One-Act Play Collection 011


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Here are 10 one act plays offered by various groups of Librivox readers. From Ancient India to the Far Future, from the palaces of royalty to the servants hall, from comedy to tragedy, from deeply philosophical to farcically entertaining. Enjoy!

Chitra by Rabindranath Tagore (Coord and Edited by Anastasiia Solokha):

Narrator: Foon

Madana: Tomas Peter

Vasanta: alanmapstone

Chitra: Availle

Arjuna: ToddHW

Villagers: Sonia

The Vampire Cat by Gerard van Etten (Coord by Anastasiia Solokha, Edited by ToddHW):

Narrator: Ian King

Prince Hizen: Tomas Peter

Buzen: ToddHW

Ruiten: TJ Burns

Ito Soda: Chuck Williamson

Kashiku: Sonia

O Toyo: Availle

The Countess of Escarbagnas by Moliere (Coord and Edited by ToddHW):

Stage Directions: Sandra Schmit

The Count, son to the Countess: DrPGould

The Viscount, in love with Julia: ToddHW

Mr. Thibaudier, councillor, in love with the Countess: Tomas Peter

Mr. Harpin, receiver of taxes, also in love with the Countess: Nemo

Mr. Bobinet, tutor to the Count: Eva Davis

Jeannot, servant to Mr. Thibaudier: alanmapstone

Criquet, servant to the Countess: Jasmin Salma

The Countess of Escarbagnas: TJ Burns

Julia, in love with the Viscount: Leanne Yau

Andrée, maid to the Countess: Sonia

Playgoers by Arthur Wing Pinero (Coord and Edited by ToddHW):

Stage Directions: Tomas Peter

The Master: ToddHW

The Mistress: Sonia

The Cook: Linda Olsen Fitak

The Kitchenmaid: Jasmin Salma

The Parlourmaid: Son of the Exiles

The Housemaid: TJ Burns

The Useful Maid: Devorah Allen

The Odd Man: alanmapstone

The Far-Away Princess by Hermann Sudermann (Coord and Edited by Tomas Peter):

Narrator: ToddHW

The Princess von Geldern: Sandra Schmit

Baroness von Brook, her maid of honor: Sonia

Frau von Halldorf: Monika M. C.

Liddy, her daughter: Maria de Fátima da Silva

Milly, her daughter: Maria Joy

Fritz Strübel, a student: Tomas Peter

Frau Lindemann: TJ Burns

Rosa, a waitress: Foon

Food A Tragedy of the Future by William C. de Mille (Coord and Edited by Devorah Allen):

Narrator: DrPGould

Basil, a New Yorker: Chuck Williamson

Irene, his wife: TJ Burns

Harold, an officer of the Food Trust: Jim Gallagher

A Day Well Spent by John Oxenford (Coord and Edited by Zames Curran):

Narrator: Availle

Mr. Cotton (an eminent hosier, and old gentleman): ToddHW

Mizzle (his apprentice, wishing to be a gentleman): Devorah Allen

Bolt (his foreman, quite a gentleman): Tomas Peter

Mr. Cutaway (an adventurous gentleman): Zames Curran

Sam Newgate (no gentleman): alanmapstone

Peter Prig (an ex-foreman, likewise no gentleman): Campbell Schelp

Miss Harriet Cotton (an adventurous lady): Foon

Mrs. Stitchley (an old lady): Sonia

Miss Brown (her bosom friend—a middle-aged lady): TJ Burns

Mrs. Chargely (a beneficent lady): Maria de Fátima da Silva

Bridget (a lady’s lady): Pauline Latournerie

Waiter: Chuck Williamson

2nd Waiter: Joseph Tabler

Servant: Rosa Grace

Coachman: Nathan Victoriano

Boy: Jasmin Salma

Bridges by Clare Kummer (Coord and Edited by Chuck Williamson):

Stage Directions: Availle

Penfield Parker, Jr. (Of Parker and Son, Bridge Builders): Chuck Williamson

Wallie Breen (His friend, also in the office): DrPGould

Enid Birdsall (The girl who wants to have a bridge built): Carmen Fullmer

Efficiency by Perley Poore Sheehan/Robert H. [Hobart] Davis (Coord by DrPGould, Edited by ToddHW):

Narrator: Foon

The Emperor (modeled on Kaiser Wilhelm II): Chuck Williamson

The Scientist: Availle

Number 241: DrPGould

Biscuits and Bills by O.B. DuBois (Coord and Edited by Foon):

Narrator: Foon

Jack Maynard: Ryan Bassette

Mrs. Maynard: Maria de Fátima da Silva

Mr. Brainard: DrPGould (6 hr 18 min)

Chapters

Chitra by Rabindranath Tagore 41:32 Read by LibriVox Volunteers
The Vampire Cat by Gerard van Etten 26:37 Read by LibriVox Volunteers
The Countess of Escarbagnas by Moliere 40:15 Read by LibriVox Volunteers
Playgoers by Arthur Wing Pinero 53:50 Read by LibriVox Volunteers
The Far-Away Princess by Hermann Sudermann 42:41 Read by LibriVox Volunteers
Food. A Tragedy of the Future by William C. de Mille 27:22 Read by LibriVox Volunteers
A Day Well Spent by John Oxenford 55:13 Read by LibriVox Volunteers
Bridges by Clare Kummer 25:10 Read by LibriVox Volunteers
Efficiency by Perley Poore Sheehan/Robert H. [Hobart] Davis 30:20 Read by LibriVox Volunteers
Biscuits and Bills by O.B. DuBois 35:20 Read by LibriVox Volunteers