Heroes Like Me
AnyTown, USA, needs a hero! When called upon by the townspeople, the Super Heroes are eager to help. From litter to bullying to technology addiction, the Super Heroes take pride in their work of snuffing out the bad and replacing it with the good.
Using stories from real life participants with autism and other disabilities, this new musical is adaptable, great for actors as young as 8 up through adults, and geared for audiences in elementary and middle school. Heroes Like Me lets you tell the story of your town and open your eyes, your hearts and maybe unlock your own super powers!
16 + Ensemble
Instrumental Tracks OR Piano
Student Superhero who is talkative and very expressive.
Adult male newscaster who is outgoing and inquisitive. Could be played by a teacher.
Adult female newscaster who is wise and nurturing. Could be played by a teacher.
Friendly adult male who plays someone who works in the newsroom, a teacher, and Mayor of Los Angeles.
Student townsperson who is very kind and helpful.
Student townsperson whose parents are farmers. He is very interested in the environment.
Student townsperson who is sweet and caring. She assists the non-speaking student Jeremy in communicating.
Student townsperson who is sarcastic, blunt, and funny.
Student Superhero who uses common sense to solve problems.
Student Superhero whose main interest is helping the environment.
Student Superhero whose main interest is technology.
Student townsperson who can be non-speaking and is a great leader. He types or points at letter board to communicate.
A student bully who also plays Dad in the family scene.
A student bully who also plays Mom in the family scene.
A quiet and sweet boy who gets bullied for being different.
Plays roles in the family and townspeople scenes.
Included in your license are the following cast and crew scripts. These materials will be shipped 60 days prior to the first performance.
30 Actor’s Playbooks
1 Director’s Playbook
1 Piano/Vocal Playbook
This piano score includes all vocal parts. It can be used during the rehearsal process if performing a show with accompaniment tracks, or can be used during performance for piano-only shows.
Official Logo Pack
Included with license
Includes color and black and white high-resolution logo files in JPG, PNG, and EPS formats.
Official Show Artwork
£129.5 / £92.5 for educators
Creating artwork for your performance has never been easier – customize online in minutes, download a print-ready PDF, order printed posters, access layered files.
Social Media Marketing Kit
£185 / £111 for educators
Includes everything you need to plan and implement the promotion of your show – 50+ graphics for social media, original show specific content, social media guide, promotion calendar and press release template.
Includes 1 Piano/Conductor/Vocal Score, 1 Director’s Script and 1 Cast Script/ Vocal Score shipped as soon as payment is received.
Extra Rehearsal Weeks
If you need your full set of production materials prior to the regularly scheduled shipment (60 days prior to the first performance ), you can request additional weeks.
£73.67 / week
Additional books (Cast Script/Vocal, Piano/Conductor, etc.) are available.