Delphine--And Hansel & Gretel
Cast: 1-2 male, 2 female, 2 children
Genre: dark comedy/drama
Set: minimal, impressionistic
Running time: Approximately 40 minutes

After giving up her dreary home at The Witches' Estate in search of warmth and sweetness, Delphine creates a new life for herself on the outskirts of a busy village. She builds a beautiful and welcoming gingerbread house to live in, and opens her home and treats to the children of the village.  Despite her openness, the children return her kindness with mischief and terrorism.  Delphine’s giving spirit retreats, and she draws upon her witch’s disposition to survive.  But when she finds two strange and other-worldly children, named Hansel and Gretel, gnawing at the icing on her house, her true nature is put to the test--and her life changes once again.

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Christmas Superpowers and Believing in Blitzen
Cast: 3 male, 2 female (male and female parts can be interchangeable, if needed)
Genre: Comedy/Children's/Teen/Monologue play
Set: minimal
Running time: Approximately 30 minutes

To four young children, Christmas is no simple sleigh ride.  Annie’s new best friend is a talking reindeer, and she’s not sure if that’s really okay... Sam is experiencing the pressure of being the Lead Shepherd in the church pageant.  Dylan has a very secretive wish he hopes Santa can deliver. And Lauren needs to make sure someone is giving her little brother a very special Christmas. Experience the joys and challenges of Christmas through the eyes of these children in this monologue-driven one-act comedy.
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Seventeen Stitches
Cast: 1 male, 1 female
Genre: dark comedy/drama
Set: minimal, an open space
Running time: Approximately 25 minutes

Two teenagers meet in vortex-like space between opposing lines of people. While Rachel is simply passing the time before she returns to her place in line, Peter has stepped out of his line in protest. As the lines begin to close in on them, he must make a life-altering decision by choosing to continue forging his path in his father’s line, or join the allure of Rachel’s line, the “line of diamonds.”
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Movements of the Wind
Cast: 3 female, 2 male
Genre: dark comedy/drama/family
Set: minimalist, impressions of a garden, flower and greenhouse
Running time: Approximately 55-65 minutes

As wind sweeps through a garden, its inhabitants must confront the volatile effects of Mother Nature, as well as their own changing nature. The story follows several short, intertwined pieces, as Carrot and Potato, taught to be enemies from birth, struggle to remain friends, Tulip wants more out of life than only her partner, and two pieces of pollen attempt to make a dangerous jump from a dying flower to a fresh one. Through sacrifice and friendship, they must not only survive their trials, but also come to populate another generation.
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Poorly Wrapped
Cast: 1 male, 1 female
Genre: dark comedy
Set: a gift shop
Running time: 20-30 minutes

When Grace, a beautiful and mysterious woman, walks into a local gift shop on a small island, the sales clerk is instantly smitten with her. Under Grace’s “guidance,” Clark goes to extreme lengths to make sure she is satisfied with her purchase. Yet as her demands increase, Clark is torn between his duty to the shop and his growing lust of this stranger.
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The Other Three Sisters
Cast: 4 female, 1 male
Genre: 1800s/1900s comedy
Adaptation of Jane Austen’'s epistolary short story, The Three Sisters
Set: a living room
Running time: Approximately 40 minutes

Intertwined scenes of a family are juxtaposed between the 1800s of Jane Austen’'s day, and the late 1900s in Queens, NY. The 1800s Mary must decide if she will wed on oaf she despises to make her neighbors jealous, as the 1900s Mary considers allowing back her missing husband who claims to have been sleeping for the years he was away. While the scenes span generations, the women encounter the same issues of marriage, money, and pride.

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What Happened at the Mud Puddle
Cast: 8 female, 4 male
Genre: Comedy/teen, monologue play
Set: Minimal, a yacht party, a backyard
Running time: Approximately 25-35 minutes

Taylor and Chloe have been best friends for years. At least, they had been, until Taylor suddenly and mysteriously throws an over-the-top yacht party the same day as Chloe’s birthday party.  Despite Taylor’s reputation as the meanest girl in school, her party fills up, as no one wants to turn down the chance to sample an extravagant candy station, dance to the live music of the hottest new band, or receive a $50 gift card goodie bag.  But before the boat even leaves the dock, Taylor begins to turn on her guests, moving in on Jasmine’s crush, telling Ronni to “walk the plank!” and humiliating the new girl, Amanda.  Will the lure of the luxurious yacht, complete with its very own ferris wheel, and live entertainment, be enough to keep the guests from walking?  Or will they abandon ship for nicer ground at Chloe’s backyard ice cream party?  Loyalties and friendships are tested in this ensemble cast play, and of course, someone gets pushed into a mud puddle.
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