Plays by Author or Playwright

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A

ALEX EMERSON ACUFF

Flat
Nero, the Man
The Actors
The Condition

A. GIOVANNI AFFINITO

Dinner at Dario’s
On Golden Wings
Sarah wants the moon

PAUL AJAYI

Singles Forever

LAURIE ALLEN

Trailer Trash

MARILYN D. ANDERSON AND JEN GARRETT

Hot Fudge Pickles the Musical

RITA ANDERSON

Early Liberty
Final Conversations
The 27 Club

MARK ANTHONY

John Paul excluded from paradise

S.R. ANZALONE

Marvin’s Fetish – gay drama for two actors
Twisted Lucy Fans

JACOB APPEL

A Less Expendable Husband
The Mistress of Wholesome
Thirds

OLIVIA ARIETI

Christmas in the country
Hynde Horn and the King’s Daughter
The Christmas Ghosts
The Well Keepers

B

JOHANN BADENHORST

The Last Evening on Earth

THOMAS BAINES

Honesty
Mister Hislop’s Dating Agency
Monthly Payments
The Safety Officer

ELLIOT BAKER

A Blind Date

SEAN BAKER

Crossword
Is this seat taken?

TROY BANYAN

A Load of Carp
Bird Feud
Squawk
Taken to Tusk

QUITO BARATAS

Never alone

RANDELL DAVIS BARFIELD

Down by the River
Frederick J. Prescott
Parkside

PAUL BARILE

Great Land 

CHARLES W. BARRY

When was 1916?

BRETT BAXTER

Luke Warm

ALAN BAXTER

Juan and Emmett

NINA BERGGREN

Calpurnia’s Misfortune

MACEE BINNS

Now boarding
Static
Stone Cold Sober
Stuffed Panda
Undressed

JEAN BLASIAR

A Gift
A Likely Story
A Matter of Who
Bertie
Ivy
Read about it
Am I good?
Believe
First Play
Gray Matters
Over my dead Body
Scream
Shady Ladies
Shall we Dance?
Sticky
The Audition
The Heirs
The Intruder
The Lie
The Makeover
The Mirror
The Outlaws
Waiting
Yellow Roses
Yoo Hoo, Mister Solomon

JASON BOIES

Strange Bedfellows

STEPHEN BOGART

Pigcat

JOHN-PAUL BRENNAN

Where’s Mr M?

VICTOR BRAVO

Hikers

TONY BROADWICK

Death’s no laughing matter
Four Hour Casanova
Frida and Diego
Killers with Benefits
Used hearts 

BEN BROMLEY

Fishwrap 

TIM BROWN

Another Anansi
Irish Jack
North Fork
Sketches
The End of Class

SHANNAN BROWNE

Choices
Think before you vote

YAEL BRUNNERT

Home

C

JAMES B. CAMPBELL

Fausto e Mefisto
First to see the lights go on
Jumping the league
Murder in the Asylum
Snow in July
Style
The Ragged Trousered Philanthropists
The Restaurants are Screaming 
Hossback

MAURA CAMPBELL

Dreamtime
Memory Palace

JEFF CARLSON

Crooked Hand
Welcome to Playwit

JEFF CARLSON AND ZACK TRIPLETT

Crooked Hand: Game of Cups
Explain the Handcuffs

SEAN CARTHEW

Shapeless 

CHRISTOPHER CARTWRIGHT

Awaiting patients
Barfly
Sock Hops, Recorders and Owl Pellets – Tips on Surviving the 4th Grade

TOM CAVANAUGH

Adam and Yoshi

CLAIRE CAVIGLIA

Boy-1

JAMES CHALMERS

A Payment Unkind
Fervan Cerato Does Not Exist
In the Rubble of Paradise
Molly and the magic phone
Prelude to Macbeth 
The Wrong side of the Road
When summer dies of shame

SCOTT CHERNEY

Murder: The Final Frontier!
Roxanne of the Islands. Or – They’re playing our Sarong!

