Plays with Flexible Casting

(These plays contain characters which can be played by either male or female actors.)

A Midsummer Camp’s Dream-Royalty-free Play Script for Schools-

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)

Shakespeare Adaptation Play Script for Schools-Three Tragedies

Three Tragedies!
17 characters. Flexible cast; 43 pages in length. Approximately 45-60 minutes running time. A collection of short plays about Shakespeare’s minor characters written by Martin Keady. (10 credits)

Script for schools-Hamlet and the Magic Beanstalk

Hamlet and the Magic Beanstalk
11 characters. 5M; 6F; Flexible casting; 59 pages long. Approximately 60-75 minutes running time. An adaptation that combines Hamlet with Jack and The Beanstalk written by Kioomars Ghanbari Azar and Masoud Shakarami. (10 credits)

The-Wee-Triple-Swine-of-Briarvine

The Wee Triple Swine of Briarvine
5 characters. Flexible Casting; 12 pages in length. Approximately 10-15 minutes running time. A Shakespearean adaptation of The Three Little Pigs written by Bill Schulte.

Whole Class Plays
Royalty-free Abbreviated Shakespeare Script-Romeo and Juliet in One Hour

Romeo and Juliet
In One Hour

27-40 characters. A professionally edited one-hour version of Shakespeare’s play, ‘Romeo and Juliet’ that is royalty-free to Drama Notebook members! (3 credits.)

Macbeth in One Hour Play Script for Schools

Macbeth
In One Hour

26 characters. Too good to be true. Here is a professionally edited one-hour version of Macbeth that is included in a Drama Notebook membership! (3 credits.)

Abbreviated Shakespeare Scripts for Schools-Hamlet One Hour

Hamlet
In One Hour

20-30 characters. A professionally edited one-hour version of Shakespeare’s play, ‘Hamlet’ that is royalty-free to Drama Notebook members! (3 credits.)

Royalty-free Abbreviated Shakespeare Script-Julius Caesar in One Hour

Julius Caesar
In One Hour

20-30 characters. A professionally edited one-hour version of Shakespeare’s play, ‘Julius Caesar’ that is royalty-free to Drama Notebook members! (3 credits.)

Abbreviated Shakespeare Scripts for Schools-Much Ado One Hour

Much Ado About Nothing
In One Hour

19 characters. A professionally edited one-hour version of Shakespeare’s play, ‘Much Ado About Nothing’ that is royalty-free to Drama Notebook members! (3 credits.)

The Tempest-Royalty-free Play Script for Schools

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)

A Midsummer Camp’s Dream-Royalty-free Play Script for Schools-

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)

Short Shakespeare Script for Schools- As You Like It - One Hour

As You Like It
In One Hour

A professionally edited one-hour version of Shakespeare’s play, ‘As You Like It’ that is royalty-free to Drama Notebook members! (3 credits.)

Abbreviated Shakespeare Scripts for Schools-One Hour Midsummer Night’s Dream

Midsummer Night’s Dream
In One Hour

17 characters. A professionally edited one-hour version of Shakespeare’s play, ‘A Midsummer Night’s Dream’ that is royalty-free to Drama Notebook members! (3 credits.)

Shakespeare Adaptation Play Script for Schools-Three Tragedies

Three Tragedies!
17 characters. Flexible cast; 43 pages in length. Approximately 45-60 minutes running time. A collection of short plays about Shakespeare’s minor characters written by Martin Keady. (10 credits)

hort Shakespeare Script for Schools- The Tempest - One Hour

The Tempest
In One Hour

12-20 characters. A professionally edited one-hour version of Shakespeare’s play, ‘The Tempest’ that is royalty-free to Drama Notebook members! (3 credits.)

Plays for smaller groups, in order of cast size
Royalty-free Play Script for Schools-The Lamentable Tragedy of Titus and Juliet

The Lamentable Tragedy of Titus and Juliet
15 characters; 7M, 8F; 36 pages in length. Approximately 30-45 minutes running time. A comedy for teens written by Ryan Bultrowicz.

Abbreviated Shakespeare Scripts for Schools-Twelfth Night One Hour

Twelfth Night
In One Hour

12 characters. A professionally edited one-hour version of Shakespeare’s play, ‘Twelfth Night’ that is royalty-free to Drama Notebook members! (3 credits.)

Script for schools-Hamlet and the Magic Beanstalk

Hamlet and the Magic Beanstalk
11 characters. 5M; 6F; Flexible casting; 59 pages long. Approximately 60-75 minutes running time. An adaptation that combines Hamlet with Jack and The Beanstalk written by Kioomars Ghanbari Azar and Masoud Shakarami. (10 credits)

Short Shakespeare Scripts-Macbeth Scripts for Schools

Macbeth
Shakespeare Scripts

Two fantastic short versions of Shakespeare’s play, Macbeth.

Short Shakespeare Script for Schools- The Tempest, Two Short Scripts

The Tempest
Two Short Scripts

Two scripted versions of Shakespeare’s play ‘The Tempest.’ Two-page version and ten-minute version!

Abbreviated Shakespeare Scripts for Schools-Much Ado Scripts

Much Ado About Nothing
Two Short Scripts

Two scripted versions of Shakespeare’s play ‘Much Ado About Nothing.’ Two-page version and ten-minute version!

Short Shakespeare Scripts-Hamlet Scripts for Schools

Hamlet
Shakespeare Scripts

Three short versions of Shakespeare’s play, Hamlet.

Short Shakespeare Script for Schools- As You Like It - Two Short Scripts

As You Like It
Two Short Scripts

Two scripted versions of Shakespeare’s play ‘As You Like It.’ Two-page version and ten-minute version!

Short Shakespeare Scripts-Midsummer Night's Dream Scripts for Schools

A Midsummer Night’s Dream
Shakespeare Scripts

Four edited scenes from the play, plus a three-page version of ‘Midsummer Night’s Dream!’

Short Shakespeare Scripts-Romeo and Juliet Scripts for Schools

Romeo and Juliet
Shakespeare Scripts

Three versions of Romeo and Juliet in ten lines, a three-page version of the play and more!

The-Wee-Triple-Swine-of-Briarvine

The Wee Triple Swine of Briarvine
5 characters. Flexible Casting; 12 pages in length. Approximately 10-15 minutes running time. A Shakespearean adaptation of The Three Little Pigs written by Bill Schulte.

Abbreviated Shakespeare Scripts for Schools-Twelfth Night Scripts

Twelfth Night
Two Short Scripts

Two scripted versions of Shakespeare’s play ‘Twelfth Night.’ Two-page version and ten-minute version!

Scenes
Shakespeare Acting Practice Play Script for Schools

Shakespeare
Acting Practice Scripts

Four short scenes to use with beginning Shakespeare actors, or to use with skill-building activities!

Macbeth Short Scenes to Use in Drama Class

Macbeth Witches Scenes
Two easy-to-recite and understand scenes featuring the witches from Macbeth. Also includes an extra activity and discussion questions.

Monologues
Shakespeare Soliloquies-Drama Activity for Schools

Shakespeare
Soliloquies

34 of the most famous (and brief) speeches, ready to print and hand out to your students!

Shakespeare Sonnets to Perform

Shakespeare Sonnets
to Perform

Sixteen sonnets, chosen for their simplicity. Ready to print and distribute to your class right away—also includes translations!