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Submit A Citation

handily allows playwrights, agents, and publishers to list here at no cost published/unpublished, produced/unproduced plays in any language. Indeed, non-English-language script citations are most welcome. Use this form to submit citations of one-act plays involving four or fewer actors (with possible extras), yours or anyone else's. Give complete information (with particular attention to the required e-mail address), as the Webmaster constructs the individual citations from your data, synopses and comments.

Recent Changes

at, lists in reverse chronological order the files addressed by the Webmaster.


at, places this project as a tribute to a short-lived, little-known, brilliant playwright.

Preface and Acknowledgments

explains purpose, perspective, scope, discoveries and possibilities, and origin of this site; this page recognizes inspirational and helpful persons and institutions.


at describes the parts of the site.

Tips for Searching

appear on the Search page, They enable the user expeditiously to find citations.

Editorial Method explains the Web staff's editoral practice, such as formatting and attribution.

News Flashes

guides playwrights and producers to current opportunities.


at, leads to extensive playwriting resources available elsewhere on the Internet. Most of these sites relate to the creation, production, and distribution of small-cast one-act scripts in all media. They include playwriting resources, production resources, publishers of print scripts, and publishers of electronic scripts. Other interesting links appear at the end.

Success Stories,
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Glossary of Genres, explains common and uncommon terms used to classify plays by genre. The Webmaster invites expansions to these definitions as well as invites new terms.

Script Source Directory, names and annotates play publication houses, giving addresses.

Buy the Books, enables prompt purchase of the print guide, volumes 1 and 2.

Copyright and Disclaimer, explains legalities pertinent to the site.

Webmaster Bio, adds perspective.

Admin Blog, irregularly displays correspondence between site staff members.


presents a significant testimonial.

Bibliography for playwrights

(13K) provides helpful references for casual or serious authors.

Playbills by themes

(37K) section offers programs built on themes. Sources for the plays named here are available in the complementary print volume or from the Webmaster.

Guest Book

invites you to register comments about the site.


addresses site reliability and pertinent legalities. The devil is in the details, as they say.