TEN                               MINUTE            PLAYS    

Looking for Bernice

A married couple uncovers unexpected secrets that change their lives.

Cast: 1 woman, 2 men

Setting:  A Street

 

Suitable for colleges, community and regional theater

 

Looking for Bernice

Looking For Bernice
Joanna Daniels, Chuck Loring 

and John MacKane

Write Act Repertory, L.A. 

HER-rah Festival, Santa Fe, NM 

Live Girls Quickies, Seattle, WA. 

The Beast Festival, Triangle Theatre, New York, NY

 First Stage - Playwrights Express, L.A. -

Honorable Mention, 

The George Kernodle Play  Competition, Vox Humana Theatre

How To Get a Cat Out Of a Tree  

which answers the question, "Why can't we all get along?"

2 women, 2 men.

Setting:  Bare stage (with or without a tree)

Suitable for middle schools, high schools, colleges, community and regional theater

 

How To Get a Cat Out Of a Tree  

How To Get A Cat Out Of A Tree
Craig Horton

Theatre Palisades, Los Angeles, CA

Vox Humana Theatre, L.A., CA 

Theatre Palisades, L.A., CA, 

ESL Classes, Nanking, China, 

Forensics, Random Lake, WI.  

DramaWest  the Edendale Library , Echo Park, CA o

"My students did it a few weeks ago and we received the results yesterday.
The team of four earned a blue ribbon--the highest one can get!
Thank you for your play, it is well written and quite funny.!"

Respectfully, Greg Kohler, 5th & 6th Grade Teacher
St. John Sherman Center
Random Lake, WI 53075
 

 

The Cat Is Not A Sociable Animal 

Bob, the cat, is on probation for tormenting dogs. 

He's at the end of his ninth life and this is his last chance. Will he make it into Cat Heaven?

Cast - 2 women and three men

Setting: Waiting room in Cat Heaven

Suitable for middle schools, high schools, colleges, community and regional theater

 

The Cat Is Not A Sociable Animal 

A Night of Short Plays 

Winner - ALAP reading festival - 2006

Winners' Circle - Three Roses Players

 

 

Blue Suede Shoes 

A shoe clerk finds a magical pair of shoes. Will they help him to save his job?

Cast:  1 woman, 2 men, 1 ten-thirteen year old boy.

Setting:  A Shoe Store

Suitable for middle schools, high schools, colleges, community and regional theater

 

Blue Suede Shoes 

A Night of Short Plays

Jim Felton, Jana Bozeman and Evan Smith

Theatre Palisades, Los Angeles, CA

Middle School Forensic Competition, Hartland, Wisconsin  

ESL Classes - Nanking, China

 

The Procedure 

Phyllis Henderson has to have an IVP procedure at St. John's hospital. She has all her papers and her HMO insurance card but can't seem to get registered for treatment.

Jerry Schultz, who has been waiting all day to see his doctor, understands completely.

Cast: 2 women and 1 man

Setting: A hospital waiting room

Suitable for colleges, community and regional theater and senior theatre

 

 

The Procedure 

 

Theatre Forty Deskapades, Beverly Hills, CA

Brief Acts Company, Love Creek Productions, NYC 

Winners' Circle - Three Roses Players

Pandora Festival, Scottsdale, Arizona    

           

 

 

 

Heat Transfer 

Marissa is sitting on a couch in the Student Union. She's waiting for her boyfriend, Brett, and doesn't know why he's so late. Oliver joins her. He's been waiting for his girlfriend, Amy for forty-five minutes. What's keeping them?

Cast: 2 women and 2 men

Setting: A couch on a bare stage

Suitable for high schools, colleges, community and regional theater

 

Heat Transfer  at Dramageddon, Loyola Marymount University, Westchester, CA.  

ALAP Reading Festival Winner! 2007