Be kind to people, especially those that are different from you. We are stronger together than we are by ourselves. The Super Non-Heroes by Taryn Temple is an incredible play for middle-schoolers with an equally incredible message.

The Perils of Modern Education

Recommended for High Schools

The Perils of Modern Education

by Matthew Webster

A comedic romp through the stresses and struggles of making it through the school day.

 About 35 minutes

Times given are approximate and do not include intermissions/scene changes/breaks


 22
3 M | 19 Any Gender


Simple set


 39 pages

Comedy Vignettes

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The Perils of Modern Education are many! From standardized theatre tests that call for an exact number of steps in a scene, to trying to eat green in the cafeteria, to dealing with caffeine withdrawal, to giving Shakespeare advice on his college application essay. That’s right. Shakespeare. Spoiler alert, Willy is not college material.

A comedic romp through the stresses and struggles of making it through the school day. Gender flexible casting, doubling possibilities, and easy to stage.


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