Plays by Length

***Our plays are loosely based on their historical counterparts.***

If you would like more information specifically about producing one of our plays, please email 365womenayear@gmail.com with the historical woman and the playwright in the subject line or body of email.

5 PAGES & UNDER

“My Dearest Fidel, Forever Yours Naty” by: Stephanie Swirsky (1 character/1 page) Inspired by: Natalia Revuelta (2015)

“My Voice” by: Donna Latham (2 characters/1page) Inspired by: Helen Keller (2015)

Ava (monologue) by Jessie Salsbury (2 pages, 1W) Inspired by: Ava DuVernay (2015)

“Becoming an Archangel” by DS Magid (1 character/2 pages) inspired by Arcangela Tarabotti (aka Elana Cassandra Tarabotti and Galerana Baratotti) (2016)

“Bread Watered With Tears” by: KT Parker (3 characters/2 pages) Inspired by: Caroline Norton & Caroline Henrietta Callander Sheridan (2016)

“I Put the Ocean in a Box” by: Ellen Struve (monologue, 2 pages) Inspired by: Jeanne Villepreux-Power (2016)

“In Your Dreams” by Sarah Tuft (2 characters/2 pages) Inspired by Mary Whiton Calkins (2016)

“Jana Regina” by: Connie Bennett (1 character/2 pages) Inspired by Jane Grey (2016)

“Juana Maria’s Song” by: Gina Russell Tracey (1 character/2 pages) Inspired by: Juana Maria (2014)

“Letters From Ala” by: Arlene Hutton (1 character/2 pages) Inspired by: Ala Gertner (2015)

“Linda” by: Diane Burbano (1 character, 2 pages) Inspired by: Linda Ronstadt and Lynda Carter (2015)

“Orphan Rose” by Emily Brauer Rogers (1 character/2 pages) Inspired by: Iva Toguri D’Aquino (2015)

“Reading Jeanne” by: Elise Geither  (2 characters/2 pages) Inspired by: Jeanne Cordova  (2014)

“Sala’s Reply To The Violence” by: Arlene Hutton (1 character, 2 pages) Inspired by: Sala Garncarz (2015)

“Will You Dance On?” by: Robin Rice  (1 character/2 pages) Inspired by: Marjorie Stoneman Douglas (2014)

“The Awesome Accomplishments of Jane Goodall: An Abbreviated List” by: Erin Moughon ( 1 character/3 pages) Inspired by: Jane Goodall(2016)

“Battleground Negative” by: Jessie Salsbury (2 Characters/3 pages) Inspired by: Kathleen Neal Cleaver, Margaret Askew Fell Fox (2016)

“Dreaming in Tibetan” by Melissa Nussbaum Freeman (1 character/3 pages)Inspired by Ani Pachen (2016)

“K.C. Reporting from The Columbia. Earth, Do You Read Me?” by: Natalie Osborne (1 character, 3 pages) Inspired by: Kalpana Chawla (2015)

“Katoucha Niane” by LuLu LoLo (Solo/3 pages) Inspired by Katoucha Niane (2015)

“Is That All There Is” by: Lylanne Mussleman (2 characters/3 pages) Inspired by: Peggy Lee (2015)

“Marzieh” by J.Lois Diamond (1 character, 3 pages) Inspired by Marzieh (Ashraf o-Sadat Mortezaie) (2016)

“Two Women” by: Kaela Mei-Shing Garvin (3 characters/3 pages) Inspired by: Maxine Hong Kingston (2014)

“Alice Defends Her Passion” by: Robin Rice  (1 character/4 pages) Inspired by: Alice Austen (2014)

“Angels, Hermits, and Phantoms” by: Emily Ball Cicchini (1 characters/4 pages)  Inspired by: Mary Colter (2014)

“Anna and the Mountain” by: Gabrielle Sinclair (1 character/4 pages) Inspired by: Anna Elizabeth Dickinson (2014)

“Berta No Murió, Se Multiplicó” by Sarah Tuft (6-8 characters/4 pages) Inspired by Berta Cáceres (2016)

“Brave Dame Mary” by: KT Parker (3 characters/4 pages so far, will be more) Inspired by: Mary, Lady Bankes née Hawtry (2016)

“Fist to the Sky” by: Chelsea Sutton (1-5 characters/4 pages) Inspired by: Elizabeth Catlett (2015)

“The Food Tasters of the Wolf’s Lair” (Die Vorkoster der Wolfsschanze) by: Jaclyn Perlmutter (8-18 characters/4 pages) Inspired by: Margot Wölk (2015)

Growl (a monologue by Gruoch of Scotland, the Original Lady Macbeth) by: Claudia Barnett (4 pages, 1 character) Inspired by: Gruoch of Scotland (2015)

