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Touring Show Scripts

  • 1.  Touring Show Scripts

    Posted 22 days ago
    Next year I am considering, rather than trying to fund busses for all the feeder schools to attend our spring Rep show, staging a show that we can tour to them.  I'm looking for recommendations for scripts that would work well for this.  These scripts would need to be:
    *About 60 minutes in length, or able to be legally cut to about 60 minutes
    *Musicals are okay if they only require a keyboard or have canned music
    *Set should be a unit set or something simple that can be collapsed into a van
    *Material should be appropriate for 11-14 year olds, but still challenging for junior/senior actors


    Jason Coats
    Shawnee Mission Northwest HS
    Thespian Troupe #888
    Shawnee, KS

  • 2.  RE: Touring Show Scripts

    Posted 21 days ago
    STILL LIFE WITH IRIS! There's a 60-minute cut available from Dramatic Publishing. There are some set requirements, but the script lends itself to a lot of creativity.

    Cassy Maxton-Whitacre
    Theatre Department Coordinator
    Fishersville VA

  • 3.  RE: Touring Show Scripts

    Posted 20 days ago
    Trey Clarkson's "Rosie the Riveter" and Richard Tulloch's "The Book of Everything." We did touring versions of these shows with only rehearsal cubes, chairs, and a few props. We had 25 students on stage the entire show for each one-act.