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Failure: A Love Story by Philip Dawkins

  • Comedy
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  • 90 - 95 minutes
  • 3 f, 2 m, 2 either (7-50 actors possible: 3-48 f, 2-47 m)
Productions (186)
(43)

By the end of 1928, all three Fail sisters will be dead -- expiring in reverse order, youngest to oldest, from blunt object to the head,... Read more

By the end of 1928, all three Fail sisters will be dead -- expiring in reverse order, youngest to oldest, from blunt object to the head,... Read more

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So You Wanna Be a Cheerleader by M. G. Davidson

  • Comedy
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  • 30 - 40 minutes
  • 6 f, 2 m, 10 either (6-18 actors possible: 3-17 f, 1-14 m)
Productions (156)
(13)

When cheerleading captain Britney and her three squad members Britnee, Brittani, and, uh, Kevin...realize they have to find a fifth squad member... Read more

When cheerleading captain Britney and her three squad members Britnee, Brittani, and, uh, Kevin...realize they have to find a fifth squad member... Read more

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All I Really Need to Know I Learned From Being a Zombie by Jason Pizzarello

  • Comedy
  • Drama
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  • 35 - 50 minutes
  • 2 f, 2 m, 14 either (5-45 actors possible: 0-45 f, 0-45 m)
Productions (228)
(36)

In today's chaotic, challenging world, we often don't know where to turn for help. Little did we know that life's most valuable lessons lie... Read more

In today's chaotic, challenging world, we often don't know where to turn for help. Little did we know that life's most valuable lessons lie... Read more

Rapunzel Uncut by Mariah Everman

  • Comedy
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  • 25 - 45 minutes
  • 3 f, 2 m, 4 either (8-12 actors possible: 3-9 f, 2-10 m)
Productions (725)
(14)

The story of Rapunzel told by dueling narrators, with a misunderstood witch, an off-pitch Rapunzel, and an unimaginably stupid Prince. Read more

The story of Rapunzel told by dueling narrators, with a misunderstood witch, an off-pitch Rapunzel, and an unimaginably stupid Prince. Read more

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30 Reasons Not To Be in a Play by Alan Haehnel

  • Comedy
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  • 75 - 85 minutes
  • 39 f, 33 m (20-132 actors possible: 3-129 f, 3-125 m)
Productions (552)
(27)

Stage kisses, pinkeye, inciting World War III -- these are only a few of the many things that can go wrong during the production of a play. From... Read more

Stage kisses, pinkeye, inciting World War III -- these are only a few of the many things that can go wrong during the production of a play. From... Read more

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Everyone Gets Eaten by Sharks by Marshall Pailet

  • Comedy
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  • 30 - 35 minutes
  • 5 f, 4 m (6-60 actors possible: 3-30 f, 3-30 m)
Productions (124)
(28)

FACT: Most people, if not everyone, will eventually be eaten by sharks. But you can postpone the inevitable (and get a great deal on a... Read more

FACT: Most people, if not everyone, will eventually be eaten by sharks. But you can postpone the inevitable (and get a great deal on a... Read more

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Driver's Test by Don Zolidis

  • Comedy
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  • 25 - 35 minutes
  • 2 f
Productions (90)
(16)

No amount of parallel-parking practice can prepare sixteen-year-old Gail for this driver's test. Dangerously insane, fun-loving DMV tester Margie... Read more

No amount of parallel-parking practice can prepare sixteen-year-old Gail for this driver's test. Dangerously insane, fun-loving DMV tester Margie... Read more

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The NSA's Guide to Winning Friends and Influencing People by Don Zolidis

  • Comedy
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  • 40 - 45 minutes
  • 3 f, 3 m, 23 either (6-29 actors possible: 3-26 f, 3-26 m)
Productions (115)
(12)

Having trouble as the new kid in school? Unlucky in love? Feeling like everyone hates you? You're in luck! Now you can use the National Security... Read more

Having trouble as the new kid in school? Unlucky in love? Feeling like everyone hates you? You're in luck! Now you can use the National Security... Read more

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Dinner With the MacGuffins by Chris Sheppard

  • Comedy
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  • 20 - 25 minutes
  • 2 f, 3 m, 3 either (7-8 actors possible: 2-5 f, 3-6 m)
Productions (362)
(9)

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

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The Holiday Channel Christmas Movie Wonderthon by Don Zolidis

  • Comedy
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  • 90 - 100 minutes
  • 7 f, 7 m, 2 either (16-31 actors possible: 7-15 f, 7-16 m)
Productions (42)
(15)

