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"Game of Tiaras" by Don Zolidis

Game of Tiaras (full-length)
Don Zolidis

Productions (236)
  • Comedy
  • 90 - 115 minutes
  • 9 f, 10 m, 15 either (22-37 actors possible: 7-25 f, 5-26 m)

When the aging king of a Magical Kingdom (England) decides to split his empire between his three daughters, Cinderella, Belle, and the Snow Queen (who in no way resembles a copyrighted character), terrible tragedy ensues. Terrible, hilarious tragedy... Read more

"Crazytown" by Jonathan Rand

Crazytown
Jonathan Rand

Productions (249)
  • Comedy
  • 60 - 80 minutes
  • 2 f, 2 m (4-71 actors possible: 2-64 f, 2-67 m)

Crazytown is a low-tech evening of comedy designed to be performed by a cast of four, but expandable to over 70 actors. Take a tour of the most messed up town in America... Read more

"The Brothers Grimm Spectaculathon" by Don Zolidis

The Brothers Grimm Spectaculathon (full-length)
Don Zolidis

Productions (931)
  • Comedy
  • 100 - 110 minutes
  • 1 f, 1 m, 3 either (5-43 actors possible: 1-41 f, 1-42 m)

The fairy tales of the Brothers Grimm are turned on their heads in this fast-paced, rollicking ride as two narrators and several actors attempt to combine all 209 stories. A wild, free-form comedy with lots of audience participation and madcap fun... Read more

"12 Incompetent Jurors" by Ian McWethy

12 Incompetent Jurors
Ian McWethy

Productions (19)
  • Comedy
  • 70 - 80 minutes
  • 6 f, 6 m (12-17 actors possible: 0-12 f, 0-12 m)

In this hilarious parody of 12 Angry Men, an oddball jury faces an open-and-shut cat kidnapping case. Despite the glaring evidence of guilt, a charismatic wannabe lawyer believes that the "Cat Burglar" is innocent. Will he be able to sway the other jury members? Or will they side with Juror #3, the only sane man in the room? Read more

"Around the World in 8 Plays" by Patrick Greene and Jason Pizzarello

Around the World in 8 Plays
Patrick Greene

Productions (101)
  • Comedy
  • 75 - 90 minutes
  • 10 f, 10 m, 10 either (10-80 actors possible: 3-40 f, 3-40 m)

Travel around the world and explore forgotten myths and unusual legends in eight fast-paced and hilarious tales! lways quirky, and sometimes bizarre, these eight tales are filled with magic, mystery, and morals... Read more

"Too Much Light Makes The Baby Go Blind (30 plays in 60 minutes)" by Greg Allen

Too Much Light Makes The Baby Go Blind (30 plays in 60 minutes)
Greg Allen

Productions (159)
  • Comedy/Drama
  • 2 - 65 minutes
  • 5 f, 5 m (5-20 actors possible: 2-10 f, 2-10 m)

Having opened in 1988 and still playing today as the longest-running show in Chicago history, Too Much Light Makes The Baby Go Blind is an ensemble experiment in presenting "30 Plays in 60 Minutes." Each two-minute play is performed in random order with an interactive audience... Read more

"The Election" by Don Zolidis

The Election
Don Zolidis

Productions (236)
  • Comedy
  • 85 - 95 minutes
  • 7 f, 7 m, 10 either (19-48 actors possible: 4-43 f, 5-44 m)

After an embattled student body president resigns in disgrace, Mark Davenport figures he will cruise to victory in the special election. After all, his only opponent is nerdy Christy Martin, who wants to eliminate football. But when a mysterious Super PAC gives her an unlimited budget, things start to get very ugly... Read more

"The Bullying Collection" by Don Zolidis, Ian McWethy, Jonothan Rand, Alan Haehnel, et al.

