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The Legend of Sleepy Hollow adapted by Christopher Cartmill

  • Comedy
  • Drama
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  • 35 - 45 minutes
  • 7 W, 9 M, 3 Any (8-25 actors possible: 4-12 W, 4-13 M)
Productions (92)
(17)

In this wickedly funny adaptation of Washington Irving's classic tale of superstition and village rivalry, gawky schoolmaster Ichabod Crane... Read more

In this wickedly funny adaptation of Washington Irving's classic tale of superstition and village rivalry, gawky schoolmaster Ichabod Crane... 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

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The Adventure of the Copper Beeches a mystery adapted by Jon Jory

  • Drama
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  • 10 - 15 minutes
  • 3 W, 2 M, 3 Any (8 actors possible: 3-6 W, 2-5 M)
Productions (6)
(0)

The legendary duo of Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson take on the case of a conspiracy surrounding a governess in an isolated country house. This... Read more

The legendary duo of Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson take on the case of a conspiracy surrounding a governess in an isolated country house. This... Read more

Available as eScript

Dracula's Daughters: A Family Comedy by Sean Abley

  • Comedy
  • |
  • 50 - 50 minutes
  • 4 W, 6 M,  (8-18 actors possible: 4-5 W, 4-13 M)
Productions (24)
(4)

When a production of Dracula is taken over by an audience member who demands more romance, Dracula marries Mina and moves to the suburbs of... Read more

When a production of Dracula is taken over by an audience member who demands more romance, Dracula marries Mina and moves to the suburbs of... Read more

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Charming Princes by Emily C. A. Snyder

  • Comedy
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  • 15 - 25 minutes
  • 2 W, 2 M, 1 Any (4-20 actors possible: 2-10 W, 2-10 M)
Productions (68)
(6)

Cinderella lived the dream: she donned a gown of starlight, waltzed with the prince, and stole a (somewhat wet and slimy) kiss. So what if... Read more

Cinderella lived the dream: she donned a gown of starlight, waltzed with the prince, and stole a (somewhat wet and slimy) kiss. So what if... Read more

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Lysistrata adapted by Ellen McLaughlin

  • Comedy
  • |
  • 60 - 80 minutes
  • 13 W, 7 M,  (13-26 actors possible: 8-16 W, 5-10 M)
Productions (68)
(8)

This fresh, fast-paced comedy, inspired by the Aristophanes play, follows Lysistrata, an Athenian housewife, who calls for the women of Greece to... Read more

This fresh, fast-paced comedy, inspired by the Aristophanes play, follows Lysistrata, an Athenian housewife, who calls for the women of Greece to... Read more

A Queer Carol by Joe Godfrey

  • Comedy
  • Drama
  • |
  • 85 - 90 minutes
  • 2 W, 6 M, 1 Any (9-10 actors possible: 2-3 W, 6-7 M)
Productions (21)
(1)

A contemporary gay re-telling of the Dickens classic that delves into the downward spiral of Ben Scrooge and Jake Marley, who were partners in... Read more

A contemporary gay re-telling of the Dickens classic that delves into the downward spiral of Ben Scrooge and Jake Marley, who were partners in... Read more

Left to Right by Steven Dietz

  • Comedy
  • |
  • 10 - 15 minutes
  • 2 W, 2 M, 
Productions (29)
(0)

Four people play a dangerous game with their hearts. Read more

Available as eScript

A Perfect Likeness by Daniel Rover Singer

  • Comedy
  • Drama
  • |
  • 90 - 120 minutes
  • 2 M, 
Productions (5)
(0)

Reclusive writer and photographer Charles Dodgson (also known as "Lewis Carroll") invites celebrity author Charles Dickens to his Oxford home to... Read more

Reclusive writer and photographer Charles Dodgson (also known as "Lewis Carroll") invites celebrity author Charles Dickens to his Oxford home to... Read more

Porch Revival by Mark Rigney

  • Comedy
  • |
  • 10 - 15 minutes
  • 2 W, 
Productions (11)
(0)

The morning after a disaster at a tent revival, two aging sisters contemplate taking their lives in a new direction. Read more

The morning after a disaster at a tent revival, two aging sisters contemplate taking their lives in a new direction. Read more

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A Simple Task by Alan Haehnel

  • Comedy
  • |
  • 30 - 45 minutes
  • 17 Any (7-17 actors possible: 0-17 W, 0-17 M)
Productions (310)
(5)

Empie has a simple first assignment at her new job: Retrieve a box of merchandise for the Boss. But what do you do when the box is blocked by a... Read more

