PUBLISHERS, PUBLICATIONS, AND BOOKSTORES

ArtsReach Children's Theatre Plays -- Quality scripts for productions of every size, scope and budget for children, young audiences, schools and families.
Beat by Beat Press -- Your new source for fresh, original children's musicals founded by a group of writers and educators in New York City.
Bill's Playscript Library -- In addition to listing my published playscripts, my site is home base for the "Theatre Link Exchange." You will also find other useful links here to schools & theatres on the internet along with my "Info For Authors" - an ever growing source of information for playwrights who are trying to get themselves and their plays noticed via the internet.
Broadway Play Publishing, Inc. -- Established in New York City in 1982 with a mission to publish and license the stage performance rights of the finest contemporary American plays. Our growing catalog consists of over 1,000 plays and over 300 authors.
Broadway Press -- Books for theatre designers and technicians.
Brooklyn Publishers -- Award Winning Plays for Competition and Stage.
CenterStage Press -- Your school, theater troupe, or community theater can present fresh new adaptations of classic tales and fantastic original stories.
Centerstage Productions -- Youth Musicals for Grades 3-12 for Schools, Libraries and Youths of All Ages.
Classics On Stage! -- These performance proven, professionally developed children's theatre stageplays have all been successfully produced across the US, as well as internationally, by a myriad of professional and community theatres, and by a wide spectrum of academic and civic organizations.
Contemporary Drama Service -- We offer a wide variety of drama resources including one-act and full-length plays, musicals, monologues, duets, skits and sketches, comedy revues, speech and forensics products, and one of the largest selections of theatre arts books and resources available.
Crowood Press -- Theatre, film and dance titles aimed at students and all those involved in amateur dramatics, dance and film studies.
Drama Book Shop -- Secure in its reputation as the city’s best source for theatrical works — it keeps 8,000 plays in stock — the shop has begun to nurture and sponsor them, as well..
Drama Notebook -- "The World's largest collection of drama activities for kids." (Note: This is a fee-based website.)
Drama Share -- Christian Drama Resources.
Dramatic Publishing Co. -- Our catalog includes musicals, full-length and one-act plays and high-quality theatrical books suitable for high-school, children's, professional and community theatre. We offer a spectrum of plays for every cast size, skill level and audience representing classic and contemporary works.
Dramatists Play Service, Inc. -- 440 Park Ave. S., New York, NY 10016, Fax: (212)213-1539
Eldridge Plays and Musicals -- Among Eldridge milestones: Freeviews, which allow 20% of any script to be read online for free (we were the first drama publisher to offer this); printing-on-demand, which eliminates the need for any script inventory; state-of-the-art web technology for the convenience of customers and playwrights alike.
FreeDrama.net -- Freedrama provides free stage play scripts and monologues for actors, directors, teachers and students. Our free theatre resources are for both schools and theatre groups.
Hank Beebe Music Library -- Beebe's musicals have been produced for Broadway, Off-Broadway, regional theater and community theater, and there is a good chance that at least one of them is perfect for your theater.
Heinemann Drama -- Publishes works by professionals for professionals which include books for theatre professionals, general books on education, and quality works of world literature.
Heuer Publishing -- Specializes in plays and musicals for educational and community theatres.
Host a Murder Mystery Party -- Even if you've never hosted a murder mystery party or dinner before, each easy-to-use kit will guide you step-by-step and stress-free through the entire do-it-yourself process from suspects to solution .
Stageplays.com -- Offers you the largest collection of Plays and Musicals in the world.
Josef Weinberger, Ltd. -- our theatre catalogue spans the century, from Viennese operettas to British musicals of the 1990s. It spans the globe too, through our representation for the UK and other European territories of the prestigious Broadway show catalogues of Music Theatre International.
KMR Scripts -- Fun plays and musicals for child and family audiences.
Lifeline Productions -- We help you communicate Biblical Truths to your audience in a humorous, thought-provoking way.
Lillenas Christian Drama Resources -- Drama resources for worship, discipleship, and outreach.
Madrigal Dinners -- Each Madrigal Dinner script contains everything you need for a complete evening of entertainment. Each script includes all dialogue, a renaissance masque for 6 -12 performers and a repertoire list with suggestions for all ceremonies and the closing concert.
Miracle or 2 Theatrical Licensing -- We offer a wide range of options for your theater - from plays to musicals to revues. Whether you are seeking something large or small, edgy or for the family, for any time of year or for Christmas, we have the perfect show for you!
Music Theatre International -- MTI is particularly dedicated to educational theatre, and has created special collections to meet the needs of various types of performers and audiences.
