Taryn Temple

Taryn Temple is a writer, educator, director and actor in the Midwest. Her scripts include The Redemption of Gertie Greene, The Super Non-Heroes, and The Princess Capers. She developed her scripts by working with the summer youth program at Topeka Civic Theatre & Academy. Taryn also enjoys sparking kid’s creativity by using storytelling and drama in her day job as a Spanish teacher.

Taryn has a MLA from Baker University and BAs in Spanish and Communication Arts with a Theater emphasis from Bethel College. She has been a member of Topeka Civic Theatre’s improvisational comedy troupe Laugh Lines for nearly a decade. When she’s not at the theater Taryn enjoys training dogs and dancing.

Plays by Taryn Temple

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The Redemption of Gertie Greene

by Taryn Temple

Is Gertie really what everyone calls her: a freak, strange, stupid, clumsy, and mean?

  • About 50 minutes
  • 5 M + 11 W, Doubling Possible
  • Simple set
  • Recommended for Middle Schools
  • 37 pages

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The Super Non-Heroes

by Taryn Temple

Charlie may not be a superhero, but when she digs deep she discovers her unique talents to save the day.

  • About 60 minutes
  • 3 M + 7 W + 13 Any Gender
  • Simple set
  • Recommended for Middle Schools
  • 50 pages

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