Plays about Strong Women

These shows all relate to Strong Women. Put them together to create a production of any length. Click on the title for play information and to read a FreeView, then order your copy.

1 man, 1 woman
10 minute comedy
Feisty Lucille is applying for a job at Jugs Restaurant, ready to compete with younger women. But Lucille, in her 60’s, isn’t your typical applicant. This super strong sassy character is one you’ll want to play.

Second Career
1 man, 1 woman
10 minute comedy
Diane, newly retired and used to being busy, has embarked upon an unusual pursuit. She is making it her mission to return every shoddy purchase, to voice every complaint about bad service, and to stay on hold as long as necessary to see to it that the disgruntled customer is heard.

The Comeuppance of Flame LaQuench
3 men, 4 women (can be double cast; 1 man can play 3 roles)
10 minute comedy
After three husbands and in spite of the dire warnings of her cousin and the Swamp Lady, headstrong Flame seems to be headed for her own death or (worse) comeuppance!

Dream Camper
10 minute comedy
3 women
At the KOA campground, Crusty Wilma makes Rose and Dottie aware of their dreams and life becomes better for everyone. Funny, charming and thought provoking.

Digging Up Hoffa
20 minute comedy-drama
1 man, 1 woman, 1 either
Years later, Jimmy Hoffa is still missing. Meanwhile, Phyllis worries about her finances and a broken septic system. She decides that desperate times require bold action!

Arches, Balance and Light
60 minute drama
1 man, 3 women, 1 either plus 4 extras that can be double cast
This lovely play brings Julia Morgan to life. She was a ground-breaking architect who designed more than 700 buildings during her long and prolific career, including Hearst Castle.

A Brief History of Mah Jongg
40 minute comedy
5-6 women
Three feisty women return to their beloved Mah Jongg game from years before. Award-winning comedy about the power of women’s friendships.

Legendary Ladies and their Gents
Five 12-15 minute plays
Casts from few to 12, both men and women
Royalty free
Features plays about Molly Brown, Amelia Earhart, Annie Oakley, The Harvey Girls, and Pauline Cushman, a Union Spy.

Living Large
10 minute comedy
4 women
Peg knows that she has to make changes if she’s going to make it financially. So, she changes her name, gives up her apartment, and moves into a Holiday Inn!

The Speeding Ticket
15 minute comedy
1 man, 2 either
Starlight Moon knows how to talk her way out of a speeding ticket. Is she telling the truth or not? So funny!

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