Ági Ábrahám as Lorelei in Party Girl by Kitt Lavoie (Transfjuz Company - Budapest, Hungary).
Students from Keene State College in Bake Sale by Jennifer Reichert (Keene, New Hampshire).
Martin P. Koob and Johanna Lücker in Occupied by Sharon E. Cooper (Keller Theater - Giessen, Germany).
Tuva Hultin and Anja Svenkerud rehearse Good Enough by Kitt Lavoie (Theatre Dramadrivhuset - Oslo, Norway).
Actors at CRY HAVOC (NYC), The Keller Theatre (Germany), and Dramadrivhuset (Norway) perform Sunshine by Kitt Lavoie simultaneously on November 17, 2012.
Actors from the Joburg Theatre rehearse Stay by Jenny Kirlin (Johannesburg, South Africa).
Yu Shibuya and Jenny Kirlin in A Spaceship Lands on Christmas by Sydney Painter (CRY HAVOC - Toyko, Japan and New York, NY).
ROYALTY-FREE ONE-ACTS
CRY HAVOC and its playwrights are pleased to make a wide selection of one-act plays developed with the company available for production royalty-free. These are dynamic, high-quality, well-tested plays that reflect CRY HAVOC’s commitment to creating raw, provocative, and humane new works.

If you are interested in producing any plays developed by CRY HAVOC that are not included in this royalty-free collection, we will be delighted to help facilitate production rights.


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All Over Me (How Does It Feel)All Over Me (How Does It Feel) by Jerzy Gwiazdowski
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A man realizes he can't always get what he wants when his fiancée announces she is winging off to Morocco with Mick Jagger.
(1m, 1f – serio-comic)
Bake SaleBake Sale by Jennifer Reichert
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An exploration of the economics of female sexuality and the choices women make in concert and as individuals - with baked goods. Based on a series of scientific articles. (6+m, 4f – comedy)
Forsaken Forsaken by Kitt Lavoie
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As a former teenage bride is confronted by the youth she skipped, she and her husband struggle to find how they can possibly grow old together
(1m, 1f – drama)

Good EnoughGood Enough by Kitt Lavoie
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Shortly after meeting her devoutly Christian future in-laws over Thanksgiving dinner, a Jewish college student receives a late-night visit from her fiancé's younger sister, who is determined to prevent the marriage from taking place. (1m, 2f – drama)

In the MeantimeIn the Meantime by Sharon E. Cooper
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As they are packing up their shared apartment to separate, a couple gives themselves seven minutes on an egg timer to figure out how this happened. (1m, 1f – comedy)
Just Julian Just Julian by Jennifer Reichert
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Prototypical awkward John Hughes hero, Julian, wins the heart of the all-American girl, Madison, on prom night. But just as the credits are about to roll on their happiness, Julian's long-suffering best friend, Nadine, tumbles through the window to declare her love.
(2m, 2f – serio-comic)
Kat for ShortKat for Short by Kitt Lavoie
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Following the opening night of his first show, a young playwright is confronted by his longtime girlfriend about the coded messages contained in his play regarding the true nature of his relationship with her best friend.
(1m, 2f, 1 flex. – drama)
The Median LineThe Median Line by Kitt Lavoie
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The story of a young man coming to terms with his promiscuous lifestyle and trying to find love, perhaps, with the girl next door… and the one he already shares a bed with.
(2m, 4f – drama)

Michael Bay's America, Part IVMichael Bay’s America, Part IV by Jerzy Gwiazdowski
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A former couple brokers an uneasy peace as they broker a deal with a movie star to purchase the sculpture one of them made about last days of their relationship.
(2m – drama)
Mikey Wears BracesMikey Wears Braces by Jennifer Reichert
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Trapped in a blind alley behind a bar, a musician finds himself locked out of his own gig – and into an encounter with a teenaged fan. Both of them need a helping hand, but only one of their dreams can survive the night. (1m, 1f – comedy)
Not Entirely PlatnoicNot Entirely Platonic:
Variations on a Confession
by Kitt Lavoie
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Is there a way to tell your girlfriend you are in love with her best friend without losing them both? And if you could take it back, would you?
(1m, 2f – drama)
Party GirlParty Girl by Kitt Lavoie
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A young lawyer arrives at his cousin's bachelor party to find his girlfriend, an Ivy League PhD student, working the party as an exotic dancer. How do you introduce your family to a girl they've had a lap dance from? Maybe you don't. (1m, 2f – comedy)
pwnd[pwnd] by Kitt Lavoie
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There are certain things a guy doesn't do with his best friend's fiancée. Playstation and The Godfather are just the start. Game on. (2m, 1f – comedy)
Southern CrossSouthern Cross by Timothy Davis
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A wounded war vet returns home to find his family hanging on for dear life at the very last edge of the American dream. (2m, 1f – drama)
StayStay by Jenny Kirlin
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At the tail end of a breakup, a man returns to the house he once shared to take the last thing he's left behind. (1m, 1f – drama)
SunshineSunshine by Kitt Lavoie
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After waking up next to each other for the first time in two years, Grace and Davey have to decide if they ever want to wake up next to each other again. (1m, 1f – drama)
ThenThen... by Cynthia Franks
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On a moon-lit prom night, Madelyn has big plans for her childhood sweetheart. But Rhet has bigger plans for them both.
(1m, 1f – drama)
The West WingThe West Wing by Jenny Kirlin
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Former colleagues collide over questions of patriotism, constitutional law, American exceptionalism… and whether a pigeon can be the president.
(2f – comedy)