The Bullying Collection
E. M. Bell

Productions (44)
  • Drama/Comedy
  • 100 - 105 minutes
  • 10 f, 5 m, 15 either (13-95 actors possible: 5-86 f, 5-67 m)

We asked ten talented playwrights to write a 10-minute play based on his or her unique take on bullying. The result is this collection. Designed to be flexible, the plays can be performed in any combination... Read more

"subText" by Tyler Dwiggins

subText
Tyler Dwiggins

Productions (24)
  • Comedy
  • 80 - 90 minutes
  • 13 f, 7 m (5-20 actors possible: 3-13 f, 2-7 m)

Even though everybody on the planet is just a text away, getting your message across has never been more complicated. subText is a hilarious series of vignettes detailing the awkwardness of dating in the digital age... Read more

"I Hate Shakespeare!" by Steph DeFerie

I Hate Shakespeare!
Steph DeFerie

Productions (400)
  • Comedy
  • 60 - 70 minutes
  • 3 f, 2 m (5-43 actors possible: 0-43 f, 0-43 m)

We hate Shakespeare! At least that's what the audience thinks until they get a rip-roaring rundown of Shakespeare's classics. With zombies, talking cows, and an appearance by Jerry Springer, I Hate Shakespeare! is a hilarious and fast-paced introduction to Shakespeare -- with a modern twist. Plus, someone gets a pie in the face... Read more

"The Greek Mythology Olympiaganza (full-length)" by Don Zolidis

The Greek Mythology Olympiaganza (full-length)
Don Zolidis

Productions (286)
  • Comedy
  • 100 - 120 minutes
  • 5 f, 5 m, 10 either (8-75 actors possible: 1-50 f, 1-50 m)

Two battling narrators attempt to cover the entirety of Greek mythology using audience participation, cross-dressing, and general theatrical insanity... Read more

"The Humor Games" by Dean O'Carroll

The Humor Games
Dean O'Carroll

Productions (52)
  • Parody
  • 75 - 80 minutes
  • 17 f, 12 m, 14 either (16-43 actors possible: 9-17 f, 7-12 m)

When Katskills Wintergreen takes a pie in the face for her little sister Dim, she enters herself into the Humor Games, a comedy battle to the death... Read more

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"And" by Alan Haehnel

And
Alan Haehnel

Productions (141)
  • Drama
  • 30 - 40 minutes
  • 10 f, 4 m (12-17 actors possible: 5-12 f, 2-10 m)

Aaron has something big on his mind, and he's having trouble getting it off his chest. He grapples with the fact that billions of different moments are happening simultaneously -- the comic next to the tragic, the life-changing next to the mundane... Read more

"Good Kids" by Naomi Iizuka

Good Kids
Naomi Iizuka

Productions (58)
  • Drama
  • 80 - 85 minutes
  • 8 f, 4 m

Something happened to Chloe after that party last Saturday night. Something she says she can't remember. Something everybody is talking about... Read more

"I Don't Want to Talk About It" by Bradley Hayward

I Don't Want to Talk About It
Bradley Hayward

Productions (190)
  • Dramedy
  • 30 - 45 minutes
  • 5 either (5-32 actors possible: 0-32 f, 0-32 m)

Being a teenager is hard, and nobody wants to talk about it. Confronting the daily challenges of growing up, this series of monologues and scenes offers a look at a multitude of issues... Read more

"Dark Road" by Laura Lundgren Smith

Dark Road
Laura Lundgren Smith

Productions (68)
  • Drama
  • 40 - 45 minutes
  • 8 f, 3 m, 1 either (9-26 actors possible: 9-20 f, 0-6 m)

When Greta, a young girl living in Nazi Germany, reads that the nearby women's concentration camp is hiring guards, she sees it as a chance to find her place in the world and provide for her sister Lise. But soon she learns the reality of her duties... Read more

"Booby Trap" by Ed Monk

Booby Trap
Ed Monk

Productions (443)
  • Drama
  • 30 - 35 minutes
  • 6 f, 5 m, 6 either (11-17 actors possible: 5-12 f, 5-12 m)

In the near future, an American soldier sits in a combat zone, trapped by a land mine. As he waits to see what will happen to him, scenes from his past, present, and future unfold around him... Read more

"Snow Angel" by David Lindsay-Abaire

Snow Angel
David Lindsay-Abaire

Productions (249)
  • Comedy/Drama
  • 60 - 80 minutes
  • 8 f, 8 m

When the quiet town of Deerpoint, Vermont is hit by the biggest blizzard in 107 years, a mysterious girl named Eva steps out of a snow bank and into the lives of 15 confused teenagers who are asked to help her in her search... Read more

"Property Rites" by Alan Haehnel

Property Rites
Alan Haehnel

Productions (532)
  • Drama
  • 40 - 55 minutes
  • 4 f, 4 m, 13 either (12-30 actors possible: 2-30 f, 2-30 m)

