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14 Nov

NOW AVAILABLE
Book by Fred Ebb and Bob Fosse. Music by John Kander. Lyrics by Fred Ebb.
Based on the play by Maurine Dallas Watkins
Script adaptation by David Thompson
Full Length Musical, Backing Tracks, Comedy, 1920s
CASTING: 9M, 10F

In roaring twenties Chicago, chorine Roxie Hart murders a faithless lover and convinces her hapless husband, Amos, to take the rap...until he finds out he's been duped and turns on Roxie. Convicted and sent to death row, Roxie and another "Merry Murderess," Velma Kelly, vie for the spotlight and the headlines, ultimately joining forces in search of the "American Dream": fame, fortune, and acquittal.

Adapted to be content-appropriate and flexible, Chicago: High School Edition has been adapted to remove overtly sexual reference, adult language and can be performed by larger and smaller casts. Delivered as a 101 School Editions Show Pack, Chicago: High School Edition suits all experience levels, features handy tips and tricks for directing and a Theatre 101 guide for Students.

Changes made to the High School Edition
(1) Removal of adult language and overly sexual references. 
(2) Removal of "Class" and "A Bit of Good" 
(3) Transposed keys to better accommodate teen voices.




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14 Aug
Most performed musical and plays

The Educational Theatre Association's 81st annual survey of over 3,000 American high schools has revealed the top ten most performed musicals and plays of 2018-2019.


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5 Aug
AWARD WINNING TITLES FROM DRAMATIC PUBLISHING

Two outstanding works published by Dramatic Publishing were chosen by the American Alliance for Theatre and Education (AATE) as the 2019 recipients of the AATE Distinguished Play & Distinguished Book Awards for their superiority in philosophy, approach, execution, and overall quality as titles for young audiences and performers.


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21 Jul
SCHOOL OF ROCK!!

Now available to more schools in NSW, QLD, VIC, TAS and NZ!!


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15 Jul
Upcoming Productions - SAMUEL FRENCH

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3 Jul
SAMUEL FRENCH

ORiGiN™ Theatrical proudly represents SAMUEL FRENCH plays, playwrights and authors.


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5 Jun
Performed in 148 countries across the world!

Over 300 Awards Won. 300 Million Tickets Sold. 40 million Albums sold.


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28 May
Stocktake Sale

Scripts reduced to $10 each


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15 May
Rodgers & Hammerstein

Licensing Now! The world's most popular musicals of stage and film!


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28 Apr
"FINALLY!" IT'S HAPPENING!!

PRISCILLA QUEEN OF THE DESERT the musical is now available for amateur licensing in Australia for performances from 2020.


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10 Apr
10 Olivier Awards and 21 Tony Awards

Origin Theatrical proudly represents the Tams-Witmark catalogue of shows.


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