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.

Ahead of the Game

16 characters. 65 pages long. Approximately 60 minutes running time. A play that encourages kindness, positivity, and respect written by Catherine Davis. (10 credits)

Three Tragedies

17 characters. Flexible cast; 43 pages in length. Approximately 45-60 minutes running time. A collection of short plays about Shakespeare’s minor characters written by Martin Keady. (10 credits)

The Prophecy of Calypsae

15+ characters; Flexible cast; 34 pages in length. Approximately 30-45 minutes running time. A Greek tragedy best suited for older students written by Sandy Barker.

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.

The Burglar Alarm

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

Snowbound

8-14 characters, 2 F, 6-12 M. 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.

Inside

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

KAOS-TV

6 characters; 3F, 2M, 1 Either; 26 pages in length. Approximately 20-30 minutes running time. A one-act comedy for teens written by James Rayfield.

He Who Speaks

5 characters; 1F, 1M, 3 Either; 12 pages in length. Approximately 10-15 minutes running time. A drama for children and teens written by Starry Krueger.

Dream Train

10+ characters; 6F, 3M, 1+ Either; 28 pages in length. Approximately 30-45 minutes running time. A drama for teens written by Starry Krueger.

Mama Threw Me So High

4 characters; 3F, 1M; 17 pages in length. Approximately 15-20 minutes running time. A drama for teens written by Starry Krueger.

The Adventures of Christina and Viperina

14+ characters; 5M, 4F; 5 Either; 39 pages in length. Approximately 30-45 minutes running time. A comedy for children and teens written by Carlos Perez.

The Lamentable Tragedy of Titus and Juliet

15 characters; 7M, 8F; 36 pages in length. Approximately 30-45 minutes running time. A comedy for teens written by Ryan Bultrowicz.

The Secret Life of Catarina Brown

12+ characters; 4M, 7F, 2+ Either; 42 pages in length. Approximately 30-45 minutes running time. A contemporary comedy for teens with study guide written by Sandy Barker.(3 credits)

Princess Alexandria Isn’t Very Happy

13 characters; 4M, 6F, 3 Either; 32 pages in length plus a 9 page study guide. Approximately 35 minutes running time. A a spoof on traditional fairy tales written by Sandy Barker. (3 credits)

Tsetse Valley

4 characters; 4M; 8 pages in length. Approximately 5-10 minutes running time. Additional 7 page study guide included. A drama for teens and adults written by Tsungayi Hatitye.(3 credits)

It’s All In Your Head

10 characters; 1M, 1F, 8 Either; 14 pages in length. Approximately 10-15 minutes running time. A comedy for teens written by Frannie Dove.

The Golden Goose

4 characters. 8 pages long. Approximately 5-10 minutes running time. A drama for teens written by Scot Walker.

Four Square

28 characters. 11F, 10M, 7 Either; 35 pages long. Approximately 30-45 minutes running time. A drama for teens written by Quinn Baldwin.

Conversation Club

23 characters. 13F, 6M, 4 Either; 27 pages long. Approximately 20-30 minutes running time. A drama for teens about bullying written by Quinn Baldwin.(3 credits)

Romayo and Julie

17 characters. 11F, 6M, Flexible cast; 23 pages long. Approximately 20-30 minutes running time. A comedy for teens written by Quinn Baldwin.

Split Decision

16 characters. 9F, 5M, 2 Either; 30 pages long. Approximately 20-30 minutes running time. A comedy for teens written by Quinn Baldwin.

Afternoon at the Improv

14 characters. 8F, 6M; 13 pages long. Approximately 10-15 minutes running time. A comedy for teens by playwright, Elizabeth Rapoza.

NC's Big Night

11 characters. 9F, 2M; 20 pages in length. Approximately 20-30 minutes running time. A comedy for teens by playwright, Elizabeth Rapoza.

The Misadventures of Frog Girl

8 characters; 2F, 6 Either; 20 pages in length. Approximately 15-20 minutes running time.A comedy for children written by Carlos Perez.

Test Ride

8 characters. 3F, 3M, 2 Either; 13 pages in length. Approximately 10-15 minutes running time. A sci-fi comedy for teens by playwright, Elizabeth Rapoza.

Go Back For Murder

6-8 characters. 11 pages in length. Approximately 10-15 minutes running time. An Agatha Christie murder mystery written by Lexi Sekuless.