Kyle Macmanus has invested millions in a high-tech work of art -- fifteen human-figure sculptures programmed to perform thousands of movements, monologues, dialogues, and more. But just when Kyle is about to sell the sculpture, it malfunctions... Read more

"At The Bottom of Lake Missoula" by Ed Monk

At The Bottom of Lake Missoula
Ed Monk

Productions (148)
  • Drama
  • 32 - 34 minutes
  • 3 f, 3 m, 12 either (13-32 actors possible: 2-16 f, 2-16 m)

After losing her entire family in a fatal tornado, Pam, a college sophomore, must embark on an unimaginable journey as she copes with her loss... Read more

"The Shape of the Grave" by Laura Lundgren Smith

The Shape of the Grave
Laura Lundgren Smith

Productions (34)
  • Drama
  • 35 - 40 minutes
  • 4 f, 3 m, 8 either (9-30 actors possible: 4-15 f, 2-15 m)

The Troubles raging through Northern Ireland cost sixteen-year-old Colleen half her family, and she sees only one way to give her loss meaning: join the bloody fight for Irish independence from Britain. It seems so simple, but... Read more

"937" by Don Zolidis

937
Don Zolidis

Productions (29)
  • Historical drama
  • 35 - 45 minutes
  • 7 f, 8 m, 12 either (15-32 actors possible: 7-20 f, 8-20 m)

May, 1939. Captain Gustav Schroeder pilots the SS St. Louis, a luxury ocean liner, away from its home port in Hamburg, Germany. His goal: to deliver 937 Jewish refugees out of the hands of Nazism and into the safe port of Havana, Cuba... Read more

"Oz" by Don Zolidis

Oz
Don Zolidis

Productions (232)
  • Comedy/Drama
  • 40 - 50 minutes
  • 4 f, 4 m, 4 either (8-16 actors possible: 4-8 f, 4-8 m)

Reeling from her sister's death, Beth suddenly finds herself journeying through a world suspiciously resembling the film The Wizard of Oz... Read more

"A Voice in the Dark: A Salem Story" by Elizabeth Downing

A Voice in the Dark: A Salem Story
Elizabeth Downing

Productions (20)
  • Historical Drama
  • 70 - 85 minutes
  • 7 f, 3 m, 5 either (13-18 actors possible: 7-15 f, 3-8 m)

Told through the eyes of a teenager, A Voice in the Dark: A Salem Story is a thrilling and poignant tale from one of the darkest eras in American history... Read more

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"10 Ways to Survive the Zombie Apocalypse" by Don Zolidis

10 Ways to Survive the Zombie Apocalypse
Don Zolidis

Productions (1148)
  • Comedy
  • 30 - 35 minutes
  • 5 f, 3 m, 2 either (8-24 actors possible: 5-13 f, 3-11 m)

It's the end of the world and hordes of rampaging zombies are about to kill you. What do you do? Try your hand at kung fu against the undead? Attempt to reason with creatures that would rather eat brains than use them? Turn to this handy and hilarious guide to survive the apocalypse... Read more

"Bedtime Stories (As Told by Our Dad) (Who Messed Them Up)" by Ed Monk

Bedtime Stories (As Told by Our Dad) (Who Messed Them Up)
Ed Monk

Productions (94)
  • Comedy
  • 45 - 65 minutes
  • 6 f, 4 m, 16 either (12-31 actors possible: 6-27 f, 4-25 m)

It's Dad's turn to tell his three rambunctious kids their bedtime stories, but when he gets fuzzy on the details, the classics get creative... Read more

"Check Please" by Jonathan Rand

Check Please
Jonathan Rand

Productions (3589)
  • Comedy
  • 25 - 35 minutes
  • 7 f, 7 m (4-26 actors possible: 2-13 f, 2-13 m)

Dating can be hard. Especially when your date happens to be a raging kleptomaniac, or your grandmother's bridge partner, or a mime. Check Please follows a series of blind dinner dates that couldn't get any worse -- until they do... Read more

"The Seussification of Romeo and Juliet" by Peter Bloedel

The Seussification of Romeo and Juliet
Peter Bloedel

Productions (1371)
  • Comedy
  • 35 - 50 minutes
  • 6 f, 6 m, 12 either (12-24 actors possible: 3-21 f, 3-21 m)

