YouthPLAYS publishes plays and musicals for performance by schools, youth theatres, community theatres, universities and professional theatres for young audiences. Our many full-length, one-act and ten-minute scripts are ideal for production, as well as for use in the classroom and for forensics and other competitions. All are available digitally, and most are available in printed acting editions as well.
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Scripts for theatres, schools, camps, forensics, tours and more!
Bullying, Ink. is Here!
Bullying, Ink., our new collection of short plays about bullying by Diana Burbano, Hillary DePiano, Jonathan Dorf, Julia Edwards, Jeff Goode, Neeley Gossett, Bradley Hayward, Arthur M. Jolly, Laura King, Hayley Lawson-Smith, Ellen Margolis, Daniel Rashid, Dylan Schifrin and Don Zolidis... has arrived. Click here to learn more, or to purchase your copy or performance rights.
Please Say Yes: Short Plays About Promposing is Now Available!
Our second big collection of the season is here... Please Say Yes offers up plays about this modern teen phenomenon, the promposal, by Nicole B. Adkins, Will Coleman, Megan Gogerty, Neeley Gossett, Adam Hahn, Laura King, Samantha Macher, Wendy-Marie Martin, Anne G'Fellers Mason and Ricky Young-Howze... Click here to learn more or purchase your copy or performance rights.
More Recent Arrivals...
Know Your Role by Brandi Owensby... A Poodle More Beautiful by Stacey Lane... Smitten by Jeri Weiss... Stak by Stacy Tanner... A Tiny Tern of the Whole Wide World by Kemuel DeMoville... Wrong Number, Romeo! by Alex Rubin and many, many more!
The 2016 New Voices One-Act Play Competition for Young Playwrights entries are now with the readers. Stay tuned for news in the early fall, and in the meantime, get writing for May 1, 2017!