Empie has a simple first assignment at her new job: Retrieve a box of merchandise for the Boss. But what do you do when the box is blocked by a... Read more

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The SeussOdyssey (full-length) by Don Zolidis

  • Comedy
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  • 80 - 90 minutes
  • 12 W, 20 M, 15 Any (8-60 actors possible: 4-30 W, 4-30 M)
Productions (94)
(5)

Not in the mood for homework? Let Narrator 1 and 2 take you on a literary journey, and watch as Homer's Odyssey is transformed into the style of... Read more

Not in the mood for homework? Let Narrator 1 and 2 take you on a literary journey, and watch as Homer's Odyssey is transformed into the style of... Read more

Treasure Island: A Musical Panto by Kathryn Petersen

  • Comedy
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  • 90 - 95 minutes
  • 3 W, 9 M, 1 Any (12 actors possible: 3-4 W, 9-10 M)
Productions (11)
(0)

Everybody say aargh! "X" marks the spot in this raucous new musical panto based on the classic by Robert Louis Stevenson. Armed with just a... Read more

Everybody say aargh! "X" marks the spot in this raucous new musical panto based on the classic by Robert Louis Stevenson. Armed with just a... Read more

Great Short Comedies: Volume 5 by Glenn Alterman and 10 others

  • Comedy
  • |
  • 0 - 0 minutes
  • Various
(3)

Fast and funny, this volume contains ten short comedies that will surprise you at every turn. From an excessively honest blind date (Missed... Read more

Fast and funny, this volume contains ten short comedies that will surprise you at every turn. From an excessively honest blind date (Missed... Read more

Available as eScript

Laugh Out Loud (cry quietly) by Stacie Lents

  • Comedy
  • |
  • 90 - 110 minutes
  • 12 W, 4 M,  (5-34 actors possible: 4-24 W, 1-10 M)
Productions (29)
(6)

Follow a group of twenty-somethings living in New York City as they turn to the internet (where else?) to find love. Through a series of wacky... Read more

Follow a group of twenty-somethings living in New York City as they turn to the internet (where else?) to find love. Through a series of wacky... Read more

Around the World in Eighty Days adapted by John Hildreth

  • Comedy
  • Drama
  • |
  • 115 - 130 minutes
  • 1 W, 10 M, 5 Any (9-53 actors possible: 1-17 W, 8-36 M)
Productions (35)
(2)

In 1872, on a gentleman's wager, Phileas Fogg and his French manservant Passepartout attempt to traverse the globe in just eighty days. The two... Read more

In 1872, on a gentleman's wager, Phileas Fogg and his French manservant Passepartout attempt to traverse the globe in just eighty days. The two... Read more

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Sally Cotter and the Quest We Follow by Dean O'Carroll

  • Comedy
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  • 70 - 90 minutes
  • 15 W, 15 M, 10 Any (19-50 actors possible: 12-30 W, 7-30 M)
Productions (10)
(3)

Sally has just bought a copy of the final book in her favorite series of novels. But if she finishes reading it, will the magic all be . . .... Read more

Sally has just bought a copy of the final book in her favorite series of novels. But if she finishes reading it, will the magic all be . . .... Read more

ReEntry by Emily Ackerman

  • Drama
  • |
  • 75 - 90 minutes
  • 2 W, 3 M,  (5-11 actors possible: 2-6 W, 3-5 M)
Productions (34)
(0)

An unflinching look at the lives of Marines getting ready for and returning from combat, ReEntry is a docudrama exploration of the relationships... Read more

An unflinching look at the lives of Marines getting ready for and returning from combat, ReEntry is a docudrama exploration of the relationships... Read more

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Persuasion adapted by Jon Jory

  • Comedy
  • Drama
  • |
  • 100 - 110 minutes
  • 8 W, 7 M,  (15-20 actors possible: 8-10 W, 7-10 M)
Productions (10)
(0)

The Elliot family verges on financial ruin, and image-conscious patriarch Sir Walter must rent their estate to avoid bankruptcy. His daughter... Read more

The Elliot family verges on financial ruin, and image-conscious patriarch Sir Walter must rent their estate to avoid bankruptcy. His daughter... Read more

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Anne of Green Gables adapted by Jon Jory

  • Comedy
  • Drama
  • |
  • 50 - 60 minutes
  • 11 W, 3 M,  (9-15 actors possible: 7-12 W, 2-3 M)
Productions (35)
(18)

This innovative adaptation, using five different actors to play Anne, is the classic story of a fiery young girl named Anne Shirley. When Marilla... Read more

This innovative adaptation, using five different actors to play Anne, is the classic story of a fiery young girl named Anne Shirley. When Marilla... Read more