Plays performed “On a Park Bench”

These shows all relate to being on a Park Bench. 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.
Not Kate or Leo
10 minute drama
1 man, 1 woman
Isidor and Ida Straus lost their lives prematurely on the deck of The Titanic. Their love, arguments and an additional consolation survived the wave.

It’s Hell Gettin’ Old
7-8 minute comedy
3 men
Three old codgers sit in the park and soak up the sun while they reminiscence about the past and their youth. Hilarious sketch, very popular in variety shows.

Griddle Cakes
10 minute comedy
2 women
Two aging sisters debate the merits of answering the telephone, global warming, and attending the annual wildflower walk

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!

Grown Up Games
10 minute comedy
2 men
Anthony and Charles wait on a bench in the passenger area of a train station. Anthony is wearing a backpack and Charles has a piece of luggage, next to him. We think they’re taking the next train but…

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.

Just a Song at Twilight
25 minute romantic comedy
1 man, 1 woman
After unpacking from her move to a senior apartment, an older woman goes to the park and meets another tenant. Do they share a past? Can lost love be recovered?

Starting Over
15 minute comedy
1 man, 2 women
When Solly and May meet in an urban park, it’s a time for secrets, conversation that connects, and the basis for a bright new future. Easy to perform and sure to make you laugh. Theirs is a feel good story!

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