The Magic Lunch Box

18 characters. Flexible casting. 14 pages in length. Approximately 15-20 minutes running time. A magical Australian tale written by Lexi Sekuless.

Cards On The Table

11 characters. Flexible casting. 12 pages in length. Approximately 10-15 minutes running time. An Agatha Christie murder mystery written by Lexi Sekuless.

The Hollow

8 characters. 3M, 5F. 13 pages in length. Approximately 10-15 minutes running time. An adaptation of Agatha Christie’s murder mystery written by Lexi Sekuless.

The News Done Spread

13+ characters; Flexible cast.12 pages in length. Approximately 10-15 minutes running time. A comedy for teens about gossip written by Jonathan Joy.

Felix

6 characters. 1F, 1M, 4 Either. 16 pages in length. Approximately 15-20 minutes running time. A funny, warm comedy for teens and adults written by Corrina Bryant.

Tony's Chums

5 characters. 1F, 4M. 15 pages in length. Approximately 10-20 minutes running time. A tale of adventure for children written by Graham Knapman.

Stinky Bird

4 characters; 3M; 1F. 10 pages in length. Approximately 10-20 minutes running time. A comedy for young performers written by Seth Freeman.

Almost Fairy Time

4 characters. Flexible cast. 8 pages in length. Approximately 10-15 minutes running time. A Shakespearean fairy play for children and teens written by Diana Burbano.

Confession

2 (M) characters. 11 pages in length. Approximately 10-15 minutes running time. A hilarious, one-act play for teens and adults written by Cameron Corcoran.(Contains strong language.)

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.

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.

Roll of the Dice

20 characters. 6 pages long. Approximately 7 minutes running time. A short comedy by 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.

6+ characters. Flexible cast. 4 pages in length. Approximately 5 minutes running time. A rapping comedy for teens written by Germaine Shames.

4 characters. 3F, 1M. 9 pages in length. Approximately 5-10 minutes running time. A competitive comedy for teens written by Diana Burbano.

4 characters. 2F, 2M. 3 pages in length. Approximately 5 minutes running time. A short, selfie-absorbed comedy for children and teens written by Donna Latham

4 characters. 4F. 8 pages in length. Approximately 5-10 minutes running time. A comedy for teens and adults written by Corrina Bryant.

4 characters. 4F. 9 pages in length. Approximately 5-10 minutes running time. A dramedy for teens about religious tolerance written by Marj O’Neill-Butler.

3 characters. 2M, 1F. 9 pages in length. Approximately 5-10 minutes running time. A comedic, one-act play for older teens and adults written by Cameron Corcoran.

3 characters, (2M 1F). 21 pages in length. Approximately 20 minutes running time. A one-act comedy for teens written by Robin Rice.

Masks

3 characters. 2M, 1F. 11 pages in length. Approximately 10 minutes running time. A comedy for teens about social anxiety written by Scott Mullen.

Saying Goodbye

3 characters. 2F, 1M. 7 pages in length. Approximately 5-10 minutes running time. A funny, warm comedy for teens and adults written by Corrina Bryant.

Hungry, Hungry Hippo Burgers

3 characters. 7 pages long. Approximately 5-10 minutes running time. A fast food comedy for teens and adults by playwright, Scot Walker.

Bitter Cherries

2 characters, (1M; 1F). 12 pages in length. Approximately 10-15 minutes running time. A short drama for teens written by Robin Rice.

Leaving the Cave

2M characters. 3 pages in length. Approximately 1-5 minutes running time. A classical drama for teens and adults written by Cameron Corcoran.

2 characters. 2M. 7 pages long. Approximately 5-10 minutes running time. A short play about an imaginary friendship by Martha Patterson.

2 characters. 2F. 5 pages long. Approximately 5 minutes running time. A short play about creating real friendship by Martha Patterson.

Puppy Love

2 characters. 2F. 8 pages in length. Approximately 5-10 minutes running time. A funny, warm comedy for teens and adults written by Corrina Bryant.

2 characters. Flexible cast. 7 pages long. Approximately 5-10 minutes running time. A comedy about a meltdown for teens and adults by playwright, Scot Walker.(Language)

2 characters. 1M, 1F. 10 pages long. Approximately 10 minutes running time. A comedy adventure for teens by Evan Baughfman.

2 characters. 1M, 1F; 6 pages in length. Approximately 5-10 minutes running time. A futuristic tale for teens with Charles Dickens written by Steven Lancefield.