SHORT PLAYS

FINE ART

A wealthy shopaholic regrets a mysterious purchase that she cannot return.

1 M / 1 W

10 min.

Comedy

Premiere:  City Theatre of Independence, MO (2011).

Other productions:  Tiger Lily Theatre, Knoxville, TN (2013, 2015).  Various educational productions (2013-present).

Published:  Heuer Publishing (2012).

BABY MINE

A Craiglist transaction goes horribly wrong.

2 W

1 min.

Dark comedy

Premiere: Flush Ink, Kitchener, ON, Canada (2017).

HIPSTER VAN WINKLE

One generation's worthless ne'er-do-well is another generation's social media superstar.

5 M / 10 W (Flexible)

10 min.

Comedy/TYA

Published: YouthPLAYS (2017).

Productions: Various educational productions (2017-present).

WEAPON OF CHOICE

America: Land of the free. Home of the semi-automatic.

1 W

5 min.

Drama

Development: Staged reading, Women and War Festival/So and So Arts Club, London, UK. Staged reading, Lama Theater Company, NYC (2016).

 

MISCONCEPTIONS

A man who believes that he and his wife have been trying to conceive discovers the birth control pills she has been taking in secret.

1 M / 1 W

10 min.

Drama

Development: Workshop, HB Studio, NYC (2011). Staged reading, Flush Ink, Kitchener, ON, Canada (2012). Staged reading, The Georgetown Theatre Company, Washington, DC (2012).

Premiere: Tiger Lily Theatre, Knoxville, TN (2015).

HARD TO GET

Hardened New Yorkers on a bad date play mind games.

1 M / 1 W

10 min.

Comedy

Premiere: PlayGround Theater, FL (2012)

Other productions: Altruistic Theatre Company, NYC (2012); Tiger Lily Theatre, Knoxville, TN (2015); Equity Library Theatre, NYC (2016).

THE BROWN AND SERVE NATIVITY

When the rest of the cast of their Christmas pageant falls ill, two church ladies bravely perform a heartfelt but disastrous two-woman Nativity play.

1 M / 2 W

10 min.

Comedy

Premiere:  OnStage Atlanta, GA (2011).

DON'T CALL US (WE'LL CALL YOU)

Two actors meet. Hilarity and artistic desperation ensue.

1 M / 1 W

10 min.

Comedy

Premiere:  Grex Group, NYC (2012).  

Other productions:  Take Ten Festival, NYC (2015).

THE CASEY ANTHONY VARIETY SHOW: A RADIO PLAY IN POOR TASTE

Child-killer Casey Anthony attempts to stage a variety show and telethon (complete with special guest stars Andrea Yates, Lorena Bobbitt, and actor Alan Rickman!) in order to raise money for her legal bills.

1 M / 3 W

10 min.

Dark Comedy

Premiere:  Co-Op Theatre East, NYC (2013).

FANCY MEETING YOU HERE

A love-struck WASP creates a fraudulent JDate profile to ensnare the object of her affection, with catastrophic results.

2 M / 2 W

10 min.

Comedy

Premiere:  Manhattan Repertory Theatre, NYC (2010).

Other productions:  Players Guild, NJ (2010).