A whimsical reinvention of Shakespeare's tragic love story, complete with rhymed couplets, creative wordplay, and fantastical machines -- similar to something Dr. Seuss might have come up with if he ever had his way with the script... Read more

"The Internet is Distract--OH LOOK A KITTEN!" by Ian McWethy

The Internet is Distract--OH LOOK A KITTEN!
Ian McWethy

Productions (234)
  • Comedy
  • 30 - 35 minutes
  • 5 f, 3 m, 12 either (5-18 actors possible: 5-17 f, 3-15 m)

Micah only has twenty minutes to finish her paper on The Great Gatsby. She just needs to check a few facts on the internet first. Unfortunately, the web is a nefariously wacky place where boxing cats, Facebook lurkers, and pig-throwing games threaten to take over Micah's schoolwork, or worse... Read more

"The Brothers Grimm Spectaculathon (one-act)" by Don Zolidis

The Brothers Grimm Spectaculathon (one-act)
Don Zolidis

Productions (1278)
  • Comedy
  • 35 - 50 minutes
  • 1 f, 1 m, 3 either (5-20 actors possible: 1-19 f, 1-19 m)

Two narrators attempt to recreate all 209 of the fairy tales of the Brothers Grimm in a wild, fast-paced extravaganza. To make it more difficult, they attempt to combine them into one gigantic fable... Read more

"15 Reasons Not To Be in a Play" by Alan Haehnel

15 Reasons Not To Be in a Play
Alan Haehnel

Productions (1086)
  • Comedy
  • 30 - 60 minutes
  • 14 f, 14 m, 12 either (15-67 actors possible: 5-65 f, 2-62 m)

This is a play about not being in a play, ironically expressed through a hilarious series of monologues, duets, and ensemble scenes... Read more

"How To Succeed in High School Without Really Trying" by Jonathan Rand

How To Succeed in High School Without Really Trying
Jonathan Rand

Productions (767)
  • Comedy
  • 20 - 30 minutes
  • 30 either (7-230 actors possible: 1-225 f, 5-229 m)

Want to know the easiest way to make it through the grueling abyss known as high school? A group of student agents infiltrate an assembly to demonstrate their secret tips and tricks... Read more

"SUPERHEROES" by Ian McWethy

SUPERHEROES
Ian McWethy

Productions (250)
  • Comedy
  • 25 - 35 minutes
  • 12 f, 11 m, 10 either (5-33 actors possible: 1-23 f, 4-31 m)

For superheroes, saving the world is tough, but the time spent away from work is tougher. The Hulk has to do taxes, a crime-fighting sidekick joins a support group, and Batman goes stir-crazy without enough criminals to take down... Read more

"Law & Order: Fairy Tale Unit" by Jonathan Rand

Law & Order: Fairy Tale Unit
Jonathan Rand

Productions (1106)
  • Comedy
  • 35 - 45 minutes
  • 13 f, 8 m, 27 either (12-60 actors possible: 0-60 f, 0-60 m)

In the fairy tale criminal justice system, the characters from fairy tales and nursery rhymes are represented by two separate yet equally ridiculous groups: the fairy tale police who investigate fairy tale crime, and the fairy tale district attorneys who prosecute the fairy tale offenders. These are their stories... Read more

"The Customer Is Always Wrong" by Ian McWethy

The Customer Is Always Wrong
Ian McWethy

Productions (41)
  • Comedy
  • 25 - 45 minutes
  • 8 f, 6 m, 4 either (6-27 actors possible: 0-27 f, 0-27 m)

Ah, the working world is full of valuable lessons. Commitment! Responsibility! Total humiliation! When four teenagers start their very first jobs, it doesn't seem like rocket science to babysit, wait tables, pass out flyers, or work at a movie theater, but it's not long before they find out that in the minimum-wage world, the customer is king...a brutal, ruthless king... Read more

"Dystopia! The Hungry Maze Game of Divergent Death" by Don Zolidis

Dystopia! The Hungry Maze Game of Divergent Death
Don Zolidis

Productions (124)
  • Comedy
  • 40 - 45 minutes
  • 17 either (17-30 actors possible: 0-30 f, 0-30 m)