“Hedy’s Fault”” by: Sarah Tuft (6 characters/4 pages) Inspired by: Hedy Lamarr

“My Dear Madame President” by: Lisa Scott (2 characters,4 pages) Inspired by: Jeanne-Antoinette Poisson (Madame de Pompadour) (2015)

“My Mother Says Not to Make Me Pretty” by: Linda Britt (2 characters/4 pages) Inspired by: Barbara Jordan (2014)

“Olympic Dreams” by: Cynthia L. Cooper (1 character/4 pages) Inspired by: Wilma Rudolph (2014)

“Ordinary Woman, Extraordinary Life” by: Pat C. Jennings (1 character/4 pages) Inspired by: Lizzie Bell Carrithers (2014)

“Paris Purity” by: Shellen Lubin (2 characters/4 pages) Inspired by: Zilphia Horton (2015)

“See the Sign” by: Trish Ayers (1 character/4 pages) Inspired by: Claudette Osborne-Tyo (2016)

“Tradition of the First Lady Garden” by: Jessie Salsbury (1 character/4 pages) Inspired by: Michelle Obama (2014)

“The Trouble With Girls” by Sarah Tuft (3 characters/4 pages) Inspired by Connie St Louis (2016)

“Vamping” by: Diana Burbano (1 character/4 pages) Inspired by: Theda Bara (2015)

“The View From Here” by: Allie Costa (2 characters/4 pages) Inspired by: Anna Christina Olson  (2014)

“128 Washington” by: Jessie Salsbury (2 Characters/5 pages) Inspired by: Viola Davis (2016)

“Allein in Einer Grossen Stadt (Alone in a Big City)” by: Talia Pura (1 character/5 pages) Inspired by: Marlene Dietrich (2016)

“Anchorless” by Natalie Osborne (2 characters, 5 pages) Inspired by: Barbara Newhall Follett. (2016)

“Barbara Strozzi ~ Donna Bella” by: Deborah Magid (1 character/5 pages) Inspired by: Barbara Strozzi (2015)

“Burn Out” by: Naomi Elster (2 characters/5 pages) Inspired by: Marie Curie and Rosalind Franklin (2016)

“Celia Buys a Dress” by: Yani Perez (2 characters/5 pages) Inspired by: Celia Cruz (2015)

“Fiery Particle” by: Maggie Ollerenshaw (1 character/5 pages) Inspired by Ellen Wilkinson (2016)

‘The Fifth Day’ by: Treasa Nealon (2 characters/5 pages) Inspired by: Hanna Sheehy Skeefington (2016)

“Goodnight, Washington” by Patricia Middleton (2 characters/5 pages) Inspired by: Mabel Willebrandt (2015)

“Her Own Things” by Amissa Miller (2 characters, 5 pages) Inspired by: Eloise Williams, Ntozake Shange (2015)

“I Hope You Brought A Water Bottle” by: Heather Meyer (2 characters/5 pages) Inspired by: Jackie Joyner Kersee (2014)

“In Such Good Company” by: Rita Anderson (1-2 characters/5 pages) Inspired by: Anne Frank, Mary Shelley (2014)

“The Missing Chair” by: Eugenie Carabatsos(3 characters/5 pages) Inspired by: Nzinga Mbande (2015)

“New Hampshire Yankee” by: Robin Rice (monologue, 5 pages) Inspired by: Alice Chase (2015)

“Oh, to Be a Lesbian in the 19th Century” by: Jess Eisenberg (2 characters/5 pages) Inspired by: Charlotte Cushman, Matilda Hays (2014)

“Oprah” by Karina Cochran (3 characters/5 pages) Inspired by: Oprah Winfrey (2015)

“Proof of Influence” by: Patricia Watkins (5 pages, 1 character) Inspired by: Olga Watkins Gmoser (2015)

“The Race Box” by Connie Bennett (2 characters/5 pages) Inspired by: Bree Newsome (2015)

“Rage” by: Gina Scanlon (3 characters/5 pages) Inspired by: Etta James (2014)

“Stonewall Memories” by Carol Polcovar (1 character, 5 pages) Inspired by: Jean Devente (2015)

“This Land’s Gonna Rise Me Up” by: Cesi Davidson (3 characters/5 pages) Inspired by: Elizabeth Anne Grier (2016)

“Torched: A Monologue” by: Rosanna Yamagiwa Alfaro (1 character/5 pages) Inspired by: Rosanna Yamagiwa Alfaro (2015)

“What You Would Do” by: Lauren Ferebee (2 characters/5 pages)  Inspired by: Rani Lakshmibai (2014)

6-8 PAGES

“A Moment of Silence” by: Allie Costa (6 pages, 2 characters) Inspired by: Leelah Alcorn (2015)

Ana’s Show & Tell (play) by Karina Richardson (6 pages, 3 characters) Inspired by Ana Roque De Duprey (2015)

