one act comedy scripts





5 eggs left – a Comedy about Menopause

30 Silly skits – a Month of Short Skits

A Christmas Carol – Christmas skits

A Famed Life – ten minute comedy about a personal servant leaving her very needy boss who cannot cope without her!

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

A Likely Story – five minute comedy filler

A Matter of Who – he’s convinced she’s cheating as she’s just too damn happy!

A Saucy Tail – a short punny skit for two

A Smart Alec and Two Idiots walk into a Closet – short one act comedy script

A Sordid Affair – an off the wall comedy. With a Mime

Aboard Disorder – Short satire about Mental Disorders

Alexa. A short funny script for two male actors about an Alexa

All a Twitter – comedy about people on their phones

Alma – ten minute comedic character piece for a female actor

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

ANSWER THE QUESTION! A Comedy about Personal Data

Art Talk – comedy skits for three actors

Attorney skit – we’ll get what you paid for!

Bad News, Pluto!ten minute comedy sketch

Barfly – ten minute romantic comedy about a blind date

Barred – short one act for 4 actors

Benny and Boris – ten minute poignant comedy for two mature actors

Better safe than sorry – ten minute comedy script

Black Man – short comedy sketch about race

Blind Date: The Aftermath. When the date’s over, is it really?

Bob – a comedy skit in 5 minutes

Boys Night Out – comedy about a ‘secret’ high school boys club

By the Way comedy about renting a room

Call of the riled – short skit for Thanksgiving

Calpurnia’s Misfortune – Ten minute Quirky Comedy

Cash for Christ – dry satire about religion

Cashless – comedy about paying with cash and the millenial who doesn’t understand it

Chelsea and Me – a short comedy about a cat lady and her lady cat

Condo Mania – a teen sketch about a misunderstanding

Confession Air. A ten minute comedy set on a crashing plane

Covidiots – play about the idiots that walk amongst us out in the Corona Virus Pandemic

Cuckold – ten minute period play

Cupid’s Bad day – skit for Valentine’s day

Disharmony commercial – short comedy skit about a dating agency

Doctor Duplicate – short medical skit

Don’t Tell – a comedy about newlyweds

Down by the River – romantic comedy script

Dueling Chefs – short skit on when chefs fight

ESPN, B.C. – teen action comedy script

Family Planning – Two person sketch about planning family reunions

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

Fausto e Mefisto – funny Faust script

First Date, First Base – a comedy about bringing a girl home and finding your mother there unexpectedly!

First Play – comedy about 2 unscrupulous Hollywood producers and a little old lady

Frederick J. Prescott – one act funeral home comedy

Funeral Skit – skit about a tragic funeral. For a fish!

Gettin’ Hitched – skit about getting married. When you’re ninety!

Glasses – a children’s monologue about getting terrifying glasses!

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

Ham and Eggs – ten minute melodrama

Handsome and Griddle – short skit on Hansel and Gretel

He Delivered – comedy about a taxi driver delivering a baby!

Hell Froze over – comedy script about sports taken a BIT too far

Hossback – a satire with cowboys in the old west

Husband’s anonymous – comedy about a support group for wives with annoying husbands.

Insurance on the line – ten minute comedy plays

It’s a Good Fang – ten minute dark comedy

Judge Chewout – courtroom comedy skit

Juleo and Romiet – skit on Romeo and Juliet

Kate the Ultimate and Jane the Invincible:Earth’s Last Inhabitants – Short Superhero Comedy

Launching a kid’s comedy club – book of skits

Lawyer Skit – short skit set in the courtroom

Learning to Fly – comedy about an unconventional grandma

Lemonade Gurus – comedy about two down and out clowns setting up a lemonade stand

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

Life on the Line – when an old T Shirt’s life is about to end, two shirts hatch a plan to help him escape the line!

Little Miss Muffet; The Skit

Little Red Walking Hood – skit on little red riding hood

Lord Watchout !