Trapped against their will in a dystopian future, a group of teens must battle against emotionally sensitive guards, limited budgets, and the trigger-happy Gamemaster to be proclaimed the winner... Read more

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Emma! A Pop Musical by Eric Price

Emma!
Eric Price

Productions (112)
  • Musical Comedy
  • 85 - 95 minutes
  • 9 f, 5 m, 6 either (20-50 actors possible: 9-25 f, 5-25 m)

Based on Jane Austen's classic novel, this sparkling new musical features the hit songs of legendary girl groups and iconic female singers from The Supremes to Katy Perry. Girl power has never sounded so good! Read more

Cyrano de BurgerShack: A Pop Musical by Jeremy Desmon

Cyrano de BurgerShack
Jeremy Desmon

Productions (88)
  • Musical Comedy
  • 100 - 110 minutes
  • 12 f, 7 m, 10 either (19-50 actors possible: 12-30 f, 7-20 m)

An updated, modern-day version of Edmond Rostand's Cyrano de Bergerac, this rollicking musical features hit contemporary pop songs that will have audiences cheering. Read more

"It's a Wonderful Life - The Musical" adapted by Keith Ferguson music by Bruce Greer

It's a Wonderful Life - The Musical
Keith Ferguson

Productions (89)
  • Musical
  • 135 - 150 minutes
  • 17 f, 23 m, 2 either (30-50 actors possible: 8-27 f, 14-33 m)

Based on the beloved 1946 film, this musical faithfully follows George Bailey's life from his childhood dreams to his midlife disappointments and beyond, as we all take a journey to discover whether his life has mattered at all. Cinematically scored and theatrically staged, this adaptation breathes musical life into a familiar story... Read more

"The Best Christmas Pageant Ever: The Musical" by Jahnna Beecham & Malcom Hillgartner

The Best Christmas Pageant Ever: The Musical
Jahnna Beecham & Malcom Hillgartner

Productions (25)
  • Musical Comedy
  • 65 - 85 minutes
  • 10 f, 9 m (19-40 actors possible: 10-20 f, 9-20 m)

The Herdmans are the worst kids in the history of the world--so when they crash Sunday school and demand parts in the Christmas pageant, the whole town panics. This brand new musical is based on the beloved book by Barbara Robinson... Read more

"What a Glorious Feeling!" by Jay Berkow

What a Glorious Feeling!
Jay Berkow

Productions (7)
  • Play with Music
  • 100 - 110 minutes
  • 2 f, 4 m (6 actors possible: 2-3 f, 3-4 m)

There's lightning in a bottle but a storm behind the scenes at the studio where Gene Kelly begins work on Singin' in the Rain. This brand new musical features songs from the beloved film... Read more

"High Fidelity" by Amanda Green music by Tom Kitt book by David Lindsay-Abaire

High Fidelity
Amanda Green

Productions (36)
  • Musical Comedy
  • 110 - 120 minutes
  • 10 f, 10 m (20-30 actors possible: 10-20 f, 10-20 m)

Based on the popular novel by Nick Hornby, High Fidelity follows a Brooklyn record store owner, Rob, as he struggles to discover how his relationship went awry, and strives to change his life in order to win back his sweetheart Laura... Read more

"The Pirate La Dee Da" by Gabrielle Allan, Jennifer Crittenden and Nate Weida

The Pirate La Dee Da
Gabrielle Allan

Productions (0)
  • Musical Comedy
  • 75 - 85 minutes
  • 5 f, 5 m, 5 either (8-20 actors possible: 6-10 f, 6-10 m)

The Pirate La Dee Da is a mixed-up fairytale musical loosely based on the true story of a princess who wanted to break free from her traditional role. So she ran away from home and became a pirate... Read more

"Triassic Parq" by Marshall Pailet, Bryce Norbitz and Steve Wargo

Triassic Parq
Marshall Pailet

Productions (13)
  • Musical Comedy
  • 85 - 90 minutes
  • 3 f, 2 m, 2 either (7 actors possible: 3-5 f, 2-4 m)

Religion, identity, sex...and raptors! Triassic Parq is a raucous retelling of that famous dinosaur-themed film, this time seen from the dinos' point of view... Read more

"Stellaluna and Other Tales" by Alyn Cardarelli music by Steve Goers based upon the works by Janell Cannon

