Don’t quite know where to begin choosing a script? Based on what others have ordered and our own personal opinions, here’s an idea where to start. Each category could include a lot more – these are just our top choices. And, remember, titles and lines may be changed. But you do need to ask!
If you’re still not sure, drop us an email and describe your circumstances. We’ll be happy to give you some ideas.
FIRST TIME PRODUCERS – EASIEST SHOWS
HIGH SCHOOLS (and even some middle schools)
23. THE GREAT HIGH SCHOOL WHODUNIT (WRITTEN ESPECIALLY FOR YOUNG PERFORMERS)
29. TROUBLE AT THE TALENT SHOW (WRITTEN ESPECIALLY FOR YOUNG PERFORMERS)
LARGE CAST (9 or more)
SMALL CAST (6 or less)
FUNNIEST (Okay, that’s really subjective. But these are the ones that crack us up the most.)
THE BEST SHOWS TO “HOLIDIZE” – these scripts (with a little tweaking) can be Holiday Mysteries. I’ve started you off with a few ideas, and if you want more, give us a call. Also, be sure to read How To ‘Holidize.’
5. MURDER AT THE COMPANY PARTY.
This one is already written with Holiday references, but feel free to add more.
8. THE DEATH OF DR. PEPPER
The location is ‘your’ Holiday party. The 3 Mrs. Peppers wear different color Santa hats.
9. THE GHOST OF JEB TAYLOR
Jeb was murdered 200 years ago – New Year’s Eve.
12. FUNERAL FOR A GANGSTER
Change what Guido was eating when he was ‘blown away’ to figgy pudding.
13. THE HAUNTING
Jack and Charlotte were eloping on Christmas Eve.
14. HONEYMOON FROM HELL.
It’s not a Honeymoon Trip – it’s a Buon Natale Cruise!