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Dramatic Publishing (DPC)

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About Us

Publishing fine plays since 1885, Dramatic Publishing (DPC) is committed to developing and serving the authors, artists and educators who comprise the world of theatre. DPC offers musicals, full-length and one-act plays, and high-quality theatrical books suitable for high-school theatre, children's theatre, professional theatre, and community theatre. DPC catalog includes a spectrum of plays for every cast size, skill level, and audience representing classic works as well as contemporary comedies, dramas, and musicals of distinction.

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Winning Plays Anthology 2020

Volume 4: 2020 ($30.95)
available on Dramatic Publishing's website

Includes:  Cassarole by Pamela Harbaugh, Shattering by Pat Montley, On Pine Knoll Street by Mark Cornell, Goat Song Revel by Dan Borengasser, Proprioception by Marilyn Millstone, and The Cayuga Canal Girls by Laura King.

Rights and availability: Some titles in this collection may be licensed directly from the book; others require the purchase of separate scripts. See the “Included Titles” tab on the website for details.

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Winning Plays Anthology 2018

Volume 3: 2018 ($30.95)
available on Dramatic Publishing's websit

Includes: Sweet Tea and Other Secrets by Paul Elliott; Eternity by Michael Cochran; Mynx and Savage by Rebecca Gorman O’Neill; Treehouse by Joe Musso; Sweet by Denise Hinson; and Finishing School by Elaine Liner.

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Winning Plays Anthology 2016

Volume 2: 2016 ($30.95)
available on Dramatic Publishing's website

Includes: Lighthouse by William Baer; Gracefully Ending by A.J. DeLauder; Laguna Beach, Ohio by Malcolm MacDonald; Wash, Dry, Fold by Nedra Pezold Roberts; Get Out of Dodge by Jeanne Drennan; The Emperor of North America by Thomas Hischak; and Shades of Valor by Karen Lewis.

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Winning Plays Anthology 2014

Volume 1: 2014 ($30.95)
available on Dramatic Publishing's website

Includes: Exit Laughing by Paul Elliott; The Seamstress by Cece Dwyer; The Vanishing Point by Nedra Pezold Roberts; Jellofish by Jim Henry; End Papers by Barry Weinberg; and The Boatwright by Bo Wilson.

Also available are acting editions of Exiting Laughing by Paul ElliottJellofish by Jim Henry, and Wash, Dry, Fold by Nedra Pezold Roberts.

DPC also offers AACT members discounts and special offers. Click here for more information

Dramatic Publishing Company
Tel: (800) 448-7469
Fax: (800) 334-5302

311 Washington Street
Woodstock, IL 60098


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