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The Seussification of Romeo and Juliet (one-act)

A whimsical reinvention of Shakespeare's tragic love story.

  • Short Play
  • Comedy
  • 50 minutes

  • Target Audience: Pre-Teen (Age 11 - 13), Teen (Age 14 - 18), Appropriate for all audiences
  • Set Requirements: Simple set, accommodating lots of quick entrances and exits.

  • Performance Group:
  • Community Theatre, College Theatre / Student, High School/Secondary
A whimsical reinvention of Shakespeare's tragic love story, complete with rhymed couplets, creative wordplay, and fantastical machines -- similar to something Dr. Seuss might have come up with if he ever had his way with the script...

(A full length version of this play is also available.)

"The Seussification of Romeo and Juliet" is not affiliated, endorsed, or sponsored by Dr. Seuss Enterprises.

REVIEWS:

"Kids will recognize their favorite lines from Dr. Seuss as their folks take note of the most famous lines (sometimes slightly Seussified) from Romeo and Juliet... If you're having a hard time imagining it, you will be blown away."

 Gina Robertson, John Garcia's The Column

  • Casting: 6M, 6F, 12M or F
  • Casting Attributes: Expandable casting
  • Casting Notes: 12-24 actors possible: 3-21 f, 3-21 m.

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A whimsical reinvention of Shakespeare's tragic love story, complete with rhymed couplets, creative wordplay, and fantastical machines -- similar to something Dr. Seuss might have come up with if he ever had his way with the script...

"The Seussification of Romeo and Juliet" is not affiliated, endorsed, or sponsored by Dr. Seuss Enterprises.

$24.95