JAMES CHISHOLM

Arcanum 

BRADLEY COFFEY

Snow White and the Seven Dwarves
Aladdin

ELDAD COHEN

Family exercise
Repertory Theatre

DEBRA COLE

Cold War

CHRISTOPHER M. CONNORS

The Game of Life – one act comedy plays for 6 actors
Who..you..me..someone

TOM CONSIDINE

The Duck of the Baskervilles
The three unwise men

LOIS CORCORAN AND KELLY CORCORAN

30 Silly skits
A Christmas Carol, too!
Attorney skit – we’ll get what you paid for!
Call of the Riled
Cupid’s Bad day
Disharmony commercial
Doctor Duplicate
Duelling Chefs
Gettin’ Hitched
Handsome and Griddle
Judge Chewout
Juleo and Romiet
Launching a kid’s comedy club – book of skits
Little Miss Muffet Skit
Little Red Walking Hood
My Little Mermaid
One Hot Knight
Orphan Antsy
One fine day in the operating room
Slim Fat Commerical
So Easy, a Caveman can do it
Start wreck
The Operation

KATE COSETTE

A Tale of Two Balconies
Foreign Therapy

DAVINA COULTHARD

The Ship has sailed

CAT COXON

Anna, alone

ASH CRESFELT

Jinxed
Someone to remember 
The Wilting Press

ADAM CROFT

After the Pyre 

STERLING CULLIPHER

A House Divided 
The Scepter has Departed

JIMMY CUNNINGHAM

No ordinary man

JIM CURTIS

Meeting Meryl

D

DAMIEN DARR

An Empty Chair
Lies”R”Us

101 Ways to Dump Someone in Five Minutes

GARY DAVIS

Merriweather’s Murderous Weekend
Oldens but Goldens

B.K. DE FABRIS

Mateo falcone
Yvette

SHELBY DEGLAN

The Perfect Partnership

CLAIRE DEMMER

A Cut Above the Rest  
A Snitch in Time
Call me Stan
Death of a Gerbil – Dewan and Claire Demmer
Don’t say you’re Harry
One Fine Day at the Car Dealership
One Fine Day at the Vet
Shriek! The Fairytale
Sleeping Beauty 
Snow White and the Seven Ugly Sisters
Stirred, not Shaken…
The Call Centre
The rat trap
The Wizard of Odd
Waiting
You do love me, don’t you?
You Wanted to see me?

DEWAN DEMMER

Death of a Gerbil – Dewan and Claire Demmer
Guy meets Girl
Ralph

DONALD DEWEY

War Stories

JAKE DOBERENZ

Life of a Salesman
The Duel

PAUL DONNELLY

Chicken salad
Survivors include

LEE DORSEY

Pigeons

SCOTT DOSS

Guilty Party  

PRINCE DUREN

Enchanted

JETHRO DYKES

Theseus and Ariadne

STANLEY DYRECTOR

A Walk in the Park

E

AZI EBRAHIMI

The Journey – screenplay

T.J. EDISON

Bob 
Two many witnesses 

DENIS EMORINE

The Visit 

LAUREN ENNIS

All in the past 
Straight to the top – Screenplay
Resilience – Screenplay

F

MICHAEL ANNA FAMBRO

Blind Date

JERRY FOGEL

Ursula

ANDREW M. FROHDAHL

The Blueberry Balladeer

CORNELIUS FORTUNE

Dislocations

MATT FOX

One Act Play
Lady Killers
Listen
To Sleep – a drama about a suicide pact

MATT FOX AND JESSIE THOMPSON

Nights
Madrababes

ALLISON A. FRADKIN

Anne then Some

GEORGE FREEK

Better safe than sorry
Don’t Bank on it
Don’t think she won’t
He’s a Nervous Nellie
It’s Never too late!
Lovely to look at
Nietzche’s Nose
She’s a Pill

Something’s got to give
The Impostor
The Right Approach

What’s on Your Mind 
Transcendental Exercises
Try Psychology 
You do what you can

G

TANIS GALIK

Blind Date
Blind Date: The Aftermath
The Surprise
Treasure Seekers

TIM GARVIN

Following dogs

MICK GAUNT

Aladdin, the pantomime!
Cinderella, the pantomime
Robinson Crusoe and the Pirates
Snow White – the pantomime

OLGA GAVRILOVA

How we saved our homeroom teacher
King of the Sea
The Big Solar Storm

JENNY GILBERT

Dick Turpin: From the Horse’s Mouth.

