May 2019

A Very Odd Harvest Play

10 characters. 5F, 3M, 2 Either; 22 pages in length. Approximately 15-20 minutes running time. A mythological/intergalactic comedy for teens by playwright, Elizabeth Rapoza.

Alzheimer’s Diary

2 characters. 2F; 21 pages in length. Approximately 20-25 minutes running time. A drama about a daughter and her ill mother written by Steve Gold.

Camp Soggy Lake

5 characters. 2M, 3F; 12 pages in length. Approximately 10-15 minutes running time. A nature comedy for teens written by Thomas J. Misuraca.

Detention is Detention is Detention

3 characters. 1M, 2F; 18 pages in length. Approximately 15-20 minutes running time. A comedy about male/female relationships written by Suzanne Dottino. Strong language.

Idols

11+ characters. 6F, 5M, 2+ Either; 13 pages in length. Approximately 10-15 minutes running time. A one-act comedy for teens about obsession written by Donald Arneson.

Niseag

3 characters. 2M, 1F; Flexible casting; 15 pages in length. Approximately 15-20 minutes running time. A Loch Ness comedy for teens written by Donald W. Falconer. Some strong language.

Bella Napoli

2 characters. 1M, 1F; 13 pages in length. Approximately 10-15 minutes running time. A comedy set in 1930’s Italy written by Steve Gold.

Pool Party

7 characters. 7F; 27 pages in length. Approximately 20-30 minutes running time. A party planning dramedy for teens written by Patti Veconi.

Poulter Guise

15+ characters. 3-6M, 12-14F; Flexible cast; 28 pages in length. Approximately 30-45 minutes running time. A supernatural comedy for teens by playwright, Elizabeth Rapoza.

School Work

9 characters. 5M, 4F; Flexible cast; 19 pages in length. Approximately 20-25 minutes running time. An extraterrestrial comedy for teens by playwright, Elizabeth Rapoza.

April 2019

Have A Hoppy Holiday

2 characters. 3 pages long. Approximately 1-5 minutes running time. A comedy for children about the loss of a pet by playwright, Scot Walker.

Doctor Mercury

16 characters. 8M, 8F, Flexible Cast; 8 pages in length. Approximately 5-10 minutes running time. A time-travelling comedy for children written by Terence Patrick Hughes.

Olla and Ollie

4-20+ characters., Flexible Cast; 25 pages in length. Approximately 20-30 minutes running time. A fantasy adventure for children and teens written by Leonard Goodisman.(5 credits)

Weird World of Weather

21 characters. 2M, 3F, 16 Either. 8 pages in length. Approximately 5-10 minutes running time. A comedy for children about the unpredictability of the weather by Barbara Henderson.

A Day in the Life of Bear

5 characters; 3M; 2F; 7 pages in length. Approximately 5-10 minutes running time. A comedy based on Goldilocks and the Three Bears written by Andy Pavey.

Boomerang

3 characters; Flexible cast. 2 pages in length. Approximately 1-5 minutes running time. An Australian folk tale adaptation written by Janea Dahl.

The Enormous Turnip

29 characters; Flexible cast. 3 pages in length. Approximately 1-5 minutes running time (depending on casting). A Russian folktale for children with study guide adapted by Janea Dahl.

The Firefly and the Ants

8 characters; Flexible Cast; 5 pages in length. Approximately 5 minutes running time. A comedic fable written by Andy Pavey.

The Fox and the Crow

7 characters; Flexible Cast; 11 pages in length. Approximately 5-10 minutes running time. A comedic adaptation of the fable written by Andy Pavey.

The King is in Double Trouble

13 characters. 7M, 6F; 16 pages in length. Approximately 15-20 minutes running time. A medieval comedy for children and teens written by Terence Patrick Hughes.

The Miser and His Gold

6 characters; 2M, 2F, 2 Either; 9 pages in length. Approximately 5-10 minutes running time. A comedic adaptation of the fable written by Andy Pavey.

Three Fish Friends

6 characters; Flexible casting. 3 pages in length. Approximately 1-5 minutes running time. An adaptation of an Indian Panchatantra fable written by Neha Bhatt.

March 2019

A Midsummer Camp’s Dream

19 characters. 10M, 9F, Flexible cast; 47 pages in length. Approximately 45-50 minutes running time. A modern Shakespeare comedy for teens written by Terence Patrick Hughes. (10 credits)

The Tempest

19 characters. 11M, 6F, 2Either; 53 pages in length. Approximately 45-60 minutes running time. A comic Shakespeare adaptation written by Terence Patrick Hughes. (10 credits)

The Ever Changing Story

10+ characters. 5M, 5F, Flexible Cast; 5 pages in length. Approximately 5 minutes running time. A comedic journey along America’s West-Coast for children written by Terence Patrick Hughes.

Dog, Cat, and the Red Bird

6 characters. Flexible cast; 3 pages in length. Approximately 1-5 minutes running time. A short play for children about acceptance by Shaneisha Dodson.

