Plays with Flexible Casting

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

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)

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)

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)

Whole Class Plays

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.)

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.)

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

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.)

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.)

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)

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)

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

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.)

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)

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

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

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

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)

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

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

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

Three short versions of Shakespeare’s play, Hamlet.

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

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

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

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

Scenes

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

Monologues

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

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