LIANNE GILL

The Mysterious Death of Christine Wilde

KATE GODDARD

Alien research
Puss in Boots in the Wild West
Save Our Souls
The Pied Piper of Hawaii (Trouble in the wild west)

LEONARD GOODISMAN

Check Off in the sun
Road Rage
The Window

RICHARD GOODMAN

A Queen and three slaves

DAVID GREENBERG

By The Rivers of Babylon
Clear as Clear
Teru’ah

M. ROBERT GRUNWALD

Cancelled

EVAN GUILFORD BLAKE

Dreidel
God’s visit
Holiday shorts
Magic, the Moon and a Pig named Dog
Puppet show
Some Unfinished Chaos
The Cindy Variations – coming of age cabaret type comedy
The Death of Donald Trump
The Easy Lovin’ Blues
The Investigation

ALTAIRE GURAL

A Midsummer Night’s Dream
Forgotten

ELAN GUNASEKARAN

The Eater of Dreams

H

JAMES HANSON

A Castle:Broken Apart
A Famed Life
A House of Dolls
Lemonade Gurus
Ratboy – failed superhero comedy script
The fence
The Girl who Didn’t Exist
The things that happen in New York

MILLIE HARDY-SIMS

Unhappily Ever After

JOSEPH HAWKINS

All There Is
Love is a stranger
Stag

TOBY HILL

Seize the Crown

RAYMOND HOBSON

Taylor

KATHLEEN HOLEN

Woodstock Reunion

BRENT HOLLAND

Getting this close
Goon Today
The 7th Officer
The confederation of radically altered people (CRAP)
The Pendragon Sacrifice
The Roses of Oshiro Village
The Seven Suits
The Way Out
Tumbleweed

ANA HOLMES

The Gold Locket

MICHAEL HOLTZHAUER AND SHIRLEY GAMBRELL

Adventures of Mojoe and Snowy in Lochloosa 

PAUL HOOD

Aldous remembers

DONNA HOPKINS

A Man’s home
The Best Policy

ALLAN KOLSKI HORWITZ

Comrade Babble
Jerico
The Pump Room

JACK HUTCHINSON

Bride and Seek

PETER HYNDS

Choice

I

PANAGIOTRIS IATROU

Let’s get rid of the plump people

EMILY IEKEL

The mystery of the missing meatball

J

STAN JANKAITIS

Shadows of time
Starline 117
The Franklin Franklin Show

DEMARQUIS LAMAR JOHNSON

By Faith
Hell Froze over – comedy script about sports taken a BIT too far
Nativity – News of Jesus
Out on a date
Trump: American Nightmare
Trump: I’m not a RACIST! skit
Trump: Wolf of Pennsylvania Avenue

GARETH JONES

Wotcha! Gotcha!

PENNY JONES

He’s Behind You

NAADIR JOSEPH

Lady T
The book of souls
The Case of Ivan Kane
White widow

K

LEON KAYE

A Visit During Covid
Childish Authors
Church of Satan
Insurance on the line 
More Pasta
Plain as Jane
Sunday in the park with Phil
The Worst Law Firm in Merry Old England
What the old guy said
Would you let me fini…sh?

PETER KEEL

Bad News, Pluto!
Family Separation
The Little Things
The masked avenger
Town Crisis

JEREMY KEHOE

God help us

MARK KENNEALLY

Clown car 
Dirt nap
Hot air 
Holed up
Mascot Masquerade
Moan Alone
Moose Tracks
Ribbit
Running of the Aaah!

JAMES KENT

Foulweather friend 
Lies You Can’t Make up 
Matter Matters
Why shoot your husband? 

JASPER KENT

Beside the Kitchen Table

MATTHEW KONKEL

Jake Revolver – Freelance Secret Agent
Kate the Ultimate and Jane the Invincible:Earth’s Last Inhabitants
Life on the Line
Man Con
To Be a tree

NINA KOSSMAN

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

Mirror

ANTON KRUEGER

Chatter  

PEARSON KUNZ

Friends and Family
In tents

L

BRUNO LACROIX

Human rat Lab
Lofty Larceny

AUSTIN LAMEWONA

Next

T.K. LEE

On How to Accommodate Marlo’s Frying Pan
Sindication

ANNE LEIGHTON

The Passion of Mary

MATTIE LENNON

And all his Songs were Sad
A Wolf by the Ears 
In the Hut
Ye’ll vote for me

OWEN LEWIS

The astounding works of Simon Trout
The Retirement of the witches of Ipswich

MARY LONG

Rag-Na-Rock!
The Tell Tale Teacher
Villains incorporated

LYNN LUPOLD

Enter Love

ROBERT LUXFORD

Nuns
The Warhol Institute for the Forgotten Famous

M

DAVID MACDOWELL BLUE

Carmilla

ZACHARY MARK

Second Glance

AGUSTIN D. MARTINEZ

Blasphemous Rumours 
Ham and Eggs

MONDE MAYEPHU

The Pen

MIKE MAXWELL

Heir to a Misfortune 
I should tell you  
Jack Masterson and the Case of Absurdity
Missing the Mark
Wandering Bard’s Tale

ROBERT MCBREARTY

The Interview

E.J. McFALL

A NOT so dark and stormy night!

