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MONOLOGUES

After the Pyre – male monologue. When you’re left to pick up the pieces

  • Cast 1M
  • Length 5-7 minutes

Finding my Root – South African Monologue

  • Cast 1F
  • Length one hour

Gray Matters – funny monologue about the guy who runs your brain

  • 1M
  • 5-10 minutes

Guy meets Girl – a one man comedy show or routine about the thoughts in guy’s heads

  • 1M
  • Length 20-25 minutes

In the Hut – a one act funny monologue for men

  • 1M
  • Length 15 minutes

Lady Killers – three monologues by women who kill or have killed

  • Three stand alone monologues each with one F
  • Length 4-5 minutes

The Any Key – short monologues for men

  • 1M
  • Length 20 minutes

What the old guy said – funny senior monologue

  • 1M
  • Length 8-10 minutes

TWO-HANDERS

two hander scripts

TWO HANDER SCRIPTS

Plays for two people, plays for a cast of two. Play length varies from short skits to full length plays. We have plays for all male casts, all female casts and also 1M 1F. Have a look!

A Blind Date – a short one act romantic comedy

  • 1M 1F
  • Eighteen minutes long

A Famed Life – ten minute comedy about a personal servant leaving her very needy boss who cannot cope without her!

  • Cast 2F
  • Length 10 minutes

A field of Glory – American Civil War Drama

  • 1M 1F
  • Length 75 minutes

A Gift – ten minute drama play for two male actors

  • 2M
  • Length Ten Minutes

A Puzzle for two – a philosophical play

  • 2 characters
  • Length 30 minutes

Becoming Disappeared – short eerie sci fi script for 2M

  • 2M
  • 8-10 minutes long

Believe – ten minute play scripts about psychic powers

  • 1M 1F
  • Length ten minutes

Benny and Boris – ten minute poignant comedy for two mature actors

  • 2M
  • Length 10 minutes

But I’m French – a one act romantic comedy for two actors

  • 1M 1F
  • Length Twelve minutes

Call of the riled – short skit for Thanksgiving

  • 2N
  • Length 3-4 minutes

Chicken, airbags and wors – South African comedy scripts

  • 1M (as F) 1F
  • Length 20 minutes

Chicken salad – drama for two women

  • Cast 2F
  • Length 25-30 minutes

First to see the lights go on -drama about postnatal depression

  • 1M 1F
  • Length 35 minutes

Foreign gifts – powerful play for teens/young people about communism and capitalism

  • 2F
  • Length 25-30 minutes

 

God’s visit – funny script about when you say ‘Oh God,’ and she appears!

  • 1M 1F
  • Length 8 minutes

Hikers – one act for 2M. Where a chance encounter on a mountainside can change the course of your life forever

  • 2M
  • Length 10-15 minutes

In the Drink – one act melodrama plays 1M 1F

  • 1M 1F
  • Length fifteen minutes

Insurance on the line – ten minute comedy plays

  • 1M 1F
  • Length 10 minutes

Lies You Can’t Make up – a drama script about JFK

  • 1M 1F at minimum
  • Length two hours

Marvin’s Fetish – gay drama for two actors

  • 2M
  • Length 45-60 minutes

Matter Matters – ten minute comedy for two actors

  • 1M 1F
  • Length 10 minutes

Miss Independent – one act comedy about what not to do when your marriage goes down the toilet

  • 1M 1F
  • Length 15-20 minutes

My Child – a short drama about a baby both wanted and unwanted

  • 2F 1 teen 1 adult
  • Length 7 minutes

My Middle Name is Angry – a two-hander comedy in one act

  • 2F
  • Twenty minutes

Naked! A One Act Play about Internet Dating

  • 1M, 1F
  • Length 20 minutes

Nights – funny musical Arabian Nights

  • 2F
  • One hour long

Odin and Christ – short comedy for the non religious

  • 1M 1F
  • length 10 minutes

On Golden Wings – play about composer Guiseppe Verdi

  • Cast 2M,/li>
  • Length 30 minutes

One act play – British award winning one act play – comedy drama

  • 1M 1F
  • Length 30 minutes

Questions – ten minute murderous drama for three actresses

  • Length 10 minutes
  • Cast 3F

 

Ralph – a whodunnit comedy

  • 2M
  • Length 20 minutes

Rhetorical – one act couple drama

  • 1M 1F
  • Length 10 minutes

Road Rage – award winning tongue in cheek 10 minute comedy

  • 1M, 1F
  • Ten minutes

Roots and wings – award winning two hander drama for two men

  • 2M
  • Length 25 minutes

Six days till Sunday – one act play for teens and amdram

  • 3M 1F
  • Length 30 minutes

Some Unfinished Chaos – Award winning poignant comedy about the relationship between a failing writer and his protege

  • 1M 1F
  • Length One hour and forty five minutes

Stag – a two-hander drama script for two men

  • 2M
  • Length 70 minutes

Sunday in the park with Phil – short two person skit about true love – in any form!

  • 2M
  • length 5 minutes

Surprises – short one act drama for two women

  • 2F
  • Length 10-15 minutes

Survivors include – one act teen drama about teen suicide

  • 2M
  • Length 10 minutes

The associate – short drama script about the effects of infidelity in a marriage for two actors

  • 1M 1F
  • length 7 minutes

The Bowl of Soup – a play about her. She’s leaving him and he’s eating a bowl of soup. Award winner

  • 1M 1F
  • Length 10 minutes

The Duel – ten minute knightly comedy for two actors

  • 2M
  • Length 10 minutes

The Encounter – romantic drama for two actors

  • 1M 1F
  • Length 10-15 minutes

The happy hornbill – play script about spousal abuse

  • 1F 1 child
  • Length 10 minutes

The Ship has sailed – ten minute drama about asking her out, way too late

  • 1M 1F
  • Length 10 minutes

Two Brothers – a two hander one act play

  • 2M
  • Length 15 minutes

Two Cats, no Dogs – award winning ten minute comedy for two actors

  • 1M 1F
  • Length 12 minutes

Uncovered – romantic drama script

  • 1M 1F
  • 25-30 minutes

101 Ways to Dump Someone in Five Minutes

  • 1M 1F
  • Length 5 minutes

Waiting – the battle of the sexes in the queue to go to the loo for 1M 1F

  • 1M 1F
  • Length 20-25 minutes

Wall Flower house – a play about conquering agoraphobia

  • 1M 1F
  • Length 20 minutes

Wilson – one act dark comedy/drama duologue for 1M 1F

  • 1M 1F
  • length 15-20 minutes

Would you let me fini…sh? Skit for two women

  • 2F
  • 8 minutes

Ye’ll vote for me – short Irish political skit

  • 2M
  • Length 4 minutes

Yoo Hoo, Mister Solomon – ten minute comedy scripts

  • 1M 1F
  • Length 10 minutes

PLAYS FOR THREE ACTORS

plays for three actors

A Beatle’s story – play about the Beatles and how they formed

  • 3M
  • Length 20-25 minutes

A Castle:Broken Apart drama for a cast of 3

  • Cast 1M 2F
  • Length 25 minutes

A Payment Unkind – one act about sexual exploitation in the entertainment industry

