THE FINALISTS! 6 PLAYS COMPETE FOR A $1000 PRIZE!
30 One Act Plays Compete for a $1000 cash prize!
by Dana Marisa Schoenfeld
Eliza's perfect world is challenged when an unexpected guest arrives at her Tribeca Dinner Party.
by Alaina Hammond
Willa explores the bittersweet memory of "the best day of her life," which by definition is ephemeral.
by Thomas Michael Quinn
THROUGH THE CRACKS
by Karen Cecila
THROUGH THE CRACKS tells the story of two women who meet in a homeless shelter and connect over their love of poetry. Yet their connection is so much more then they could haveimagined.
by Alisa Sniderman
Bimbo Feminist is a story about love in the age of Tinder, sex-positive feminism, and seduction manuals. What are the new rules and what does it mean to win?
by Steve Sloane
On the first anniversary of Martin Luther King, Junior's assassination, a draft resister encounters the mother of a recently killed black soldier. Together they explore violence, and politics, discovering the power of love.
by Jacob Roger-Gordon
REUNION is the story of young man who returns home for the first time, after fleeing from the Vietnam draft forced him to leave home for five years.
by Phil Way
When two interfering strangers take an interest in Charlie’s picnic basket, his simple picnic in the park takes a bizarre turn in this absurd comedy.
Warning: May Contain Gluten!
by Al Monaco
One girl's journey from violation to healing and to empowerment.
BANANA TIME is about a master and his servant. It’s about isolation, power and control. It’s about one’s relationship to food. It’s about anger and love and the fight to figure out how to communicate both of those things.
by Elizabeth Keyser
A father teaches his daughter the rules about guns… but righteousness rules, and that’s not always right.
TOGETHER IN UNITY
by Matt Gorsky
TOGETHER IN UNITY tells the story of an idealist who longs for a way
for better relations between church and state
as well as better understanding between law enforcement and civilians.
by Zanne Hall
In the dark comedy ETHEREAL KILLER, Midge Evans discovers in her first psychotherapy session with bizarre Dr. Scott that murder can be both therapeutic and profitable.
by Josh Kaiser
An intrauterine comedy, Flabbergasted explores the relationship between siblings Pat and Jamie and their minute epiphanies within the confines of the womb.'
by Kaedy Fischer
Breastimonials consists of 8 monologues based on interviews with several women’s experiences with their bodies. It sheds light on what it means to be a woman in the 21st century. Funny, dramatic, dark, and gritty, this show bares it all.
SOMETIMES I TALK TO MYSELF
by Uzunma Udeh
Sometimes I talk to myself; do you? Yes? Wonderful. Sometimes I talk to myself like I'm in my own nighttime talk show complete with commercial interruptions, outside callers, and bedtime stories; do you? No? Me neither...I was just kidding. I joke…ish.
THE VIRGIN SLAYER
by Melissa Edelblum & Gregory Davis
Meet Coco D’more. She's a 33 year old prostitute who specializes in taking virginities. What's your darkest, kinkiest fantasy? Star Wars themed, the classic doctor/patient scenario, animated characters from 90s sitcoms? She’s seen it all and can make it happen...until one day an unexpected guest comes by and the world of virgins is changed forever!
THE ELEPHANT'S REPRISAL
by Georgia King & Alessandra Varsano
The Elephant's Reprisal... a tale of rivalry between two passionate performers and their elephant in the room.
by Michael Ker
On Halloween, a seemingly “perfect” Brentwood marriage is put to the test after a wife catches her husband in a lie and the facades of their relationship begin to slowly peel away.
THE SECOND COMING OUT
by Victor Vauban Junior
After being abandoned by her husband who took away their first born, Alberta finds herself brokenhearted and delusional. Unable to cope with the new reality she finds solace on alcohol.
BLESS ME FATHER
by Joe Starzyk
A young man specifically seeks out a certain priest looking for more than absolution. In an attempt to find resolution the young man receives comfort in the words of Corinthians. But how he incorporates the message is the key.
by Zachary Kelley
Three dolls. One angry, little girl. A hamster. A lighter. What’s the worst that can happen? Playtime has never been so gruesome and plastic has never melted so beautifully.
DRINK AND A DRAG
by Melissa Maney
DRINK AND A DRAG delves into a young girl’s abusive past and her to struggle to face everything she’s been afraid of.
by Coni Koepfinger
Best-selling author, Jojo Fagoli finds herself at the mercy of her new psychiatrist, who seeks only revenge. Will she be able to convince her old doctor to help her now? Or maybe it's time to call for THE GUARDIAN.
by Michael Zalta
Mirrors evaluates the fine line drawn between self-reflection and
self-indulgence. Ray Feldman is forced to see himself beyond his own
performativity and beyond the blindness and silence which he
receives from his high school friends.
NATURAL HISTORY X
by Charlie Schulman
Quick change comedy mayhem! A historic global war council of representatives from the animal kingdom has been called in a last ditch effort to defeat the humans and save the planet. Rivalries, resentments and petty grievances threaten to derail consensus while time is running out.
by Rolando Sanchez
90 DAYS is about a Father seeking approval and forgiveness from his estranged daughter, but at what cost?
HOOK OR CROOK
by Joshua Kaplan
Patricia Wheeler is old and fed-up, a dangerous combination. When she's had enough of her son's meddling, she decides to take matters into her own hands.
THE DRUNKEN GURU
by Gloria Craig