Welcome to Frankly Productions! All of our shows are inexpensive and royalty free. As such, you won’t find professional grade shows here. Nevertheless, we believe you can find something entertaining, clean, and original in our catalog that won’t break your budget!
*Note: All shows are sold digitally from Gumroad.com
Full Length Musicals
Stage Fright $30 (Video Sample)
Flexible cast; 1-12+. Run Time: Approximately 90 minutes
Stage Fright is a rambunctious, free-style musical addressing all the ways in which one encounters and overcomes fear; from being afraid of the dark to fear of commitment and much more. The script is written for a cast of five, but was originally written as a one-woman musical, and can accommodate a cast of one, ten, or anything in between and beyond.
Cast: 10 males, 13 females + chorus. Run Time: Approximately 2 hours
The inspiring biblical story of Esther and her bravery to save her people amidst hate and intrigue is captured in this intense, beautiful, and sometimes humorous musical.
How to be Human: a monster musical $25 (Video Sample)
Cast: 7 males, 9 femalesRun Time: Approximately 2 hours
A group of monsters who are studying humans are thrilled when two high school students accidentally stumble into their classroom. Zombie love songs, monster-human relations, and delightful twists abound in this musical comedy about appreciating yourself just the way you are.
A Royal Pain $25 (Audio Sample)
Cast: 8 males, 12 females, 3 flexible + chorus. Run Time: Approximately 2 hours
A highly ridiculous musical, A Royal Pain is the medieval tale of Prince Daniel, who must find a bride in one week in order to become king. Enter evil Royal Advisor, some rat-princesses, a crazy nurse, and a beautiful but sassy baker who may just unintentionally win the Prince’s heart. And it’s all narrated by two medieval rock-stars.
An Angel’s Song $25 (Video Sample)
Cast: 10 males, 7 females + chorus. Run Time: Approximately 1 hour 15 minutes
This Christmas musical is about a young girl who’s only wish is to play the angel in the community Christmas pageant. But alas, her dreams are dashed when she once again is asked to play a sheep. Colorful characters and festive songs round out this musical of humor and hope.
Elementary and Middle School Musicals
The Day the Sun Quit: a solar system musical $20 (Audio Sample)
Cast: 9-10 roles, male or female. Run Time: Approximately 40 minutes
This fun and humorous musical explores how the planets might interact with each other if they had personalities and what might happen if the sun quit. Great for elementary and middle school aged children.
Uprooted: a tooth musical $20 (Video Sample)
Cast: 8 roles male or female + chorus. Run Time: Approximately 40 minutes
This children’s musical follows Cuspie, an adventurous bicuspid that escapes it’s mouth to go see the world. Along the way, Cuspie encounters a gang of plaque, a groovy wisdom tooth, and a whitening salesman, all the while trying to avoid the clutches of an obsessive Tooth Fairy. All parts can be played by either boys or girls and can be split up to accommodate more actors.
Fable Fever $20 (Video Sample)
Cast: flexible, 7+, male or female. Run Time: Approximately 45 minutes
A collection of humorous fables and children’s stories. Including The Little Red Hen, The Tortoise and The Hare, The Three Little Pigs, Goldilocks and The Three Bears, and The Ugly Duckling. You can choose to perform just one story or the whole collection together.
The Brave Little Tailor $20 (Audio Sample)
Cast: flexible, 12+, male or female. Run Time: Approximately 45 minutes
An inconsequential tailor kills seven in a blow! (Flies, that is.) Through wit, confidence, luck, and a few little lies, he goes on to defeat giants, outwit a unicorn, and marry a princess. Lovable characters and catchy songs will capture hearts in this 45 minute musical tale perfect for ages 8-18.
Hey Diddle Diddle $15 (Audio Sample)
Cast: 6 roles, male or female. Run Time: Approximately 20 minutes
Diddle wants to put on a show, but there’s trouble when a fiddle goes missing, Cow gets injured, and Dish and Spoon get stage fright. This show is great for kids ages 5-8.
The Itsy Bitsy Spider $12 (Audio Sample)
Cast: 4 roles male or female. Run Time: Approximately 15 minutes
The classic children’s song is expanded into a short musical about the importance of positive friends, perseverance, and following your dreams. A great show for ages 4-7.
Full Length Plays
I Heard the Bells on Christmas Day $12
Cast: 6 males, 4 females + ensemble. Run time: Approximately 90 minutes
This comedic yet emotional play follows Quin, an ex-convict, who is mandated to be a Salvation Army bell ringer in the days leading up to Christmas. Through his interaction with various characters, he experiences frustration, forgiveness, love and miracles.
Flexible cast; 5-12+. Run Time: Approximately 50 minutes
A raucous and heartfelt exploration of different types of therapy including traditional, group, family, physical and social. Flexible cast portrays a wide variety of characters dealing directly or indirectly with therapy. Consisting mostly of monologues and small vignettes.
Cast: 2 males, 3 females. Run Time: 30 minutes
A humorous and poignant exploration of one’s sense of right and wrong. Luke converses with his conscience in a hole-in-the-wall diner as he contemplates his upcoming marriage and relives some of his more significant romantic memories. A dry waitress and a rambunctious ex-girlfriend add wit and charm to this heartfelt comedy. The art of talking to oneself is taken to a whole new level, as the interaction between the main character and… the main character is played out in a clever, slapstick, and sometimes serious portrayal of internal conflict.
Religious Musical Programs
The Road to Calvary $0+ (Video Sample)
4 female soloists, 5 male soloists, 1 violin solo. Run Time: 1 hour
This religious musical program illustrates the story of Christ’s Atonement through the people that were present during these events. Two narrators link together descriptive songs sung by James (the brother of Jesus), Mary of Bethany, Pilate, Simon the Cyrenian, Mary (mother of Jesus), the Roman Centurion, Joseph of Arimathea, and Mary Magdalene. Through their accounts, we feel what it might have been like to know our Savior and experience His ministry, crucifixion, and miraculous resurrection. The program consists of 12 songs.
Prepare My Heart $0+ (Audio Sample)
1 Narrator, 11 female soloists. Run time: 45 minutes
This program highlights women in the Old Testament; their stories, their struggles, their triumphs, and their preparation for the coming of the Messiah.