Big Dog Plays
Home About Us Products Ordering Free Catalog Play List Menu
 

  Short Plays
 

Big Dog/Norman Maine Publishing, LLC
P.O. Box 1401
Rapid City, SD 57709

Info@BigDogPlays.com
FAX: 605-791-0186

 
New Arrivals New Arrivals

Page: 1 of 1. Showing records: 1 - 29.
Displaying 100 plays per page. Show 25, 50, 100, ALL

Agatha Christie's The Mysterious Affair at Styles (Simple Set)1. Agatha Christie's The Mysterious Affair at Styles (Simple Set) by Doug Goheen NEW!
Cast: 6 M, 5 F
Time: Approximately 90-120 mins, 82 pgs.
MYSTERY. This play is adapted from Agatha Christie’s first published novel and features the debut of one of Christie’s most famous characters, the cunning Belgian detective Hercule Poirot. At an iso... READ MORE | BUY NOW
Aladdin's Magic Lamp2. Aladdin's Magic Lamp by Murray J. Rivette NEW!
Cast: 3 M, 3 F
Time: Approximately 45-60 mins, 43 pgs.
CHILDREN’S COMEDY. Children of all ages will love this wildly wacky version of the story of Aladdin from The Arabian Nights. Times are tough for Aladdin and his mother. They don’t have enough money... READ MORE | BUY NOW
All's Will That Ends Well3. All's Will That Ends Well by Craig Sodaro NEW!
Cast: 5 M, 12 F, 1 flexible (With doubling: 4 M, 10 F, 1 flexible)
Time: Approximately 75 mins, 69 pgs.
FARCE. In this sequel to My Friend Will, Shakespeare is still on the lam after poaching a rabbit, but this time Titania the witch sends Shakespeare to a Renaissance faire, where he suddenly finds him... READ MORE | BUY NOW
Anti-Play4. Anti-Play by Forrest Musselman NEW!
Cast: 2 M, 7 F, 6 flexible
Time: Approximately 30 mins, 29 pgs.
FARCE/SPOOF. A pompous drama teacher obsessed with winning the state drama competition is forcing his students to perform a cutting from the trendy Broadway play Neck-wuss by Peter Scnauffner. Disgu... READ MORE | BUY NOW
Bathroom Break5. Bathroom Break by Kory Howard NEW!
Cast: 6 M, 6 F, 7 flexible (With doubling: 3 M, 3 F)
Time: Approximately 45-60 mins, 58 pgs.
COMEDY COLLECTION. Everyone needs a break in this comically chaotic collection of four short plays. In “Addicts Anonymous,” five people attend an Addicts Anonymous meeting but it’s not for drug or a... READ MORE | BUY NOW
Beasts of War, The6. Beasts of War, The by Rudyard Kipling NEW!
Cast: 12 flexible, extras
Time: Approximately 30 mins, 28 pgs.
CLASSIC. Adapted from The Jungle Book’s “Her Majesty’s Servants” by Rudyard Kipling. At a crowded military camp in northern India, a fearful baggage camel runs through the camp at night, knocking ov... READ MORE | BUY NOW
Don Juan (60 mins)7. Don Juan (60 mins) by Stella Chester NEW!
Cast: 8 M, 6 F, 5 flexible, opt. extras (With doubling: 5 M, 3 F, 4 flexible)
Time: Approximately 60 mins, 61 pgs.
CLASSIC FARCE. Adapted from the play by Molière. Notorious scoundrel and ladies’ man, Don Juan, marries Elvira and then abandons her. Enraged, Elvira’s brothers are determined to hunt Don Juan down... READ MORE | BUY NOW
Emma, Jane Austen's8. Emma, Jane Austen's by Tracy Wells NEW!
Cast: 8 M, 14 F, 3 flexible (With doubling: 7 M, 13 F)
Time: Approximately 120 mins, 94 pgs.
CLASSIC/ROMANTIC COMEDY. Adapted from Jane Austen’s novel. In this humorous romantic comedy, the wealthy, mischievous Emma Woodhouse has a penchant for meddling in the love lives of others and delig... READ MORE | BUY NOW
End of Ever After, The9. End of Ever After, The by Steven Stack NEW!
Cast: 5 M, 6 F, 4 flexible (With doubling: 2 M, 2 F, 1 flexible)
Time: Approximately 45-60 mins, 47 pgs.
COLLECTION/FARCE. The marvelously madcap characters in this collection of four short plays may have reached the end of their happily ever after! In “The Ravens,” a melancholy girl is visited on a st... READ MORE | BUY NOW
Fairy Fort10. Fairy Fort by Lavinia Roberts NEW!
Cast: 5 M, 6 F, 7 flexible, extras
Time: Approximately 30 mins, 27 pgs.