“But Elvis, We’re Dead” by: Jess Eisenberg (5 characters/6 pages) Inspired by: Barbara Grimes, Patricia Grimes (2014)

COLOSSALLY ABUNDANT” by: Shellen Lubin (4 characters/6 pages) Inspired by: Emma Lazarus (2015)

“Don’t Know No Jokes” by Annie Wood (3 characters & 1 offstage, 6 pages) Inspired by: Moms Mabley (2015)

“Edith’s Immovable Core” by: Gabrielle Sinclair (1 character/6 pages) Inspired by: Edith Sitwell  (2014)

“Feelin Lonely” by: Catherine Weingarten (2 characters/6 pages) Inspired by: Elizabeth Bishop (2014)

“Gardenias For Good Luck” by: Kristin Hornsby (2 characters/6 pages) Inspired by: Hattie McDaniel  (2014)

“Growl” by J.Lois Diamond (3 characters, 6 pages) Inspired by: Simin Behbahani (2016)

“HeLa” by: Jessie Salsbury (4 characters/6 pages) Inspired by: Henrietta Lacks, Deborah Lacks, Mary Kubicek (2014)

 “Joan” by: Susan Shafer (4 characters/6 pages) Inspired by: Joan Ganz Cooney (2016)

“Lesya Ukrainka is Under Surveillance: by: Irene Zabytko (1 character/6 pages) Inspired by: Lesya Ukrainka (2014)

“Little Louis” by:Michael angel Johnson (1 character/ 6 pages) inspired by: Valaida Snow (2016)

“O Retrato Da Sibila” By” Vanesa Sotelo (4 characters/6 pages) Inspired by: Maruja Mallo (2014)

“One Black WAC” by: Anna Mac Clarke (1 characters/6 pages) Inspired by: Anna Mac Clarke (2014)

“She Was Never Lost” by: Allie Costa (1 character/6 pages) Inspired by: Alice Liddell (2015)

“The Tale of Nancy Hart” by: Gyda Arber (6-9 characters/6 pages) Inspired by: Nancy Morgan Hart, Sookie Hart (2015)

“Two to the Body” by: Sara K. Larson  (8 characters/6 pages) Inspired by: Phoolan Devi (2014)

“Une Echarpe Rouge” by: Aspen Mock (2 characters/ 6 pages) Inspired by: Isadora Duncan (2015)

“The Warren Piece or Derek Waters Please Don’t Sue Me” by: Erin Moughon ( 5 characters/ 6 pages) Inspired by: Diane Warren (2016)

“A Mother’s Love” by: Lisa A. Wilde (4 characters/7 pages) Inspired by: Shim Saindang (2014)

“An Introduction” by: Joslyn Housley McLaughlin (7 pages, 2 characters) Inspired by: Sarah Forbes Bonetta (2015)

“Anna Sokolow: Truth in Motion” by Cynthia Chapman (4-6 characters/7 pages) Inspired by: Anna Sokolow (2016)

“As Good As Any” by: Patricia Middleton (2 characters/7 pages) Inspired by: Anne Bailey (2015)

“The Astonishing and The Lily” by: Kendra Augustin (3 characters/7 pages) Inspired by: Christina The Astonishing and Saint Dymphna (2015)

“Bright Moon” by: Erin Marshall (4 characters/7 pages)  Inspired by: Hwang Jini (2014)

“Disturbing Social Order” by: Rachel Baird Rudisill (7 pages, 4 characters) Inspired by: Mao Hengfeng (2015)

“Flying Bling” by: Kathleen Warnock (3 characters/7 pages) Inspired by: Amelia Earhart (2014)

“Give me to the Wind to Take Away” by: Michael Tooher (4 characters/7 pages) Inspired by: Reyhanah Jabbarti (2015)

“Goody Glover’s Tale” by: Aspen Mock (7 characters/ 7 pages) Inspired by: Goody Ann Glover (2015)

“Incredible Darlings” by: Asia Nichols (2 characters/7 pages) inspired by: Millie and Christine McKoy (2016)

“Kasturba” by: Hemavathy Guha (2 characters/7 pages) Inspired by: Kasturba Gandhi (2014)

“Letters from Lotfia” by: Laura Shamas (7 pages, 2 characters) Inspired by Lotfia El Nadi, Amelia Earhart (2015)

“Little Swan, a Pas de Deux” by: Allie Costa (3 characters/7 pages) Inspired by: Anna Pavlova (2014)

“Lydia Bennet Returns” by: Joanna Norland (8 characters/7 pages) Inspired by: Jane Austen (2014)

“Marry or Bury” by: Asia Nichols (3 characters/7 pages) inspired by: Sarah Rector (2016)

“Miss Morgan” by: Lucy Wang( 2 characters,7 pages) Inspired by: Julia Morgan and Eliza Morgan (2015)