DAVID McGINNIS

Restaurants at Beautiful times

MARK MCQUOWN

A Contemporary Christmas Carol 
Tranquility Disturbed

ELIAH MEDINA

Mask of Thorns
Regicide

CARL MEGILL

Christmas in Cape Coral
The Ghost of Agnes Keller
The Hopeful Diamond Caper – with co author Patricia Winter
The Test
You’re never too old 

PETE MESLING

Lovely, dark and deep

MICHAEL MILLER

Nothing to die for

SIMONE MIMBS

Faith

BRIAN MITCHELL

The Wingman

LORETTA MOORE

A deep rural tract – court case drama script
Riding a Peacock  

RICHARD MOORE

The serpent under it

VIN MORREALE, JR.

Empathy
Exquisite Anxieties – Seven Slivers of Suspense
Temp Work
The Ladies Guild Annual Pre-Christmas Planning Session

ANTHONY MORGAN

Alice in Wonderland

DAVE MORGAN

Joined at the hip
Le Shaggy dog
No Year’s Eve
The Appointment with God

DAVID MORGAN

Brookland’s blooming cats

JORDAN MORILLE

Jars
Love, Norman
Thirty Deep

JACK MOSKOVITZ

The Devil Dances 
Twenty First Century Stomp

DREW MOYER

Ejected
The Back Seat
What happens in the sky

JOHN MUGGLETON

An Act of Grace
Burn

NANZIZWE MZUZU

Finding my Root

N

RYAN NAAMDHEW

Jump

ASHLEY NADER

Blanket
Chicken, airbags and wors
Don’t Knock
Don’t Shrink Me!
Happy Reality
Miss Independent
My middle name is angry
Say What?
Strip me to the bone
The Basement
The love of Cheesecake
Three’s a crowd

JOHN TSHIAMA NAMBOMBE

The Royal Blood cannot be Mixed

O

MICK O’BRIEN

Verbal prostitution – Mick O’Brien

JAMES O’SULLIVAN

The Beach House
The Dane – ten minute comedy script

P

SIMON PARKER

Baggage claim  
Chauffeur Driven
Daughter like you
Ooze Monster
Robotic love

KEITH PASSMORE

Anniversaries
Antibiotic
Antigone
Apparitions
Day of all Days
Deliverance
Imperfectly serious
Oedipus the play
On The Rebound
Questions
Return to Vardia 
Ronnie the Fird
Snow Good
Surprises
The Box
The Fun Doctor
The Gold Medallion
The Last Time I saw Paris
Todd
Victims of the Forest
Well I never!

LINDSEY PAULETTE

The Group Session
This Seat’s Taken

CARLOS PEREZ

In Hyding

JENNIFER PETERS

For never, not always 

DAVID PHILIPPE

Dr Reason
Sexbot

ANTHONY J. PICCIONE

Two cousins and a Pizza

JAYPRAKASH PILLAI

Why Affairs Happen 

PETER PITT

A Love, never forgotten
A Second Chance
Behind the nets
Gatecrashers
The coming of Jed Crest
The Play’s the thing

PILLAR PRINGIERS-SPINNOX

Anastasia Romanova
After Ever After – Pilar Pringiers-Spinnox and C.J. Opperman
Leonardo
Santa’s holiday

JOHN POWERS

Disney in Deutschland  

R

BHEKI JULIUS RADEBE

The Simple Hard

KAT RAVLIC

My Child

PADEN REILLY

The Price of a Ghost

NICHOLAS RICHARDS

A Clean Break
Parallelodram Two
The Return of the Idol

JON RICHES

Things that go by the Board

S. ROB

An ordinary man 
Odin and Christ 

DAVID ROBINETTE

Eddie

REVELLY ROBINSON

Goddle 
The Chicken or the Egg
The happy hornbill
The Poetry Machine 
Virtual Frenemies

C. CANNON ROSENAU

Agatha the ugly

TERRY ROUECHE

Art Talk
But I’m French
Rhetorical
Roots and wings
Parade Day
Take my wife, please!
The associate
The Bowl of Soup
The Encounter – romantic drama for two actors
Wilson
Two Cats, no Dogs

SPENCER ROWLEY

Waiting for John

GARRETT RYAN

There was a great BIG MOOSE!