  • 3F
  • Length 30-40 minutes

Abstinence only – a one act psychological adult drama

  • 2F 1M
  • Length 30 minutes

Am I good – one act comedy script for 1 teen 2 adults

  • 1M (teen) 2F (adult)
  • Length 15-20 minutes

Art Talk – comedy skits for three actors

  • 2M 1F
  • Length – seven minutes

Baggage claim – British tense drama scripts

  • 2M 1F
  • Length 90 minutes

Call of the riled – short skit for Thanksgiving

  • 2N
  • Length 3-4 minutes

Choice – hard hitting British drama scripts

  • 1M 1F adult 1 child
  • Length 30 min

Church of Satan – religious satire script

  • 2M 1F
  • Length ten minutes

Cuckold – ten minute period play

  • 2M 1F
  • Length ten minutes

Frida and Diego – play about Frida Kahlo

  • 2F 1M
  • Length 40 minutes

Gorgeous – one act comedy about a horrible, horrible audition

  • 4F
  • Length twenty minutes

Imperfectly serious absurd comedy script

  • Cast 2M 1F
  • Length 20 minutes

Jumping the league – comedy about a priest who doesn’t want to be

  • Cast 3M
  • Length 30-3 minutes

Lies You Can’t Make up – a drama script about JFK

  • Anything from  1M 1F to 8 actors
  • Length two hours

Lonely birds and shadow figures – psycho thriller script

  • 2F 1M
  • Length 90 minutes

Love is a stranger – British one act about forbidden love

  • 2M 1F
  • Length 35 minutes

Mother – a comedy about being politically (in)correct

  • Cast 2F 1M
  • Length 10 minutes

Now boarding – one act comedy for 3 women on a plane

  • Cast 3F
  • Length 30 minutes

 

Puppet show – a short children’s play

  • 3F or 3M or a mixed cast of children
  • Length 5 minutes

Street Theatre – short comedy for three actors set in an ordinary diner

  • 1M 2F
  • Length 10 minutes

Thank you for shopping Hoochum’s bargain basement – funny thriller script

  • 2F 1M
  • Length 15 minutes

The Appointment with God – a one act family drama

  • 2F 1M
  • Length 30 minutes

The Call Centre – short comedy sketch about insurance call centre

  • 3 actors 1M – the other 2 characters are either M/F
  • Length 15 minutes

The Devil Dances – sexual drama in one act

  • 2F 1M
  • Length 48 minutes

The love of Cheesecake – adult comedy in one act

  • 2F 1M
  • Length 20-25 minutes

The Intruder – script about two homeless people who outwit a young journalist

  • Cast 2F 1M
  • Length 10 minutes

The Mistress of Wholesome – a comedy where the mistress takes on the wife

  • 3F
  • Length one hour

The Pen – South African Play Scripts about love, reality and fantasy

  • 1M 2F
  • One hour

The Perfect Partnership – romantic comedy for 3 actors

  • 2F 1M
  • Length 20 minutes

The Visit – French family drama

  • 2M 1F
  • Length 45-50 minutes

The Window – a one act comedy-drama about marriage

  • 2M 1F
  • Length 50-60 minutes

The Wingman – a ten minute comedy script for three actors

  • 2M 1F
  • Length Ten Minutes

The Witch’s Cackle – one act ghost story for Halloween

  • Cast 3M or 2M 1F
  • Length 7-10 minutes

Three’s a crowd – drama about a love triangle between a girl and two gay guys

  • 2M 1F
  • Length 2 minutes

Trump: Wolf of Pennsylvania Avenue – Trump comedy sketch

  • Cast 3 actors up
  • Length 5 minutes

Used hearts – romantic drama script

  • 2M 1F (2 adult 1 child)
  • Length 30 minutes

V for What? ten minute adult comedy

  • Cast 3F
  • Length 10 minutes

 

Well I never! Comedy sketch for three women

  • 3F
  • Seven minutes long

When summer dies of shame – one act drama for three actors

  • 2F 1M(non speaking)
  • Length 20 minutes

Why shoot your husband? Ten minute drama scripts

  • 2M 1F
  • Length 10 minutes

PLAYS FOR FOUR ACTORS

plays for four actors

DRAMAS

Aldous remembers – a drama about love

  • 2M 2F
  • Length 80 minutes

Behind the nets – one act 1930’s period drama script

  • 3F 1M
  • Length 20-25 minutes

Friends and Family – teen drama script

  • 2M 2F
  • Length 25 minutes

Is this seat taken? Award winning British one act comedy drama

  • 2M 2F
  • Length 40 minutes

Lies You Can’t Make up – a drama script about JFK

  • Anything from  1M 1F to 8 actors
  • Length two hours

Pigcat – two act challenging drama for four actors

  • 3M 1F
  • Length 90 minutes

Pigeons – the story of a potential millionaire in 2 acts

  • 2M 2F
  • Length 100 minutes

Restaurants at Beautiful times – a one act drama for four actors

  • 4M
  • Length 15-20 minutes

Road toll – one act drama for 4 actors about a road death

  • 2M 2F
  • Length 35-40 minutes

The Back Seat – drama about college rape

  • 2M 2F
  • Length 120 minutes

The Box – one act drama script

  • 4M
  • Length 35-40 minutes

The Girl who Didn’t Exist – one act drama for 4 actors

  • Cast 2M 2F
  • Length 15 minutes

The Investigation – award winning short drama script

  • 2F 1M 1N
  • Length 10 minutes

The things that happen in New York – one act drama about a young couple losing their apartment

  • Cast 2M 2F
  • Length 35-40 minutes

Trailer Trash – a drama for four actors

  • 3F 1M
  • Length 1 hour

Verbal prostitution – a psychological drama for four actors

  • 3F 1M
  • Length 80 minutes

COMEDIES

An ordinary man – a comedy about being rather tired of being a werewolf

  • 3M 1F
  • Length Thirty Minutes

Attorney skit – we’ll get what you paid for!

