THE DINNER THEATRE MURDERS a.k.a. THE THEATRE MURDERS. 4 women, 2 men. 1 additional character either male or female. 1 interior. Produced around the country, this production takes in the audience immediately as they begin to watch a mystery in a mansion. Act I is interrupted by the "Producer" of the show, who loudly enters from the back, and is promptly shot by all of the actors onstage. Audience participation and voting. It never plays the same way twice! E-Playz(TM) Text Document.
THE CHRISTMAS CAROL CAPER, SCROOGE THIS! 3 men, 4 women, 1 girl. 1 set representing "tacky" onstage and off. A production of A CHRISTMAS CAROL is interrupted when the actor portraying Scrooge (who is also the Producer of the show and a notorious womanizer) is discovered missing only 15 minutes before curtain. His 300 pound understudy must go on in his place. To make matters worse, the actress who plays Marley, and all the other ghosts, is also discovered missing and the nervous Stage Manager must go on with a script. Soon bodies appear on the set, and the local sheriff (and cast member) decides to investigate as the performance continues because "the show must go on!" E-Playz(TM)Text Document.
THE WEREWOLF OF THE FULL MOON. E-Playz(TM) text document: 2 men, 2 women. 1 representational unit set. A European Honeymoon becomes a horror story, when the couple are attacked by wolves. Retreating to a local hotel, they encounter a strange doctor who prescribes an exotic local herb. The subsequent events lead to terror and werewolves.
THE SOCIAL SECURITY MURDERS. E-Playz(TM) text document.3 elderly women, 2 men, 1 woman, 1 additional character can be either a man or woman. 1 set representing two interiors. 3 sisters play detective in a local case involving murder, and the disappearance of victims' Social Security Checks. The "Snoopy Sisters" provide as much comedy as they do detective work.
MURDER ME, MURDER ME, MY DARLING, MY DARLING! E-Playz(TM) text document: 2 men, 2 women. 1 cabin interior. A northern Michigan honeymoon turns to murder. Or was it murder? And who did it? The audience votes to determine the Act II that will be performed. 4 separate Act II's are possible.
MURDER AT THE (name of your theatre) OR SHERLOCK HOLMES IS COMING TO DINNER. E-Playz(TM) text document: 3 men, 2 women, 1 character can be either man or woman. 1 dungeon set. Professor Moriarty and Sherlock Holmes meet in a "truce" to discuss the future. The audience become "Baker Street Irregulars" and "Moriarty Henchman" to help determine the final outcome. A surprise ending can be played.
MOTHER SUPERIOR'S HABITS. PDF File. 6 women, 1 representational set. What was it like growing up Catholic in the 60's? A reunion turns into a flashback, and we enter the "Catholic Zone" to find out.Book and Lyrics by Dennis Wickline, Music by David Clayton. PDF File.
A MUSICAL SALUTE TO VAUDEVILLE AND BURLESQUE, PDF File. 3 men, 3 women. 1 unit set representing the fictional Markhoff Theatre. Act One salutes vaudeville and then the stock market crash forces Mr. Markhoff to turn his theatre into a "House of Burlesque." Act Two celebrates that era comically and musically. Book and Lyrics by Dennis Wickline, Music by John Dickinson. PDF file.
THE SEX MANIAC. E-Playz(TM)Text Document. 4 women, 2 men, 1 additional character can be either man or woman. 1 interior. Lorraine Hudzinga is running for office, until her life is interrupted by her elderly mother and father. The elderly pair have been evicted from their nursing home because the elder Mr. Hudzinga is "a sex maniac."
THE LAST GREAT BRITISH SEX FARCE EVER! E-Playz(TM) text document: 4 women, 2 men. 1 tacky lodge interior. Actually taking place in Claire, Michigan, a young couple tries to appeal to a TV Crew from the BBC by turning their motel into "The Torrey Inn." It just so happens that the inn is also home to a local hooker, also of British descent.
THE GREAT AMERICAN SEX FARCE. E-Playz(TM) text document. 4 women, 3 men. 1 interior depicting the interior of an advertising agency. Benni of Boca sells lingerie. She sells it in a very strange way. Her new mottos "garters not guns," and "bustierres for peace" have everyone thinking she's crazy, but crazy like a fox.