“Over the Line” by Cindy Cooper (1 character/7 pages) Inspired by Mamie ‘Peanut’ Johnson (2016)

“The Pill” by: Jenny Seidelman (3 characters/7 pages) Inspired by: Katharine McCormick, Margaret Sanger (2014)

“Pocahontas” by Pat Cheshire Jennings(2 characters, 7 pages) Inspired by:Pocahontas (2015)

“She Walks” by: Allie Costa (3 characters/7 pages) Inspired by: Ada Lovelace (2014)

Standard Practices” by: Shellen Lubin (2 characters/7 pages) Inspired by: Ida Tarbell (2016)

“When Women Cry Bloody Murder” by: Sheree Bradford-Lea (7+ characters/7 pages) Inspired by: Bridget Moran, Coreen Thomas, Mary John Sr, Sophie Thomas (2015)

“Yellow Clover” by: Jess Eisenberg (4 characters/7 pages) Inspired by: Katharine Lee Bates, Katharine Coman (2014)

“A Farm in New Jersey” by: Claudia I. Haas (2 characters/8 pages) Inspired by: Edna Lewis (2016)

“A Relic of the Late Carnage” by Barbara Corrado Pope (1 character/8 pages) inspired by Lucy Parsons. (2016)

“Bread & Roses” by: Rebecca Burrroughs (3 characters/8 pages) Inspired by: Jane Addams, Ellen Starr  (2014)

“The Calling of Haifaa Nour” by: Lisa H Jayne (2 characters/8 pages) Inspired by: Haifaa Nour (2015)

“Daisies Will Bloom” by: Rachel Handler (5 characters/8 pages) Inspired by: Virginia Hall (2016)

“Every Rose” by: Danielle Wirsansky (8 pages, 2 characters) Inspired by: Eileen Nearne (2015)

“Expression of Regret’ by: Christine Toy Johnson (3 characters/8 pages) Inspired by: Judy Chu (2014)

“faith” by Amy Gijsbers van Wijk (4 characters/8 pages) Inspired by: Corita Kent and Alma Woodsey Thomas(2015)

“Frida Kahlo: Heartbreaker” by: Lylanne Musselman (4 characters/8 pages) Inspired by: Frida Kahlo (2014)

“The Gage and Mr. Comstock” by: Carolyn Gage (1 character/8 pages) Inspired by: Matilda Joslyn Gage (2014)

“Heartbeats”  by: Danielle Wirsansky (8 pages, 2 characters) Inspired by: Natalia Peshkova and Galya Tchaikovskaya (2015)

“High Ground” by: Leah Halper (3 characters/8 pages) Inspired by: Jeanette Rankin (2014)

“KAPU” by: Carol Polcovar (2 characters/8 pages) Inspired by: Queen Ka’ahumanu, Queen Keopoulani (2015)

“La Tenienta Coronela” by: Laura Derpic (1 character/8 pages) Inspired by: Juana Azurduy (2014)

“Madame” by: Kendra Augustin (8 pages, 2 characters) Inspired by: Adelina Leveque, Olivia Soulouque (2015)

“My Aim is True,” by: Lucy Wang (2 characters/8 pages) Inspired by: Anna Mae Aquash (2014)

“Myrtis” by: Diana Burbano (2 characters/8 pages) Inspired by: Myrtis (2016)

“Never Forget” by Donna Hoke (4 characters/8 pages) Inspired by: Shirley Jackson (2015)

“Octobers” by: Emily Brauer Rogers (2 characters/8 pages) Inspired by: L.M. Montgomery (2014)

“Pre-War” by: Jennifer O’Grady (2 characters, 8 pages) Inspired by: Clara Joseph (2015)

“The Sitting” by: Susan Apker (2 characters/8 pages) Inspired by: Mona Lisa Giacondi (2014)

“The Way Of Things” by: Earl T. Roske (2 characters/8 pages) Inspired by: Buffalo Calf Road (2014)

“What Does the Flag Mean to You?: A Lesson for Patricia Hill Collins” by: Ivan Faute (3 characters/8 pages) Inspired by: Patricia Hill Collins (2016)

“White and Male” by: Jess Eisenberg (5 characters/8 pages) Inspired by: Deborah Sampson Gannett (2014)

“Who Was Charles Oakes Ermatinger?” by: Wendy Hamilton (3 characters/8 pages) Inspired by: Mananowe (2015)

9 PAGES

“An Apple for a Telegram” by: Samantha Vakiener (2 characters/9 pages) Inspired by: Mother Jones aka Mary Harris Jones (2015)

“At the Train Station in Munich” by: Cynthia L. Cooper (2 characters/9 pages) Inspired by: Gisa Peiper Konopka (2014)

“Boadecia: Gather the Women” by: Suzanne Wingrove (3-6 characters/9 pages) Inspired by: Boadecia  (2014)