  • 4 actors any gender
  • Length Two minutes

 

Barred – short one act for 4 actors

  • 2M 2F
  • Length 7 minutes

Death of a Gerbil – dark comedy about waking up dead

  • 3M 1F
  • Length Thirty Minutes

Dinner at Dario’s – romantic gay comedies

  • 4M
  • Length 35-40 minutes

Down by the River – romantic comedy script

  • 2M 2F
  • Length

For never, not always – one act comedy scripts

  • 3M 1F
  • length 20-25 minutes

Hossback – a satire with cowboys in the old west

  • 4M (4F)
  • Length 10 minutes

Hot air – romantic comedy scripts about bringing excitement (literally) into a marriage

  • 2M 2F
  • Length 2.5 hours

Human rat Lab – hit comedy script

  • 2M 2F
  • length 90 minutes

Love in the time of Tourette’s – one act romantic comedy for 4 actors

  • 2M 2F
  • Length 15 minutes

Nuns – a two-act satire about rebellious nuns running riot

  • 4F
  • Length 80 minutes

Out on a date – short romantic comedy

  • 2M 2F/1M 3F
  • Length 7-10 minutes

Shapeless – a full length one act satire dealing with eating disorders

  • 3F 1M
  • Length 90 minutes

Sticky – short farcical comedy about a cheating husband

  • 2M 2F
  • Ten minutes long

 

Strip me to the bone – a one act sex comedy about a bachelorette party gone wrong

  • 4F
  • Length 20-25 minutes

The Chicken or the Egg – a political satire

  • 4M
  • Length 15-20 minutes

The Dane – ten minute comedy script about a Hamlet audition

  • 4M but can be 3M 1F
  • Length 10 minutes

The fence – ten minute comedy about relationships

  • 2M 2F
  • Length 10 minutes

Tranquility Disturbed – a comedy drama in two acts

  • 3F 1M
  • Length 70-80 minutes

Virtual Frenemies – a funny one act about online gaming rivalry

  • 2M 2F
  • Length 30 minutes

You’re never too old – three act comedy script

  • 2M 2F
  • Length 1.5 – 2 hours – three act play

PLAYS FOR FIVE ACTORS

plays for five actors

DRAMA

Anna, alone – one act drama about a girl dealing with multiple personality disorder

  • 4F 1M
  • Length 25 minutes

Clear as Clear – a one act cowboy drama

  • 5M
  • Length one hour

Daughter like you – family drama about coping with the loss of a child

  • 2M 3F
  • length 2- 2.5 hours

Dislocations – drama about an African American man lost in the wrong place at the wrong time

  • 4M 1F
  • Length twenty minutes

Dreidel – Jewish children’s plays

  • 2M 2F 1M/F
  • Length 12-15 minutes

Family exercise – a short one act drama

  • 3M 2F
  • Fifteen minutes

Lies You Can’t Make up – a drama script about JFK

  • Anything from 2 to 8 actors
  • Length  2 hours

Shadow Government – American political drama script

  • 4M 1F
  • Length two hours

Someone to remember – a one act teen drama

  • 2M 2F 1N
  • Length 30 minutes

The astounding works of Simon Trout – hilarious teen one act

  • Cast 3M 2F
  • length 45 minutes

The Easy Lovin’ Blues – award winning drama

  • 2M 3F
  • Length 75 minutes

 The Mysterious Death of Christine Wilde – who did kill the lovely Christine?

  • 4F 1M
  • Length 20 minutes

The Play’s the thing – one act about an (almost) perfect murder

  • 3M 2F
  • Length 30 minutes

 

War Stories – a 3 act cop drama

  • 4M 1F
  • Length two hours

The Restaurants are Screaming – award winning period drama play

  • 4M 1F
  • Length 20-25 minutes

Twenty First Century Stomp – a drama in rap in two acts

  • 3M 2F
  • Length 2 hours

Ursula – fairytale about a princess who escapes her imprisonment in a castle by turning into a bear

  • 3F 2M
  • Length 25-30 minutes

COMEDY

Bob – a comedy skit in 5 minutes

  • 1M 4F
  • Length 5 minutes

Cupid’s Bad day – skit for Valentine’s day

  • 2M 3F
  • Length 4 minutes

Disharmony commercial – short comedy skit about a dating agency

  • 4M 1F
  • Length 2 minutes

Don’t Bank on it – one act comedy for 5 actors

  • 3F 2M
  • Length 30-40 minutes

Don’t Knock – comedy thriller script

  • 4M 1F
  • Length 25 minutes

Don’t Shrink Me! – one act comedy script

  • 3M 2F
  • Length 20-25 minutes

Guilty Party – whodunit three act farce script

  • 1M 4F (or 5M)
  • Length 1.5- 2 hours

He’s a Nervous Nellie – absurd comedy script

  • 3F 2M
  • Length 25 minutes

Hell Froze over – comedy script about sports taken a BIT too far

  • 4M/F and a variety of callers that can be played by one actor or many
  • Length 10 minutes

Judge Chewout – courtroom comedy skit

  • Length 3 minutes
  • Cast 5

Le Shaggy dog – award winning comedy set in wartime France

  • 3M 1F 1 narrator
  • Length 25-30 minutes

Lonely heart – one act comedy about a scam

  • Cast of 5 4M 1F
  • Length 40 minutes

Meeting Meryl – short comedies, theatre of the absurd

  • 2M, 3F
  • Length 15-20 minutes

Moose Tracks – a dark comedy about a series of missing boyfriends. And a fly, sorry moose on the wall…

  • 3F 2M and a moose
  • length 2 hours

Murder in the Asylum – absurd whodunit script

  • 3M 2F
  • Length Twenty minutes

Nietzche’s Nose – comedy about a dysfunctional family

  • Cast 4-5M, 1F
  • Length four act play

One fine day in the operating room – short medical skit

  • 2M 1F 2N
  • Length 4 minutes

Read about it – comedy when two middle aged widowed people meet at the bus stop

  • 3M 2F
  • Length ten minutes

Ribbit – award winning comedy script about believing in fairy tales

  • 3F 2M
  • Length 2 hours

Sarah wants the moon – one act period comedy scripts

  • Cast 2-3M 3F
  • Length 30 minutes

Scream – one act apocalyptic suspense thriller

  • 3M 2F
  • Length 45-50 minutes

Stirred, not Shaken…. – a comedy about fiances, martini’s and dead bodies

  • 3M 2F
  • Length 35 minutes

Who..you..me..someone –
funny – the whodunit where someone definitely did it!

