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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

Stone Cold Sober – monologue by a child of an alcoholic

  • 1F
  • length 2 minutes

Stuffed Panda – monologue for 1F about alcoholism

  • Cast 1F
  • Length 3-4 minutes

The Any Key – short monologues for men

  • 1M
  • Length 20 minutes

Undressed – monologue about being a stripper

  • 1F
  • Length 10 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 Likely Story – five minute comedy filler

  • Cast 1M 1F
  • Length 5 minutes

A Puzzle for two – a philosophical play

  • 2 characters
  • Length 30 minutes

A Walk in the Park – five minute romantic drama for seniors

  • Cast 1M 1F
  • Length 5 minutes

Adam and Yoshi – award winning poignant comedy

  • Cast 1M 1F and 1 offstage voice
  • Length 90 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

Blind Date – 20 minute comedy for two actors

  • Cast 1M 1F
  • Length 20 minutes

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

  • 1M 1F
  • Length Twelve minutes

By Faith – Christian Skits

  • Cast 2M
  • Length 1.5 minutes

Call of the riled – short skit for Thanksgiving

  • 2N
  • Length 3-4 minutes

Cheeky – short one act comedy about a butt that’s damn cheeky

  • Cast 2M similar looking
  • Length 10-15 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

Final Conversations – award nominated short drama about the last morning a son spends on earth

  • Cast 1M 1F
  • Length 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

Happy Wife – a drama about newlywed infidelity

  • Cast 1M 1F
  • Length 30 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

Home – romantic one act drama for two actors

  • 1M 1F
  • Length 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

Jars – drama about love between two women

  • Length 10 minutes
  • Cast 2F

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

Maya from Madurai – a drama about drugs

  • Cast 2M
  • 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
  • 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

Repertory Theatre – hilarious two-act comedy about trying to get a play staged

  • Cast 2M (but 3 characters)
  • Length One hour

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

Sexbot – a sci fi drama about a young female robot who takes on the identity of a human to defeat an empire

  • 1M 1F
  • Length 90 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 Makeover – comedy about seeing an old flame again

  • Cast 1M 1F
  • 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

The Test – comedy about taking a pregnancy test

  • Cast 1M 1F
  • Length 20 minutes

Trump: I’m not a RACIST! skit

  • Cast 2
  • Length 2 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

Two cousins and a Pizza – Italian American ten minute comedy play

  • Cast 2M
  • Length 10 minutes

Uncovered – romantic drama script

  • 1M 1F
  • 25-30 minutes

Waiting – short romantic comedy about a blind date

  • Cast 1M 1F
  • Length 10 minutes

You wanted to see me? Comedy sketch about being late for work

  • 2M or 1M 1F
  • Length Seven minutes

X’s and O’s – five minute comedy sketch for seniors

  • Cast 1M 1F
  • Length 5 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
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  • 3F
  • Length 30-40 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

Barfly – ten minute romantic comedy about a blind date

  • cast 2M 1F
  • Length 10 minutes

Bertie – one act thriller for a cast of 3

  • Length 20 minutes
  • Cast 2F 1M

Better safe than sorry – ten minute comedy script

  • 2M 1F
  • Length 10 minutes

Call of the riled – short skit for Thanksgiving

  • 2N
  • Length 3-4 minutes

Calpurnia’s Misfortune – Ten minute Quirky Comedy

  • Cast mains 2M 1F plus up to 5 non speaking extras
  • Length 10 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

Dueling Chefs – short skit on when chefs fight

  • Cast 3
  • Length 2 minute

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

More Pasta – ten minute comedy about veganism

  • 2M 1F
  • Ten minutes

Mother – a comedy about being politically (in)correct

  • Cast 2F 1M
  • Length 10 minutes

No ordinary man – an interview with a serial killer whose twisted motives may just end up costing the detective dearly

  • Cast 3M
  • Length two hours

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

So Easy, a Caveman can do it – short skit about inventing the wheel

  • Cast 2M 1F
  • Length 2-3 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 Audition – 10 minute comedy

  • Cast 2F 1M
  • Length 10 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 Right Approach – Ten Minute Comedy about a Brothel

  • Cast 2F 1M
  • Length 10 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

The Wrong side of the Road – teen drama about a fatal accident

  • Cast 2M 1F
  • Length 30 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
Waiting for John – drama about a family torn apart by a son’s death
  • Cast 2F 1M
  • Length 20 minutes

Well I never! Comedy sketch for three women

  • 3F
  • Seven minutes long

What happens in the sky – drama about suspected infidelity

  • Cast 2M 1F
  • length 100 minutes

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

Eddie – award winning romantic drama

  • Cast 1M 3F
  • Length 100 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

Love, Norman – drama about suicide, family and all that comes with it

  • Cast 3M, 1F
  • Length 90 minutes

One Hot Knight – comedy skit for 4 actors

  • Cast of 4
  • Length 3 minutes

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
Sindication – one act commentary on modern society that breaks the fourth wall

  • Cast 2M 2F plus up to 4 voices
  • Length 15-20 minutes

Temp Work – ten minute comedy about a sleazy boss

  • 1M 3F
  • Length 10 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

Family Separation – comedy sketch about parents separating..from their kids

  • 2M 2F
  • Length 7 minute sketch

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

Juleo and Romiet – skit on Romeo and Juliet

  • Cast 4 2M 1F 1N
  • Length 3 minutes max>/li>

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

Slim Fat Commercial – skit about weight loss fads

  • Cast of 4
  • Length 2 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

Take my wife, please! A funny and farcical sex comedy

  • Cast 2M 2F
  • Length 100 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

Thirds – suburban satire about 3 sisters dividing a house they’ve inherited. Literally.

