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Lost in Place: 5 Short Plays by Lewis Black

Lost in Place
Lewis Black

Productions (1)
  • Dark Comedy
  • 90 - 100 minutes
  • 2 f, 2 m (3-11 actors possible: 1-4 f, 2-7 m)

Famed comedian Lewis Black weaponizes absurdity in this collection of darkly exuberant plays. Read more

War of the Worlds: The Panic Broadcast adapted by Joe Landry, Inspired by and Including the Mercury Theatre on the Air's Infamous 1938 Radio Play

War of the Worlds: The Panic Broadcast
Joe Landry

Productions (5)
  • Live Radio Play
  • 70 - 75 minutes
  • 1 f, 5 m (4-40 actors possible: 1-9 f, 3-31 m)

An alien invasion throws humanity into chaos in the classic sci-fi novel The War of the Worlds--but all it took to cause real-life panic in the streets was Orson Welles's 1938 radio adaptation, which listeners took for news. Read more

Off the Main Road by William Inge

Off the Main Road
William Inge

Productions (2)
  • Drama
  • 90 - 100 minutes
  • 5 f, 6 m (10-13 actors possible: 4-5 f, 6-8 m)

William Inge deploys the fierce empathy for his characters that makes him an essential American playwright in this passionate, newly-discovered drama. Read more

Baltimore by Kirsten Greenidge

Baltimore
Kirsten Greenidge

Productions (8)
  • Drama
  • 90 - 95 minutes
  • 6 f, 3 m

When a racially-charged incident divides her first-year students, reluctant resident advisor Shelby finds herself in the middle of a conversation she does not want to have. Baltimore was the 2015 recipient of the Big Ten Theatre Consortium New Play Initiative. Read more

Connected by Lia Romeo

Connected
Lia Romeo

Productions (3)
  • Comedy/Drama
  • 80 - 95 minutes
  • 4 f, 4 m (6-23 actors possible: 3-12 f, 3-11 m)

In a world where we're all constantly connected via the internet, why do so many people still feel alone? In this series of interrelated vignettes, a young girl's most embarrassing moment goes viral, a recent high school grad must choose between real life and role-playing games, two girls spend Saturday night endlessly searching for the perfect party, and a teacher is accidentally wooed by her student on a dating site. Read more

Good Kids by Naomi Iizuka

Good Kids
Naomi Iizuka

Productions (58)
  • Drama
  • 80 - 85 minutes
  • 8 f, 4 m

Something happened to Chloe after that party last Saturday night. Something she says she can't remember. Something everybody is talking about. Good Kids was the 2014 recipient of the Big Ten Theatre Consortium New Play Initiative. Read more

The Shout by Mark Rigney

The Shout
Mark Rigney

Productions (4)
  • Drama
  • 40 - 60 minutes
  • 2 f, 1 m

Two college friends camp outside a disgraced policeman's house for a round-the-clock protest. Armed with an idealistic resolve and healthy stash of Peanut M&M's, they're prepared for anything--except the friendly demeanor of the cop tasked with keeping the peace. Read more

Including Shooter by Nicholas C. Pappas

Including Shooter
Nicholas C. Pappas

Productions (3)
  • Drama
  • 85 - 90 minutes
  • 5 f, 11 m (9-27 actors possible: 5-9 f, 4-18 m)

How do you talk about something unthinkable? Including Shooter offers a way to begin by exploring the context of a fictional shooting in three sections. This absorbing, elegiac play spotlights one unforgettable character after another in a series of interweaving scenes and monologues that never oversimplify. Read more

Moby Dick adapted for the stage by Jon Jory, based on the novel by Herman Melville

Moby Dick
Jon Jory

Productions (2)
  • Drama
  • 80 - 100 minutes
  • 8 either (8-35 actors possible: 0-35 f, 0-35 m)

The human drama of the high seas roars onto the stage in this inventive adaptation of Herman Melville's novel. The cast of vivid characters who fill Ishmael's yarn are brought to life with a flexible ensemble in a flowing, minimal staging that provides a fresh gateway into a literary classic. Read more

The Tangibles by India Kotis

The Tangibles
India Kotis

Productions (2)
  • Comedy/Drama
  • 60 - 80 minutes
  • 5 f, 2 m

t's Saturday night in New York City. High school is almost over, and Raina's throwing a post-breakup pity party. But when her friends arrive, they bring along problems of their own, and the night soon becomes a disappointment free-for-all of unrequited love, rejected college applications, delicate identity politics, and ukulele jams. Read more

