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Becoming American by Lynn Nottage

  • Comedy
  • |
  • 5 - 10 minutes
  • 1 Any (1 actor possible: 0-1 W, 0-1 M)
Productions (5)
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A phone-support instructor teaches his Ghanaian recruits how become American for the two or three minutes that it takes to solve the problems of... Read more

A phone-support instructor teaches his Ghanaian recruits how become American for the two or three minutes that it takes to solve the problems of... Read more

On Lincoln's Head by Julie Jensen

  • Comedy
  • Drama
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  • 5 - 10 minutes
  • 2 W, 
Productions (2)
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Aggrieved over her lost father, Babe is throwing firecrackers off the top of Lincoln's head. Annette, a ranger, is the only one crazy enough to... Read more

Aggrieved over her lost father, Babe is throwing firecrackers off the top of Lincoln's head. Annette, a ranger, is the only one crazy enough to... Read more

Thrift of the Magi by Annie Weisman

  • Comedy
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  • 5 - 10 minutes
  • 1 W, 1 M, 
Productions (4)
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Trey and Tina search for the perfect ironic-retro-tourist-vintage-party clothes, only to discover each other's secret sacrifices. This piece is... Read more

Trey and Tina search for the perfect ironic-retro-tourist-vintage-party clothes, only to discover each other's secret sacrifices. This piece is... Read more

Streaming Rights Available

Everything Must Go by Nina Shengold

  • Comedy
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  • 15 - 20 minutes
  • 2 W, 2 Any (4-14 actors possible: 2-8 W, 2-6 M)
Productions (4)
(0)

A middle-aged woman sells her past - literally - at a yard sale. (This play can also be performed as part of the full-length play Finger Foods:... Read more

A middle-aged woman sells her past - literally - at a yard sale. (This play can also be performed as part of the full-length play Finger Foods:... Read more

Mandy Dear by Hillary Ingber

  • Comedy
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  • 35 - 55 minutes
  • 3 W, 3 M, 4 Any (6-16 actors possible: 3-7 W, 3-9 M)
Productions (147)
(3)

Molly is a stubborn advice columnist at a small Boston newspaper. With one particularly reckless letter, she provokes a reader named Bryan to... Read more

Molly is a stubborn advice columnist at a small Boston newspaper. With one particularly reckless letter, she provokes a reader named Bryan to... Read more

Nightmare with a Sexy Skirt by Rich Orloff

  • Comedy
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  • 7 - 10 minutes
  • 1 W, 1 M, 
Productions (5)
(0)

A man doesn't know what to do when he's both attracted to and repulsed by an attractive and manipulative woman. (This play can also be performed... Read more

A man doesn't know what to do when he's both attracted to and repulsed by an attractive and manipulative woman. (This play can also be performed... Read more

The Wedding Planner by Rich Orloff

  • Comedy
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  • 5 - 7 minutes
  • 1 W, 1 M, 
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A combination wedding and funeral planner has unusual suggestions for a woman's future. (This play can also be performed as part of the... Read more

A combination wedding and funeral planner has unusual suggestions for a woman's future. (This play can also be performed as part of the... Read more

One Man's Secret Desire by Rich Orloff

  • Comedy
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  • 5 - 7 minutes
  • 1 W, 1 M, 
Productions (5)
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A man seeks an "escort" to indulge the one fantasy he can't admit to other women. (This play can also be performed as part of the full-length... Read more

A man seeks an "escort" to indulge the one fantasy he can't admit to other women. (This play can also be performed as part of the full-length... Read more

Power Is the Greatest Aphrodisiac of Them All by Rich Orloff

  • Comedy
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  • 5 - 7 minutes
  • 1 W, 1 M, 
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Arm-wrestling becomes a metaphor for a couple's sexual interactions. (This play can also be performed as part of the full-length play Romantic... Read more

Arm-wrestling becomes a metaphor for a couple's sexual interactions. (This play can also be performed as part of the full-length play Romantic... Read more

A Holmes Family Christmas by Judy GeBauer

  • Comedy
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  • 12 - 15 minutes
  • 1 W, 2 M, 
Productions (4)
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Christmas Eve finds Sherlock Holmes dressed as Santa Claus. A new case, or just the spirit of the season? Watson isn't sure what to make of this... Read more

Christmas Eve finds Sherlock Holmes dressed as Santa Claus. A new case, or just the spirit of the season? Watson isn't sure what to make of this... Read more

I Am Not Alone by Richard Dresser

  • Comedy
  • |
  • 5 - 10 minutes
  • 2 M, 
Productions (3)
(0)

