plays ten to twenty five minutes long



343 Union Street – comedy set in Brooklyn

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

A Blind Date – a short one act romantic comedy

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

A Visit During Covid – comedy about being stuck at home during the Corona virus outbreak

Adventures of Mojoe and Snowy in Lochloosa – a children’s play

Alan Grimaldi and the 183 – a comedy about finding that you’re dead. 

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

Another Anansi – traditional children’s play script about a cheeky spider!

Anne then Some – play about teen friendship and love

Arcanum – one act comedy about friends and love

Beauty and the Prince – an alternative retelling of Beauty and the Beast

Blind Date. A romantic drama  about dating – Blindfolded!

Blind Date – 20 minute comedy for two actors

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

Call me Stan – a dark comedy about the ‘not so ideal’ boyfriend

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

Chicken, airbags and wors – South African comedy scripts

Childish Authors – comedy about two authors and a room full of kids

Christmas in the country – American period romantic drama

Cream Gravy Piled River: Satire about cooking shows

Disruptions of an Impressionable Tea – comedy about making a good impression on the Reverend

Don’t Knock – comedy thriller script

Don’t Shrink Me! – one act comedy script

Don’t think she won’t – a comedy about getting your old boyfriend in to do your husband’s life insurance policy.

For never, not always – one act comedy scripts

Foreign Therapy – tongue in cheek political comedy script

Gatecrashers – one act comedy about a wedding crashing elderly couple

Gorgeous – one act comedy about a horrible, horrible audition

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

Happy Reality – fairytale story for adults

If God Ate Fried Chicken – a short farcical comedy

It’s Never too late! Comedy about coming out of the closet

He’s a Nervous Nellie – absurd comedy script

Imperfectly serious absurd comedy script

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

Le Jeu Espion (The Spy Game) – World war II Comedy Spoof

Losing an Angel – short supernatural drama about demons

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

Luke Warm – a bizarre superhero beats villain comedy

Meeting Meryl – short comedies, theatre of the absurd

Midnight Infomercials – satire about late night TV

Mink – comedy about animal rights activists ‘liberating’ a mink farm

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

Murder in the Asylum – absurd whodunit script

Oh My! Comedy about Retired Friends Moving in Together

Parents – comedy about typical primary school parents

Playground – Satire about modern Politics

Satan Can’t have my fried chicken – dark comedy script about a funeral parlour and a fried chicken joint

So…What do you think of the band? A Collection of ten light hearted short plays for teens and adults

The Adventure of the Unkindest Cut – Sherlock Holmes Spoof

The Chase – 1950’s period British romantic comedy

The coming of Jed Crest – British one act comedy plays

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

The Group Session – play about multiple personality disorder

The Golden years – comedy script for seniors

The Hippodrome Cage – a play about the Greenwich music hall (and its cage for rowdies)


The Ladies Guild Annual Pre-Christmas Planning Session – Comedy about Women’s Groups

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

Naked! A One Act Play about the pitfalls of Internet Dating

Ralph – film noir style whodunit

Shut up and Sit Down! What if historical figures cut loose on a late night talk show?

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

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

The Apartment Sitter – one act comedy for 2M 2F about a missing cat

The Banalities – British comedy about philosophy

The Basement – a one act comedy thriller

The Call Centre – short comedy sketch about insurance call centre

The Chicken or the Egg – a political satire

The Duck of the Baskervilles – punful Sherlock Holmes play

The Interview – poignant comedy about getting older

The love of Cheesecake – adult comedy in one act

The Perfect Partnership – romantic comedy for 3 actors

The Safety Officer – one act comedy for amdram

The Test – comedy about taking a pregnancy test

The Twelve Days of Nativity – Nativity Play for Schools and Youth Groups

The Vampire Drudgeries – teen comedy about a rebellious vegetarian vampire

Twelve Tulips of Tinseltowne – a satire about Hollywood

Waiting – the battle of the sexes in the queue to go to the loo for 1M 1F –
the whodunit where someone definitely did it!

Wilson – one act duologue for 1M 1F

You do what you can – parody on Macbeth


A Clean Break – sci-fi teen drama

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

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

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

Berenice – stage play adaptation of an Edgar Allan Poe Story


Bertie – one act thriller for a cast of 3

Choices – South African plays for teenagers

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

Dreidel – Jewish children’s plays

Exquisite Anxieties – Seven Slivers of Suspense – A Collection of Bone Chilling Short Scripts – Scripts vary from 10-30 minutes

Eye to Evil Eye – drama about a prison vist to a serial killer

Friends Like Us – a Halloween play about an Ouija Board

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

Home – romantic one act drama for two actors

Hynde Horn and the King’s Daughter – play for teens based on a Scottish legend

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

Mateo falcone – classic tragedy in one act

Memory Junk – award winning British drama about the world, Post Covid Pandemic

Moonlight Preludes – spine tingling ghostly drama romance

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

Never alone – play about teen depression

Parallelodram Two – short drama that parallels two families with the same problem but two very different outcomes – nature versus nurture!

Pulling off petals -a short drama about waiting for a lost love

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

Sindication – American one act commentary on modern society

Stairways to Heaven – a drama for three actors about a bedridden woman

Stumps – female driven dramatic LGBT play

The Case of Ivan Kane – serial killer script

The Comfort of Concrete – one act drama about a missing girl, presumed dead

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

The Day Trip – play for mature actors about two people who meet on a plane after thirty years

The Encounter – romantic drama for two actors

The Most Important Thing – Christian one act drama

Mysterious Death of Christine Wilde – young actress with promising career dies

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

Surprises – short one act drama for two women

Silent Killer – a one act drama about the Corona Virus in a care (old age) home

The Any Key – short monologues for men

The Other Side – monologue about what happens when you die

The Red Death – a one act based on a theatre horror story by Edgar Allen Poe

The Restaurants are Screaming – award winning period drama play

The Well Keepers – play for older children based on a traditional folk tale

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

Think before you vote – South African school story

Trouble on Tatu Ween – War Stars Parody

Two Brothers – a two hander one act play

Waiting for John – drama about a family torn apart by a son’s death

Wall Flower house – a play about conquering agoraphobia

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

White widow – teen ghost story script

Yasmina, Cloris and Gordafarid – three monologues by women in wars

I hope you enjoyed our selection of plays ten to twenty five minutes long.

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