Blown Youth by Dipika Guha

Blown Youth
Dipika Guha

Productions (5)
  • Drama/Comedy
  • 80 - 90 minutes
  • 7 f

An aspiring actress and founder of a feminist commune, Celia wants one thing: to play a great role. But despite her sophisticated education and commitment to helping women, Celia, like Hamlet before her, cannot act. Read more

High Fidelity lyrics by Amanda Green, music by Tom Kitt, book by David Lindsay-Abaire. Based on the novel by Nick Hornby and the Touchstone Pictures Film

High Fidelity
Amanda Green

Productions (36)
  • Musical Comedy
  • 110 - 120 minutes
  • 10 f, 10 m (20-30 actors possible: 10-20 f, 10-20 m)

When Brooklyn record store owner Rob finds himself unexpectedly dumped, his life takes a music-filled turn toward the introspective. Based on the popular novel by Nick Hornby, High Fidelity follows Rob as he struggles to discover how his relationship went awry, and strives to change his life in order to win back his sweetheart Laura. Read more

dEAD dOG pARK by Barry Malawer

dEAD dOG pARK
Barry Malawer

Productions (1)
  • Drama
  • 70 - 85 minutes
  • 2 f, 4 m (6-7 actors possible: 2-3 f, 4-5 m)

A pursuit through an abandoned building ends in a four-story fall that changes Officer Rob McDonald and thirteen-year-old Tyler Chapin's lives forever... Read more

Is He Dead? adapted by David Ives, based on the play by Mark Twain

Is He Dead?
David Ives

Productions (384)
  • Comedy
  • 105 - 120 minutes
  • 4 f, 7 m (11-16 actors possible: 4-6 f, 7-12 m)

Jean-Francois Millet, a young painter of genius, realizes that the only way he can pay his debts and keep his love from marrying his rival is to die, as it is only dead painters who achieve fame and fortune. Read more

Anon(ymous) by Naomi Iizuka, based on Homer's The Odyssey

Anon(ymous)
Naomi Iizuka

Productions (205)
  • Drama
  • 90 minutes
  • 6 f, 5 m (11-35 actors possible: 6-20 f, 5-15 m)

Separated from his mother, a young refugee called Anon journeys through the United States, encountering a wide variety of people -- some kind, some dangerous and cruel -- as he searches for his family. Read more

Pride and Prejudice adapted by Jon Jory from the novel by Jane Austen

Pride and Prejudice
Jon Jory

Productions (532)
  • Romantic comedy
  • 120 - 130 minutes
  • 8 f, 6 m (13-40 actors possible: 8-20 f, 5-20 m)

All of the wit and romance of Jane Austen's classic 1813 novel come to life in this refreshingly fast-paced and engaging new adaptation by acclaimed writer and director Jon Jory. Read more

The Spoon River Project adapted by Tom Andolora, based on Spoon River Anthology by Edgar Lee Masters

The Spoon River Project
Tom Andolora

Productions (44)
  • Play with Music
  • 85 - 95 minutes
  • 5 f, 6 m (10-18 actors possible: 5-10 f, 5-10 m)

In this beautifully haunting play based on Edgar Lee Masters' Spoon River Anthology, the former residents of Spoon River examine life and the longing for what might have been. Read more

Failure: A Love Story by Philip Dawkins

Failure: A Love Story
Philip Dawkins

Productions (77)
  • Comedy
  • 90 - 95 minutes
  • 3 f, 2 m, 2 either (7-50 actors possible: 3-48 f, 2-47 m)

Tuneful songs, and a whimsical chorus follow the story of Nelly, Jenny June, and Gerty as they live out their lives above the family clock repair shop near the Chicago River, before their time unexpectedly runs out. Read more

Dracula adapted by William McNulty, originally dramatized by John L. Balderston and Hamilton Deane from Bram Stoker's world-famous novel, Dracula

Dracula
William McNulty

Productions (175)
  • Horror
  • 100 - 110 minutes
  • 7 f, 7 m (12-14 actors possible: 5-7 f, exactly 7 m)

This adaptation is an action-packed, blood-soaked retelling of Bram Stoker's classic tale of horror. Read more

