The Absurdist Super Hero Fairy Tale

by Deanna Alisa Ableser

About the Play

Comedy. 30-45 minutes. 4-6 females, 5-7 males, 1 gender-flexible (10-12 performers possible). Suitable for middle school (and possibly upper elementary) and older.

First produced at Richard Henry Dana Middle School (Hawthorne, CA).


Basiltown is in jeopardy, and its distracted and overly social Hero is off having iced Americanos with his fire-breathing pet dinosaur Fido. With a socially inept Villain on the loose, an Understudy Narrator in charge, and a ditzy but dreamy Damsel in distress, can Basiltown's citizens pull together to save their beloved town while still pursuing their individualized hopes and dreams?

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Printed Script $8.00 $0.00
Digital Perusal Script $8.25 $0.00
Performance Royalties $50.00 $0.00
Production Copy License $79.00 $0.00
Classroom Copy License $85.00 $0.00
Bronze Package $60.00 $0.00
Silver Package $80.00 $0.00
Gold Package $105.00 $0.00
Platinum Package $155.00 $0.00
Diamond Package $215.00 $0.00
Fundraising Add-On $60.00 $0.00

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