Justin is psychologically incapable of being alone. When his girlfriend leaves him, he decides to end his life. His efforts are interrupted by... Read more

Justin is psychologically incapable of being alone. When his girlfriend leaves him, he decides to end his life. His efforts are interrupted by... Read more

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The Oblong Box adapted by Robert Mason

  • Drama
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  • 12 - 17 minutes
  • 3 W, 6 M, 2 Any (9-11 actors possible: 3-5 W, 6-8 M)
Productions (1)
(2)

While traveling on the SS Independence, Renelle runs into an old friend from college. However, Renelle is surprised to find that Cornelius has... Read more

While traveling on the SS Independence, Renelle runs into an old friend from college. However, Renelle is surprised to find that Cornelius has... Read more

Happily Ever After? by Laura Sebastian

  • Comedy
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  • 28 - 35 minutes
  • 4 W, 1 M, 
Productions (32)
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The classic story of Cinderella undergoes a fun makeover through the eyes of the clumsy and oblivious Luella, a ditzy intern at Fairy Godmother,... Read more

The classic story of Cinderella undergoes a fun makeover through the eyes of the clumsy and oblivious Luella, a ditzy intern at Fairy Godmother,... Read more

Streaming Rights Available

Chicken Bones for the Teenage Soup by Alan Haehnel

  • Comedy
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  • 40 - 60 minutes
  • 29 W, 24 M, 5 Any (10-60 actors possible: 5-45 W, 5-45 M)
Productions (165)
(9)

Unlike the megapopular book series it parodies, Chicken Bones for the Teenage Soup is a comic ode to pessimism. In a series of short scenes,... Read more

Unlike the megapopular book series it parodies, Chicken Bones for the Teenage Soup is a comic ode to pessimism. In a series of short scenes,... Read more

Pumpkin Patch by Patrick Gabridge

  • Drama
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  • 8 - 10 minutes
  • 2 W, 
Productions (6)
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A battle over pumpkins brings out simmering racial and class conflicts in a newly gentrified neighborhood. How far will Sasha go to keep LaToya... Read more

A battle over pumpkins brings out simmering racial and class conflicts in a newly gentrified neighborhood. How far will Sasha go to keep LaToya... Read more

Reading List by Susan Miller

  • Drama
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  • 20 - 20 minutes
  • 3 W, 3 M, 
Productions (4)
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What happens when a place where we once roamed freely for answers to our questions is under siege? Reading List encounters people who, despite... Read more

What happens when a place where we once roamed freely for answers to our questions is under siege? Reading List encounters people who, despite... Read more

Available as eScript

The Long View by Alan Haehnel

  • Drama
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  • 40 - 60 minutes
  • 10 W, 11 M,  (15-21 actors possible: 5-15 W, 5-12 M)
Productions (96)
(11)

On a seemingly ordinary day, an explosive fight occurs at a high school when Travis, a bully, confronts his ex-girlfriend and her new boyfriend,... Read more

On a seemingly ordinary day, an explosive fight occurs at a high school when Travis, a bully, confronts his ex-girlfriend and her new boyfriend,... Read more

Not a Creature Was Stirring by Christopher Durang

  • Comedy
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  • 10 - 15 minutes
  • 2 W, 2 M, 5 Any (7-9 actors possible: 2-7 W, 2-7 M)
Productions (22)
(0)

A tyrannical father tries to pass off a classic Christmas poem as his own. But his version is slightly different -- it involves bats, which... Read more

A tyrannical father tries to pass off a classic Christmas poem as his own. But his version is slightly different -- it involves bats, which... Read more

Eve and Adam: The Untold Story by Rich Orloff

  • Comedy
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  • 7 - 9 minutes
  • 2 W, 1 M, 1 Any (4 actors possible: 2-3 W, 1-2 M)
Productions (50)
(1)

God is a woman, and Eve is made first, in this rib-tickling comedy. (This play can also be performed as part of two different full-length plays:... Read more

God is a woman, and Eve is made first, in this rib-tickling comedy. (This play can also be performed as part of two different full-length plays:... Read more

The Rebirth of Beautiful by John Walch

  • Comedy
  • Drama
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  • 10 - 12 minutes
  • 1 W, 1 M,  (2-3 actors possible: exactly 1 W, 1-2 M)
Productions (9)
(0)

Joseph wants a baby to help put his life back in order, but Mary isn't ready to consider a baby until Joseph puts his life back in order. And his... Read more

Joseph wants a baby to help put his life back in order, but Mary isn't ready to consider a baby until Joseph puts his life back in order. And his... Read more