“Cecilia Heartbreak” by: Ash Sanborn (3 characters/9 pages) Inspired by: Cecilia, patron saint of music (2014)

“Cinco Tardes Junto a Clara Campoamor” by Juana Escabias (4 characters/9 pages) Inspired by: Clara Compoamor (2015)

“Conflagration” by: Lauren Tunnell (6 characters/9 pages) Inspired by: Hypatia (2014)

“Devil on the Wall”  by: Danielle Wirsansky (9 pages, 4 characters) Inspired by: Hannah and Katherine Szenes (Senesh) (2015)

“Dying is an Art” by: Kendra Augustin (3 characters/9 pages) Inspired by: Sylvia Plath  (2014)

“First Day in Trade” by: Jennifer O’Grady (4 characters/9 pages) Inspired by: Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis (2014)

“First Woman of Industry” by: Nancy Gall-Clayton (3 characters/9 pages) Inspired by: Catherine Danenhold Melker (2014)

“For Louvre or Manet” by: Deborah Magid (2 characters/9 pages) Inspired by: Berthe Morisot (2014)

“Girl of Summer” by: Andrea Lepcio (5 characters/9 pages) Inspired by: Toni Stone  (2014)

“Hollywood Butterfly” by: Barbara Kahn (5 characters/9 pages)  Inspired by: Butterfly McQueen, Alla Nazimova (2014)

“I Dream of Madame Mao” by: Laura Rohrman (3 characters/9 pages)  Inspired by: Madame Mao (2014)

“I Promoted Myself” by: A’Lelia Bundles (12 characters/9 pages) Inspired by: C.J. Walker, Julia H. P. Coleman (2014)

“Ida & Leonor” – by Danielle Winston (2 characters, 9 pages) a fictionalized account, reimagined and inspired by the lives of Ida Lupino and Leonor Fini.  (2016)

“In Passing” by: Lisa Nicoll (3 characters/9 pages) Inspire by: Camille Tarzia Holloway, Mary, Kathy (2014)

“Judith & Janey” by: Kathy Coudle-King (2 characters/9 pages) Inspired by: Sakakawea, Julia Clark  (2014)

“La Doña of Santa Cruz” by: Melissa Nussbaum Freeman (4 characters/9 pages) (2014)

“Lady Chief 2000 (dancer)” by: Linda Evans (3 characters/9 pages) Inspired by: Octaviana Trullijo  (2014)

“Lunch for the Queen” by: Lawrence Kessenich (5 characters/9 pages)/Playwright: Lawrence Kessenich (2015)

“Monkeys in a Zoo” by: Danielle Wirsansky (4 characters/9 pages) Inspired by: Reba Whittle (2016)

“Mother of Miami” by: Marj O’Neill-Butler (2 characters/9 pages)  Inspired by: Julia Tuttle (2014)

“Mountain Dew” by: J. Lois Diamond (2 characters/9 pages) Inspired by: Hannah Reynolds (2015)

“Mumbet” by: G.L. Horton  (1 character/9 pages)  Inspired by: Elizabeth Freeman (2014)

“No Stranger to Fruit” by: Cesi Davidson (4-10 characters/9 pages) Inspired by: Pearl Eileen Primus and Sandra Bland (2015)

“Not Still Life” by: Robin Rice (2 characters/9 pages) Inspired by: Vanessa Bell, Virginia Woolf (2014)

“The Open Hand is Blessed” by: Monique N. Simpson (3 characters/9 pages) Inspired by: Biddy Mason  (2014)

Parabola” by: Shellen Lubin (4 characters/9 pages) Inspired by: Natalia Levi Ginzberg (2016)

“Round Two” by: Julie Riggs (1 character/9 pages) Inspired by: Anne Sullivan (2014)

“Social Movements and Lesser Wars” by: Jess Eisenberg (5 characters/9 pages) Inspired by: Susan B. Anthony, Harriet Tubman (2014)

“White Cotton” by: Shellen Lubin (2 characters/9 pages) Inspired by: Fannie Lou Hamer (2014)

“The White Nile”by Karin Diann Williams (3 characters, 9 pages) Inspired by: Alexandrine Tinné (2015)

10 PAGES

“A Season Of Resistance ” by Ian Low (11 characters/10 pages) Inspired by: Simone Segouin (2016)

“The Alma Problem” by: Connie Bennett (3 characters/10 pages) Inspired by: Alma Mahler-Werfel (2016)

“An Untimely Likeness” by: Nancy Cooper Frank (3 characters/10 pages) Inspired by: Elizabeth Louise Vigée-Le Brun and Catherine the Great (2016)

“American Glad” by Connie Bennett (4 characters/10 pages) Inspired by Eleanor H. Porter (2015)

