While learning environments are transitioning to online, we at Playscripts are committed to keeping theatre education alive. Whether you are looking for the perfect play to read as a class or the ideal monologue to add to your repertoire, Playscripts has compiled 20 titles to read completely for free.
The Monologue Show (From Hell) (full-length version) Don Zolidis Fire Exit – Stacie Lents Voices in Conflict – Bonnie Dickinson I Don’t Want to Talk About It – Bradley Hayward Declaration – ...
I’m writing to let you know we at Playscripts are here for you in this time of uncertainty. We know many of you are waiting to hear if your schools and venues will close and if your scheduled performances will go on. We are also all concerned about the lasting impact on our industry and lives. With so many things still unknown we can assure you that you should have no questions when it comes to working with us. You MAY postpone your production, you MAY cancel your production, we WILL be here every step of the way to ensure that you, your audiences ...
In response to theatres around the country looking for alternatives to cancelling their productions due to COVID-19, we have worked with our playwrights to approve a one-time, non-precedent setting approvals for live streaming our productions.
If you do not see your show title on this list, please contact our office. This list is growing by the day and we may still be able to accommodate your request.
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10 Ways to Survive the End of the World Don Zolidis
Tess Barker is a Los Angeles-based writer and nationally touring comedian who has appeared at the Comedy Central Stage, Meltdown Comics, UCB, and at clubs and colleges throughout the country.She has written for TVLand’s “Throwing Shade,” TruTV’s “Billy on the Street,” and is regularly published on a number of outlets, including Vice, The Guardian, Vox, MTV News, Jezebel, and L.A Weekly, where her work has ranged from investigative pieces about wage inequity in professional cheerleading to profiles of icons like Charo and Betsey Jonson. She was one of the hosts of ...
'Tis the season... to produce one of Playscripts holiday hits! Here's a list of both one-acts and full-lengths perfect for just about any audience!
1. A Wicked Christmas Carol by Bobby Keniston
Holiday 110-120 Minutes 14f, 10m, 7 either
The Wicked Witch of the West wasn't always that way, and when a ghostly figure whisks her away on a journey through her past, present, and future, she may find a second chance on Christmas Eve. Can familiar faces help to melt the Witch's heart, or is she doomed to melt away ...
Playscripts has acquired the performance rights to The Shawshank Redemption, adapted by Owen O'Neill and Dave Johns from Stephen King's novel and subsequent film. Based on the 1982 novella Rita Hayworth and Shawshank Redemption by celebrated author Stephen King, the play examines desperation, injustice, friendship and hope behind the claustrophobic bars of a maximum-security facility. The 1994 feature film, regularly voted the number one all-time movie, starred Tim Robbins as Andy Dufresne and Morgan Freeman as Ellis 'Red' Redding and was nominated for seven Academy ...
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