The Lily's Revenge by Taylor Mac, music by Rachelle Garniez

The Lily's Revenge
Taylor Mac

Productions (4)
  • Play with Music
  • 150 - 300 minutes
  • 4 f, 3 m, 25 either (32-100 actors possible: 32-100 f, 32-100 m)

Part Noh play, part musical, part verse play, part dance-theater, part silent film, and part party, The Lily's Revenge is a one-of-a-kind extravaganza of theater, love, and community. Read more

Hedda Gabler adapted by Christopher Shinn from the play by Henrik Ibsen

Hedda Gabler
Christopher Shinn

Productions (17)
  • Drama
  • 130 - 140 minutes
  • 4 f, 3 m

This Broadway adaptation of Ibsen's timeless drama presents a sympathetic, yet striking and powerful, Hedda in the classic tale of her struggle to find a means of escape from a loveless, ordinary existence. Read more

Nightfall With Edgar Allan Poe by Eric Coble

Nightfall With Edgar Allan Poe
Eric Coble

Productions (167)
  • Drama
  • 80 - 90 minutes
  • 2 f, 3 m (5-9 actors possible: 0-9 f, 0-9 m)

Edgar Allan Poe stands alone in the flickering darkness of his mind, trying desperately to convince himself -- and us -- that he's not mad. The spell he weaves brings us a highly theatrical adaptation of four tales Poe himself considered his best. Read more

Good Kids by Naomi Iizuka

Good Kids
Naomi Iizuka

Productions (58)
  • Drama
  • 80 - 85 minutes
  • 8 f, 4 m

Something happened to Chloe after that party last Saturday night. Something she says she can't remember. Something everybody is talking about. Set at a Midwestern high school, in a world of Facebook and Twitter, smartphones and YouTube, Good Kids explores a casual sexual encounter gone wrong and its very public aftermath. Read more

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I and You by Lauren Gunderson

I and You
Lauren Gunderson

Productions (87)
  • Drama
  • 90 - 100 minutes
  • 1 f, 1 m

I and You is an ode to youth, life, love, and the strange beauty of human connectedness. Read more

How We Got On by Idris Goodwin

How We Got On
Idris Goodwin

Productions (16)
  • Coming of Age Drama
  • 85 - 95 minutes
  • 2 f, 2 m

Hank, Julian, and Luann are three talented, determined suburban teens coming of age in the 1980s. Dreaming of fame and fortune in the new Hip-Hop music scene, they must overcome cultural isolation, familial dysfunction, and ruthless rivalries to make the music that defines their lives. Read more

Swimming in the Shallows by Adam Bock

Swimming in the Shallows
Adam Bock

Productions (56)
  • Comedy
  • 80 - 85 minutes
  • 3 f, 3 m

Barb finds out that Buddhist monks in Thailand only own eight things -- and wonders if that is all she wants. She starts giving away her things but her husband Bob keeps buying her new ones. Read more

7 Ways to Say I Love You by Adam Szymkowicz

7 Ways to Say I Love You
Adam Szymkowicz

Productions (15)
  • Comedy / Drama
  • 60 - 65 minutes
  • 8 f, 5 m, 2 either (3-15 actors possible: 2-10 f, 1-7 m)

This collection of funny, sweet, silly, poignant and stylistically diverse short plays from New York favorite Adam Szymkowicz has something for everyone. These plays explore heart, grief, pain, and humor as the plays dance around the eternal human theme of love. Read more

Showing the world of <i>Little Women's</i> beloved March sisters through the lens of HBO's hit series <i>Girls</i>, <i>Women</i> is a hilarious, fast-paced contemporary spin on a timeless classic.