“The Anesthetic Was Psalms” by: Nancy Gall-Clayton (3 characters/10 pages) Inspired by: Jane Todd Crawford, Sarah Shelby McDowell (2014)

“Barbie’s Mom” by Ellen Davis Sullivan (2 character/10 pages) Inspired by Ruth Handler (2015)

“Best Actress 1962” (by: Allie Costa (2 characters/10 pages) Inspired by: Audrey Hepburn and Natalie Wood (2016)

“Bloodletting” by: Lisa A. Mammel  (3 characters/10 pages) Inspired by: Caroline Branham (2014)

“Boundless” by: Paula Cizmar (3 characters/10 pages)  Inspired by:  Akka Mahadevi    (2016)

“Box of Lies” by: Karin Diann Williams (2 characters/10 pages) Inspired by: Anais Nin (2014)

“The Brontes Begin” By: N.G. McCLernan (3 characters/10 pages)   Inspired by: Anne Bronte, Charlotte Bronte, Emily Bronte (2014)

“Calamity Jane Sends a Message to Her Daughter” by: Carolyn Gage (1 characters/10 pages) Inspired by: Martha Jane Canary (2014)

“Carlett’s Just Carlett” by: Kat Mustatea/(5 characters/10 pages) /Inspired by: Carlett Angianlee Brown (2016)

“Condi on Ice” by: Libby Emmons (2 characters/10 pages) Inspired by: Condoleezza Rice, Sally Ride (2014) MUSICAL

“Cornelia Street” by: Shan Ayers (1 characters/10 pages) Inspired by: Tharon Musser (2014)

“The Dance Maker” by Susan Shafer (3 characters/10 pages) Inspired by: Agnes de Mille, Stella Stray (2015)

“Fabulous Moolah” by: Olga Humphrey (2 characters/10 pages) Inspired by: Fabulous Moolah (2014)

“Fire Fountain”  by: Jessie Salsbury (10 pages, 2 characters) Inspired by: Ethel Cook (2015)

“Fly Girl” by: Renee Lucas Wayne (5 characters/10 pages) Inspired by: Bessie Coleman  (2014)

“For Love and Grace” by: Rita Kniess Barkey (2 characters/10 pages) Inspired by: Grace Hartigan (2014)

“Fossil Lady” by Claudia I. Haas (3 characters, 10 pages) Inspired by: Elizabeth Philpot, Mary Anning (2015)

“Georgia Makes a Scene” by: Susan Shafer (3 characters/10 pages) Inspired by: Georgia O’Keefe, Anita Pollitzer (2014)

“Girl On The Moon” by Ian low/ 2 characters/ ( 10 pages) inspired by
Hilda of Whitby. (2016)

“Grace of Luo” by: Jo Hull Brisbane (7 characters/10 pages) Inspired by: Grace Ogot, Grandmother of Grace Ogot (2015)

“The Great Gaffe” by: Jennifer O’Grady(3 characters, 10 pages) Inspired by: Edith Wharton (2015)

“Homespun Webs: Imagining Louise Bourgeois” by: C.J. Ehrlich (2 characters/10 pages) Inspired by: Louise Bourgeois (2016)

“Horizons” by: Trish Ayers (10 pages, 2 characters) Inspired by: Princess Victoria Ka’iulani (2015)

“In Her Footprints” by Connie Bennett ( 3 characters/10 pages) Inspired by : Lucy, Mary Leakey (2015)

“Joan Drinks at the Dôme” by: Rita Kniess Barkey (3 characters/10 pages) Inspired by: Joan Mitchell (2015)

“La Lucha Sin FIn” by: Nancy Hopps (2 characters/10 pages) Inspired by: Christiana Figueres (2016)

“Le Grand Silence” by: Lily Meyer (3 characters/10 pages) Inspired by:  Nadia Boulanger, Lili Boulanger, Clara Schumann (2015)

“Lizzie Siddal’s Ghost” by: Danielle Winston (3 characters/10 pages) Inspired by: the life and death of Elizabeth Siddal (2016)

“Making Frankenstein” by: Natalie Osborne (5 characters/10 pages) Inspired by: Mary Shelley (2014)

“Maid Maud” by: Connie Bennett (5 characters/10 pages) Inspired by Maud le Vavasour, Baroness Butler (2016)

“Margaret Knight’s Battle Rap; 1871” by Anne Flanagan (6 characters; 10 pgs) inspired by Margaret E. Knight (2016)

“Maria” by: Susan Shafer (3 characters/10 pages) Inspired by Maria Montessori (2016)

“Marvin” by Angelé Sionna (3 characters/10 pages) Inspired by: Mary Marvin Breckinridge (2016)

“May Sarton Dreams Deep” by: Deborah Magid  (2 characters/10 pages)  Inspired by: May Sarton, Judy Matlack (2014)