  • Cast 4F
  • Length 100 minutes

Thirty Deep – American one act comedy about a taxidermist and an unusual request

  • Cast 2M 2F
  • Length 40 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

A House of Dolls – script about a crazy man obsessed family

  • 4F 1M
  • Length ten minutes

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

She’s a Pill – ten minute dark comedy about a thirteen year old who tries to kill her mom’s boyfriend

  • Cast 3M 2F
  • Length 10 minutes

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

343 Union Street – comedy set in Brooklyn

  • Cast 4M 1F
  • Length 15 minutes

Bob – a comedy skit in 5 minutes

  • 1M 4F
  • Length 5 minutes

Christmas in Cape Coral – romantic comedy for the holidays

  • 3F 2M
  • Length 100 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

Ejected – two act comedy about a video store

  • Cast of 5 4M 1F
  • Length 100 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

On How to Accommodate Marlo’s Frying Pan – one act comedy for a cast of 5

  • Cast 2F 3M
  • Length 40 minutes

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

The Henderson Hall Horror – one act horror script

  • Cast 3M 2-3F
  • Length 25-30 minutes

The Wilting Press – when a flower represents your encounter with a helpful stranger

  • Cast 1M 4N
  • Length 20 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

Ascorbic Acid Freak – dark comedy about HIV in the 1980’s

  • Cast of 6 4M 2F
  • Length 25-30 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

Dr Reason – sinister sci-fi play about mind control

  • Cast of 6
  • Length 2 hours
  • 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

    Four Hour Casanova – comedy about a little blue pill!

    • Cast 4F 2M
    • Length 2-2.5 hours

    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
    Jump – one act drama about teen suicide

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

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

    Cinderella – the Panto

    • Cast of 20
    • Length 2 hours

    Dick Turpin: From the Horse’s Mouth. British Pantomime!

    • Cast of 17
    • Length 90 minutes plus songs

    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

    Leonardo – a murder mystery set around Leonardo Da Vinci

    • Cast of 17
    • Length 1.5 hours

    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

    Seize the Crown – Comedy about Community Theatre

    • Length 60 minutes
    • Cast of 13 7F 6M

    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 Actors – a comedy about the afterlife

    • Cast 14 but smaller parts can be played by the same actors
    • Length 90 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 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

    Dr Kritzinger’s Twelve O’clock – award winning play about the creation of the Holocaust

        • Cast 13M
        • Length 40-50 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

    Second Glance – one hour drama about estranged family

    • Cast 9M 9F 1N
    • Length one hour

    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 Girl in the Lavender Glasses – children’s play about being different and magical!

    • Cast: 10F, 11M, 6-10N. Mains: 2 – M, 2 – F
    • Length 30 minutes

    The Pendragon Sacrifice – award winning play about Merlin and King Arthur

    • 6M, 5F, 9N
    • Length 30 minutes

    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

    The Worst Law Firm in Merry Old England – a merry farce around the law

        • Cast 7M 4F (1 is a man in a dress)
        • Length 90 minutes

    Theseus and Ariadne – Greek style plays

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

    Tumbleweed – large cast comedy set in the wild, wild west

        • Cast 9M, 10F
        • Length 90 minutes

    Two Many Witnesses – a courtroom drama script in one act

    • Cast 17 12M 5F
    • Length 1 hour


    Unhappily Ever After. A fairytale. Gone horribly wrong!

    • Cast 11M 7F
    • Length 90 minutes

    When was 1916? Irish play about the Easter Rising

    • Length 75 minutes
    • Cast 14M 2F

    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
    A Snitch in Time – time travelling comedy adventure for teens and young people
    • Cast of up to 30
    • Length 2 hours

     

    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

    Anastasia Romanova – alternative history of the life of Anastasia Romanova – what if she survived the slaughter?

        • 23 M 14-15F
        • Length 90 minutes

    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

    Saving Persephone – comedic Greek style play about Hades kidnapping Persephone because he’s, well just horrible.

          • Cast 25-35

    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 Dummies Guide to saving the USA – CIA comedy script

        • Length 50-60 minutes
        • Cast minimum 10 up to 16 actors

    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 Great Incan Treasure of Confusion plays for high school about pirates, treasure and Arrgh!!!

        • Cast mains 6, others 16
        • Length one hour

    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

    To be a tree – play for children about the environment

        • 9 mains and 20 smaller roles
        • Length 55 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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