The Hula Hoop Girls: American Capitals

2 characters. 2F; 3 pages in length. Approximately 1-5 minutes running time. A scene for young girls about studying written by David-Matthew Barnes.

The Little Grey Cloud

4 characters. Flexible casting. 5 pages in length. Approximately 5 minutes running time. A story about making friends for young children written by Sashi Mendis.

February 2019

DN-Valentines-Day-Drama-Activities

Fourteen fantastic drama activities that will delight you and your students!

In the Box

5-19 characters. 2M, 11F, 6Either; Flexible Casting; 14 pages in length. Approximately 10-15 minutes running time. A spoof on television for kids by playwright Elizabeth Rapoza.

All is Fair in Show Business

6 characters; 4F, 2 Either; 17 pages in length. Approximately 10-20 minutes running time. A comedy for teens written by Barry M. Putt, Jr.

The Wicked Old Witch

12 characters. 4M, 7F, 1Either; 11 pages in length. Approximately 10-15 minutes running time. Lyrical fairy-tale that can also be performed as a puppet show.

January 2019

DN One-Liners

Sixty+ extremely short jokes to perform!

DN 50 Skits for Kids

50+ royalty-free scripts for kids and teens!

DN Stereotypes Lesson-Playing Tag

Drama game and lesson on stereotyping!

DN African American Inventors

African American History Month drama activity featuring 14 inventors!

Summer and Fall 2018

New royalty-free Script Library with hundreds of plays added!

April 2018

The Spirit in the Bottle

8 characters-flexible casting. 8 pages. A story-telling play for children adapted from the Brothers Grimm fairy tale by Evan Guilford-Blake.

6+ characters. 16 pages, approximately 20 minutes running time. A play for children suggested by the tale from the Brothers Grimm, by award-winning playwright, Evan Guilford-Blake.

20-34 parts. 60 pages, over one-hour running time. Adaptation of three Afro-Caribbean folk tales calls for a cast of 20 to 34 of mixed ages, by award-winning playwright, Evan Guilford-Blake.

DN Silver From the Wind

6-15 characters. 6 pages long. Approximately ten minutes running time. A story-telling play for children adapted from his original winter tale by award-winning playwright, Evan Guilford-Blake.

SnapDragon

15-30+ parts. Flexible casting. 15 pages long, 20-30 minutes running time. A story-telling play for children adapted from his original fairy tale by award-winning playwright, Evan Guilford-Blake.

The Lost Teddy Bear

3 characters (flexible casting). 4 pages, approximately six minutes running time. A short play for children by Evan Guilford-Blake..

March 2018

Cinderella Meets the Little Mermaid

8 characters. 6 pages, approximately 8 minutes running time. Original fractured fairy tale script found only on Drama Notebook.

Marigold and Geniestiltskin

8 characters. 7 pages, approximately 9 minutes running time. Original fractured fairy tale script found only on Drama Notebook..

The Quest for Pixie Dust

13-21 characters. 9 pages, approximately 10 minutes running time. Original fractured fairy tale script found only on Drama Notebook.

Snow White and Aladdin

13 characters. 11 pages, approximately 12 minutes running time. Original fractured fairy tale script found only on Drama Notebook!

A Golden Trip to Neverland

12 characters (flexible cast). 10 pages, approximately 12 minutes running time. Original fractured fairy tale script found only on Drama Notebook!

February 2018

The Tortoise and the Hare

8 minutes long. Parts for ten actors. Humorous re-telling of the classic Aesop’s fable.

Peter's Big Adventure

7 minutes long, parts for 7 actors. Ages 7-10. Adaptation of the classic story by Beatrix Potter.

The Ant and the Grasshopper

6 minutes long. Parts for six actors. Humorous re-telling of the classic folk-tale.

Mary Had a Little Lamb

5 minutes long. Parts for 6 actors. Comedic short script based on the traditional nursery rhyme.

Chicken Little

7 minutes long. Parts for seven actors. Hilarious re-telling of the classic fable.

Trouble in Fairy Wood

13-17 characters. 14 pages, approximately 18-20 minutes running time. Original story about fairies who play pranks on humans. For ages 12 and up.

Billy Goats Gruff

7 minutes long. Parts for 8 actors. Humorous re-telling of the classic Norwegian fairy tale. For ages 7-10.

January 2018

African American History Month

Twelve innovative African American History Month drama activities and projects. Ages 9 and up. 22 pages!

The Search for a Director

8 parts, 9 pages. Short script for use in a directing class.

The Rude Actors

15 parts. Flexible casting. For ages 12 and up. Ten-fifteen minutes run-time.

The Smart Alec's Sleeping Beauty

14 parts. For ages 12 and up. Twisted fairy tale script!

The Explorers and the Aliens

Two-page science-fiction themed script for young children. Parts for fifteen, with flexible casting.

The Google-Bob Berry Bush

Short Dr. Seuss-style script for ages 5-7. 6+ parts. Flexible casting. 3 pages long.

The Heart of Puzzlania

7 characters, 11 pages. Short script that teaches tolerance and the value of diversity. For ages 11 and up.