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21 Guaranteed Ways to Get Detention
(Even When Your Principal Doesn't Want to Give You One)
by Ian McWethy

Productions (71)
  • Comedy
  • 30 - 45 minutes
  • 11 f, 13 m, 3 either (4-30 actors possible: 0-30 f, 0-30 m)
  • Set: Minimal.
  • Standard Edition ISBN: 978-1-62384-985-6

21 Guaranteed Ways to Get Detention
(Even When Your Principal Doesn't Want to Give You One)
by Ian McWethy

(9)
Productions (71)
  • Comedy
  • 30 - 45 minutes
  • 11 f, 13 m, 3 either (4-30 actors possible: 0-30 f, 0-30 m)
  • Set: Minimal.

The quota is clear: the principal of McKinley Grove High School and her two new assistants can't give out more than twenty detentions per year. But this student body breaks the rules in such ridiculous ways, they might hit the maximum in just one day. Meet the world's most obvious cheater, a ruthless Girl Scout cookie mogul, the captain of the Cat Football League, and many more in this cavalcade of hilariously bad behavior.

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The quota is clear: the principal of McKinley Grove High School and her two new assistants can't give out more than twenty detentions per year. But this student body breaks the rules in such ridiculous ways, they might hit the maximum in just one day. Meet the world's most obvious cheater, a ruthless Girl Scout cookie mogul, the captain of the Cat Football League, and many more in this cavalcade of hilariously bad behavior.

  • Comedy
  • 30 - 45 minutes
  • 11 f, 13 m, 3 either (4-30 actors possible: 0-30 f, 0-30 m)
  • Set: Minimal.
  • Standard Edition ISBN: 978-1-62384-985-6

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Mitchell, SD United States
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