In an Elevator
These shows take place in an elevator. Put them together to create a production of any length, with no props and a small cast. Click on the title for play information and to read a FreeView, then order your copy.
The Elevator Misadventure
3 men, 2 women
Five people are trapped between floors in a department store elevator. Most are strangers to each other, and one is pretty strange all by himself. They make an interesting group as conversation takes place among them. Thinking they might die in the trapped elevator, two of the people divulge personal secrets but come to regret it later.
A Brief Encounter
1 man, 1 woman, 1 either
Susan is leaving work late on a Friday afternoon. She almost misses the elevator and calls to the unseen person inside before she reaches it just in time. As she walks in, she turns to look at the other corner of the elevator and says, “Didn’t you hear me calling?” What follows is a surprising conversation. The unexpected ending is sure to astonish your audience. Easy to perform with virtually no props.
Up and Down
1 man, 1 woman
What happens when two people get trapped in an elevator? Find out in this delightful comedy about anxiety, anger, and connecting. Fun and very easy to stage!