PUBLISHERS - of Plays & Musicals etc
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Samuel French Ltd, London, have been publishing, selling and leasing plays for performance since 1830. Today we have over two thousand playscripts available, covering all elements of performing theatre: from comedies to tragedies, sketches to full-scale musicals. In addition, our bookshop stocks a comprehensive range of playscripts and technical books on all aspects of theatre.
Josef Weinberger Ltd. Theatre catalogue spanning the last 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 and the Rodgers & Hammerstein Theatre Library.
New Theatre Publications - a publishing company owned and managed by writers. Full catalogue & search of theatre play scripts plus details of the playwrights and authors. Immediate download of full script, or you can order acting editions of play scripts and arrange performing licenses by email or regular mail.
Lazy Bee Scripts. A bookstore of scripts for plays and pantomimes. With one-act-plays, plays for schools and children's theatre groups and panto scripts. Full script can be read on line (not printable).
Farcical Comedies by Raymond Hopkins. Royalty free but split profits with cancer charities.
Hanbury Plays - "Classic plays for today"
A catalogue of over 300 plays and theatrical items to meet the requirements of modern audiences.
The Stage Plays of Michael Barry: Full details of all plays inc synopsis, cast lists and a specific download link. Some published, some adaptations of classics. Some enable small casts by doubling up as well as full casts. All are available for performance (subject to performing licence fee).
StageScripts. Publisher of Musicals, Plays (Full length & 1 Act), Pantomimes and a Comic miniOpera. A sample of each script can be read, downloaded & printed free, prior to purchase.
Plays by Alan Richardson - Award-winning internationally performed plays - mainly 1-Act Plays. (only small sample of script readable prior to purchase).
Plays by Derek Webb - Author, Playwright, Scriptwriter, Poet. Writer of Full length plays, one-act plays and radio plays.
Cressrelles Publishing Company: One of the largest groups of play publishers in the UK. They offer every type of play, from short pieces, to one-acts, full length plays and pantomimes, for all-women, mixed and youth casts, all at very reasonable fees. Their approval service is to rent scripts for 50p per copy + postage.
Comedy Plays - Stage plays (full length & 1 Act), scripts, sketches, pantos and monologues for Amateur and Professional Theatre. Listed by No of Male/Female & duration. A small sample of each script can be read, downloaded & printed free, prior to purchase.
Jasper Publishing. 115 Harlestone Road, Northampton, NN5 7AQ. Over 500 affordable & High-Quality Scripts. New Authors approved by Norman Robbins. A small sample of each script can be read, downloaded & printed free, prior to purchase.
Brown, Son & Ferguson, Ltd. are publishers of Scottish - One act plays and full length plays.
Theatre-History - Archive of full length & 1-Act plays some are 'Royalty Free'. Some scripts can be read online.
Brooklyn Publishers - Selection of plays including 1-Act Plays, (only a sample of script readable prior to purchase). From USA
One-Act-Plays.com - Provides a large selection of 1 Act plays, including over 60 'Royalty Free' with scripts which can be read & downloaded. Select by genre (Comedy or Drama) or Cast size.
OneActPlays.net - Selection of 1-Act Plays, (only small sample of script readable prior to purchase).
"OneActPlays" is a web based publisher specialising (surprise, surprise) in one act plays!
Playstage Senior - was formed by playwright Lynn Brittney & friends. Plays with good parts for older actors, because we understand the needs of most amateur dramatic groups!
One Act Comedy Plays & Monologues - Plays by Bruce Kane. Scripts For Immediate Download.
Spotlight Publications - The Pantomime Specialists, also many other plays, with downloadable scripts.
Ben Crocker Pantomime Scripts - Southcroft, Hills View, Braunton, EX33 2LA – Tel: 01271 815856. I offer a range of pantomime scripts and for the last two years have written the well known Chipping Norton Pantomime. (free perusal scripts by email).
TLC Creative is a writing and creative partnership of three experienced authors specialising in pantomimes, one-act and full length play scripts. (scripts available from www.LazyBeeScripts.co.uk)
JAC Publishing & Promotions (JAC) P.O. Box 88, Burlington, MA 01803. Began publishing over 25 years ago - and now publish plays and industry-related books!
Doollee.com the free online guide to modern playwrights and theatre plays which have been written, adapted or translated, into English.
StagePlays.com - Based in the UK and the USA, we can provide copies of scripts & scores of virtually every play and musical currently published in the English language. Also supply theatre related books. (N.B. they're not the actual publishers)