  • Cast 3M 2F
  • Length 20-25 minutes

You Do Love Me, Don’t You? – a funny but Scary Psycho Thriller in One Act

  • 2M 3F
  • Thirty Minutes

PLAYS FOR SIX ACTORS

plays for six actors

A Christmas Carol – Christmas skits

  • Cast of 6 – at last 2 should be M
  • Length 3 minutes

A Wolf by the Ears – comedy set in an Irish Village Police Station

  • 5M 1F
  • Length 30 minutes

An Empty Chair – drama about a comatose man’s struggle to awaken

  • 5M 1F
  • Length 45 minutes

And all his Songs were Sad – follows the life and works of Sean McCarthy

  • 4M 2F
  • Length 1.5 hours

Arcanum – one act comedy about friends and love

  • 5M 1F
  • Length 20-25 minutes

Chatter – a love story and a case of mistaken identity in one act

  • 4F 2M
  • Length 1.5 hours

Choices – South African plays for teenagers

  • 6F
  • Length 20-25 minutes

Disney in Deutschland – play about Adolf Hitler and Walt Disney

  • 4M, 2F
  • Length 2 hours

Doctor Duplicate – short medical skit

  • Cast 6 one should be female , the doctor male and the others vary
  • Length Three to four minutes

Dreamtime – award winning play about teen murder based on the notorious murders of two Dartmouth Professors in 2001

  • Cast 3M 1F and two others who play all the small parts
  • Length 70 minutes

Extra Lessons – a high school one act comedy where the boy kisses the teacher

  • 2M 4F – 3 teens, 1 twenties, 2 older
  • Twenty five minutes

Fervan Cerato Does Not Exist – political drama set in a dictatorship

  • Cast 3M 2F
  • length 40 minutes

Gatecrashers – one act comedy about a wedding crashing elderly couple

  • 3M 3F
  • Length 15-20 minutes

Handsome and Griddle – short skit on Hansel and Gretel

  • Cast of 6 1N 2M 3F
  • Length 4-5 minutes

Happy Reality – fairytale story for adults

  • 5F 1M
  • Length fifteen minutes

Juan and Emmett – tragic LGBT love story

  • Mains 4M 2F
  • Length 2 hours

 

Lady T – one act drama for high school and drama college

  • 3M 3F
  • Length 30 minutes

Lies You Can’t Make up – a drama script about JFK

  • Anything from 2 to 8 actors
  • Length  2 hours

Little Red Walking Hood – skit on little red riding hood

  • 3F 1M 2N
  • Length 3-4 minutes

Madrababes – fun filled one act musicals

  • 5F 1M
  • Forty minutes

Moose Tracks – a dark comedy about a series of missing boyfriends. And a fly, sorry moose on the wall…

  • 3F 2M and a moose
  • lengh 2 hours

Nietzche’s Nose – comedy about a dysfunctional family

  • Cast 4-5M, 1F
  • Length four act play

Sarah wants the moon – one act period comedy scripts

  • Cast 2-3M 3F
  • Length 30 minutes

Squawk – thirty minute comedy about a recurring dream. Or is it an avian nightmare?

  • 3M 3F
  • Length 30 minutes

Something’s got to give – family comedy play about the night in which everything goes wrong

  • Cast 3M 3F
  • Length Eighty minutes

Start Wreck – short skit on Star Trek

  • Cast of six 4M 2F
  • Length 2-3 minutes

The Case of Ivan Kane – serial killer script

  • Cast 6 – 5M, 1F
  • Length 15-20 minutes


The Cindy Variations – coming of age cabaret type comedy

  • Cast 3M 3F but multiple smaller roles played by same actors
  • Length 95 minutes

 

The coming of Jed Crest – British one act plays

  • 3M 3F
  • Length 25 minutes

The Game of Life – one act comedy plays for 6 actors

  • 4M 2F
  • Length 20 minutes

The Heirs – British zany comedy script about the crazy last wishes of an old lady

  • 2F 4M
  • Length 2.5-3 hours

The Price of a Ghost – a dramatic ghost story for stage in two acts

  • 4M 2F
  • Length 90 minutes

The promise – drama thriller script

  • Cast 6-7 3M 2F(one only heard and seen once) 2N
  • Length 2 hours

The Pump Room – a Drama set in Post Apartheid South Africa

  • 4M 2F
  • Length 90 minutes

Transcendental Exercises – drama about a marriage falling apart from a seed of doubt

  • Cast 4M 2F
  • Length 80 minutes

 

Why Affairs Happen – a 90 minute 1 act hospital drama

  • 3M 3F main actors
  • Length 90 minutes

PLAYS FOR SEVEN ACTORS

plays for seven actors

A Love, never forgotten – comedy – drama for mature actors set in a retirement home

  • Cast 4M F
  • Length 30 minutes

A Man’s home – one act American drama

  • 3M 4F
  • Length 30-3 minutes

Death’s no laughing matter – two act comedy play

  • 5M 2F
  • Length two hours

ESPN, B.C. – teen action comedy script

  • Seven 6M 1FM
  • Length 10 minutes

Explain the Handcuffs – a time travel adventure – sci-fi comedy script

  • Six 3M 4F (one F plays 2 roles)
  • Length Two hours

Hang ups – funny one act musicals

  • 6M 1F
  • Length 60 minutes

Joined at the hip – South African comedy scripts

  • 3F 4M
  • Length 30 minutes

Lies You Can’t Make up – a drama script about JFK

  • Anything from 2 to 8 actors
  • Length  2 hours

Luke Warm – a bizarre superhero beats villain comedy

  • 2M 2F 2N 1 extra
  • Length 25 minutes

Mascot Masquerade – whodunit costume comedy play

  • Cast 4M 3F
  • Length 2-2.5 hours

Missing the Mark -When the con artist gets conned right back!

