Plays about Relationships

These shows all relate to Relationships. 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.

Finding Zeus
10 minute comedy
1 man, 1 woman
Charles and Martha have been together for a long time. They love each other. Like any long-term relationship, they also take each other for granted. Today, Martha has decided to shake things up.

Something Old, Something New
10 minute comedy
1 man, 1 woman
Beverly wants to spice up her marriage with Al, who’s a traditional guy and a bit of a prude. Beverly learns about a new, three-speed, high-tech vibrator and orders one on Amazon. Al sees the sex toy and is horrified, but it sparks an honest conversation about the balance of power in their household.

Mistranslations
10 minute comedy
1 man, 1 woman
Walter and Elise enjoy each other’s company. They even enjoy their passive-aggressiveness toward each other, up to a point. But when they each think they know exactly what the other one is saying, things can get complicated through mistranslation.

Anniversary
7 minute comedy
1 man, 1 woman
It’s David and Janet Riley’s wedding anniversary and David has forgotten–again. No plans, no gift, nothing. So Janet has made her own plans–a trip to Hawaii. Now, to convince David!

Canine Contact
5 minute comedy
1 man, 1 woman
George and Gracie briefly share the challenges of getting older. Through a happy exchange of ideas, they emerge hopeful about the future.

Waiting for 7
10 minute comedy
2 women
Mary finds Ethel’s marital history to be nothing short of astonishing, including a surprising trend about her many husbands. Very funny!

Unfaithful
16 minutes
1 man, 2 women
This is a fast-paced comedy of misperceptions and misunderstandings with the lesson: Never be unfaithful to your hairdresser!

That’s Not the Problem
18 minutes
2 men, 2 women
Counseling couples is never easy but when Helen and Dave bring in an inept hit-man as evidence, it gets all so very complicated. An action-packed comedy.

Moving Back
13 minute comedy
1 man, 2 women
The kids want to move back home but Dad has just the plan to stop that nonsense. Hilarious!

Thank You
10 minute comedy
1 man, 1 woman
Rudy and his wife Wanda relive their dancing days in their imaginations. A lovely show!

Up and Down
10 minute comedy
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!

Metaphorical Shoes
10 minute comedy
1 man, 2 women
After spending most of her life raising children and wearing sensible shoes, Doris finds her inner goddess in a pair of stylish, trendy shoes. Husband Don is not convinced.

You Want What?
11 minute comedy
1 man, 1 woman
Laurie desperately wants to do something that she thinks her husband hates. This show just gets more preposterous with every twist and turn!

Alice and Charlie Forget About Sally and Eddie
30 minute comedy
1 man, 2 women
A couple in their seventies urgently culls through old photographs and letters, contesting each other’s memory of a special romance.

Harry’s Angel
90 minute comedy
2 men, 3 women
What could possibly tie together an Italian sister and brother, a divorced owner of a failing Jewish Deli, an Irish bookie, and a former exotic dancer? Why, love, of course!

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.

House of Tomorrow
30-120 minute comedy/drama
3 men, 4 women or a smaller or larger cast
Personal, touching and believable, “The House of Tomorrow” weaves together independent stories about facing life with fervor!

There For You
100 minute musical, 22 songs
4 men, 8 women
With lovely music, endearing characters, and a fast-moving plot, this musical is a love fest which teaches the true meaning of being “there for you.”

Blinking Lights in the Middle of the Night
10 minute comedy
1 man, 1 woman, 1 either
Sally and Carl receive a late-night visit from an alien tourist making a pit stop while traveling among the stars. But why is he on Sally and Carl’s lawn?

The Wish
8 minute comedy
1 man, 1 woman, 1 either
A longtime married couple’s stereotypical bad habits and their inability to understand how the other one thinks becomes a hilarious situation.

Bernie and the Beast
30 minute comedy
1 man, 1 woman
Bernie and Evelyn are loving their road trip when they get lost in South Dakota. Their evening at a second rate motel reveals a first rate relationship.

Marty’s Bromance
15 minute comedy
2 men, 1 woman
Laura and Marty have been married for 30 years but when Marty is forced into early retirement, Laura tries to help with unexpected results!

Lost and Found
7 minute comedy
1 man, 1 woman
Fred and Jeanne are ready to leave for an evening with friends when they discover they’ve lost their keys, yet again.

Velma vs. Velma
10 minute comedy
1 man, 1 woman, 1 woman’s voice
Homer Crosley and his wife are secretly reserving an extravagant rendezvous at a cozy bed and breakfast. But who is with whom?

Truth in Advertising
15 minute comedy
1 man, 1 woman
Sid and Marsha have learned so much about each other during their long marriage, but were they prepared for this disastrous trip to Bermuda?

Crossing the Bridge
10 minute comedy
1 man, 1 woman
A construction company owner and a long-time actress go on a first date and discover there’s a lot that bonds them.

Blame Game
10 minute comedy
1 man, 1 woman
Working together, playing together, having a family together, this long time married couple knew each other well…or so they thought.

Jus’ Tus
10 minute murder mystery
1 man, 1 woman
Mystery surrounds the death of Nell’s husband and Sheriff Wally is suspicious. Nell has some doubts of her own.

Sgt. Levy’s Lonely Hearts Club
10 minute wordless play with music
1 man, 1 woman
Phyllis Greenberg and Charlie Levy live in neighboring apartments. Every night she dances to the Victrola in her apartment while he reads the newspaper in his. But tonight is different.

Making a Move
20 minute comedy
2 men, 2 women
Harvey wants to enjoy his retirement sitting in front of the TV, eating potato chips. His athletic wife, Vera, wants to move into a bungalow at Silverwood Estates. Hilarious!

Louie and Louise
15 minute comedy
1 man, 2 women
Louie and Louise have been married for years. But now, Louie spends his days ‘looking’ for something and won’t say what. Fast moving show with surprise ending!

Gin and Tonic
10 minute comedy
1 man, 1 woman
This laugh-out-loud comedy offers a fresh look at the problems of senior dating. Olive is having a bad day when she is interrupted by Stanley, a brash fellow who seems to have mistaken her office for the nearby Senior Dating Service. The verbal duel becomes increasingly hilarious.

Check out all the many different themes!

Comments are closed.