S

GILBERT SARABIA

The Faun

JOHN SCHALL

A country reunion
The Golden years

KURT SCHAUPPNER

The Memory Jar
The Unbroken Chain

TERESA AND ANABEL SCHENK

It’s a Small World! Literally

DAVID SCHMIDT

Parlor City Noir
Sir Lyonel and the legion of unlikely heroes
Tales of Dark imagination:The Dark Chronicles of the Golden Raven society
Tales of Dark Imagination:The Many Ghosts of Dr. Lazarus
The Henderson Hall Horror – one act horror script
The Lady of the Lake Murder
The Last Voyage of the Albatross
The Robber Baron and the Baker Thief

JEN SCHMIDT

Extra Lessons  

DANA SHAMLAWI

Becoming Disappeared

ART SHULMAN

Trolls Stole the North Pole

MORLEY SHULMAN

Ad Hoc 
A Beatle’s story
Benny and Boris
Cheeky
Covidiots
Hang ups
Love in the time of Tourette’s
Naked!
Street Theatre
Two Brothers

MICHAEL SIMMONS

The Banalities

E.M. SLOCUM

Lonely birds and shadow figures
The promise

GENE FRANKLIN SMITH

Boise, USA

JONATHAN SMITH

The Dummies Guide to saving the USA
The Fourth Wall –
The Great Incan Treasure of Confusion

RICO SMITH

Bourgeois Behavior  

JIM SNOWDEN

Dr Kritzinger’s Twelve O’clock

NIKITA SOWAN

The Chase

TERESA STANKIEWICZ

5 eggs left

TIMOTHY STARNES

If God Ate Fried Chicken 
In the Drink 
Sassafras Cannon
Satan Can’t have my fried chicken
Shut up and Sit Down!
Thank you for shopping Hoochum’s bargain basement
The Summoning
Tune in

SONJA STAUNTON

Le Jeu Espion (The Spy Game)
Space Shenanigans
The Vampire Drudgeries

GEOFFREY STODDARD

Murder and other fun things

PAUL SYMONLOE

Holiday Island

LANDEN SWAIN

A major for Dixie
Nothing personal, just business
The Great Bank Robbery Hostage Crisis
The Mayhem Motel
The Smith Mountain Hunting Club
What could possibly go wrong?
You are your own worst enemy

T

SHARON TALBOT

A field of Glory
THE ten minute Hamlet

SARAH TARRANT

A Smart Alec and Two Idiots walk into a Closet

NATASHA TAVOUKJIAN

V for What?

WESLEY TAYLOR

Cuckold
Mother

STAN THOMPSON

No Way!
Prelude to Murder
Requiem for Murder

ALEXIA TICHES

Grace will lead me home

S. TIGHE

Lonely heart  
Road toll
Six days till Sunday
Zombies in the Staffroom

J. MARK TILLER

Father

AISHA TRITLE

Christopher goes through a Breakup

MBSASA TSETSANA

The Chronicles of Jack
Waiting for Nelson

BARBARA TUTTLE

Six Accusers

U

GREG URBAITIS

343 Union Street
Barred
The Apartment Sitter
The Witch’s Cackle
Uncovered
X’s and O’s

V

RICHARD VAN DEN AKKER

Alice in Football Land
A Fairly Tall Adventure 
A Manger Carol
The Dragons of Spring

MEGAN VAN LELYVELD

Aboard Disorder
Saving Persephone
Treasured Planet

KEVIN E. VANMETER

Conformity

NIELS VERSAVEL

A Puzzle for Two

GRANT VUILLE

Ascorbic Acid Freak
Dr George’s Magnificent Zeppelin
Wall Flower house

W

MATTHEW WARNER

Pirate Appreciation day

DAN WEATHERER

The release of Theodore Marlow

NAREN WEISS

Maya from Madurai

CHRIS WELZENBACH

The Any Key

JOSIE WERT

Funeral Skit
Lawyer Skit
No-Thanks-Giving Skit
Show and Smell
Vet Skit
Wedding Flour
When Santa got caught – skit for the holidays

MIKE WHORLEY

The Most Important Thing

DROGHEDA WOODS

Gorgeous

Z

JOHN ZURN

The Girl in the Lavender Glasses

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