Play Scripts

Below are details of five randomly chosen play scripts currently available through our sister site ScriptCircle (Full Catalogue of nearly 500 plays - html, large!)

Arcanum - a comedy about friends and love by James Chisholm

A group of friends that meet everyday for lunch in the park may prove to be a bit too much for the new guy at the office to handle, as they discuss everything from movies and food, to love and loss. This character driven comedy is sure to delight all those who enjoy good humor and wit in this one act comedy about friends and love.

Cast (at least 6): 5M 1F - One-Act.
Files available for downloadSuitable for Under-16s to seeComedy


The musical "I Can't Live Without You" it is a love story with a happy ending (something similar as the musical Mamma Mia). It is a love story about a very shy girl Jane Woodman and Tom Storey. Jane is working as the receptionist in an American financial company and there Jane met and falls in love with Tom Storey a stock broker who is working in the same company. Then Tom were involved in a loveless affair with an office girl Emily Hunt, and after their affair has ended Tom is going back to ... read more

Cast (at least 5): 4F, 2M - Full-Length.
Files available for downloadSuitable for Under-16s to seeRomanceMusical

Grave Consequences

A widow in a state of shock following a mind-numbing graveside revelation at her husband's funeral calls into a nearby pub' for a little sustenance. Sharing her news with the genial and supportive landlord, he too bares his soul and they find they have empathy for each other's problems and much in common. Both part renewed and revived by the chance meeting.

Author: MYERS, Rawley
Cast: 1M, 2F - One-Act.
Files available for downloadSuitable for Under-16s to see

A Relative Mistake

After a year of married life and the credit crunch begins to bite, Kelly and Liam's relationship implodes. When both are made redundant, she cannot accept their lifestyle must change and regrets getting married. The final straw snaps as bills mount and mortgage payments default. Kelly wants out no matter the cost and they separate. One evening, as Kelly is preparing out to go alone, her mother Jenny arrives and an argument ensues, culminating in Kelly admitting she has turned to prostitution. ... read more

Author: HAILS, Christopher
Cast (at least 4): 2F 2M - One-Act.
Files available for downloadOn-line performing licencesAdult ThemesSwearingNudityTragedy

Danny Boy

Prize-winner in several competitions... a young Territorial soldier arrives at a rocky outcrop on the moors on a weekend exercise. All seems well as he waits to meet his sergeant for the next route variant but the sergeant never appears and as he waits we re-live, with him in flashbacks, the experiences that led to his present predicament. The weather begins to take a turn for the worse and he's getting cold and hungry. In order to survive he must find something to eat. A tiny mouse appears ... read more

Cast (at least 3): 2m + 1F doubling - One-Act.
Files available for downloadOn-line performing licencesSuitable for under 16s to perform

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Three plays available through StagePlays. All three of these plays have won Best New Play awards.

The Chip Van Plays Dixie by Robert IlesThe Chip Van Plays Dixie
an one-act play for 1M/1F. A poignant slice of life comedy set on a bench by a cemetery where two strangers find that they have more in common than they thought, more even than a love of chips, real chips.
Head case by Robert IlesHead Case
An all female three hander one-act play script. A blind sculptress models a head on an unknown skull for her police detective sister. An award-winning ghost story.
Towpath by Robert IlesTowpath
Four strangers meet on a canal bank, each has a story to tell and a history to share.

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