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  • Hi! I teach a 9-week Spring musical theatre class with a performance at the 7-week mark. Last year, we did 2 selections from MTI's new 10-Minute Musicals. This year, none of the selections are working with my group of 8. Do you all know of a good one-act play with music (rather than a full-blown read more

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    Has anyone ever come across a decent cutting of KNIGHT OF THE BURNING PESTLE? I wanted to try to find one before I hunker down and do it myself. ------------------------------ Keith Rollins Director Murray County High School GA ------------------------------

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    Hello theater community Along with a few colleagues and a talented set of student, we produce a celebration of talent in the Spring. It is a compilation of different variety acts with a few one act productions. I am looking for website that I might be able to use to try more contemporary one acts read more

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    2 vignette plays - series of scenes that can be independently cast which makes it possible to have a large cast. Almost, Maine - very sweet. Simple set. The Good Doctor - Neil Simon's adaptation of some of Chekov's short stories - tied together by "The Writer" (aka Chekov) who appears in several read more

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    Hi there! Our theatre company did a production of "The Plot, Like Gravy, Thickens" about a year ago and our students LOVED it. It's a comedic murder mystery that has about an 18-person cast (including swings/understudies). As long as you have a strong male actor to play Edward, the rest of the roles read more

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    Hi! I am managing publicity for a high school production of Chicago: Teen Edition and have hit a bump in the road. In the contract, it seems as though we are not allowed to hang up posters in the area surrounding our performance space. I was wondering if anyone else had done this version of Chicago and read more

  • RE: Licensing fees


    I saw this thread, and, as a playwright, I just wanted to weigh in on this discussion. I will say that there are other options for plays other than the well-known publishing houses. In particular, some of my plays are licensed to Drama Notebook where they are offered royalty-free as long as no admission read more

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