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Math for Actors by Emily C. A. Snyder

  • Comedy
  • |
  • 20 - 30 minutes
  • 1 W, 1 M, 
Productions (46)
(5)

Math meets mayhem when studious Kate agrees to tutor Keith, an arrogant actor who's more interested in Kate than in calculus. He shows up late,... Read more

Math meets mayhem when studious Kate agrees to tutor Keith, an arrogant actor who's more interested in Kate than in calculus. He shows up late,... Read more

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Chester, Who Painted The World Purple by Marco Ramirez

  • Comedy
  • Drama
  • |
  • 10 - 15 minutes
  • 1 W, 2 M, 1 Any (4-6 actors possible: 1-4 W, 2-5 M)
Productions (48)
(4)

Chester sets out to paint the world purple when he realizes it's the only color his blind grandfather can see. Read more

Chester sets out to paint the world purple when he realizes it's the only color his blind grandfather can see. Read more

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Dinner With the MacGuffins by Chris Sheppard

  • Comedy
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  • 20 - 25 minutes
  • 2 W, 3 M, 3 Any (7-8 actors possible: 2-5 W, 3-6 M)
Productions (380)
(12)

At first glance, this is a typical family comedy: teenage James and girlfriend Karen try to make out one afternoon, only to face repeated... Read more

At first glance, this is a typical family comedy: teenage James and girlfriend Karen try to make out one afternoon, only to face repeated... Read more

Bedtime by Mary Gallagher

  • Comedy
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  • 8 - 10 minutes
  • 2 W, 
Productions (54)
(0)

Unanswered questions about God and "forever" are keeping Tina up at night, and only the reassuring words of her sister, Kitty, can put her mind... Read more

Unanswered questions about God and "forever" are keeping Tina up at night, and only the reassuring words of her sister, Kitty, can put her mind... Read more

The Trips by Dustin Robert Blakeman

  • Drama
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  • 20 - 30 minutes
  • 3 M, 
Productions (55)
(2)

Three men sit impatiently in a room, waiting for a stranger to arrive. All they have are simple instructions: end this person's life. Tempers... Read more

Three men sit impatiently in a room, waiting for a stranger to arrive. All they have are simple instructions: end this person's life. Tempers... Read more

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The Bible in 30 Minutes ... Or Less! by Anton Bucher

  • Comedy
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  • 25 - 35 minutes
  • 15 Any (7-50 actors possible: 0-25 W, 0-25 M)
Productions (282)
(22)

The entire Bible in thirty minutes or less -- just like the title promises. Led by an ambitious narrator, this energetic and hilarious play opens... Read more

The entire Bible in thirty minutes or less -- just like the title promises. Led by an ambitious narrator, this energetic and hilarious play opens... Read more

Oh, the Humanity by Will Eno

  • Drama
  • |
  • 10 - 15 minutes
  • 1 W, 2 M,  (3 actors possible: 1-2 W, 1-2 M)
Productions (32)
(6)

Two people and their two chairs seek to find meaning and direction in life, seek to find just the tiniest shred of certainty, consistency. A... Read more

Two people and their two chairs seek to find meaning and direction in life, seek to find just the tiniest shred of certainty, consistency. A... Read more

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No Shoulder by Nina Shengold

  • Drama
  • |
  • 10 - 15 minutes
  • 2 W, 
Productions (30)
(0)

A surreal late-night encounter between a childless widow and a teenage hitchhiker, who have far more in common than either imagines. (This play... Read more

A surreal late-night encounter between a childless widow and a teenage hitchhiker, who have far more in common than either imagines. (This play... Read more

War at Home by Nicole Quinn

  • Drama
  • |
  • 40 - 50 minutes
  • 4 W, 4 M, 13 Any (16-30 actors possible: 4-26 W, 4-26 M)
Productions (196)
(21)

A group of students in a New York State high school 100 miles north of Ground Zero responds to the events of September 11th, 2001. The text of... Read more

A group of students in a New York State high school 100 miles north of Ground Zero responds to the events of September 11th, 2001. The text of... Read more

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Regina Flector Wins the Science Fair by Marco Ramirez

  • Comedy
  • Drama
  • |
  • 9 - 12 minutes
  • 2 W, 2 M, 
Productions (98)
(9)

Middle schoolers Regina, Bradley, Tiffany, and Sam compete (somewhat viciously) for first place at their school Science Fair. Though everyone... Read more

Middle schoolers Regina, Bradley, Tiffany, and Sam compete (somewhat viciously) for first place at their school Science Fair. Though everyone... Read more

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The Murderous Mansion of Mr. Uno by Don Zolidis

