Ten Minute Plays

ten minute plays


Ten minute plays are growing in popularity and are great for short play festivals, as well as comedy and drama evenings and dinner theatre. They require minimal set and usually focus on characterization as well as witty lines to deliver their message.


Cuckold – ten minute period play

ESPN, B.C. – teen action comedy script

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

Gray Matters – funny monologue about the guy who runs your brain
Hell Froze over – comedy script about sports taken a BIT too far

Holiday shorts – collection of short plays for the holidays

Hossback – a satire with cowboys in the old west

Insurance on the line – ten minute comedy plays

Matter Matters – ten minute comedy for two actors

Odin and Christ – short comedy for the non religious

Out on a date – short romantic comedy

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

Road Rage – a tongue in cheek short comedy

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

The Dane – ten minute comedy script about an audition for Hamlet

The Duel – ten minute knightly comedy for two actors

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

The Wingman – a ten minute comedy script for three actors

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

Yoo Hoo, Mister Solomon – ten minute comedy scripts


A Gift – ten minute drama play for two male actors
Believe – ten minute play scripts

Becoming Disappeared – short eerie sci fi script for 2M

Family exercise – a short one act drama

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

Holiday shorts – collection of short plays for the holidays

Rhetorical – one act couple drama

Survivors include – one act teen drama about teen suicide

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

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

The happy Hornbill – play script about spousal abuse

The Investigation – ten minute award winning drama script

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

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

Why shoot your husband? Ten minute drama scripts

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