Full-Length Plays

Spoon River Anthology

Over 200 characters play townspeople who speak from the grave in this classic piece by Edgar Lee Masters. Here is the entire play set up on the pages so that individual monologues are easy to print out and cut apart into individual monologues.

Surviving Braces

24 characters. 85 pages in length. Approximately 90 minutes running time. A hilarious and heartfelt play for teens written by Richard Broadhurst. (10 credits)

Barnyard

9 characters. 40 pages in length. Approximately 30-45 minutes running time. A play for older teens written by Richard Broadhurst.(5 credits)

Miss Hollywood

7-12 characters. 65 pages long. Approximately 90 minutes running time.A play that deals with first love, class conflict, and racism in the sixties. Ages 14 and up. (10 credits)

The Man That Corrupted Hadleyburg

12 characters. 4 F, 8 M. Approximately 50 minutes running time. Full-length play based on a Mark Twain story. (10 credits)

24 Hour Play Project

How to create and perform a play with your students in one day! Great spring performance idea or fundraiser.

One Act Plays

Learn German with Ollendorff!

6 characters, 3F, 3M. Approximately 12 minutes running time. Ages 12 and up. Short version of a full-length Mark Twain play.

Snowbound

9-15 characters, 3F, 6-12M. Approximately 12-15 minutes running time. Dark comedy based on a Mark Twain tale.

Buck Fanshaw’s Funeral

3 characters. 1F, 2M. Approximately 10 minutes running time. Comedic short play based on a Mark Twain tale. Very funny use of language!

The Gospel of Mom

2 characters, both female. Approximately 7 minutes running time. Based on the philosophical writings of Mark Twain.

The Burglar Alarm

4-10 characters, flexible casting. Approximately ten-minutes running time. Comedy based on a Mark Twain story.

Inside

4 male characters. Ages 14 and up. 36 pages in length. Approximately 40 minutes running time. (5 credits)

Scenes

20 Practice Scenes for Pairs

Twenty, one-page scenes that can be acted out immediately!

Dare to Remember

19+ characters. 8 pages in length. Approximately 10-15 minutes running time. A teenage ghost story written by award-winning playwright, Barbara Henderson.

Here we come

18 characters. 6 pages long. Approximately 5-10 minutes running time. A short comedy by playwright, Barbara Henderson.

Roll of the Dice

20 characters. 6 pages long. Approximately 7 minutes running time. A short comedy by playwright, Barbara Henderson.

Read Me

15 characters. 8 pages in length. Approximately 10-15 minutes running time.A mystical action – adventure story written by award-winning playwright, Barbara Henderson.

The Search for a Director

8 parts, 9 pages. Short script for use in a directing class. Best suited for ages 10-13.