Lost Property – comedy about Superman, who has lost his clothes

Making Friends – short comedy sketch about a supermarket queue

Man Con. A comedy about Men. Real Men

Matter Matters – ten minute comedy for two actors

Merman on the Brink – dark comedy about having a mental breakdown

Mom! A comedy about when a mother in law moves in

Mom’s Kitchen – comedy set in a restaurant where they treat you like your mother does

More Pasta – ten minute comedy about veganism

Most Likely to… A Comedy Sketch about Expectations

Mother – a comedy about being politically (in)correct

Mr Fluffy is missing – short skit about a missing pet

My Little Mermaid – skit on The Little Mermaid

No-Thanks-Giving! Skit

Not funny, people! Comedy about entering a competetion that you’ll win when you’re dead!

Odin and Christ – short comedy for the non religious

Once Upon a Term – play for children age 5 to 12

One Fine Day at the Car Dealership – comedy sketch about people who think they own the road

One Fine Day at the Vet – comedy sketch about a nutty client

One fine day in the operating room – short medical skit

One Hot Knight – comedy skit for 4 actors

Orphan Antsy – skit on the musical Annie

Out on a date – short romantic comedy

Passing – poignant comedy about growing old together

Prince Charming – adult comedy skit

Ratboy – failed superhero comedy script

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

Road Rage – a tongue in cheek short comedy

Shall we Dance?Award winning short comedy about learning to dance

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

Show and Smell – short skit set in the classroom

Sketches – a collection of comedy and drama sketches for teens

Slim Fat Commercial – skit about weight loss fads

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

Space Shenanigans – children’s comedy set in space!

Start Wreck – short skit on Star Trek

Static – short female monologue about working out

Sticky – short farcical comedy about a cheating husband

Stranger Times – play about being made to take a Vacation

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

Sunday in the park with Phil – short two person skit

Tea for Terror – dark comedy about the very real terrors of tea addiction

Temp Work – comedy about a sleazy boss

The Appointment – A Comedy about Counseling

The Appointment – one act comedy about customer service

The Audition – 10 minute comedy

The Cost of Love is not Immune to Inflation – a Snowman Comedy

The Duel – ten minute knightly comedy for two actors

The fence – ten minute comedy about relationships

The First Thanksgiving a short thanksgiving comedy sketch

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

The Invisible Creature – a Macabre Comedy Monologue

The Lie – short comedy about lying and then some for two actors

The Little Things – A Small Comedy about the human penis

The Makeover – comedy about seeing an old flame again

The masked avenger – superhero skit

The Mirror – a collection of ten minute plays by an award winning author

The Operation – short skit about Siamese (conjoined) twins

The Owl and the Pussycat – short play for younger children

The Real Housewives of Cape Coral – comedy about suspecting your spouse is cheating

The Real Lost Boys – ten minute comedy for teens about two stupid bullies

The Right Approach – Ten Minute Comedy about a Brothel

The Storyteller – a play about forgetting your anniversary!

The Surprise – a short comedy play about a botched proposal

The Summoning – audience participation comedy horror

The Sweet Spot – Physical comedy about mobile/cell phone reception

The Ten Minute Play that went Wrong – a very, very short farce

The Wingman – a ten minute comedy script for three actors

The Wingman – comedy about a guy who’s hopeless with women

Town Crisis – short comedy sketch about sensational, but fake news

Trump: American Nightmare – short Donald Trump skit

Trump: I’m not a RACIST! skit

Trump: Wolf of Pennsylvania Avenue – Trump comedy sketch

Twas the day AFTER Christmas – Comedy about Santa at the Unemployment Office

Twelve Tulips of Tinseltowne – a satire about Hollywood

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

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

Two Peas – short comedy sketch about twins

V for What? ten minute adult comedy

Vet Skit – short skit set at the vet

Virtual Teacher – comedy sketch about online learning during lockdown

Waiting – short romantic comedy about a blind date

Wedding Flour – skit about a homophone misunderstanding

Well I never! Comedy sketch for three women

What the old guy said – funny senior monologue

What was That? A Comedy about Camping

When Santa got caught – skit for the holidays

Woke Coffee – a comedy about being OFFENDED!


Would you let me fini…sh? Skit for two women

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

Ye’ll vote for me – short Irish political skit

Yellow Roses – ten minute romantic comedy script for two actors

Yoo Hoo, Mister Solomon – ten minute comedy scripts

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

101 Ways to Dump Someone in Five Minutes


343 Union Street – comedy about living 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

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

Am I good?- one act comedy script where a little bit of accidentally exposed bottom goes a long way!

