Heroes Like Me

AnyTown, USA, needs a hero! When called upon by the townspeople, the Super Heroes are eager to help. From litter to bullying to technology addiction, the Super Heroes take pride in their work of snuffing out the bad and replacing it with the good.

Using stories from real life participants with autism and other disabilities, this new musical is adaptable, great for actors as young as 8 up through adults, and geared for audiences in elementary and middle school. Heroes Like Me lets you tell the story of your town and open your eyes, your hearts and maybe unlock your own super powers!

Roles
16
Musicians
1
Acts
1
Duration
50 Mins

Creators

The Miracle Project

The Miracle Project

Book The Miracle Project® is a theatre and film arts program for individuals with autism and other disabilities, and their typically-developing siblings and peers. The Miracle Project® uses a groundbreaking and proven methodology to...

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Zachary Marsh

Zachary Marsh

Lyrics and Music A native of Seattle, Zach has music directed and accompanied musicals such as Godspell, Nunsense, and Into the Woods all along the west coast. Pursuing a career in film scoring, Zach relocated to Los Angeles recently and...

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Ryan Berman

Ryan Berman

Author Ryan Berman is a rising star in the autism community, providing a variety of services, skills and resources to families and children impacted by autism. Working closely with families, he provides comprehensive in-home consultations...

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Shelley Pack

Shelley Pack

Author Shelley Pack is a comedic actress and producer, she has performed with Groundlings, Second City Alumni, Kristen Wiig, and the cast of Whose Line is it Anyway. Her production company, Infinite Light Productions creates original...

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Elaine Hall

Elaine Hall

Script Adaption Elaine Hall “Coach E!” referenced by The New York Times as “the child whisperer, “ is a pioneer in using inclusive Theater, film, music, and movement to bring out the best in individuals of all abilities. Her work has been...

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Instrumentation

1 Musician

Instrumental Tracks OR Piano

Casting

Great Uniter
Student Superhero who is talkative and very expressive.

Dale
Adult male newscaster who is outgoing and inquisitive. Could be played by a teacher.

Francine
Adult female newscaster who is wise and nurturing. Could be played by a teacher.

Bob
Friendly adult male who plays someone who works in the newsroom, a teacher, and Mayor of Los Angeles.

Sarah
Student townsperson who is very kind and helpful.

John
Student townsperson whose parents are farmers. He is very interested in the environment.

Maria
Student townsperson who is sweet and caring. She assists the non-speaking student Jeremy in communicating.

Sam
Student townsperson who is sarcastic, blunt, and funny.

Super Solver
Student Superhero who uses common sense to solve problems.

Recyclone
Student Superhero whose main interest is helping the environment.

Technobot
Student Superhero whose main interest is technology.

Jeremy
Student townsperson who can be non-speaking and is a great leader. He types or points at letter board to communicate.

Greg
A student bully who also plays Dad in the family scene.

Jill
A student bully who also plays Mom in the family scene.

Joe
A quiet and sweet boy who gets bullied for being different.

Ensemble
Plays roles in the family and townspeople scenes.

Cast Vocal Ranges

Promotional Resources

Heroes Like Me Logo Pack

Official Logo Pack

Included with license

Includes color and black and white high-resolution logo files in JPG, PNG, and EPS formats.

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Heroes Like Me Official Show Artwork

Official Show Artwork

$175 / $125 for educators

Creating artwork for your performance has never been easier – customize online in minutes, download a print-ready PDF, order printed posters, access layered files.

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Heroes Like Me Promotion Kit & Social Media Guide

Digital Marketing Essentials

$250 / $150 for educators

Includes everything you need to plan and implement the promotion of your show – 50+ graphics for social media, original show specific content, social media guide, promotion calendar and press release template.

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Heroes Like Me Cast & Crew T-Shirts

Cast & Crew T-Shirts

As low as $10 each

Broadway Licensing has partnered with Subplot Studio to offer premium-quality Cast & Crew T-Shirts! You can add your theatre name, show dates and even your cast & crew names on the back.

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Production Resources