Full Length Plays
Drama - 2M, 1W
A global pandemic, a dangerous cure, and a father / daughter relationship set to explode at the end of the world. A new infectious pathogen is discovered in a remote village in Belgium---a supervirus that means nothing less than the beginning of the end. One of the world’s leading scientific minds has figured out a way to stop the outbreak, but his theory is untested, unthinkable, and unsupported by the CDC. While it could save most of the planet, it would cost millions of lives. Regardless of that risk, he’s convinced it’s the only way to save us all. What’s more frightening is, he might be right. He can’t execute his plan alone, and the one person he’s trying to convince to help him--- a brilliant young scientist and insider at the CDC---is the one person who could stop him: his daughter. The question is, will she?
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SLEEPY HOLLOW: THE LOST CHAPTER
Drama - 2M, 2W
When their oldest brother dies, leaving them with a mountain of debt, Mitch and Zack discover that the answer to their prayers--- hydraulic fracturing---may be a devil’s bargain. Trying to right years of pain he caused his brothers, Mitch’s help causes more harm than good. When one brother’s actions push the other to break the law and go after the fracking company, it forces them to question their loyalties: Zack to decide if he's more like Mitch than he wants to admit; and Mitch to face his past and decide what's more important, saving himself or saving his family.
THE PHYSICS OF TINY BUBBLES
Drama - 3W, 2M
One minute she’s a future Nobel prize-winning physicist and the next she’s managing a laundro-pub in New Jersey. When Prairie Bly’s dad dies in a car accident, she rallies to save the only home she’s ever known from going under. Conspiring against her is a mother who wants to sell the family business, a sister who politely steals her identity, and a man named Dane Shepperd whose sense of timing is anything but coincidence.
THE FACE OF CONTRITION
Drama - 3W, 2M
A ratings-starved news pundit on the brink of cancellation, James is coping with the death of his wife and co-host, Alison. He's wants to break the last story they worked on together, but the pressure to produce ratings and stay on the air without Alison's help is greater than he realized. Loyalties are put to the fire when a congressional scandal erupts within James' inner-circle. Squaring off against his daughter, the media, and even his dead wife, how far will James go to make his deadline and ensure his wife's final story will be told?
Drama - 3M, 2W
On a cold morning in December, Bailey Palmer died. On the day of his funeral, his best friends, Quinn and Jess, are separated by thousands of miles and unresolved feelings. Stuck in an airport, Quinn is befriended by a woman named Lily whose brutal honesty brings out the truth about his friendship with Bai, while Jess heads to the home of Bailey and his grieving father in search for answers about her friend's mysterious death and forgiveness for what she did to him. The entire morning is interspersed with memories from the last days of Bailey Palmer, flashbacks that reveal truths which Quinn and Jess aren't ready to face and the possibility that the accident which killed Bailey might have been something else -- something Bailey wanted.
One-ActS & SHORT Plays
The View at the End
Dramedy - 2W, 2M (10-15 min)
Agatha just wants to feel something before the end, and Charlie just wants more wine. Alone on a city rooftop at the end of the world, these two strangers think they know what they want, until Sally and Oscar show up and the end of the world gets complicated.
Drama - 2M, 2W (10 minute)
Axis is sitting on the edge of mortality. The victim of a mall stabbing, he is met by two beings that call themselves Mat and Devyn. Pulled between life and death, Axis discovers more about who he is and the choice that sits before him.
Advice to the Happy Couple
Comedy/Drama - 1M, 1W (10 minute)
What’s the key to a happy marriage? Michelle says one thing. Her husband, Will, has other thoughts. At their friends’ wedding, the advice-cam has found them and going on record might just test every theory they have.
Next Stop Central Station
Drama - 2M, 1W (10 minute)
Laura just wants to make friends. Sam just wants to read the paper. And Alan needs to focus on his work. But Laura's got to know, "what's in the cooler?" Three strangers, one sub-way car, and a potentially explosive situation.
Cuckold Walks Into a Bar
Tony’s having a crap day. He just wants to have a beer. Or five. He’s not talking to his wife, he got fired, and wait... what happened with the zebra at the zoo? He’s just avoiding the issue, but how long can that go on before the world brings the fight to him? (Drama w/levity. 1 M, 1 W.)
The Cosmonaut in Human Resources
Comedy - 1M, 1W (10 minute)
When Dreyev walks into human resources, he finds he's missing the one key requirement for the job he wants: he's not Paul. Who's Paul? That's what Dreyev needs to figure out before it's too late. Because it might just be him.
Drama - 1M, 1W (10 minute)
It's closing time at Tiny Bubbles and Adam and Hannah have more to worry about than dirty laundry. Their relationship on the line, seems like the best time for Adam to bring up the red-head on the bus who winked at him.
Do They Expedite There
A Hostage Situation Comedy - 1W, 1M (one-act)
Christmas Eve was going fine until the police showed up to arrest Laura's boyfriend Ray as the Bay River Murderer. Not believing it for a second, Laura decided to play hostage. Which at first, sounded fun. But it's been sixteen hours, Laura has Christmas shopping to do, and the police are getting impatient. They've just got to come up with a ransom, plan their escape, and figure where to go, but Ray's not the brightest bulb on the tree; so Laura only has one option: take her inadvertent kidnapping into her own hands.
The Death of Edward Fox
Comedy - 2M, 2W (~15 minutes)
Fitz, a guardian angel on the edge of retirement finds himself in the hot seat when he goes AWOL and his ward, Edward Fox is murdered. As if that isn't bad enough, new regulations in Heaven allow victims of violent deaths to sue if there is proof of negligence. And Edward Fox is doing just that.If Fitz can't provide answers to Heaven's Internal Affairs office, he stands to lose more than his retirement. He could lose his wings.
Meeting God on a Tuesday Morning
Drama - 2M, 1W (One-Act)
Late for a meeting on a Tuesday morning, the last thing power attorney Jack Clark expected was to end up dead. And even more jarring, he didn't expect to be welcomed to the afterlife by a case-worker named Morty. Kicking around in a heavenly waiting room that oddly resembles his apartment, Jack is forced to come to terms with the man he was and the person he is, getting some help from someone who probably knew him the least, yet seems to understand him the most. With the help of Morty and their inexplicably shared secretary Hanna, Jack readies himself for the biggest meeting of his life.
Drama - 1M, 1W (10-minute)
Colvin needs cash. And Charlie knows where they can get it. She's trouble and Colvin knows it. A white dress, a gun, and a 1985 Red Spectra Cadillac. Colvin's day just got interesting.
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