Anne then Some – play about teen friendship and love

Arcanum – one act comedy about friends and love

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

Crawl to be Kind – A comedy about a Missing Spider

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.

Extra Lessons – a high school one act comedy where the boy kisses the teacher

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

He’s a Nervous Nellie – absurd comedy script

If God Ate Fried Chicken – a short farcical comedy

Imperfectly serious absurd comedy script

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

In the Hut – a one act funny monologue for men

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

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

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

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

Naked! A One Act Play about Internet Dating

Oh My! Comedy about Retired Friends Moving in Together

Parents – comedy about typical primary school parents

Ralph – a monty python style film noir

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

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 Adventure of the Unkindest Cut – Sherlock Holmes Spoof

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

The Call Centre – short comedy sketch about insurance call centre

The Chase – 1950’s period British romantic comedy

The Chicken or the Egg – a political satire

The coming of Jed Crest – British one act plays

The Banalities – British comedy about philosophy

The Duck of the Baskervilles – punful Sherlock Holmes play

The End of Class – Teen sci-fi comedy

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

The Golden years – comedy script for seniors

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

The Interview – poignant comedy about getting older

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

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

Trouble on Tatu Ween – War Stars Parody

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

Who’s There?A poignant Comedy about Dementia

Wilson – one act duologue for 1M 1F

You do what you can – parody on Macbeth


A Cut Above the Rest – one act farce for stage

A Less Expendable Husband – one act comedy for three women

A Manger Carol – a Nativity Play for kids and teens

A NOT so dark and stormy night!  A (Okay, we actually know who did it) Whodunit Melodramatic Comedy

A major for Dixie comedy about running for mayor

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

A Wolf by the Ears – comedy set in an Irish Village Police Station

Alex and Lindsay Take on the World – – what to do when all your friends hate your boyrfriend/girlfriend!!

Alien research – funny play for primary school children

An ordinary man – a comedy about being rather tired of being a werewolf

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

Attic Antics! Farcical comedy set in a school

Awaiting patients – comedy for high school festivals

Breakdown Point – a Very Psychic Comedy

Buckingham’s Palace – a comedy about friends and family for a mostly senior cast

Conned to DEATH!!! Play about a Fake Psychic medium that goes awry

Cyborg with Rosie – a robotic sci fi comedy

Dead on Stage – comedy about high school drama club

Death of a Gerbil – a dark comedy about waking up to find you’re really dead

Dinner at Dario’s – romantic gay comedies

Don’t Bank on it – one act comedy for 5 actors

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

Empty Places of the Heart – family romantic comedy script about love and moving on

Getting this close – teen romantic comedy for high school

Goddle – sci-fi comedy scripts

Goon Today – funny fairy tale script for adults and older teens

It’s a Small World! Literally – children’s comedy about a microscopic world, a meteor and fighting the bad guys

Jack and the Beanstalk – pantomime!

Jinxed – insane one act comedy script

Joined at the hip – South African comedy scripts

Jumping the league – comedy about a priest who doesn’t want to be

Lateral Sinking – Comedy about a Television Quiz Show

Le Shaggy dog – award winning comedy set in wartime France

Lonely heart – one act comedy about a scam

Lovely to look at – comedy about community theatre

Mack to the Past – 30 minutes ‘Shakespeare meets Back to the Future’ comedy for teens

Madrababes – fun filled one act musicals

Mortality – a comedy about hearing that you’re going die

Myth II – Heroes and Halfwits – a comic look at Greek Mythology

Nana and Paige – poignant comedy about escaping Lockdown

No Year’s Eve – comedy about the world ending on New Year’s Eve

Now boarding – one act comedy for 3 women

Nothing personal, just business – funny one act script

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

One act play – British award winning one act play – comedy drama

Rag-Na-Rock! Loki, at the local high school, is about to start a war to end all wars and it’s up to the kids and 1 teacher to stop him

Sarah wants the moon – one act period comedy scripts

Save Our Souls – Short Comedy (Suitable for kids) set on board a ship

Say What? Adult Comedy about Dating

Six days till Sunday – one act play for teens and amdram

Squawk – thirty minute comedy about a recurring dream. Or is it an avian nightmare?