  • 5F, 2M
  • Length Sixty minutes

Monthly Payments – full length drama for 7 actors

  • 5M 2F
  • Length 2.5-3 hours

Murder and other fun things – off the wall whodunit

  • 4M 3F
  • Length 3 hours

My Little Mermaid – skit on The Little Mermaid

  • 2F, 4M and 1N
  • Length 4 minutes

Orphan Antsy – skit on the musical Annie

  • 7-10 actors
  • Length 4-5 minutes

Riding a Peacock -African American Family Drama

  • 4F 3M
  • 50 minutes

The book of souls – teen drama about bringing loved ones back from the dead

  • 3M 4F
  • Length 10 minutes

The Chase – 1950’s period British romantic comedy

  • 3M 3F (and a barista)
  • Length 20 minutes

The Mayhem Motel – Two-act American farce

  • Cast 3M 3F 1N
  • Length 60 minutes

The promise – drama thriller script

  • Cast 6-7 3M 2F(one only heard and seen once) 2N
  • Length 2 hours

The Safety Officer – one act comedy for amdram

  • 5m 2f but 2 of the m parts can be played by f
  • Length 25 minutes

The Simple Hard – a South African township drama

  • 4M 3F
  • Length 90 minutes

Try Psychology – melodramatic comedy in two acts

  • 4M 3F
  • Length Ninety minutes 90 minutes

Wandering Bard’s Tale – A Fairytale in One Act

  • 4M, 1 F, 2N
  • Length 35 minutes

What’s on Your Mind – a comedy of the absurd

  • 7 actors 4M, 3F
  • Length 50 minutes

PLAYS FOR EIGHT ACTORS

plays for eight actors

A Cut Above the Rest – a farce in one act

  • 5M 3F
  • Length 35 minutes

A Deep Rural Tract – court case drama script

  • 5M 3F
  • Length One hour

Awaiting patients – comedy for high school festivals

  • Cast of 8. 3F, 3M, 2N (one is a one liner part)
  • Length 40 minutes

Blasphemous Rumours – a satirical drama. Set in hell.

  • 4M 4F
  • Length One hour

Early Liberty – two act American drama play

  • 4M 4F
  • Length 100 minutes

Foulweather friend – a two act dark American comedy

  • 5F 3M
  • Length Two – two and half hours

Getting this close – teen romantic comedy for high school

  • Cast 5M 3F
  • Length 35-40 minutes

God help us – dark religious comedy scripts

  • Cast of Eight, Five onstage, 3 offstage, 4M 1 F onstage, rest N
  • Length 100 minutes

Heir to a Misfortune – a short two act farce

  • 6F 2M
  • Length 60 minutes

Hossback – a satire with cowboys in the old west

  • 4M (4F)
  • Length 10 minutes

I should tell you – a comedy in two acts

  • 3F/4M/1M/F
  • Length 60 minutes

If God Ate Fried Chicken – a short farcical comedy

  • 8 actors, mains are 2M 1F
  • Length 15 minutes

King of the Sea – short children’s play

  • Cast of 8 plus waves
  • Length 5 minutes

Leak in the en suite – British sex farce scripts

  • 4M 4F
  • Length 90 minutes

Lies”R”Us – teen drama

  • 4M 4F
  • Length 30 minutes

Lies You Can’t Make up – a drama script about JFK

  • Anything from 2 to 8 actors
  • Length  2 hours

Mateo falcone – classic tragedy in one act

  • Cast of eight 6M 1F 1 boy
  • Length fifteen minutes

Nothing personal, just business – funny one act script

  • 5M 3F
  • Length 30-40 minutes

Orphan Antsy – skit on the musical Annie

  • 7-10 actors
  • Length 4-5 minutes

Over my dead Body – award winning funny ghost story about 2 ghosts who won’t be evicted

  • 5M 3F
  • Length 45 minutes

Parlor City Noir – a  classic whodunit script

  • 4M 4F
  • Length 2 hours

Prelude to Macbeth – award winning modern Shakespeare play

  • 4M 4M
  • Length 40-50 minutes


Tales of Dark Imagination:The Many Ghosts of Dr. Lazarus – ghost story scripts

  • Cast 8 6F 2M
  • Length 60 minutes

Taylor – a four act play about loss

  • 4M 4F
  • Length Two and a half hours

The Gold Locket – family saga

  • 1M 7F
  • Length 25-30 minutes

The Lady of the Lake Murder – a fantasy whodunit

  • Cast 4M 4F
  • length 60 minutes

The Outlaws – comedy about THE INLAWS…

  • Cast 4M 4F
  • Length one hour

The release of Theodore Marlow – romantic period drama script about joining a lost love

  • Cast 6M 2F
  • Length 90 minutes

Waiting for Nelson – South African Drama play

  • 8 actors
  • Length 1 hour

You do what you can – parody on Macbeth

  • 5M 3F
  • Length 20 minutes

PLAYS FOR NINE ACTORS

PLAYS FOR NINE ACTORS

A Second Chance – a group of dead people are given a chance to change events in history

  • Cast 9 6M 3F
  • Length 25 minutes

 

Carmilla – stage play script about vampires

  • Cast 5F 4M
  • Length 80 minutes

Check Off in the sun – family drama script

  • Total cast 17
  • 2.5 hours4M 5F

Clown car – an hilarious whodunit script. With clowns.