Stellaluna and Other Tales
Alyn Cardarelli

Productions (5)
  • Musical
  • 50 - 60 minutes
  • 4 f, 2 m, 1 either (7-28 actors possible: 4-28 f, 2-25 m)

Stellaluna the bat, Verdi the snake, and Pinduli the hyena all seek refreshment at a watering hole one hot day, only to find themselves the subjects of a bullying lion's ridicule. Based on the popular books by Janell Cannon, this delightful musical is a treat for both children and adults... Read more

"Glory Days" by Nick Blaemire book by James Gardiner

Glory Days
Nick Blaemire

Productions (20)
  • Rock Musical
  • 80 - 90 minutes
  • 4 m

A year after graduating high school, four best friends reconnect on their old school's football field. Will has called the boys together with a mission: to hack into the sprinkler system so that it goes off when the jocks who bullied them in high school take the field for a charity game... Read more

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The Stinky Cheese Man and Other Fairly Stupid Tales by John Glore, based on the book by Jon Scieszka and Lane Smith

The Stinky Cheese Man and Other Fairly Stupid Tales
John Glore

Productions (72)
  • Comedy with music
  • 55 - 65 minutes
  • 3 f, 4 m (7-30 actors possible: 3-14 f, 4-18 m)

Though the characters may be familiar, each of your favorite storybook fables is uproariously derailed in this adaptation of Jon Scieszka and Lane Smith's quintessential children's book of fractured fairy tales. Read more

Peter Pan and Wendy adapted by Doug Rand, from the novel by J.M. Barrie

Peter Pan and Wendy
Doug Rand

Productions (368)
  • Comedy/Adventure
  • 75 - 90 minutes
  • 7 f, 6 m, 13 either (16-40 actors possible: 2-20 f, 3-20 m)

Rediscover the loopy fun and the darker corners of J.M. Barrie's original novel with this faithful, fast-moving, and easy-to-stage adaptation. Read more

"Junie B. Jones Is Not a Crook" by Allison Gregory

Junie B. Jones Is Not a Crook
Allison Gregory

Productions (33)
  • Comedy
  • 55 - 65 minutes
  • 4 f, 3 m (7-20 actors possible: 4-12 f, 3-12 m)

Something terrible happened to Junie B. Jones at school today! Someone stole her new furry mittens! So when Junie B. finds a wonderful pen of many colors, she should be allowed to keep it, right? Because finders keepers, losers weepers. Based on the beloved book series by Barbara Park... Read more

"The Jungle Book" adapted by Monica Flory

The Jungle Book
Monica Flory

Productions (178)
  • Adventure comedy/drama
  • 60 - 75 minutes
  • 5 f, 4 m, 10 either (12-22 actors possible: 0-22 f, 0-22 m)

In this action-packed adaptation of the classic adventure story, precocious Mowgli grows up believing he's as fierce a wolf as any of the members of his pack. When he learns he is actually a human, he must discover how to reconcile these very different identities, and decide whether to remain with the pack, or return to the human world... Read more

Junie B. in Jingle Bells, Batman Smells! by Allison Gregory, based on the book Junie B., First Grader: Jingle Bells, Batman Smells! (P.S. So Does May) by Barbara Park

Junie B. in Jingle Bells, Batman Smells!
Allison Gregory

Productions (133)
  • Holiday Comedy
  • 85 - 90 minutes
  • 4 f, 6 m, 1 either (11 actors possible: 4-5 f, 6-7 m)

Junie B. Jones, First-Grader, is super-excited about the upcoming Holiday Sing-Along and Secret Santa gift exchange at her school. Too bad tattletale May keeps ruining all of Junie B.'s fun. A hilarious and endearing tale based on the best-selling book series by Barbara Park. Read more

Miss Nelson is Missing! adapted by Jeffrey Hatcher, based on the book by Harry Allard and James Marshall

Miss Nelson is Missing!
Jeffrey Hatcher

Productions (346)
  • Comedy
  • 60 - 75 minutes
  • 4 f, 6 m

Miss Nelson can't control her crazy classroom because she's just too nice. But when she disappears, her replacement is the hard-as-nails, detention-loving, recess-canceling, homework-overloading substitute teacher Viola Swamp! Read more