SPOOF. In this fairytale spoof of the reality TV show “Shark Tank,” fairytale characters present business proposals to judges with the hope of achieving happily ever after. Contestants include an ev... READ MORE | BUY NOW
Felicia and the Jinxed Pinks11. Felicia and the Jinxed Pinks by R. Eugene Jackson NEW!
Cast: 5 M, 7 F, 3 flexible, opt. extras (With doubling: 4 M, 5 F, 3 flexible)
Time: Approximately 45-60 mins, 55 pgs.
CLASSIC/COMEDY. Adapted from the fairytale by Madame d’Aulnoy. Felicia and her brother Bruno are penniless and have just two beans and one egg left to eat. Bruno wants to sell Felicia’s two prized ... READ MORE | BUY NOW
Get Off My Cabbage!12. Get Off My Cabbage! by L. Don Swartz NEW!
Cast: 2 M, 2 F
Time: Approximately 60-75 mins,
COMEDY. In this hilarious sequel to Regrets Only, cranky curmudgeons Lottie and Bernice are back and they are grumpier than ever! This time they are lounging on Lottie’s front porch selling cabbages... READ MORE | BUY NOW
Great Expectations13. Great Expectations by Tracy Wells NEW!
Cast: 17 M, 13 F, 1 flexible (With doubling: 13 M, 10 F, 1 flexible)
Time: Approximately 120-150 mins, 100 pgs
CLASSIC. Adapted from the novel by Charles Dickens. Pip, a young orphan, lives with his abusive sister and her husband Joe Gargery, a blacksmith. While visiting the graves of his parents, Pip encou... READ MORE | BUY NOW
Happily Ever After's Dating Show14. Happily Ever After's Dating Show by Lavinia Roberts NEW!
Cast: 6 M, 10 Female, 2 flexible, extras
Time: Approximately 30 mins, 30 pgs.
COMEDY. Welcome to the dating show where contestants find the prince or princess of their dreams and live happily ever after…um, well, maybe? Little Red Riding Hood gets to select from an “impressiv... READ MORE | BUY NOW
Inside Robin's Hood15. Inside Robin's Hood by Murray J. Rivette NEW!
Cast: 7 M, 2 F, 1 flexible
Time: Approximately 45-60 mins, 50 pgs.
FARCE. The laughs are legendary in this wildly wacky version of the Robin Hood tale in which Robin Hood and his Merry Men don’t steal from the rich to give to the poor. They steal from the poor and ... READ MORE | BUY NOW
Is This Seat Taken?16. Is This Seat Taken? by Lavinia Roberts NEW!
Cast: 1 F, 9 flexible (Doubling possible.)
Time: Approximately 30 mins, 46 pgs.
MONOLOGUE COLLECTION. All seats will be taken for this side-splitting monologue collection featuring a marvelous myriad of socially awkward characters and situations. There’s the new kid who has a t... READ MORE | BUY NOW
Li'l Red Meets Weird Willie Wolf17. Li'l Red Meets Weird Willie Wolf by Murray J. Rivette NEW!
Cast: 1 M, 3 F, 2 flexible
Time: Approximately 45- 60 mins, 46 pgs.
FARCE. Willie Wolf, a vegetarian who stopped eating meat after he accidentally ate a skunk, suffers from a terrible sweet tooth. When he spies Li’l Red on her way to her granny’s house carrying a ba... READ MORE | BUY NOW
My Fair Dragon18. My Fair Dragon by Lavinia Roberts NEW!
Cast: 4 M, 7 F, 4 flexible, extras
Time: Approximately 30 mins, 33 pgs.
FARCE. King Cuthbert and Queen Priscilla have to break the bad news to Princess Poppy: She can’t keep her pet dragon Dimpleton in the castle anymore. The monster just isn’t fit for palace life. He... READ MORE | BUY NOW
Perils of Peppermint, The19. Perils of Peppermint, The by Flip Kobler, Cindy Marcus, Dennis Poore NEW!
Cast: 4 M, 7 F, 7 flexible
Time: Approximately 30 mins, 33 pgs.
CHILDREN’S COMEDY. Two villains, Ginger Vitis and Dee Kay, have concocted a scheme to get rich quick by stealing a delicious new candy recipe from Pepper Mint, the owner of the Lemon Drop Candy Shop,... READ MORE | BUY NOW
Princess and the Goblins, The20. Princess and the Goblins, The by C. Edward Wheaton NEW!
Cast: 7 M, 7 F, 9 flexible, opt. extras (With doubling: 5 M, 6 F, 9 flexible)
Time: Approximately 60-75 mins, 65 pgs.
