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The Super Non-Heroes

The Super Non-Heroes

by Taryn Temple

Have you ever felt like you don’t belong? Powerless Charlie sticks out like a sore thumb in a school full of superheroes. Smellinator can’t control her powers and forgot to do her Villain 101 homework. Golden Boy won’t follow protocol. And Toxic Sludge is, well, toxic sludge.

When a supervillain attacks the school Charlie must dig deep within herself. She may not be a superhero but she discovers her unique talents to save the day.

A fabulous middle school play that looks at friendship, acceptance and discovering yourself. Who doesn’t want to be a superhero?

Comedy Character Study Movement-based

Average Producer Rating:

About 60 minutes
Times given are approximate and do not include intermissions/scene changes/breaks
23 Characters
3 M | 7 W | 13 Any Gender
Simple set
50 pages

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Praise for The Super Non-Heroes

Noelle Walters
Theatre Atchison Inc.
We had a great time with this play! The characters were fun and easy to adapt for the size of our cast. The lessons of friendship and everyone being able to do their part were well taught. The show was well-received by our audiences as well.
Shannon Boatwright
Chapin Middle School
This is such a perfect play for middle school!
Kim Juday
Eagleton Middle School Choirs
My students enjoyed it and so did our parents!!!

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