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One-Act Selection Guide

One-act competition season is right around the corner, have you selected your show? We’re here to help! Follow this handy guide for everything you need to know about selecting, producing, and licensing a one-act for UIL, ITF, or any other one-act showcase you participate in. How to Pick a One-Act Competition Licensing Q&A One-Acts Everyone Should Have in Their Library

Starting your theatre streaming journey

Streaming is the future of theatre. Haven’t streamed yet? Feel intimidated by all the tech and fees? Don’t worry—we’ve got you covered. We’re partnering with Stellar Tickets to make streaming easy, affordable, and fun for all theatres. What is Stellar Tickets? What is a Live/Video Archival License? Why should I stream my show? What does streaming cost? How do I …

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Your New Favorite Perennial Holiday Show

Looking for a reliably entertaining show to fill the Holiday slot in your season? Here are six that each offer something different for all audiences. Why perennial shows? The holiday season is a perfect time for your theatre to establish a cornerstone production that your audience will keep coming back to year after year. Make your holiday production a family …

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The Ultimate One-Act Guide for Back-to-School Planning

No matter if you’re looking for a library building, classroom use, directing projects, performances, or competitions, we’ve rounded up our recommendations for one-acts for this school year. See titles in the following categories: New Releases Flexible Casting Minimal Set Pre-approved for Competition Cuts

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The Ultimate Play Guide for Back-to-School Planning

School is back in session! Still setting your season? Find your next great play here! Browse our recommendations in the following categories: Female-Led Gender Expansive Diverse Stories Challenging Roles Minimal Set Large Cast Pre-Approved for Competition Cuts

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The Ultimate Musical Guide for Back-to-School Planning

It’s here: The Ultimate Musical Guide for Back-to-School Planning! Discover Broadway hits, familiar favorites, and hidden gems that will fit your needs.  You can find everything you’re looking for here: Large Cast Minimal Set

Introducing Broadway Book Club

It’s opening night! Broadway Book Club is your source for top play scripts to add to your collection. Get 7 scripts delivered to your door 4 times a year, curated by leading playwrights like Lauren Gunderson, Anna Ziegler, and Lucas Hnath. Open a box and discover the best of the American theatre, from 1936 into 2022 and beyond! The first …

11 Holiday Shows That Pack The House

Related: Holiday Hits It’s like Christmas in July…in May! It’s never too early to get into the Christmas Spirit or for a head start in planning your program’s winter spectacular.  Before you log out for summer break, set your holiday plans now! Here are 9 Holiday Shows that will pack the house in December: If you like It’s a Wonderful …

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10 Superb Plays for Summer Reading That You’ll Want to Produce at Your Theater

Lounging by the pool may be nice, but lounging with a script is even nicer. Pick up some new scripts on your vacation to get ready for season planning!  School Girls; or, The African Mean Girls Play The Play That Goes Wrong Fairview Usual Girls The Half-Life of Marie Curie Grand Horizons The Inheritance Part 1 The New Englanders Mlima’s …

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10 Excellent Plays for Summer Reading That You’ll Want to Produce at Your School 

School’s out! Every theatre director needs some good vacation time. Are you spending your summer reading new scripts to get excited for the next school year? Relax by the poolside with these entertaining scripts that could inspire your next great production!  The Revolutionists Everybody Men on Boats Mac Beth Winter Break The Play That Goes Wrong Clue Act One Shows …