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Sherlock Holmes and The Case of the Jersey Lily by Katie Forgette

  • Comedy
  • Drama
  • |
  • 115 - 130 minutes
  • 2 f, 5 m (7-11 actors possible: 2-3 f, 5-8 m)
Productions (91)
(2)

The wit of Oscar Wilde meets the cunning of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle when Wilde brings his dear friend, Lillie Langtry, to Baker Street. Someone... Read more

The wit of Oscar Wilde meets the cunning of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle when Wilde brings his dear friend, Lillie Langtry, to Baker Street. Someone... Read more

Available as eScript

A Company of Players by Ed Monk

  • Comedy
  • |
  • 25 - 35 minutes
  • 3 f, 6 m, 2 either (8-11 actors possible: 3-6 f, 5-8 m)
Productions (15)
(7)

A struggling theatre company catches a big break when they're invited to perform at the royal court. The bad news is, it's Prince Hamlet's... Read more

A struggling theatre company catches a big break when they're invited to perform at the royal court. The bad news is, it's Prince Hamlet's... Read more

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The Hamlet Thrill-ma-geddon (one-act) by Don Zolidis

  • Comedy
  • |
  • 35 - 45 minutes
  • 7 f, 7 m, 15 either (14-47 actors possible: 7-21 f, 7-26 m)
Productions (90)
(3)

To sell out or not to sell out? Not really much of a question. After their budget is slashed, the drama club turns to Shakespeare's greatest... Read more

To sell out or not to sell out? Not really much of a question. After their budget is slashed, the drama club turns to Shakespeare's greatest... Read more

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Canned Hamlet by Tim Kochenderfer

  • Comedy
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  • 30 - 40 minutes
  • 3 f, 19 m (11-23 actors possible: 3-14 f, 4-20 m)
Productions (137)
(3)

Life ain't easy for Hamlet. His dad's a ghost, his mother's an adulterer, and he can't make it through a soliloquy without being interrupted.... Read more

Life ain't easy for Hamlet. His dad's a ghost, his mother's an adulterer, and he can't make it through a soliloquy without being interrupted.... Read more

11 Variations on Friar John's Failure by Yuri Baranovsky

  • Comedy
  • |
  • 45 - 60 minutes
  • 7 f, 23 m (10-33 actors possible: 3-10 f, 7-23 m)
Productions (121)
(2)

What if Friar John had a second chance to avert the tragedy of Romeo and Juliet? What if he had a third chance, and a fourth, and more, only to... Read more

What if Friar John had a second chance to avert the tragedy of Romeo and Juliet? What if he had a third chance, and a fourth, and more, only to... Read more

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18 More Reasons Not To Be in a Play by Alan Haehnel

  • Comedy
  • |
  • 35 - 45 minutes
  • 25 f, 27 m, 30 either (15-82 actors possible: 2-80 f, 2-80 m)
Productions (107)
(3)

Our children are under the threat of a horrible plague today -- commonly known as Drama. This sequel to 15 Reasons Not To Be in a Play provides... Read more

Our children are under the threat of a horrible plague today -- commonly known as Drama. This sequel to 15 Reasons Not To Be in a Play provides... Read more

Available as eScript

Double Double by Kathryn Funkhouser

  • Comedy
  • Drama
  • |
  • 40 - 50 minutes
  • 6 f, 8 either (12-40 actors possible: 6-40 f, 0-24 m)
Productions (13)
(18)

It's no wonder Emily can't sleep. She obsesses about awkward interactions in the past, she tries to predict the disasters of the future - and... Read more

It's no wonder Emily can't sleep. She obsesses about awkward interactions in the past, she tries to predict the disasters of the future - and... Read more

Drama Geeks vs. Zombie Cheerleaders by Kathryn Walat

  • Comedy
  • |
  • 25 - 35 minutes
  • 11 f, 5 m (15-16 actors possible: 8-14 f, 1-8 m)
Productions (69)
(3)

The Drama Club notices that their biggest rivals, the Cheerleaders, are acting unusual. They're beginning to smell, and they seem to have an odd... Read more

The Drama Club notices that their biggest rivals, the Cheerleaders, are acting unusual. They're beginning to smell, and they seem to have an odd... Read more

Available as eScript

Women Playing Hamlet by William Missouri Downs

  • Comedy
  • |
  • 70 - 100 minutes
  • 4 f (4-19 actors possible: 4-19 f, )
Productions (30)
(5)

Hamlet's a challenge for any actor, but when Jessica is cast as the titular character in a New York production, it sends her into an existential... Read more

Hamlet's a challenge for any actor, but when Jessica is cast as the titular character in a New York production, it sends her into an existential... Read more

Available as eScript

Six Characters in Search of an Author adapted by Steve Moulds

  • Comedy
  • Drama
  • |
  • 80 - 100 minutes
  • 4 f, 4 m, 2 either (10-13 actors possible: 4-9 f, 4-9 m)
Productions (31)
(29)

Six fictional characters, abandoned by their creator, invade a rehearsal in progress and demand to be brought to life by a new author. But the... Read more

