Plays about Couples

These shows can be tied together to create a longer production based on the theme of “Plays about Couples.” Click on each title to learn more about the show, read a FreeView, and order your perusal copy.

Plays About Couples

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!


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