English author Edward Bulwer-Lyt

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

     

THEMED PLAYS

All Max Drayton plays are subject to Performing Rights.
Click to download abridged PDF versions

These short monologue/dialogue plays with minimal set, costume and props,
are suitable as 'Fillers',  Festivals, or combined to make a whole
evening's entertainment.

Hold mouse over each title to see brief synopsis.
 

TITLE CAST FEMALE MALE DURATION
Apology 2 Any Any 8 mins
Before You Delete 1 Elderly   7 mins
Cover Up 2 60+ 20+ 15 mins
It's Good to Talk 2 Any 30+ 7 mins
One Day 1 Any Any 9 mins
Other Side of the Coin 2 40+ 20+ 12 mins
The Justice System 1 50+   8 mins
To Be or Not to Be 1 Under 40   8 mins
Wanted on Voyage 2 70+ 20+ 14 mins
What is it Good For? 1 40+   7 mins
Yesterday 2 50+ 20+ 8 mins
       

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


These short plays provide an opportunity for something original and different for the audience. Each play contains the lyrics of a well known song and the evening can be made into a light-hearted quiz competition.

Coming soon......

On with the show Opening introduction of cast and evening's entertainment
Velvet Glove Nostalgic look back at the 1950s and the Teddy Boys
Zombie Aging producer frets over his movie being made by someone else
Wanted On Voyage Frail old lady and young companion on a sea cruise.
To Be Or Not To Be Young woman considers her life, with surprising results
Negotiations A man's daughter is kidnapped and he needs all his negotiation skills to get her back alive.
Place to Stay  
Cover Up Based on a true story of corporate intrigue and skulduggery.
Persuasion  
Open Road Futuristic monologue of a driverless car that goes on a joy ride.
   

Coming soon......

  STILL LIFE
STILL BORN A still-life model tells her story - Part 1
STILL LIFE Part 2
STILL LIVES Part 3
STILL LIVING Male version
   

I will consider commissions for bespoke plays.

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