Six fictional characters, abandoned by their creator, invade a rehearsal in progress and demand to be brought to life by a new author. But the... Read more

There Shall Be No Bottom (a bad play for worse actors) by Mark O'Donnell

  • Comedy
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  • 10 - 20 minutes
  • 1 f, 3 m
Productions (91)
(0)

Jeff misinterprets his lines, Joe skips large sections of dialogue, Jane tries to hold the production together, and the fourth actor's stuck in... Read more

Jeff misinterprets his lines, Joe skips large sections of dialogue, Jane tries to hold the production together, and the fourth actor's stuck in... Read more

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The Greek Mythology Olympiaganza (Iliad! Iliad! Iliad!) by Don Zolidis

  • Comedy
  • |
  • 20 - 25 minutes
  • 6 f, 6 m (6-50 actors possible: 3-25 f, 3-25 m)
Productions (76)
(7)

Complete with little green army men, a beauty pageant, and warring narrators, this is The Iliad as you've never seen it before. Two narrators... Read more

Complete with little green army men, a beauty pageant, and warring narrators, this is The Iliad as you've never seen it before. Two narrators... Read more

Said and Meant by Randy Wyatt

  • Comedy
  • |
  • 75 - 90 minutes
  • 3 f, 2 m, 2 either (6-52 actors possible: 2-50 f, 2-50 m)
Productions (66)
(0)

A fast-paced, witty compilation of ten short plays exploring how we use the same language to mean all kinds of different things, and the dangers... Read more

A fast-paced, witty compilation of ten short plays exploring how we use the same language to mean all kinds of different things, and the dangers... Read more

Streaming Rights Available

Angie! by Don Zolidis

  • Comedy
  • |
  • 100 - 110 minutes
  • 13 f, 6 m, 6 either (15-35 actors possible: 10-30 f, 5-15 m)
Productions (8)
(7)

When Mya gets cast as the dog's understudy in her high school production of Annie, she snaps so spectacularly that she winds up in the Fine Arts... Read more

When Mya gets cast as the dog's understudy in her high school production of Annie, she snaps so spectacularly that she winds up in the Fine Arts... Read more

How I Got That Part by Robert Pridham

  • Comedy
  • |
  • 60 - 60 minutes
  • 14 f (14-20 actors possible: 14-20 f, )
Productions (71)
(0)

Auditioning for a part in the middle school play always induces pandemonium among one group of girls. This year, as their more mature... Read more

Auditioning for a part in the middle school play always induces pandemonium among one group of girls. This year, as their more mature... Read more

Oh My God, It's Another Play by Rich Orloff

  • Comedy
  • |
  • 10 - 12 minutes
  • 14 either (7-14 actors possible: 0-14 f, 0-14 m)
Productions (51)
(0)

A ridiculous behind-the-scenes look at what really happens at rehearsal, as an utterly pretentious director, a thoroughly disgruntled stage... Read more

A ridiculous behind-the-scenes look at what really happens at rehearsal, as an utterly pretentious director, a thoroughly disgruntled stage... Read more

Streaming Rights Available

An Unspeakable Triumph of Supreme Brilliance by Don Zolidis

  • Comedy
  • |
  • 100 - 105 minutes
  • 4 f, 4 m, 1 either (9 actors possible: 4-7 f, 4-5 m)
Productions (34)
(7)

The Moss River Community Players are pretty okay settling for theatrical mediocrity, until one day they receive a stunning offer: an insanely... Read more

The Moss River Community Players are pretty okay settling for theatrical mediocrity, until one day they receive a stunning offer: an insanely... Read more

Streaming Rights Available

slasreveR neveS by Alan Haehnel

  • Comedy
  • |
  • 35 - 45 minutes
  • 10 f, 6 m (5-25 actors possible: 3-23 f, 2-22 m)
Productions (68)
(3)

Reverse the title of this large-cast comedy and what do you get? A fast-paced parody and exploration of reversals in seven short scenes. A... Read more

Reverse the title of this large-cast comedy and what do you get? A fast-paced parody and exploration of reversals in seven short scenes. A... Read more

Shakespeare on the Green: Fun, Frantic and Slightly Fractured Introductions to Shakespeare Plays by Amanda Petefish-Schrag

  • Comedy
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  • 90 - 100 minutes
  • 8 either (8-20 actors possible: 4-10 f, 4-10 m)
Productions (49)
(6)

Taming of the Shrew, King Lear, Comedy of Errors, Merry Wives of Windsor, and The Winter's Tale are revamped into fun, accessible shorts that use... Read more

Taming of the Shrew, King Lear, Comedy of Errors, Merry Wives of Windsor, and The Winter's Tale are revamped into fun, accessible shorts that use... Read more

Boise, Idaho by Sean Michael Welch

  • Comedy
  • |
  • 25 - 35 minutes
  • 1 f, 3 m (4 actors possible: 1-3 f, 1-3 m)
Productions (70)
(0)

The narrator of a story dutifully chronicles the meeting of a couple in a small cafe in Paris, France, only to start losing control of his... Read more

The narrator of a story dutifully chronicles the meeting of a couple in a small cafe in Paris, France, only to start losing control of his... Read more