Women
Chiara Atik

Productions (17)
  • Comedy
  • 60 - 70 minutes
  • 5 f, 4 m (8-11 actors possible: exactly 5 f, 3-6 m)

Read more

MilkMilkLemonade by Joshua Conkel

MilkMilkLemonade
Joshua Conkel

Productions (38)
  • Comedy
  • 60 - 75 minutes
  • 5 either (5 actors possible: 0-5 f, 0-5 m)

Emory is an effeminate 11-year-old boy who lives on a farm with his chain smoking Nanna and his only friend, a depressed chicken about to be processed. MilkMilkLemonade is a bitterly funny exploration of gender, sexuality, life, death, and the human body. Read more

44 Plays For 44 Presidents by Andy Bayiates, Sean Benjamin, Genevra Gallo-Bayiates, Chloe Johnston and Karen Weinberg

44 Plays For 44 Presidents
Andy Bayiates

Productions (129)
  • Comedy/drama/experimental/political/historic
  • 105 - 115 minutes
  • 5 either (5-158 actors possible: 0-158 f, 0-158 m)

44 Plays For 44 Presidents is a chronological, biographical survey of the lives and presidencies of each of the 44 men who have held the office so far. Their mistakes and successes are celebrated by a company of actors who take turns donning a star-spangled coat that symbolizes the presidency. Read more

Exit, Pursued by a Bear by Lauren Gunderson

Exit, Pursued by a Bear
Lauren Gunderson

Productions (36)
  • Revenge Comedy
  • 75 - 80 minutes
  • 2 f, 2 m

Nan has decided to teach her abusive husband Kyle a lesson. With the help of her friend Simon (acting as her emotional -- and actual -- cheerleader) and a stripper named Sweetheart, she tapes Kyle to a chair and forces him to watch as they reenacts scenes from their painful past. Read more

Year of the Rooster by Eric Dufault

Year of the Rooster
Olivia Dufault

Productions (11)
  • Comedy/Drama
  • 75 - 85 minutes
  • 2 f, 3 m

Gil is a loser. He works at McDonald's, lives with his ailing mother, and hasn't had a girlfriend since...ever. But that's all about to change. He's been secretly training (and drugging) a rooster to fight. A fiercely comic play about cockfighting, connections, and clawing your way to the top. Read more

Trevor by Nick Jones

Trevor
Nick Jones

Productions (19)
  • Comedy/Drama
  • 80 - 90 minutes
  • 3 f, 4 m

Inspired by true events, Trevor is a subversive comedy about fame, success, and the lies we tell ourselves in order to keep people from taking away an erratic, 200-pound chimpanzee. Read more

The Most Massive Woman Wins by Madeleine George

The Most Massive Woman Wins
Madeleine George

Productions (181)
  • Comedy/Drama
  • 30 - 40 minutes
  • 4 f

Challenging, brutal and hilarious, four women of various shapes and sizes sitting in the waiting room of a liposuction clinic explore their perceptions of body image. Read more

The Trojan Women adapted by Ellen McLaughlin, from the play by Euripides

The Trojan Women
Ellen McLaughlin

Productions (64)
  • Drama
  • 70 - 90 minutes
  • 12 f, 2 m (12-40 actors possible: 10-30 f, 2-10 m)

In the wake of their devastating defeat, the women of Troy, all now widows, wait on the beach below the ravaged city to be claimed by their Greek conquerors as slaves and concubines... Read more

Sense and Sensibility adapted by Jon Jory from the novel by Jane Austen

Sense and Sensibility
Jon Jory

Productions (52)
  • Romance
  • 90 - 100 minutes
  • 8 f, 8 m (13-16 actors possible: 7-8 f, 6-8 m)

Sisters Elinor and Marianne find themselves captivated by two very different men in this lively and dynamic adaptation of Jane Austen's classic novel... Read more

The Spoon River Project adapted by Tom Andolora. Based on Spoon River Anthology by Edgar Lee Masters

The Spoon River Project
Tom Andolora

Productions (44)
  • Play with Music
  • 85 - 95 minutes
  • 5 f, 6 m (10-18 actors possible: 5-10 f, 5-10 m)

In this beautifully haunting play based on Edgar Lee Masters' Spoon River Anthology, the former residents of Spoon River examine life and the longing for what might have been... Read more

Antigone Now by Melissa Cooper. Inspired by Sophocles' Antigone

Antigone Now
Melissa Cooper

Productions (139)
  • Drama
  • 50 - 60 minutes
  • 3 f, 1 m (4-11 actors possible: 2-10 f, 1-9 m)

This contemporary response to the myth of Antigone brings powerful, modern prose to an ancient and universal story... Read more

Moby Dick adapted for the stage by Jon Jory. Based on the novel by Herman Melville

Moby Dick
Jon Jory

Productions (2)
  • Drama
  • 80 - 100 minutes
  • 8 either (8-35 actors possible: 0-35 f, 0-35 m)