  • Comedy
  • |
  • 40 - 60 minutes
  • 5 W, 6 M,  (11 actors possible: 5-6 W, 5-6 M)
Productions (209)
(52)

The mysterious Mr. Uno has invited six eccentric guests to his dark and stormy mansion. When Uno winds up dead (several times over), and guests... Read more

The mysterious Mr. Uno has invited six eccentric guests to his dark and stormy mansion. When Uno winds up dead (several times over), and guests... Read more

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dirt by Mandy Conner

  • Drama
  • |
  • 25 - 35 minutes
  • 5 W, 8 M, 5 Any (13-20 actors possible: 4-13 W, 7-16 M)
Productions (57)
(30)

When the 1935 Dust Bowl batters the Texas Panhandle with drought, dirt, and devastation, the Loftin family is hit especially hard. Matriarch... Read more

When the 1935 Dust Bowl batters the Texas Panhandle with drought, dirt, and devastation, the Loftin family is hit especially hard. Matriarch... Read more

Dancing on Checkers' Grave by Eric Lane

  • Comedy
  • Drama
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  • 35 - 45 minutes
  • 2 W, 
Productions (28)
(4)

Lisa and Dina meet at the grave site of Richard Nixon's dog, Checkers, to work on a high school English composition. Though the two girls... Read more

Lisa and Dina meet at the grave site of Richard Nixon's dog, Checkers, to work on a high school English composition. Though the two girls... Read more

Random Acts of Comedy: 15 Hit One-Act Plays for Student Actors by Peter Bloedel and 11 others

  • Comedy
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  • 0 - 0 minutes
  • Various
(14)

Home of the most popular one-act plays for student actors, Playscripts, Inc. presents 15 of their very best short comedies. From a blind dating... Read more

Home of the most popular one-act plays for student actors, Playscripts, Inc. presents 15 of their very best short comedies. From a blind dating... Read more

Off the Map by Rich Orloff

  • Comedy
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  • 10 - 12 minutes
  • 1 W, 2 M, 
Productions (50)
(0)

In a very cold place, a penguin helps a lost couple find direction. (This play can also be performed as part of two different full-length plays:... Read more

In a very cold place, a penguin helps a lost couple find direction. (This play can also be performed as part of two different full-length plays:... Read more

Boiling People in My Coffee by Jonathan Yukich

  • Comedy
  • |
  • 20 - 25 minutes
  • 1 W, 3 M,  (3-4 actors possible: exactly 1 W, 2-3 M)
Productions (101)
(1)

Faced with microscopic civilizations in their coffee and a corpse on their couch, a husband and wife attempt to cope with the loss of their son... Read more

Faced with microscopic civilizations in their coffee and a corpse on their couch, a husband and wife attempt to cope with the loss of their son... Read more

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Oz by Don Zolidis

  • Comedy
  • Drama
  • |
  • 40 - 50 minutes
  • 4 W, 4 M, 4 Any (8-16 actors possible: 4-8 W, 4-8 M)
Productions (650)
(75)

Reeling from her sister's death, Beth suddenly finds herself journeying through a world suspiciously resembling the film The Wizard of Oz. But... Read more

Reeling from her sister's death, Beth suddenly finds herself journeying through a world suspiciously resembling the film The Wizard of Oz. But... Read more

Railing It Uptown by Shirley Lauro

  • Drama
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  • 10 - 12 minutes
  • 2 W, 
Productions (23)
(0)

Trapped in an empty Manhattan subway car that's racing uptown, two women -- one an upper-middle-class New Yorker, and one an underclass, homeless... Read more

Trapped in an empty Manhattan subway car that's racing uptown, two women -- one an upper-middle-class New Yorker, and one an underclass, homeless... Read more

In Paris You Will Find Many Baguettes but Only One True Love by Mike Lew

  • Comedy
  • |
  • 8 - 12 minutes
  • 2 W, 1 M, 
Productions (23)
(1)

Liz is looking for true love and Lindy is looking to fix her broken heart, so they head, of course, to Paris. When Liz finds the man of her... Read more

Liz is looking for true love and Lindy is looking to fix her broken heart, so they head, of course, to Paris. When Liz finds the man of her... Read more

From the Mouths of Babes by Eva Anderson

  • Comedy
  • |
  • 10 - 15 minutes
  • 2 W, 2 M, 
Productions (147)
(9)

Davey, a notorious troublemaker, has just been released from the time-out area of Happy Feet Daycare. He now has one objective: to convince... Read more

Davey, a notorious troublemaker, has just been released from the time-out area of Happy Feet Daycare. He now has one objective: to convince... Read more