Short Plays

Perfect Stillness

Tim and Annie are writing a eulogy….for someone unexpected.A play about small truths and little lies.

1F
1M
10 min (run time)

Preview script - Perfect Stillness (68 downloads)

Premiere Production :

2006
Short + Sweet
The Arts Centre, Melbourne

directed by Elizabeth Semmel
with Kaori Hamamoto, David Orlando & Andrew Phillips

Winner – Best Overall Play – People’s Choice – Short + Sweet Melbourne, 2006

 

The Painter

 

Michael is leaving Helen for Nina but who is the mysterious painter of Helen’s house?

2F
1M
10 min (run time)

Preview script - The Painter (36 downloads)

Premiere Production :

2007
MelBorn
Melbourne Writers' Theatre
directed by Tania Le Page
with Bobbi-Lea Dionysius, Marnie Gibson & Phil Roberts

Winner – People’s Choice – MelBorn 2007 – Melbourne Writers’ Theatre

A Cup of Sugar

 Life is a whirlwind for Lizzie and Ben until disappointment challenges them and an architect and his dog move in next door.
1F
2M
10 min (run time)

Preview the script -  ACupExtract.pdf (46 downloads)

Premiere Production :

2008
MelBorn
Melbourne Writers' Theatre
directed by David Bell
with Nicola Wright, Adam Tuominen & Elijah Ungvary

The Book Club

A Book Club can be a serious business especially when there is a lack of commitment and criminals next door.

5F
1M
10 min (run time)

Preview the script -  The Bookclub - Extract (40 downloads)

Premiere Production :

2008
Carnivale of the Damned Funny, Dantes
directed by Elizabeth Semmel 
with Andrea McCannon, Charity Shaw, Sarah Oldmeadow, Denise Kuchmar, Pauline Keeley & Ian Rooney