Rights Available

    • 70 min.
    Nicole Burns, a modern teen Holocaust denier, doubts the truth and cares even less, but ultimately comes face-to-face with the hell of the Holocaust, and Learn More
    $11.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $110/perf

    In Stock

    Learn More
  3. Tom Sawyer

    Tom Sawyer

    By Ric Averill. Adapted from Mark Twain.

    Product Code: TH6000

    • Comedy | Satire
    • Elementary School | Middle School | High School | College | Community | Professional | TYA
    • 13m., 9w., 21 either gender. Doubling possible.

      Livestream and Record & Stream Rights Available

    • 90 min.
    Telling the coming-of-age story of the community's most mischievous boy, this adaptation really brings to life Mark Twain's Adventures of Tom Sawyer. A delightful introduction into the world of classic American characters. Learn More
    $10.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $90/perf

    In Stock

    Learn More
  4. The Emperor's New Clothes

    The Emperor's New Clothes

    Adapted by Jeanine Dwinell Henry and Meg Bryant Davenport. Based on the tale by Hans Christian Andersen.

    Product Code: E66000

    • Comedy
    • High School | College | Community | Professional | TYA
    • 5 actors either gender, with option to add extras.
    • 50 min.
    This delightful, funny re-telling of the Hans Christian Anderson fairy tale is set with contemporary language style. It is an energetic ensemble play with audience participation. Learn More
    $9.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $85/perf

    In Stock

    Learn More
  5. Skinflints and Scoundrels: Molière's Miser

    Skinflints and Scoundrels: Molière's Miser

    Translated, adapted and arranged by Suzan Zeder from The Miser by Molière.

    Product Code: SJ3000

    • Comedy | Farce | Satire
    • High School | College
    • 11m., 5w., with doubling 9m., 5w., expansion possible with inclusion of multiple courtiers.

      Livestream and Record & Stream Rights Available

    • 40 min.
    This new translation and adaptation of Molière's classic comedy, The Miser, is set in the opulent court of King Louis XIV at the Palace of Versailles. Zeder takes us back to a time when this classic play was first conceived—when actors struggled to remember their newly minted lines and bits of business were improvised for the first time. In this raucous telling, she captures the comic power of this cautionary tale of misguided monetary mania and defines the priceless power of the creative artist and the alchemy of theatre. Learn More
    $9.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $50/perf

    In Stock

    Learn More
  6. Skinflints and Scoundrels: Molière's Miser

    Skinflints and Scoundrels: Molière's Miser

    Translated, adapted and arranged by Suzan Zeder. From The Miser by Molière.

    Product Code: SJ2000

    • Comedy | Farce | Satire
    • High School | College | Community | Professional
    • 11m., 5w., with doubling 9m., 5w., expansion possible with inclusion of multiple courtiers.

      Livestream and Record & Stream Rights Available

    • 115 min.
    The new translation/adaptation of Moliere's classic comedy, The Miser, is set in the court of King Louis XIV at Versailles, capturing the cautionary tale of misguided monetary mania. Learn More
    $10.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $90/perf

    In Stock

    Learn More
  7. Scapino!

    Scapino!

    Adapted by Noyce Burleson. From the play by Frank Dunlop and Jim Dale.

    Product Code: S11000

    • Comedy
    • Middle School | High School | College | Professional
    • 6m., 3w., extras.
    • 45 min.
    Scapino is one sly guy, he's the man who can get anyone out of a sticky situation. After some trouble with the law, Scapino lays low, but after two friends request his help, he can't say no, and ends up spinning a very elaborate tale to help them.This London and Broadway hit is available now in an approved one-act cutting. Learn More
    $10.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $55/perf

    In Stock

    Learn More
  8. Cyrano

    Cyrano

    By Barry Kornhauser. Adapted from the play Cyrano de Bergerac by Edmond Rostand.

    Product Code: CB3000

    • Comedy | Tragedy
    • High School | College | Community | Professional
    • 16m., 5w. with doubling, but many roles are gender flexible, easily expanded.

      Livestream and Record & Stream Rights Available

    • 150 min.
    Cyrano! His wit is as sharp as his sword, the enormity of his talent, intellect and passion matched only by the enormity of his, well, nose. The uniquely endowed protagonist is given a fresh face in this poignant and playful paean to panache, written in rhyming couplets. Romance rules the day in this story of his classic love triangle with the exquisite Roxane and the handsome and earnest, but verbally challenged, Christian. Learn More
    $10.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $90/perf

    In Stock

    Learn More
  9. The Ash Girl Cover AA2000

    The Ash Girl

    By Timberlake Wertenbaker.

    Product Code: AA2000

    • Comedy | Drama
    • Middle School | High School | College | Community | Professional
    • 4m., 8w., 9 either gender, doubling possible.

      Limited Livestream Rights Available

    • 120 min.
    With her mother dead and her father away, Ashgirl lives with her stepmother and stepsisters. When the invitation to the ball arrives from the prince, Ashgirl finds the strength to go with the help of her friends, some of whom come from unexpected places. When she gets home, Ashgirl realizes that in order to regain the fleeting happiness she found in the arms of the prince, she must fight the monsters who have slithered and insinuated their way into her heart and mind. She must believe in herself for others to do so. Learn More
    $11.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $110/perf

    In Stock

    Learn More
  10. Little Women: Meg, Jo, Beth and Amy

    Little Women: Meg, Jo, Beth and Amy

    Adapted by Sandra Fenichel Asher from the writings of Louisa May Alcott.

    Product Code: LA9000

    • Comedy | Drama
    • Middle School | High School | College | Community | Professional | TYA
    • 6 to 7m., 10 to 12w., non-speaking extras if desired.

      Livestream and Record & Stream Rights Available

    • 110 min.
    In this spritely adaptation, special attention is given to the imaginative play of the young characters: storytelling, playacting, letter writing, newspaper publishing and other creative endeavors still available to young people today. This charming and intelligent adaptation breathes new life into Louisa May Alcott's beloved story and is remarkably faithful to the text. Learn More
    $10.95 /script

    Min. Royalty Rate: $90/perf

    In Stock

    Learn More

Items 1 to 10 of 128 total

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

List  Grid