HOLIDAY THEMED TEN MINUTE PLAYS - Raw, provocative, and humane plays... for any time of the year!
And it came to pass in those days...And it came to pass in those days... by Kitt Lavoie
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A mother-to-be with no place to go goes the only place she can think of on Christmas Eve. (1m, 1f – drama)
Black Sleigh DownBlack Sleigh Down by Jim Fagan
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What do you get for the girl who has killed everything?
(1m, 1f – comedy)
CakeCake by Cavan Hallman
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A rotund law student, his meathead brother, and low-fat, low-carb Christmas. (2m, 1f – comedy)
Carry Me On Carry Me On by Will Clark
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A young math whiz tries to sneak out of his girlfriend's dorm the night before winter break.
(1m, 1f – drama)
The Christmas Angel of Marfa, TXThe Christmas Angel of Marfa, TX by Jerzy Gwiazdowski
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An artist and a cookie magnate negotiate over what you will see when you tune into celebratemarfa.org. (2m – drama)
Christmas for New Year'sChristmas for New Year's
by Jennifer Reichert
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When a medical resident is forced to choose holiday coverage, his best friend hops the first train out of town. (1m, 1f – drama)
Color Blind Color Blind by Will Clark
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A young man wants his girlfriend to change (her sweater) for his parents. (1m, 1f – comedy)
Dear NateDear Nate by Ali Keller
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Who defriends someone by Christmas card?
(1m, 1f – serio-comic)
The Earth You CreatedThe Earth You Created
by Sydney Painter
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A pair of teenage friends face the eternal question - does the holiday have room for both church camp and a solstice party? (2f – comedy)

FineFine by Kitt Lavoie
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An out-of-work couple confront the sparse pile of gifts under the tree this year. (1m, 1f – drama)
Frohliche WelhnachtenFrohliche Weihnachten
by Cavan Hallman
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This isn't exactly what he had in mind when he said he wanted "German lessons" for Christmas.
(4m – comedy)
Hot AirHot Air by Katelin Wilcox
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It's not easy being a 34 foot tall inflatable elf. (3 flex – comedy)
Invited Invited by Jennifer Reichert
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An act of holiday generosity threatens the friendship of a pair of skating rink employees.
(1m, 1f – comedy)
IRLIRL by Will Clark
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A man delivers a gift to the best friend he never met.
(1m, 1f – drama)
The Most Wonderful TimeThe Most Wonderful Time
by Jennifer Reichert
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College BFFs make plans to spend their Xmas together. (2f – comedy)

OccupiedOccupied by Sharon E. Cooper
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A woman demands from her bank what it owes her for Christmas.
(1f, 1 flex – comedy)
Puppy LovePuppy Love
by Becky Sterling Rygg
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A man gets his wife a puppy for Christmas, when all she asked for was a divorce. (1m, 1f – comedy)
SiriouslySiriously by Sharon E. Cooper
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Two men and an iPhone walk into a bar... (2m, 1f – comedy)
The Seven Men of HanukkahThe Seven Men of Hanukkah
by Sharon E. Cooper
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A man has the worst audition for the best role ever.
(1m, 1f – comedy)
Slut Claus Slut Claus by Ali Keller
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How do you meet your future in-laws dressed as Santa's trampy girlfriend? (1m, 1f – comedy)
The Spaceship Lands on ChristmasThe Spaceship Lands On Christmas by Sydney Painter
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What happens in orbit stays in orbit. (1m, 1f – comedy)
teethSpy Actually: A Bi-Polar Express by Jim Fagan
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With enemies like these, who needs friends? (2m – comedy)
Winter Break Winter Break by Kitt Lavoie
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What do you get for the boy who gave up everything?
(1m, 1f – drama)

Year After YearYear After Year
by Mélisa Breiner-Sanders
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One couple… and a Christmas dinner table set for three.
(1m, 1f – drama)