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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

Listen – monologue about post traumatic stress disorder

  • Cast 1M
  • Length 10 minutes

 

Static – short female monologue about working out

  • Cast 1F
  • 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

Crossword – British award winning play about murder

  • Cast 1M 1F
  • Length 25-30 min

 

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

Ratboy – failed superhero comedy script

  • Cast of 2 – either 2M or 1M 1F
  • Length 10 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 Mirror – a collection of ten minute plays by an award winning author

  • Cast of two to four
  • Length Collection of ten minute plays

 

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

Frederick J. Prescott – one act funeral home comedy

  • cast 3F 1M
  • Length 10 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

A Tale of Two Balconies – modern Romeo and Juliet meet the old versions in this comedy

  • Cast 2M 2F
  • Length 25 minutes

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

Life of a Salesman – funny play for a cast of 5

  • Cast 4M 1F
  • length 10 minutes

 

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

Robotic love – sci fi play script about a robot created by a man who teaches her how to be human and then won’t let her go

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