NoTechTheatre -- Fantastic scripts that involve, entertain, and engage the audience; but happily do not require complicated sets, flashy lights, or expensive sounds systems.
One Way Productions,Inc. -- The result of sincere exploration of the life and times of Jesus and the historical background of the occupations and life styles of Bible characters.
Original Works Publishing -- Not an "online publisher." We publish acting edition scripts and license production royalties. However, we do offer selected ten minute plays via download in our "Email a Ten Minute Program."
Phaidon Theatre Manuals -- Easy-to-use manuals for all aspects of theatre design.
Pioneer Drama Service -- We are proud to represent the works of more than 300 playwrights. And our reputation among writers mirrors what customers worldwide think of us: we’re friendly and easily accessible, responsive to their requests and honorable in all our business dealings.
Playbill -- Broadway, Off-Broadway, London news, Listings and Tickets
Playitstore Publishing -- We bring you award-winning plays that will captivate your audiences, no matter what their ages with ease in making a selection by providing sample pages of dialogue for each play.
Playscripts, Inc. -- An innovative publisher of new plays for theaters worldwide. Here, you will find a wide variety of plays for theaters and schools. Best of all, you can read up to 90% of any script for free!/td> Explore our 2,188 plays & musicals by 1,402 authors!
Playwrights Canada Press -- Canada's largest and oldest exclusive publisher of drama titles.
Readers Theatre Scripts -- Alphabetical Listing of Readers Theater Scripts with Number of Parts
Rodgers & Hammerstein Organization -- Through its theatrical, concert and music publishing divisions, R&H is proud not only to represent Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein II, but also Irving Berlin and works by Adam Guettel, Sheldon Harnick, Lorenz Hart, Jerome Kern, Andrew Lloyd Webber, Tim Rice, Stephen Schwartz, Kurt Weill, David Zippel, and others.
RSC Shakespeare Individual Editions -- From the Royal Shakespeare Company and Macmillan come fresh new editions of the most celebrated plays of William Shakespeare.
Samuel French, Inc. -- We seek to build upon our long history of excellence in being the dramatic literature resource for the worldwide theatrical community and raise the curtain on future generations who, with our support, will bring the positive influence of theatre to people throughout the world.
School Play Productions -- Promotes theatrical works for performance by youth groups and schools publishing over 130 plays and musicals covering the whole age range up to 19.
Script O Rama -- Large collecion of movie transcripts.
Scripts for Schools -- Providing Readers Theater Scripts, Choral Speaking (Choral Reading Scripts), and other Play Scripts used by Schools, Adult groups or other community groups around the world.
Select Entertainment Productions -- Some of the most memorable musical revues that are currently being performed across the country. Whether you love the 40's, the 50's, the 60's or the 70's, your audiences will love these blasts from the past!
Simply Scripts -- Simply links to hundreds of Scripts, Screenplays, and Transcripts of Current, Classic and Soon-to-be-Release Movies, Television, Anime, and Radio Shows.
Smith and Kraus -- Theatre Book Publishers - Where life meets theatre.
Spotlight Musicals -- Offers affordable, top quality, easily produced shows that will appeal to audiences of all ages. These musicals may be successfully performed by children, teens, adults, or a mixed age group. Each script is a blending of comedy and meaningful drama. The music is memorable and performable by young people and non-professionals.
Stagecrafter -- Twenty chapters detailing all of the fundamentals - everything the aspiring stage technician needs to know to get started in backstage work! All sections highlighted with photographs, illustrations and diagrams.
Stage Directions Magazine -- Serves the strategic, practical and technical information needs of small theaters across the country.
StageScripts --an independent publisher and rights-holder for the works of mostly contemporary writers and composers of musical theatre and drama, serving adventurous producers.
Steele Spring Stage Rights -- Theatrical Licensing and Royalty House.
Summerwind Productions -- Professional theatre company currently licensing and producing high quality theatrical productions including My Way, A Musical Tribute to Frank Sinatra.
Tams-Witmark Music Library -- America's premier musical theater licensing company! We license the performance rights to the worlds finest Broadway musicals.
Ted Swindley Productions -- For over twenty-five years, Ted Swindley has directed and produced over 200 plays. He is nationally known for creating the hit musical ALWAYS PATSY CLINE.
Theatre Communications Group -- To strengthen, nurture and promote the professional not-for-profit American theatre.
Theaterfolk -- Committed to producing high-quality scripts specifically for High School study and performance.
Theatrical Rights Worldwide -- A full service musical theatre licensing company.
Willow Creek Drama Catalog -- Click on the first letter of the title you are looking for to see the alphabetically sorted catalog listing.
YouthPlays.com -- A unique coalition of award-winning professional dramatists, each with an original theatrical voice, who are dedicated to expanding the vocabulary of theatre for young actors and audiences..

 
 
 
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