Here are 50 short scripts that you are free to read and make for your own creative projects. The 50 short scripts shared are based on creator response.
50 Of The Best Short Scripts To Read and Make
25 Short Drama Scripts
- Alderona (1 girl teen, 1 teen guy) Alderona and Kludo are siblings with special secret powers that are meant to protect humanity.
- Bottom of the Stairs (1 woman, 1 man) Mr. Chesterfield comes back from a trip and meets an entirely changed wife.
- Boulevard (1 girl teen, 1 woman) a Mother doesn’t want her daughter to waste her time writing. Instead she wants to see her get a real job.
- Chicken Cutlet Sandwich and Some Wings (1 woman, 1 man) two teens form a bond when coping with family problems.
- Crashing In My Ears (1 woman, 1 man) Wallace is interviewed by his niece for her student paper.
- Devil In Man’s Eye (1 woman, 1 man) a woman lends her neighbor money.
- Drill (1 woman, 1 man) Maxwell visits Dr. Bethany claiming there was deliberate foul play on one of his wife’s teeth.
- Dry Patch (1 woman, 1 man) Jan and Charlie battle over their financial situation.
- Encounter (1 woman, 1 man) Roger and Leslie get introduced and take a stroll along the Hudson River.
- Fix (1 woman, 1 man) dealing with a contractor full of promises and no action.
- Fresh Air (1 woman, 1 man) Kitty and Morse are friends for years who meet regularly.
- Game (2 men) one friend accuses another friend of not being as trustworthy as he seems.
- Hurry Up, Playa (1 male teen, 1 man) one brother gives the other brother support and advice on life.
- Just Like The Movies (2 teen guys) Zook and Tang strike up a conversation about making their own way in life by dealing drugs.
- Late At Night (1 woman, 1 man) Boyner is caretaker of a hotel and comes to the aid of a customer staying in the establishment.
- Less Soap, More Water (1 woman, 1 man) an actress isn’t happy with her ongoing gigs of soap commercials.
- Lower Your Voice (1 woman, 1 man – teens) Pella wants her close friend James to stop using growth enhancing drugs.
- Maple Road (2 men) Jim enters the barn to give his son Marshall son advice on matters of the heart.
- Match Made in Heaven (1 woman, 1 man) Mick tells the love of his life how much she means to him.
- Mr. Tandum (2 women, 2 men) this scene reveals how the wickedness of a family member can infiltrate one’s happiness.
- Nitty Gritty (2 men) it’s the turn of the 20th century and members from an Irish gang beat down a member from a rival gang.
- Not Quite (2 men) one man gives an ultimatum to another man who has been cheating on his wife.
- Policy (1 woman, 1 man) a young man and woman have turned to prostitution in order to survive and make a living.
- The Moan of Lisa (1 woman, 1 man) Marvelli sits on a beach chair depressed and overlooking a hotel pool when his wife Angie comes to help him out.
- Yellow Dress (1 woman, 1 man) an airport bomb brings two strangers together.
25 Short Comedy Scripts
- Basket Case (2 women) there’s a death in the family and a wake taking place, even if you never met the person before.
- Dead Girl (2 men) two friends are in deep trouble because a woman has overdosed and is married to a hardcore criminal.
- Harold’s Ear (1 woman, 1 man) Harold has a cotton ball lodged deep in his ear and turns to his niece for help with fishing it out.
- Imaginary, YOU (2 men) Waldo has missed his Father’s funeral and his brother Rallye shows up at his doorstep pissed off.
- Launch Date (2 men) a rich and powerful man sends his butler off to create a rocket to blast him off into outer space.
- Man with Gun – two inexperienced thieves try to rob a local diner and one of them gets their ass kicked from an elderly lady.
- Mickey’s Cake (1woman, 1 man) a manager is desperate for the bathroom and asks an intern to find him a roll of toilet paper before its too late.
- My Chianna ( 2 men) a transporter makes an important delivery for a powerful man and just as he is about to escape unscathed, a woman gets in the mix.
- Odds Are Fifty-Fifty (1 woman, 1 man) a couple accidentally become curious over some strange goings on across the courtyard and into their neighbor’s apartment.
- Pigeon People (2 men, 1 woman) Samuel walks through life seeing people as pigeons and for the first time ever, he confesses his reality to his best mate.
- Pip’s Restaurant (1 woman, 2 men) Muggs is in love with Sharon but Sharon is in love with his best friend.
- Playtime (1 woman, 1 man) Penelope talks to her husband Stratford about how bored she is with the life they are living together.
- Que and Schelp (1 female teen, 1 male teen) two teenagers practice going over the robbery they plan on executing the next day.
- Quite The Scoundrel (3 men) a man is on the run for owing money and fakes his own death to avoid paying his debt.
- Shribble (1 woman, 1 man) Valerie and Frank have gone vegan and Frank is already miserable three days in.
- Sniff (2 men) Ben wants to know why Harry has a habit of smelling his fingers.
- Tea Time (1 woman, 1 man) a 20th century woman and a 21st century man in conversation at a tea house..
- The Duck (1 woman, 2 men) Meredith and Jerald begin to believe that their friend and house gust is slipping into madness.
- The Handler (1 woman, 1 man) a gangster let’s his girl know who he truly is and what he truly does.
- The Show (2 men) two criminals decide that their best way to make a living is to get with the times and start a YouTube Channel.
- Thumbleberry (2 men) two friends are going out but one of them keeps getting a terrible whiff of some kind.
- Tru The Pike and On The Mud (2 men) one man’s quest is another man’s good time.
- Upon my Return (2 men) if there was a Burger King hundreds of years ago, this episode may have taken place.
- Urination IQ (2 men) two close friends and roommates collide based on their very different views and styles of living life.
- Weight of Laughter (2 men) known as a ‘laugh man’, Boyd is interviewed on a radio show but things quickly turn surreal.
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