"Peter/Wendy" by Jeremy Bloom

Peter/Wendy
Jeremy Bloom

Productions (121)
  • Comedy/Drama
  • 65 - 75 minutes
  • 3 f, 2 m, 2 either (7-30 actors possible: 3-30 f, 2-30 m)

In this lyrical, atmospheric interpretation of Peter Pan, Jeremy Bloom strips the familiar story down to its emotional essence... Read more

"Around the World in 8 Plays" by Patrick Greene and Jason Pizzarello

Around the World in 8 Plays
Patrick Greene

Productions (101)
  • Comedy
  • 75 - 90 minutes
  • 10 f, 10 m, 10 either (10-80 actors possible: 3-40 f, 3-40 m)

Travel around the world and explore forgotten myths and unusual legends in eight fast-paced and hilarious tales... Read more

"Alice in Wonderland" adapted by Jason Pizzarello

Alice in Wonderland
Jason Pizzarello

Productions (198)
  • Drama/Comedy
  • 30 - 40 minutes
  • 9 f, 9 m, 12 either (11-38 actors possible: 5-32 f, 6-33 m)

A darker, more faithful version of Lewis Carroll's classic tale that reimagines the experience of Wonderland, and ends with an unexpected new twist... Read more

"A Seussified Christmas Carol (full-length)" by Peter Bloedel

A Seussified Christmas Carol (full-length)
Peter Bloedel

Productions (152)
  • Comedy
  • 65 - 85 minutes
  • 6 f, 11 m, 22 either (11-39 actors possible: 5-28 f, 6-33 m)

A whimsical reinvention of Dickens' most beloved Christmas story in wacky rhymed couplets. With zoot fruited juices and binka bird geese, from Bed-Headed Fred to Timmy Loo Hoo, this tale of glorious holiday cheer is similar to something Dr. Seuss might have come up with -- if he ever had his way with the story... Read more

"Bedtime Stories (As Told by Our Dad) (Who Messed Them Up)" by Ed Monk

Bedtime Stories (As Told by Our Dad) (Who Messed Them Up)
Ed Monk

Productions (94)
  • Comedy
  • 45 - 65 minutes
  • 6 f, 4 m, 16 either (12-31 actors possible: 6-27 f, 4-25 m)

It's Dad's turn to tell his three rambunctious kids their bedtime stories, but when he gets fuzzy on the details, the classics get creative... Read more

The True Story of the 3 Little Pigs! by Paul Gilvary, Robert Kauzlaric and William Rush, based on the book by Jon Scieszka and Lane Smith

The True Story of the 3 Little Pigs!
Robert Kauzlaric

Productions (60)
  • Musical Comedy
  • 50 - 60 minutes
  • 4 f, 1 m, 6 either (5-11 actors possible: 4-7 f, 1-7 m)

There are two sides to every story, and when the Big, Bad Wolf takes the stand in Piggsylvania's Trial of the Century, he finally gets his say. Enter the jury box and decide the fate of Big 'n' Bad in this musical adaptation of the hit children's book. Read more

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"Terms of Endearment" adapted for the stage by Dan Gordon

Terms of Endearment
Dan Gordon

Productions (2)
  • Drama
  • 110 - 120 minutes
  • 3 f, 3 m (6-9 actors possible: 3-5 f, 3-4 m)

Challenges in life and love test the resilience of a mother-daughter relationship in Dan Gordon's adaptation of Terms of Endearment, based on the book by Pulitzer Prize-winner Larry McMurtry and James L. Brooks's screenplay of the Oscar-winning film... Read more

"Jeeves at Sea" adapted by Margaret Raether

Jeeves at Sea
Margaret Raether

Productions (2)
  • Comedy
  • 90 - 100 minutes
  • 2 f, 4 m

Set sail for laughter as Bertie Wooster revels in life aboard the Vanderley yacht. Bertie is the pampered guest of the lively Lady Stella (very fetching profile), accompanied, as always, by his peerless valet, Jeeves... Read more

"Daughters of Io" by Quincy Long

Daughters of Io
Quincy Long

Productions (1)
  • Comedy/Drama
  • 80 - 85 minutes
  • 8 f, 1 m

Two groups of spirited young women find their paths to independence intertwined when a progressive women's college in 1930s New England takes in a family of milkmaids fleeing an arranged marriage... Read more