Christmas: a time for magic. A time for the traditions we cherish. A time to watch as many original TV movies as a human being can possibly... Read more

Christmas: a time for magic. A time for the traditions we cherish. A time to watch as many original TV movies as a human being can possibly... Read more

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What I Want to Say But Never Will by Alan Haehnel

  • Drama
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  • 80 - 90 minutes
  • 20 either (5-76 actors possible: 0-76 f, 0-76 m)
Productions (120)
(28)

If you could say anything you wanted, without any consequences or judgment, just what would you say? Based on student responses from around the... Read more

If you could say anything you wanted, without any consequences or judgment, just what would you say? Based on student responses from around the... Read more

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And by Alan Haehnel

  • Drama
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  • 30 - 40 minutes
  • 10 f, 4 m (12-17 actors possible: 5-12 f, 2-10 m)
Productions (204)
(24)

Aaron has something big on his mind, and he's having trouble getting it off his chest. He grapples with the fact that billions of different... Read more

Aaron has something big on his mind, and he's having trouble getting it off his chest. He grapples with the fact that billions of different... Read more

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The Continuum Tales by Jason Pizzarello

  • Drama
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  • 100 - 120 minutes
  • 2 f, 2 m, 1 either (5-41 actors possible: 2-26 f, 2-27 m)
Productions (3)
(3)

A birthday for a man who doesn't know his age. A song that taunts a desperate prisoner. A storm bearing down on an unusal roadside motel. A... Read more

A birthday for a man who doesn't know his age. A song that taunts a desperate prisoner. A storm bearing down on an unusal roadside motel. A... Read more

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The Rules of Comedy by Peter Bloedel

  • Comedy
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  • 35 - 55 minutes
  • 6 f, 6 m, 10 either (10-48 actors possible: 0-24 f, 0-24 m)
Productions (327)
(27)

The audience is given a side-splitting lesson in what's funny and what's not funny. In order to prove that the Rules of Comedy work, they are... Read more

The audience is given a side-splitting lesson in what's funny and what's not funny. In order to prove that the Rules of Comedy work, they are... Read more

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subText by Tyler Dwiggins

  • Comedy
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  • 80 - 90 minutes
  • 13 f, 7 m (5-20 actors possible: 3-13 f, 2-7 m)
Productions (71)
(36)

Even though everybody on the planet is just a text away, getting your message across has never been more complicated. subText is a hilarious... Read more

Even though everybody on the planet is just a text away, getting your message across has never been more complicated. subText is a hilarious... Read more

Anon(ymous) by Naomi Iizuka

  • Drama
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  • 90 - 90 minutes
  • 6 f, 5 m (11-35 actors possible: 6-20 f, 5-15 m)
Productions (340)
(31)

Separated from his mother, a young refugee called Anon journeys through the United States, encountering a wide variety of people -- some kind,... Read more

Separated from his mother, a young refugee called Anon journeys through the United States, encountering a wide variety of people -- some kind,... Read more

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Billy Shakespeare's Christmas Extravaganza and Traveling Freak Show by Don Zolidis

  • Comedy
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  • 30 - 40 minutes
  • 5 f, 6 m, 12 either (8-33 actors possible: 3-28 f, 3-26 m)
Productions (214)
(20)

A collection of four Christmas-themed short comedies in which elves go on strike, Santa turns gangsta, a shameless huckster attempts to sell the... Read more

A collection of four Christmas-themed short comedies in which elves go on strike, Santa turns gangsta, a shameless huckster attempts to sell the... 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
(10)

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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I and You by Lauren Gunderson

  • Drama
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  • 90 - 100 minutes
  • 1 f, 1 m
Productions (196)
(26)

One afternoon, Anthony arrives unexpectedly at classmate Caroline's door bearing a beat-up copy of Walt Whitman's Leaves of Grass, an urgent... Read more

One afternoon, Anthony arrives unexpectedly at classmate Caroline's door bearing a beat-up copy of Walt Whitman's Leaves of Grass, an urgent... Read more

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Miss Nelson is Missing! adapted by Jeffrey Hatcher

  • Comedy
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  • 60 - 75 minutes
  • 4 f, 6 m
Productions (453)
(28)

Miss Nelson can't control her crazy classroom because she's just too nice. But when she disappears, her replacement is the hard-as-nails,... Read more

Miss Nelson can't control her crazy classroom because she's just too nice. But when she disappears, her replacement is the hard-as-nails,... Read more