CLASSIC. Adapted from the novel by George MacDonald. Lost in the forest, Princess Irene finds herself surrounded by goblins but is rescued by a young miner who knows how to drive goblins away—by rec... READ MORE | BUY NOW
Princess and the Wizard, The21. Princess and the Wizard, The by Murray J. Rivette NEW!
Cast: 3 M, 3 F, 1 flexible
Time: Approximately 45 mins, 44 pgs.
FARCE. The Queen is determined to find a princess to marry her son, but it isn’t an easy task since the Prince is a childish videogame geek. The sophisticated, mature Princess Gladys is a perfect pi... READ MORE | BUY NOW
Queen Zixi of Ix22. Queen Zixi of Ix by John I. Baker III NEW!
Cast: 8 M, 21 F, 39 flexible, extras (With doubling: 6 M, 17 F, 25 flexible. Tripling possible.)
Time: Approximately 100-120 mins, 88 pgs.
CLASSIC. Adapted from the novel by L. Frank Baum. This fantastical adventure will charm your audiences with its wit and whimsy. When the Queen of the fairies grows tired of merrymaking, she has her... READ MORE | BUY NOW
Return to Oz23. Return to Oz by C. Edward Wheaton NEW!
Cast: 8 M, 8 F, 18 flexible, extras (With doubling: 7 M, 5 F, 15 flexible)
Time: Approximately 75 minutes, 70 pgs.
CLASSIC. Adapted from the Oz novels by L. Frank Baum. Dorothy is back in Kansas, but it doesn’t take long before she inadvertently winds up in Oz once again. This time, Dorothy and her friend Milli... READ MORE | BUY NOW
Soapy and the Island24. Soapy and the Island by R. Eugene Jackson NEW!
Cast: 12 flexible (With doubling: 10 flexible)
Time: Approximately 30 mins, 26 pgs.
CLASSIC. Adapted from the O. Henry short story, “The Cop and the Anthem.” Soapy, a New York City hobo, longs to spend the winter months at his favorite island “paradise”―the jail on Rikers Island! ... READ MORE | BUY NOW
Surrender, Dorothy!25. Surrender, Dorothy! by Craig Sodaro NEW!
Cast: 3 M, 8 F, 4 flexible (With doubling: 3 M, 7 F, 3 flexible)
Time: Approximately 75-90 mins, 76 pgs
FARCE. In this sequel to The Wicked Witch of Oz, the real Wicked Witch of the West and her flying money Niko are magically transported to Kansas, where they have been summoned to save a farm. Doroth... READ MORE | BUY NOW
Tail of Peter Rabbit, The26. Tail of Peter Rabbit, The by Rob Roznowski and Chelle Peterson NEW!
Cast: 3 M, 4 F, 5 flexible (With doubling: 2 M, 2 F)
Time: Approximately 60 mins, 50 pgs.
INTERACTIVE MUSICAL/YOUNG AUDIENCES. Adapted from the children’s story by Beatrix Potter. Peter Rabbit’s mother warns him to never venture into Farmer McGregor’s vegetable garden since Peter’s fathe... READ MORE | BUY NOW
Tree in the House, A27. Tree in the House, A by Kari Catton NEW!
Cast: 1 M, 12 flexible (With doubling: 1 M, 6 flexible)
Time: Approximately 30 mins, 34 pgs.
HOLIDAY. Looking for a warm, fuzzy holiday play? This collection of three short plays definitely fits the bill! In “A Tree in the House,” an older dog explains to a puppy why his owners have brough... READ MORE | BUY NOW
Vampyre vs. Faeries28. Vampyre vs. Faeries by J. Patrick Moss NEW!
Cast: 2 M, 2 F, 8 flexible
Time: Approximately 75 mins, 67 pgs.
FARCE. The vampire council punishes Vampyre by exiling him to the heart of the Dark Forest, where he must live with the most horrific creatures known to vampires…faeries! In the Dark Forest, Vampyre... READ MORE | BUY NOW
Wild West Variety Show, The29. Wild West Variety Show, The by R. Eugene Jackson NEW!
Cast: 15 M, 12 F, 40 flexible. Flexible cast. (With doubling/tripling: 7 M, 6 F, 10 flexible)
Time: Approximately 75-90 minutes
FARCE. There are scene-stealers for everyone in the cast in this hilarious western-themed variety show that includes scenes, skits, and other funny thangs! The lineup includes a shotgun wedding for ... READ MORE | BUY NOW

Page: 1 of 1. Showing records: 1 - 29.
Displaying 100 plays per page. Show 25, 50, 100, ALL