  • 4M, 5F
  • Length Just under Two hours

Don’t say you’re Harry – a two act farce

  • 5M 3F, maid and 2-3 non speaking guests
  • Length 90 minutes

He’s Behind You – a comedy, whodunit and pantomime rolled into one

  • 6M 3F
  • Length 90-110 minutes

 

Irish Jack – drama comedy about marrying outside your culture

  • 4M 5F
  • Length 35 minutes

Mister Hislop’s Dating Agency – funny ghost story script

  • Cast 9 5M 4F
  • Length 80-90 minutes

King of the Sea – short children’s play

  • Cast of 8 plus waves
  • Length 5 minutes

Lovely, dark and deep – one act sci fi drama about a man’s journey to another world

  • 5F, 3M, 1N
  • Length 35 minutes

Orphan Antsy – skit on the musical Annie

  • 7-10 actors
  • Length 4-5 minutes

Tales of Dark imagination:The Dark Chronicles of the Golden Raven society – ghost story scripts

  • Cast 9-13 actors including one F older child
  • Length 75-90 minutes

The Blueberry Balladeer – plays for youth theatre

  • Cast 9-19 actors
  • Length 1.5- hours

The End of Class – comedy sci-fi script for teens

  • Cast 6M 3F
  • Length just over 10 minutes

The Franklin Franklin Show – comedy about a retired boxer turned talk show host

  • Cast 4M 5F
  • Length 50 minutes

 

White widow – teen ghost story script

  • Cast 6F 3M
  • Length 20 minutes

You are your own worst enemy – American period comedy about a small town hotel

  • Cast 4M 5F
  • Length 90 minutes

PLAYS FOR TEN ACTORS

PLAYS FOR TEN ACTORS

A major for Dixie comedy about running for mayor

  • 5M 5F
  • Length forty minutes

Don’t say you’re Harry – a two act farce

  • 5M 3F, maid and 2-3 non speaking guests
  • Length 90 minutes

King of the Sea – short children’s play

  • Cast of 8 plus waves
  • Length 5 minutes

Molly and the magic phone – musical for children

  • Cast minimum 10 and up to 15
  • Length Thirty minutes

Monty’s mouthwatering moments – British farce plays

  • Cast 10-11(5M 5-6F)
  • Length 2- 2.5 hours

Next – drama script about a killer virus striking a small town

  • 4M 5F 1N
  • Length Two hours

Orphan Antsy – skit on the musical Annie

  • 7-10 actors
  • Length 4-5 minutes

Parade day – drama about Roswell, years later

  • Cast Main characters 3M 1F, Smaller characters, some of which can be played by the same actors: 3M 3F
  • Length 1-5-2 hours

Six Accusers – Christian one act plays

  • 8M 2F
  • Length 30 minutes

Starline 117 – a man is found waiting at the airport for a flight that will never come…

  • 4M 3F 3N and a few non essential extras
  • Length 30 minutes

Style – one act drama about factory workers on the line

  • 8M 2F
  • length 40-50 minutes

 

Tales of Dark imagination:The Dark Chronicles of the Golden Raven society – ghost story scripts

  • Cast 9-13 actors including one F older child
  • Length 75-90 minutes

The Blueberry Balladeer – plays for youth theatre

  • Cast 9-19 actors
  • Length 1.5- hours

The rat trap – large cast comedy farce

  • Cast 5M 5F
  • length 90 minutes

The Royal Blood cannot be Mixed

  • 8M 2F and up to ten other smaller parts
  • Length 2 hours

PLAYS FOR ELEVEN ACTORS

PLAYS FOR ELEVEN ACTORS

Plays for eleven actors (approximately) listed below. Most scripts are adaptable.

After Ever After – a fairytale musical for schools

  • Up to forty actors
  • 1.25 hours

Agatha the ugly – period drama about friendship

  • Cast 11 actors. 6F (2 only small parts may be dispensed if necessary), one F is 12 years old), 5M (two only small parts, one M is 10 years old)
  • Length forty minutes

Anniversaries – two-act comedy about rescuing a failing hotel

  • 7M 4F
  • Length 1.5 hours

Antigone – Greek Tragedy script

  • Cast of 11, 7-9 M, 3-5 F
  • length 30 minutes

By The Rivers of Babylon – American Drama Script

  • Cast 8M 3F
  • Length two hours

Cancelled – an award winning one act farce set in a 1940’s radio studio

  • 9M 2F and 4 non speaking policemen
  • Length 50 minutes

Conformity – drama for high school students

  • 7F 4M
  • Length 90 minutes

Don’t say you’re Harry – a two act farce

  • 5M 3F, maid and 2-3 non speaking guests
  • Length 90 minutes

Fishwrap – two act comedy about a struggling small town newspaper

  • 7M 4F
  • 1.5-2 hours

Killers with Benefits – funny crime script

  • 4F 7M
  • Length sixty minutes – short two act

King of the Sea – short children’s play

  • Cast of 8 plus waves
  • Length 5 minutes

Lofty Larceny – two act French style farce

  • Cast 11 8M 3F
  • Length 2 hours

Molly and the magic phone – musical for children

  • Cast minimum 10 and up to 15
  • Length Thirty minutes

Monty’s mouthwatering moments – British farce plays

  • Cast 10-11(5M 5-6F)
  • Length 2- 2.5 hours

Never alone – play about teen depression

  • Cast 6M 5F
  • Length 15 minutes

Pirate Appreciation day – comedy script about pirates. Aargh!

  • 8M 3F and 7 smaller parts
  • Length two hours

Sassafras Cannon – Civil war black comedy

  • 10-12 M 1-4F
  • Length 90 minutes

Teru’ah – Jewish political drama script set in an alternate reality

  • Cast of eleven. Main Characters: 4 – M, 3 – F
  • Two hours

Tales of Dark imagination:The Dark Chronicles of the Golden Raven society – ghost story scripts

  • Cast 9-13 actors including one F older child
  • Length 75-90 minutes

The Blueberry Balladeer – plays for youth theatre

  • Cast 9-19 actors
  • Length 1.5- hours

Tune in – two act comedy about reigniting a dilapidated TV station

  • Cast 11 at least 5M 1F and the rest either gender 11 to 20 parts
  • Length 100 minutes

Villains incorporated – award winning Teen one act

  • Cast 11 plus
  • Length 30 minutes

PLAYS FOR TWELVE ACTORS

PLAYS FOR TWELVE ACTORS

A Contemporary Christmas Carol – a modern day Scrooge story

  • A minimum of twelve and up to 32 parts
  • Length 90 minutes

Ad Hoc – comedy in three acts

  • 9M 3F
  • Length Two hours

After Ever After – a fairytale musical for schools

  • Up to forty actors
  • 1.25 hours

All in the past – murder mystery play script set in 1930’s Shanghai

  • 7F 5M
  • Length 2 hours

Cancelled – an award winning one act farce set in a 1940’s radio studio

  • 9M 2F and 4 non speaking policemen
  • Length 50 minutes

Don’t say you’re Harry – a two act farce

  • 5M 3F, maid and 2-3 non speaking guests
  • Length 90 minutes

King of the Sea – short children’s play

  • Cast of 8 plus waves
  • Length 5 minutes

Merriweather’s Murderous Weekend – a British whodunit script that shouldn’t have been

  • Cast 5M 7F
  • Length 90 minutes

 

Mirror – play for younger teens

  • 2F, 5M (plus non speaking parts) and 5-7 N
  • Length 30 minutes

Molly and the magic phone – musical for children

  • Cast minimum 10 and up to 15
  • Length Thirty minutes

Pirate Appreciation day – comedy script about pirates. Aargh!