“The Million Dollar Wound” by: Danielle Wirsansky (4 characters/10 pages) Inspired by: Elsie Ott (2016)

“Muse” by: Erin Murray Quinlan (3 characters/10 pages) Inspired by: Vivienne Haigh Wood (2016)

“The Mysterious Affair at the Christies” by Jennifer O’Grady (2 characters/10 pages) Inspired by Agatha Christie (2016)

“Nieves and Senzina” by: Amanda Andrei (4 characters and ensemble/10 pages) Inspired by: Nieves Fernandez (2016)

“No Reservation” by: Trish Ayers (2 characters/10 pages) Inspired by: Wilma Mankiller (2014)

“Not Like the Others” by: Connie Bennett (4 character/10 pages) Inspired by Mary Bensell (2016)

“On the Explanation of the Lunar Eclipse” by: Sara Israel (3 characters/10 pages) Inspired by: Wang Zhenyi (2014)

“Once Had A Love” by: KT Parker (2 characters/10 pages) Inspired by: Deborah “Debbie” Harry (2016)

“Paris to Paris” by: Patricia Watkins (3 characters/10 pages) Inspired by: Hattie Hill (2014)

“Pearlie Mae” by: Sandra de Helen (3 characters/10 pages) Inspired by: Pearl Bailey (2016)

“Pigment and Stones” by: Michael angel Johnson (2 characters/10 pages) Inspired by: Lois Mailou Jones (2016)

“Poise & Place” by: Ian Low ( 7 characters/10 pages) Inspired by: Beryl Mills/Kitty Mills (2016)

“Queen, Next Westminster” by: Connie Bennett (3 characters/10 pages) Inspired by Margery Jourdemayne and by Eleanor Cobham, Duchess of Gloucester (2016)

“Return to Sender” by: Rita Anderson (5 characters/10 pages) Inspired by: Minnie Cox, and Ola, Choctaw princess (2016)

“Samurai Girl” by: Gyda Arbor (2 characters/10 pages) Inspired by: Hangaku Gozen (2014)

Sarah’s Poem by Charissa Menefee (three characters/ten pages/2016), inspired by Harriett Forten (Purvis), Margaretta Forten, and Sarah Forten (2016)

“Shadow” by: Michael angel Johnson (1 character/10 pages) Inspired by: Nancy Elizabeth Prophet (2015)

“Stagecoach Mary or Fuck You All” by: Melody Cooper (3 characters/10 pages) Inspired by: Mary Fields (2014)

“Standing Strong in a Field of Color” by: Lylanne Musselman (10 pages, 3 characters) Inspired by Helen Frankenthaler (2015)

“Stitches In Time” by Danielle Winston (2 characters/10 pages) Inspired by Harriet Powers (2015)

“Sword Play” by: Rita Kniess Barkey (2 characters/10 pages) Inspired by: Catalina de Erauso (2014)

“Temperance” by: Gina Scanlon (3 characters/10 pages) Inspired by: Victoria Woodhull (2014)

“Tennessee Claflin Conquer the Commodore” by: Geralyn Horton (2 characters/10 pages) Inspired by: Tennessee Claflin (2014)

“The Trial of Mary Reade” by: Joan Kane (11 characters/10 pages) Inspired by: Mary Reade (2014)

“Vivian’s Song and Dance” by: Monica Bauer (1 character/10 pages) Inspired by: Vivian Strong (2014)

“Warrior Stories” by: D.L. Siegel (2 characters/10 pages) Inspired by: Tomoe Gozen (2014)

“We Were Very Merry” by: Penny Jackson (4 characters/10 pages) Inspired by: Edna Saint Vincent Millay (2014)

“Writing in a Wall of Light” by Nancy West (4 characters/10 pages) Inspired by: Emily Preston (2016)

“Zora and Hortense” by: Amina McIntyre (2 characters/10 pages) Inspired by: Hortense Powdermaker, Zora Neale Hurston (2015)

11-14 PAGES

“Colors of Her Heart” by: June Rachelson-Ospa (1 character/3 songs)  Inspired by: Suzanne Valadon  (2014)  MUSICAL

“Alchemy” by: David Marrs (2 characters/11 pages) Inspired by: Maria the Jewess (2016)

“Alicia Dances Giselle” by: Stephanie Swirsky (3 characters/11 pages)  Inspired by: Alicia Alonso (2014)

“All About Caster” by: Kat Mustatea (4 characters/11 pages) Inspired by: Caster Semenya (2014)

“The Autobiography of Martine Rothblatt” by: Kat Mustatea (5 characters/11 pages) Inspired by: Martine Rothblatt(2015)

“Beatrix in the Shadows” by: D. Lee Miller (2 characters/11 pages) Inspired by: Beatrix Potter (2014)

“Carry On” by: Trish Ayers (2 characters/11 pages) Inspired by: Carry A. Nation (2014)