The cast of vivid characters who fill Ishmael's yarn are brought to life with a flexible ensemble in a flowing, minimal staging that provides a fresh gateway into a literary classic... Read more

A Christmas Carol: A Live Radio Play adapted for the stage by Joe Landry, music by Kevin Connors. From the novella by Charles Dickens

A Christmas Carol: A Live Radio Play
Kevin Connors

Productions (33)
  • Holiday Play with Music
  • 75 - 90 minutes
  • 2 f, 3 m (5-41 actors possible: 2-18 f, 3-23 m)

The Charles Dickens holiday classic comes to life as a live 1940s radio broadcast, complete with vintage commercials for fruitcake (extra-fancy), and the magic of live sound effects and musical underscoring... Read more

Pride and Prejudice adapted by Joseph Hanreddy and J.R. Sullivan, from the novel by Jane Austen

Pride and Prejudice
Joseph Hanreddy

Productions (119)
  • Romantic Comedy
  • 140 - 160 minutes
  • 14 f, 10 m (23-26 actors possible: 13-14 f, 10-12 m)

The fire and wit of Jane Austen's classic 1813 romance shines through in this vibrant new adaptation... Read more

Dracula adapted by William McNulty, from Bram Stoker's world-famous novel

Dracula
William McNulty

Productions (175)
  • Horror
  • 100 - 110 minutes
  • 7 f, 7 m (12-14 actors possible: 5-7 f, exactly 7 m)

This adaptation is an action-packed, blood-soaked retelling of Bram Stoker's classic tale of horror... Read more

Nightfall With Edgar Allan Poe by Eric Coble

Nightfall With Edgar Allan Poe
Eric Coble

Productions (167)
  • Drama
  • 80 - 90 minutes
  • 2 f, 3 m (5-9 actors possible: 0-9 f, 0-9 m)

Edgar Allan Poe stands alone in the flickering darkness of his mind, trying desperately to convince himself -- and us -- that he's not mad. The spell he weaves brings us a highly theatrical adaptation of four tales Poe himself considered his best... Read more

The Three Musketeers adapted by Linda Alper, Douglas Langworthy and Penny Metropulos, from the novel by Alexandre Dumas

The Three Musketeers
Linda Alper

Productions (22)
  • Drama
  • 165 - 170 minutes
  • 7 f, 17 m (14-40 actors possible: 4-15 f, 10-25 m)

Alexandre Dumas' classic novel gets an adventurous update as this tale of friendship and romance follows young D'Artagnan as he arrives in Paris in seek of fame, fortune, and a place among the King's Musketeers... Read more

Alice in Wonderland adapted by Jason Pizzarello, from the stories of Lewis Carroll

Alice in Wonderland
Jason Pizzarello

Productions (198)
  • Drama/Comedy
  • 30 - 40 minutes
  • 9 f, 9 m, 12 either (11-38 actors possible: 5-32 f, 6-33 m)

A darker, more faithful version of Lewis Carroll's classic tale that reimagines the experience of Wonderland, and ends with an unexpected new twist... Read more

The Downtown Anthology: 6 Hit Plays from New York's Downtown Theaters

The Downtown Anthology
Erin Courtney

Productions (0)
  • Drama/Comedy
  • 0 minutes
  • Various

Dive into the world of the strange, the unexpected, and the uncanny with this collection of six new plays from New York's downtown theaters... Read more

Funny, Strange, Provocative: Seven Plays from Clubbed Thumb

Funny, Strange, Provocative: Seven Plays from Clubbed Thumb
Adam Bock

Productions (0)
  • Drama/Comedy
  • 0 minutes
  • Various

This anthology includes seven plays produced by Clubbed Thumb, the Obie Award-winning downtown New York City theater company that burst onto the new play scene in 1996. Edgy and thought-provoking, each play is funny, strange, and provocative in surprising, widely varying ways... Read more

24 by 24: The 24 Hour Plays Anthology

24 by 24: The 24 Hour Plays Anthology
John Belluso

Productions (0)
  • Drama/Comedy
  • 0 minutes
  • Various

24 by 24 features the work of today's most celebrated theatrical voices, including Tony Award winner Terrence McNally, Adam Rapp, Tina Howe, Will Eno, David Ives, Theresa Rebeck, Pulitzer Prize winner David Lindsay-Abaire, and many more... Read more