  • 8M 3F and 7 smaller parts
  • Length two hours

Sassafras Cannon – Civil war black comedy

  • 10-12 M 1-4F
  • Length 90 minutes

Sleeping Beauty – the Pantomime

  • 2M (as female), 1F (as male), 3M, 5F, 1N
  • Length 90 minutes

Tales of Dark imagination:The Dark Chronicles of the Golden Raven society – ghost story scripts

  • Cast 9-13 actors including one F older child
  • Length 75-90 minutes

The Blueberry Balladeer – plays for youth theatre

  • Cast 9-19 actors
  • Length 1.5- hours

Trolls Stole the North Pole – musical Christmas play

  • Cast 12 6M 6F
  • Length 75 minutes

Villains incorporated – award winning Teen one act

  • Cast 11 plus
  • Length 30 minutes

PLAYS FOR 13 to 19 ACTORS

plays for 13 to 19 actors

These stage plays for 13 to 19 actors are generally large cast plays in which there are a number of basic roles but also roles that can be doubled up and performed by the same actor. Many of them would be ideal for the classroom as most of the students could become involved in the production.

COMEDY

A country reunion – American comedy about hicks and a bottle o’ moonshine

  • Cast 7F 12M
  • Length 40-50 minutes

 

After Ever After – a fairytale musical for schools

  • Up to forty actors
  • 1.25 hours

Aladdin – comedy script for kids and amdram

  • Thirteen to twenty actors
  • Length One Hour

Alice in Football Land – play for older kids and young teens

  • Cast 19-29 1M 2F rest all M/F
  • Length 1.5 hours

Alien research – funny play for primary school children

  • Up to 40 children but many parts can be doubled
  • Length 25-30 minutes but cutting is allowed

Antibiotic – a hospital comedy script in two acts

  • 15-20 actors
  • Length two hours

Cancelled – an award winning one act farce set in a 1940’s radio studio

  • 9M 2F and 4 non speaking policemen
  • Length 50 minutes

Dr George’s Magnificent Zeppelin – musical children’s plays

  • 9M 9F
  • Length 2 hours

Enchanted – plays for Junior High – two scouts lost in the forest encounter a magical kingdom

  • Main Characters: 2 – M, 4 – F. Total cast of 15 – 2F and 7N (smaller parts may be doubled)
  • Length 1.5 hours

Holiday Island – comedy drama about a bunch of Brits on holiday in Tenerife

  • Cast 17-20 9M 8-11F
  • Length 2-2.5 hours

Jack Masterson and the Case of Absurdity – a whodunit comedy

  • Cast 18 12F 6M
  • Length 90 minutes

Jinxed – insane one act comedy script

  • 4M, 7F, 5N
  • Length 35 minutes

Let’s get rid of the plump people – Greek satire

  • Cast 18 12M 6F
  • Length 2- 2.5 hours

Pirate Appreciation day – comedy script about pirates. Aargh!

  • 8M 3F and 7 smaller parts
  • Length two hours

Sassafras Cannon – Civil war black comedy

  • 10-12 M 1-4F
  • Length 90 minutes

Snow White and the Seven Ugly Sisters – alternative funny pantomime script

  • Cast of 13 – at least 3M 3F rest N
  • Length 70-80 minutes

The Blueberry Balladeer – plays for youth theatre

  • Cast 9-19 actors
  • Length 1.5- hours

The Dragons of Spring – a two-act medieval teen comedy

  • Cast 16-20 12M 5F
  • Length 2 hours

The Fourth Wall – teen one act adventure comedy

  • Cast 6M 2F 6N
  • Length 30 minutes

The Golden years – comedy script for seniors

  • Cast 8M 9F and 1N
  • Length 20 minutes

The Great Bank Robbery Hostage Crisis two act comedy about a bank robbery gone wrong

  • Cast 6-9M 6F
  • Length 50 minutes

The Lost Treasure Map – Pantomime for kids. With Pirates!

  • Children/teens 5F/2M. Pirates 8M but in panto many parts can be played by members of the opposite gender
  • Length 70-80 minutes

The mystery of the missing meatball – play for younger children

  • 4M 4F 5N
  • Length 5 minutes

The three unwise men – spoof nativity play

  • Cast of 18. 2F, 13M, 3N
  • Length 30 minutes

The Wizard of Odd – a pantomime script of the Wizard of Oz

  • 15-22 main parts
  • Length 90 minutes

THE ten minute Hamlet – large cast comedy about putting on Hamlet at the old folks home. In ten minutes

  • Cast of 14
  • Length 90 minutes

Tune in – two act comedy about reigniting a dilapidated TV station

  • Cast 11 at least 5M 1F and the rest either gender 11 to 20 parts
  • Length 100 minutes

Villains incorporated – award winning Teen one act

  • Cast 11 plus
  • Length 30 minutes

DRAMA

A Contemporary Christmas Carol – a modern day Scrooge story

  • A minimum of twelve and up to 32 parts
  • Length 90 minutes

Acrisius – modern classic Greek plays for a large cast

  • 19 actors plus smaller parts
  • Length 2- 2.5 hours

Boy-1 – science fiction play for teens

  • 18F 1M
  • Length 45 minutes

Enter Love – original modern musicals

  • 7F 6M
  • Ninety minutes

Faith – an abused woman’s story in one act

  • 5F 9M
  • Length 35-40 minutes

Grace will lead me home –  Grace’s quest to find a magical cure for her ill mother takes her on a fantastic adventure

  • Cast 19 13M 6F but in many cases M characters can be played by F
  • Length 90 minutes

Memory Palace – lovely script about the life of a typical family spanning generations

  • Mains: 4F 3M (5 children 4M 1F and one 20 something play younger versions of the main parts. 1-2 minor parts as well)
  • Length Two hours

