Works


Plays

The scripts are provided here are for individual reading only. If you wish to stage, publish, or publicly discuss any of them, please seek written permission from the playwright.

The Domestic Problems of Good King George (formerly entitled Gabrielle)

A One-Act Play

King George can’t marry off Princess Gabrielle because she's no damsel in distress. And, with the way King George raised his daughter, he’ll be in greater distress than she’ll ever be.

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Love C.A.F.E.

A cycle of plays inspired by C.S. Lewis' The Four Loves

1. Affection: Stay Healthy / Cancerous Kang Carrot Ka!

A One-Act Play

“All things are poison and nothing is without poison,” said Theophrastus von Hohenheim, Father of Toxicology. But why worry about toxins when we’ve got friends?

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2. Friendship: The Dust in Your Place / Ang Alikabok sa Kusina

A One-Act Play

A comic strip artist must tell her writer what’s plaguing his relationships with other girls… even if it may be at the cost of their own friendship.

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3. Eros: Newspaper Dance / Bangko ni Noe 

A One-Act Play

A couple break up only to find themselves, twenty minutes later, stranded in the same waiting shed on a stormy evening.

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4. Charity: Stray Cat / Pusang Gala

A One-Act Play

A boy plays Good Samaritan to a girl who contemplates suicide, only to be placed in a situation where he might contemplate suicide himself.

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Death in Ten Minutes

A Ten-Minute Play

Two people discover that they’re just characters in a play; greater knowledge leads to greater powers, until one of them discovers that he is slated to die when the play ends.

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Children's Stories

Ang Ampalaya sa Pinggan ni Peepo (The Bitter Gourd on Peepo’s Plate)

Peepo's father wants him to eat his ampalaya, but he doesn't like its bitter taste. Little does he know that it comes down to eat or be eaten!

This story has been published by Lampara Books. Copies are available in bookstores nationwide.

Sa Tapat ng Tindahan ni Mang Teban (In Front of Mang Teban’s Store)

There are many good things about the town of San Honorico, but people come for one thing: the two curious characters in front of Mang Teban's store.

This story has been published by Lampara Books. Copies are available in bookstores nationwide.

Five Chickens Who Dreamed of Flying

Five chickens attempt, in five different ways, to fly across a cliff beyond their coop.

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Phony Pony

A little girl asks for a pony for her birthday, and she gets one... kind of.

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