Naked Angels Issues Projects: Collected Plays

Naked Angels Issues Projects: Collected Plays
Jon Robin Baitz

Productions (0)
  • Drama/Comedy
  • 0 minutes
  • Various

Since 1989, New York City's Naked Angels has collaborated with some of America's most beloved playwrights to create exciting, topical plays for their time-honored tradition: the Issues Project. The short plays within this collection respond to resonant themes from gun control to the environment, faith to human rights... Read more

Humana Festival 2015: The Complete Plays

Humana Festival 2015: The Complete Plays
Jeff Augustin

Productions (0)
  • Drama/Comedy
  • 0 minutes
  • Various

This collection brings together all nine scripts from the 2015 Humana Festival of New American Plays. Featuring plays by Colman Domingo, Charles L. Mee, Erin Courtney, Jen Silverman, and many more... Read more

Humana Festival 2014: The Complete Plays

Humana Festival 2014: The Complete Plays
Rachel Bonds

Productions (0)
  • Drama/Comedy
  • 0 minutes
  • Various

This collection brings together all nine scripts from the 2014 Humana Festival of New American Plays. Featuring plays by Jordan Harrison, Lucas Hnath, Kimber Lee, Rachel Bonds, and many more... Read more

Humana Festival 2013: The Complete Plays

Humana Festival 2013: The Complete Plays
Jeff Augustin

Productions (0)
  • Drama/Comedy
  • 0 minutes
  • Various

This collection brings together all nine scripts from the 2013 Humana Festival of New American Plays. Featuring plays by Sarah Ruhl, Will Eno, Branden Jacobs-Jenkins, Mallery Avidon, and many more... Read more

Humana Festival 2012: The Complete Plays

Humana Festival 2012: The Complete Plays
Courtney Baron

Productions (0)
  • Drama/Comedy
  • 0 minutes
  • Various

This collection brings together all ten scripts from the 2012 Humana Festival of New American Plays. Featuring plays by Lisa Kron, Idris Goodwin, Greg Kotis, Courtney Baron, and many more... Read more

Humana Festival 2011: The Complete Plays

Humana Festival 2011: The Complete Plays
Dan Dietz

Productions (0)
  • Drama/Comedy
  • 0 minutes
  • Various

This collection brings together all ten scripts from the 2011 Humana Festival of New American Plays. Featuring plays by Anne Washburn, Peter Sinn Nachtrieb, A. Rey Pamatmat, Jordan Harrison, and many more... Read more

Humana Festival 2010: The Complete Plays

Humana Festival 2010: The Complete Plays
Gamal Abdel Chasten

Productions (0)
  • Drama/Comedy
  • 0 minutes
  • Various

This collection brings together all eleven scripts from the 2010 Humana Festival of New American Plays. Featuring plays by Dan O'Brien, Lisa Dillman, Deborah Stein, Dan Dietz, and many more... Read more

Humana Festival 2009: The Complete Plays

Humana Festival 2009: The Complete Plays
Wendell Berry

Productions (0)
  • Drama/Comedy
  • 0 minutes
  • Various

This collection brings together all ten scripts from the 2009 Humana Festival of New American Plays. Featuring plays by Naomi Wallace, Zoe Kazan, Allison Moore, Charles L. Mee, and many more... Read more

Humana Festival 2008: The Complete Plays

Humana Festival 2008: The Complete Plays
Zakiyyah Alexander

Productions (0)
  • Drama/Comedy
  • 0 minutes
  • Various

This collection brings together all ten scripts from the 2008 Humana Festival of New American Plays. Featuring plays by Gina Gionfriddo, Carly Mensch, Jennifer Haley, Naomi Wallace, and many more... Read more

Humana Festival 2007: The Complete Plays

Humana Festival 2007: The Complete Plays
Constance Congdon

Productions (0)
  • Drama/Comedy
  • 0 minutes
  • Various

This collection brings together all ten scripts from the 2007 Humana Festival of New American Plays. Featuring plays by Carlos Murillo, Naomi Iizuka, Julie Marie Myatt, Craig Wright, and many more... Read more