Stirred, not Shaken…. a comedy about girlfriends, dead bodies and Martini’s

Stumped – a British comedy about cricket

The Actors – a comedy about the afterlife

The Fourth Wall – teen one act adventure comedy

The M.A.D. – a comedy about getting out of high school tests, forever!

The Playwright – satirical dramedy about what you’d do to get your play produced

The Tell Tale Teacher – Award winning children’s adventure comedy play

The Three unwise men – spoof nativity play

The Vicar, The Four Thousand Year old Demon and the Cup of Tea

The WAITING……………. room. Character based comedy about a doctor’s waiting room

The Wish – a comedy about three teenage boys and a somewhat unusual genie

Things that go by the Board – Comedy about Home Owner Associations

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

This Seat’s Taken – one act romantic comedy about OCD

Villains incorporated – award winning Teen one act

Virtual Frenemies – a funny one act about online gaming rivalry

You can try it – comedy about a maybe murder, a seance and getting married

You Do Love Me, Don’t You – a funny but Scary Psycho Thriller in One Act

Wandering Bard’s Tale – A Fairytale in One Act

Who Killed Santa? Film Noir Comedy Spoof

Zombies in the Staffroom – detention has never been so fun. Or so deadly…


A country reunion – American comedy about hicks and a bottle o’ moonshine

A Load of Carp – slightly fishy British comedy script

Adam and Yoshi – award winning poignant comedy

Aladdin – comedy script

Alms – Dark Comedy about Catholicism (Digital Script)

Alms – Dark Comedy about Catholicism (Printed Book)

Bird Feud – One act British Comedy about a longstanding, but unusual feud

Breadman – a satirical comedy about marriage and sex

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

Chatter – a love story and a case of mistaken identity in one act

Christopher goes through a Breakup – hilarious one act about being dumped

Comrade Babble – a political satire about an undead businessman, with unfinished business.

Cyborg with Rosie – a robotic sci fi comedy

Father – one act comedy about a priest who gets stuck with it all on his first day

First Impressions – Pride and Prejudice Revisted – when the honeymoon bliss is over!

Genealogy (Digital script) – comedy about DNA testing

Hang ups – funny one act musicals

Jake Revolver – Freelance Secret Agent – a comedy whodunit

He’s Behind You – a whodunit and a panto rolled into one

Keeping Right. The New, mostly fake, Swedish Screwball Comedy (Digital Script)

Keeping Right. The New, mostly fake, Swedish Screwball Comedy (Print)

Missing the Mark – when you’re the conman…and you get conned

Moan Alone – A Zombie Comedy!

Murder: The Final Frontier! An interactive sci-fi comedy

Myth- Modern Greek Play for Schools

Myth II – Heroes and Halfwits – a comic look at Greek Mythology

Nana and Paige – poignant comedy about escaping Lockdown

New Life – a Comedy about Reincarnation

Oh, Momma, OH! A comedy about retiring. When 65 is the new 35!

Over my dead Body – award winning funny ghost story about 2 ghosts who won’t be evicted

Reverse Psychology – a comedy about being afraid of getting FIRED!

Snow White and the Seven Dwarves – British Snow White panto

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

Taken to Tusk – an off the wall comedy

Teamwork – A Play for Teens (A Play of Perfection, Flipped Blankets and Janky Smiles 🙂 

The astounding works of Simon Trout – hilarious teen one act

The Beach House – dramedy about a rich family that’s falling apart

The Best Day of your Life – a very UNROMANTIC romantic comedy

The Dummies Guide to saving the USA – CIA comedy script

The Life we Lived – British poignant comedy about a love that endures past death

The Franklin Franklin Show – comedy about a retired boxer turned talk show host

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

The Mistress of Wholesome – a comedy where the mistress takes on the wife

The Philosophy of Cavemen – comedy about the evolution of human self awareness

The Window – a one act comedy-drama about marriage

There was a great BIG MOOSE! – horror satire set in a small Canadian town

Things that go by the Board – Comedy about Home Owner Associations

Threes – a dark comedy set in an obituary office

Twisted Lucy Fans – dark comedy about Lucille Ball fans

What’s on Your Mind – a comedy of the absurd

Where there’s a Will, there’s a Play! Fun Contemporary Shakespeare

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