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Free Family Stage Scripts
(Kids, Children, Schools)

by D. M. Larson

Art by Shiela Larson

"Even Monsters Can Be Princesses"

One act children's play about a little monster who dreams of being a princess - 9 actors

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"To Be A Star"

A children's script with possible dance scenes for 26 actors (6-20 females, 4-6 males)

"Dragon Trouble"

Children's Play: Susie Sally Sassafras and her fairy friends like to make a lot of trouble. They decide to create problems in the peaceful kingdom of Chalupa. The play has a flexible cast with anywhere from 8 characters to dozens of parts. This is a short, one act play.
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"The Gingerbread Girl"

This wacky play takes place after the story of the Gingerbread Man. It's a mix of the fairy tales and the story of Frankenstein!

"The Captain and the Cat"

Join the Captain and his cat for some adventures in Dimension X. 4 speaking roles and potential for unlimited extras (the more Purple Tingle Tangles the better!). Short Comedy Sci Fi Play.

"Jackie and the Potato Stalk"

A short children's play with a cowboy western twist on the story of Jack and the Beanstalk- 6-7 actors

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"Why Don't They Care What Happens to the Earth?" - A Full Length Children's Play - 5 actors (female or male)

"The Pirate and the Princess" is a twist on the tale the Prince and the Pauper. It is about Bones the Pirate Girl who is tired of life at sea and a princess named Fuchsia who dreams of adventure. They decide to switch places but find out being a pirate and a princess isn't all fun and games.

This play has roles for 8 actors (5 females and 3 males).

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The Forgotten Grimm Brother Fairy Tale of

"The Ungrateful Dwarf"

(The Story of Snow White and Rose Red)

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"Beauty IS a Beast" Children's Comedy - f15-25 speaking parts with more possible extra parts as well (run time: 50-60 minutes)

"Snow White and the 7 Kachus"

This play features our website mascot the Kachu! Kachus can been found all over the website... on the Freedrama title... acting out some of the plays in pictures... but now you can see these cute little birds in action in a quest for their favorite food... cupcakes! They make friends with Snow White (who makes the best cupcakes ever) and help save her from the evil Queen who wants to stop her from making these treats which give her a tummy ache.

"The Pint Sized Pirate"

The story of a small pirate with big dreams. The Pint Sized Pirate goes on a quest to save the pirates who have been captured by a sea monster. (both male and female lead versions available)

"WvP (Witches vs. Princesses)"

The witches have a contest to see who can capture the most princesses. But can the princesses outwit the witches? This is a full length comedy play for 23 actors (15-22 females 1-7 males)

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"The Hysterical History of the Trojan War" The Trojan War has never been so funny. This is still Homer's story but with a twist. 13-18+ speaking roles and potential for unlimited extras. One Act Play.

"Holka Polka!" - A Fairy Tale Mystery - 6+ female, 2+ male, 11+ either and optional extras. Full Length Play.

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"Sleeping Handsome"

Children's Play - 5-6 main characters with flexible number of extras

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"Songs of the Pioneers"

A children's musical using traditional pioneer songs - 8 or more actors + extras

"Magic Camp" A play in the tradition of Harry Potter where kids with magical powers attend their first magic camp.

"Remember the Star" - A Full Length Children's Play - 8 actors (male or female)

Plays for ages 12 and older (Teen Actors)

Plays for 1 or 2 Child Actors

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