Mirror – play for younger teens

  • 2F, 5M (plus non speaking parts) and 5-7 N
  • Length 30 minutes

Molly and the magic phone – musical for children

  • Cast minimum 10 and up to 15
  • Length Thirty minutes

Oedipus the play – classic Greek mythological tale in the format of a play

  • Length 1-20 minutes
  • Cast fourteen

Tales of Dark imagination:The Dark Chronicles of the Golden Raven society – ghost story scripts

  • Cast 9-13 actors including one F older child
  • Length 75-90 minutes

The Judas Web – Nigerian drama script for large cast

  • 17 main parts, mostly M
  • Length 1.5 hours long

The Royal Blood cannot be Mixed

  • 8M 2F and ten other smaller parts
  • Length 2 hours

The Ragged Trousered Philanthropists – the musical

  • Cast 15m 2F
  • Length 2.5 hours

The Robber Baron and the Baker Thief

  • Cast 19 5F 8M rest N
  • Length 90 minutes

The Scepter has Departed – a Jewish Drama in 2 acts

  • 18M 1F

Theseus and Ariadne – Greek style plays

  • Cast 18-28 9-10 F rest M
  • Length 90 minutes

Two Many Witnesses – a courtroom drama script in one act

  • Cast 17 12M 5F
  • Length 1 hour

Yvette – period drama romance set in Paris

  • Cast 13 10M 3F
  • Length 80 minutes

LARGE CAST PLAYS FOR A CAST OF TWENTY OR MORE

LARGE CAST PLAYS

A Contemporary Christmas Carol – a modern day Scrooge story

  • A minimum of twelve and up to 32 parts
  • Length 90 minutes

 

Brookland’s blooming cats – children’s musical script

      • Cast 25 plus choir
      • Length One and a half hours

A House Divided – a Civil War Play in four acts

  • 18M 11F
  • Two hours

A Manger Carol – a Nativity Play for kids and teens

  • Twenty to Sixty actors
  • Length 40 minutes

Acrisius – modern classic Greek plays for a large cast

  • 19 actors plus smaller parts
  • Length 2- 2.5 hours

After Ever After – a fairytale musical for schools

  • Up to forty actors
  • 1.25 hours

Aladdin – comedy script

  • Thirteen to twenty actors
  • Length One Hour

Alice in Football Land – play for older kids and young teens

  • Cast 19-29 1M 2F rest all M/F
  • Length 1.5 hours

Alien research – funny play for primary school children

  • Up to 40 children but many parts can be doubled
  • Length 25-30 minutes but cutting is allowed

Antibiotic – a hospital comedy script in two acts

  • 15-20 actors
  • Length two hours

Deliverance – play about Joan of Arc

  • 21M, 10F. Although there are 31 characters in this play an actual cast of 23 actors could be used by doubling
  • Length 2 hours plus

Forgotten – what happened after Neverland? Large cast fantasy play

  • Large cast
  • Length hours

Holiday Island – comedy drama about a bunch of Brits on holiday in Tenerife

  • Cast 17-20 9M 8-11F
  • Length 2-2.5 hours

Holiday shorts – collection of short plays for the holidays

  • 7 short plays with a total cast of 35, both adults and children
  • Length 60 minutes for all 7 plays

Honesty – radio plays – drama

  • 14M 9F
  • 1- 1.5 hours

Hot Fudge Pickles – THE Musical for children

  • Cast 43 but parts may be doubled
  • Length 90 minutes

Puss in Boots in the Wild West – The Pantomine!

            • Length Two hours
            • Cast up to 43 actors. Parts may be doubled

Return to Vardia – Three act adventure for a large cast

            • Cast of up to 77
            • Length Two hours

Santa’s Holiday – South African Christmas play

  • Cast of 32
  • Length 90 minutes

Shriek! The Fairytale – hilarious musical fairytale for high school

  • 10F, 11M
  • Length 90 minutes

Snow Good – Hilarious Snow White pantomime in the style of the Goons

  • Cast up to 31
  • Length Two hours

 

Snow White and the Seven Dwarves – British Snow White panto

  • 15M (but can vary) 6F
  • Length 60 minutes

The confederation of radically altered people (CRAP) – superhero comedy play

  • 9M 13F (can also be produced with 7M 6F 9N)
  • Two hours

The Dragons of Spring – a two-act medieval teen comedy

  • Cast 16-20 12M 5F
  • Length 2 hours

The Faun – a fictional drama about Michelangelo

  • 21 actors
  • Length 100 minutes

The Gold Medallion – three act adventure play for a large young cast

  • 48 (40M 8F) BUT many F can play M parts and many parts can be doubled. With doubling a minimum of 33 actors will be needed.
  • Length just over 2 hours

The Last Time I saw Paris – teen parody on the whole horse of Troy thing

  • 47 parts – some may be doubled
  • Length 2-2.5 hours

The Pied Piper of Hawaii (Trouble in the wild west)

  • Cast of 26
  • Length 35-40 minutes

The Royal Blood cannot be Mixed

  • 8M 2F and ten other smaller parts
  • Length 2 hours

The serpent under it – a true story about Helen Duncan, a WWII psychic medium tried as a witch

  • 23F 26M (smaller parts may be doubled)
  • Length 3 hours

The Seven Suits – teen sci-fi comedy about the apocalypse (well almost) and an unlikely team of heroes who save the planet

  • Cast 21
  • Length 2 hours 45 minutes

The Way Out- comedy about escaping from the loony bin

  • Length 90 minutes
  • Cast 9M 12F

The Wizard of Odd – a pantomime script of the Wizard of Oz

  • 15-22 main parts
  • Length 90 minutes

Theseus and Ariadne – Greek style plays

  • Cast 18-28 9-10 F rest M
  • Length 90 minutes

Todd – full length drama script based on ‘Sweeney Todd’

  • Cast 20-28 21M 7F  (some parts can be doubled or played by opposite sex)
  • Length 2 hours

Tune in – two act comedy about reigniting a dilapidated TV station

  • Cast 11 at least 5M 1F and the rest either gender 11 to 20 parts
  • Length 100 minutes

Victims of the Forest – medieval scary plays

  • Cast 24-33
  • Length 2.5 hours


Where’s Mr M? – sci fi stage play set in a world where you think you control your life. But you don’t.

  • Cast 1-2 main roles. Up to 20 smaller roles
  • Length 90 minutes

Wotcha! Gotcha! – steam punk funny pantomime set in Victorian London

  • Cast 26 but many parts can be doubled or played by either sex
  • Length is 2 hours

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