Humana Festival 2006: The Complete Plays

Humana Festival 2006: The Complete Plays
Liz Duffy Adams

Productions (0)
  • Drama/Comedy
  • 0 minutes
  • Various

This collection brings together all ten scripts from the 2006 Humana Festival of New American Plays. Featuring plays by Theresa Rebeck, Adam Bock, Jordan Harrison, Rha Goddess, and many more... Read more

The Most Massive Woman Wins by Madeleine George

The Most Massive Woman Wins
Madeleine George

Productions (181)
  • Comedy/Drama
  • 30 - 40 minutes
  • 4 f

Challenging, brutal and hilarious, four women of various shapes and sizes sitting in the waiting room of a liposuction clinic explore their perceptions of body image... Read more

13 Ways to Screw Up Your College Interview by Ian McWethy

13 Ways to Screw Up Your College Interview
Ian McWethy

Productions (977)
  • Comedy
  • 25 - 35 minutes
  • 7 f, 6 m, 3 either (4-16 actors possible: 0-16 f, 0-16 m)

When two college recruiters at a prestigious university need to fill one last spot to keep their jobs, thirteen eccentric, dimwitted and slightly-insane high school seniors are eager to come in for an interview... Read more

Dating can be hard. Especially when your date happens to be a raging kleptomaniac, or your grandmother's bridge partner, or a mime. <i>Check Please</i> follows a series of blind dinner dates that couldn't get any worse -- until they do.

Check Please
Jonathan Rand

Productions (3589)
  • Comedy
  • 25 - 35 minutes
  • 7 f, 7 m (4-26 actors possible: 2-13 f, 2-13 m)

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I Dream Before I Take the Stand by Arlene Hutton

I Dream Before I Take the Stand
Arlene Hutton

Productions (125)
  • Drama
  • 20 - 25 minutes
  • 1 f, 1 m

A defense lawyer cross-examines a woman during her testimony in a sexual assault case -- and in doing so, horribly distorts her perfectly innocent walk in the park... Read more

It's not you, it's me by Don Zolidis

It's not you, it's me
Don Zolidis

Productions (578)
  • Comedy
  • 35 - 40 minutes
  • 6 f, 7 m, 1 either (5-20 actors possible: 2-10 f, 2-10 m)

Whether your boyfriend is a Canadian secret agent or monk in training, or your girlfriend is a psychic or pathological liar, one thing is for sure: they are about to dump you... Read more

Antigone Now by Melissa Cooper. Inspired by Sophocles' Antigone

Antigone Now
Melissa Cooper

Productions (139)
  • Drama
  • 50 - 60 minutes
  • 3 f, 1 m (4-11 actors possible: 2-10 f, 1-9 m)

Read more

SUPERHEROES: With Great Power Comes Ordinary Responsibility by Ian McWethy

SUPERHEROES
Ian McWethy

Productions (250)
  • Comedy
  • 25 - 35 minutes
  • 12 f, 11 m, 10 either (5-33 actors possible: 1-23 f, 4-31 m)

SUPERHEROES is a funny, fast-paced series of vignettes that explores how the caped crusaders deal with life in street clothes... Read more

Great Short Comedies: Volume 2

Great Short Comedies: Volume 2
Steven Dietz

Productions (0)
  • Comedy
  • 0 minutes
  • Various

Fast and funny, this volume contains ten short comedies that will split your side as you roll down the aisle busting a gut. Featuring plays by Itamar Moses, Steven Dietz, Winnie Holzman, and many more... Read more

Great Short Plays: Volume 1

Great Short Plays: Volume 1
Stephen Belber

Productions (0)
  • Comedy/Drama
  • 0 minutes
  • Various

With a diverse blend of themes, styles, and cast requirements, this collection contains ten extraordinary comedies and dramas. Featuring plays by Stephen Belber, Brooke Berman, and many more... Read more

Great Short Comedies: Volume 1

Great Short Comedies: Volume 1
Adam Bock

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  • Comedy
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  • Various

Fast and funny, this volume contains ten short comedies that will split your side as you roll down the aisle busting a gut. Featuring plays by David Lindsay-Abaire, Adam Bock, Adrienne Dawes, and many more... Read more

Great Short Comedies: Volume 4

Great Short Comedies: Volume 4
Julia Cho

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  • Comedy
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  • Various

Fast and funny, this volume contains ten short comedies guaranteed to bring the house down. Featuring plays by Marco Ramirez, Liz Flahive, Julia Cho, and many more... Read more