"Orange Is the New Glass" by Tyler Dwiggins

Orange Is the New Glass
Tyler Dwiggins

Productions (2)
  • Comedy
  • 40 - 50 minutes
  • 9 f, 4 m, 5 either (13-18 actors possible: 8-17 f, 1-10 m)

In a fairy-tale kingdom obsessed with pop culture and social media, fairy godmothers are lawyers and the Three Little Pig-arazzi chase celebrities. But when Cinderella leaves her self-absorbed prince and winds up in jail with an unlikely girl squad, she doesn't just cause a sensation--she starts a revolution... Read more

"An Undisclosed Location" by Ed Monk

An Undisclosed Location
Ed Monk

Productions (1)
  • Drama
  • 30 - 35 minutes
  • 1 f, 3 m, 2 either (6 actors possible: 1-3 f, 3-5 m)

Before everything went so terribly wrong, Dr. Hale's team of scientists was trying to help people. Now, John Bonner is the only one who can try to make the world understand--because he's the only one left alive... Read more

"Ideation" by Aaron Loeb

Ideation
Aaron Loeb

Productions (11)
  • Comic Thriller
  • 85 - 95 minutes
  • 1 f, 4 m

Ninety minutes from now, a group of stressed-out corporate consultants is slated to present their work on a mysterious project. It's time to brainstorm within the morally ambiguous parameters they've been given so they can make it to their kids' soccer games and continue their ill-advised affairs... Read more

"A Seussified Pride and Prejudice" by Peter Bloedel

A Seussified Pride and Prejudice (full-length version)
Peter Bloedel

Productions (2)
  • Comedy
  • 80 - 100 minutes
  • 8 f, 6 m, 4 either (8-32 actors possible: 5-16 f, 3-16 m)

This whimsical retelling is something Dr. Seuss might come up with if he had his way with the time-tested Jane Austen classic... Read more

"Abominable" by Michael T. Hesford

Abominable
Michael T. Hesford

Productions (1)
  • Drama
  • 40 - 55 minutes
  • 5 f, 5 m, 1 either (10-11 actors possible: 5-6 f, 5-6 m)

When a ferocious blizzard hits a Midwestern town without warning, a young teacher and her students are left trapped in a one-room schoolhouse... Read more

"Sally Cotter and the Quest We Follow" by Dean O'Carroll

Sally Cotter and the Quest We Follow
Dean O'Carroll

Productions (1)
  • Parody
  • 70 - 90 minutes
  • 15 f, 15 m, 10 either (19-50 actors possible: 12-30 f, 7-30 m)

Sally has just bought a copy of the final book in her favorite series of novels. But if she finishes reading it, will the magic all be . . . over? As she sleeps on it, Sally once again dreams she's a student at Frogbull Academy of Sorcery... Read more

"Digging Up the Boys" by Laura Lundgren Smith

Digging Up the Boys
Laura Lundgren Smith

Productions (19)
  • Drama
  • 40 - 45 minutes
  • 3 f, 4 m, 1 either (8 actors possible: 3-4 f, 4-5 m)

The mine where Floyd, Paul, and Jack work is old, nearly picked clean and about to be closed, when part of it collapses, trapping them. The women left above race to the foreman, only to receive the company line: Go home and pray. We'll handle it... Read more

"Dead and Breathing" by Chisa Hutchinson

Dead and Breathing
Chisa Hutchinson

Productions (4)
  • Drama
  • 80 - 95 minutes
  • 2 f (2 actors possible: 1-2 f, 0-1 m)

Cranky old Carolyn Whitlock has been in hospice for far too long and just wants to die already. But she'll have to work harder than she ever has in her privileged life to convince her oversharing and very Christian nurse to help her end it... Read more

"Like You Like It" by Daniel S. Acquisto book and lyrics by Sammy Buck

Like You Like It
Daniel S. Acquisto

Productions (26)
  • Musical Comedy
  • 120 - 130 minutes
  • 5 f, 4 m, 4 either (11-50 actors possible: 5-50 f, 4-50 m)

All the world's a mall in this totally awesome musical mashup of Shakespeare and John Hughes. It's 1985 and the brand new Arden Mall is hosting a high school dance. Bookworm babe Rosalind wants to go with varsity wrestler Orlando, but she's never had the guts to talk to him... Read more