“CASTING CARMEN” by Laurel A. Lockhart ( 4 characters/11pages) inspired by Dorothy Dandridge (2016)

“Chisholm Trail” by: Olga Humphrey (3 characters/11 pages) Inspired by: Shirley Chisholm (2014)

“Divinity” by: Leah Halper (4 characters/11 pages) Inspired by: Ida B. Wells  (2014)

“Ghisolabella” by: Maria Pia Pagani (1 character/11 pages) Inspired by: Eleonora Duse (2015)

“Good Grapes” by: Jennie Webb (3-4 characters/11 pages) Inspired by: Dolores Huerta (2014)

”Guidance from Saint Monica or We’re Really Sorry About This Play” by: Erin Moughon ( 3 characters/11 pages) Inspired by: Saint Monica (2016)

“Historiadora” by: Jennie Webb (3 characters/11 pages) Inspired by: Angustias de la Guerra, Rebecca Ord Peshine (2015)

“In Alabama”  by J.Lois Diamond (2 characters/11 pages) Inspired by Juliette Hampton Morgan, Lila Morgan (2016)

“In Her Voice” by: Ilana Turner (11 pages, 2 characters) Inspired by Princess Iwa (2015)

“The Infinity of Delight” by: Danielle Wirsansky (2 characters/11 pages) Inspired by: Susan Turner (2016)

“Kane” by: Yani Perez  (3 characters/11 pages) Inspired by: Sarah Kane (2014)

“Living Memory or Three Shirleys” by: Erin Moughon (3 characters/11 pages) Inspired by: Shirley Temple Black (2015)

“No Limits” by Carol M. Rice (3 characters/11 pages). Inspired by: Mo’ne Davis, Effa Manley, and Jackie Mitchell (2016)

“Nude with Oblong Halo” by: Rex McGregor (3 characters/11 pages) Inspired by: Broncia Koller-Pinell (2016)

“Save the Turkey!” by: Robin Rice  (4 characters/11 pages) Inspired by: Martha Stewart (2014)

“Science of Motion Sickness” by: Asia Nichols (4 characters, 11 pages) Inspired by: Mae C. Jemison (2015)

“Truth and Justice on an Elevator” by: Erin Moughon (2-3 characters/11 pages) Inspired by: Sonia Sotomayor  (2014)

“Whitewashed” by Lynda Crawford (3 characters/11 pages). Inspired by the life of Lavern Baker. (2016)

“This Woman is an Island” by: Hope McIntyre (5 characters/11 pages) Inspired by: Kate Rice (2016)

“Breed Superstition” by: Catherine Frid (2 characters/12 pages) Inspired by: Buffy Sainte-Marie (2014)

“Cera en los ojos” (wax in her eyes) by: Amaranta Osorio (1 character/ 12 pages) inspired by: Santa Teresa de Jesus (2016)

“Cuerpo marcado. Alma libre” by: Margarita Reiz (6 characters/12 pages) Inspired by: Jineth Bedoya (2014)

“Dead to Rites” by: Sheila Rinear (4 characters/12 pages) Inspired by: Margaret More Roper (2014)

“Dr. Lila Wallis- At Your Cervix” by: Anne Flanagan (4 characters/12 pages) Inspired by: Lila Wallis (2014) MUSICAL

“Garbot” by: Jaime Mire (2F 1M – 3 Characters/12 pages) Inspired by: Greta Garbo (2016)

“Harriet Bosse” by: Talia Pura (1 characters/12 pages) Inspired by: Harriet Bosse (2014)

“The International Vampirical Society: 431” by: Gina DeMarco Scanlon (4 characters/12 pages) Inspired by: Tilda Swinton (2015)

“Mama Bett” by: Elsa Rael (1 character/12 pages) Inspired by: Bett Hemings  (2014)

“Mending His Shirt” by: Jennifer O’Grady (3 characters/12 pages) Inspired by: Sally Hemings (2014)

“Missing Daughter” by: Michelle Patrick (2 characters/12 pages) Inspired by: Phoebe of Fraunces Tavern (2014)

“No Rules” by: Patricia Wakely Wolf (12 pages, 3 characters) Inspired by Mary Cassatt (2015)

“Not So Dumb” by Lucy Wang (2 characters/12 pages) Inspired by Marion Davies (2015)

“Phyllis Schlafly And The Imaginary Television Show” by Jo Brisbane (7 characters/12 pages) Inspired by Phyllis Schlafly (2016)

“The River Runs Red” by: Brenda White (1 characters/12 pages) Inspired by: Cornblossom (2014)

“Rosetta LeNoire: Working the Mission” by: Jean Hartley Sidden (6 characters/12 pages) Inspired by: Rosetta LeNoire, Jane White, Billie Allen, Ruby Dee (2016)

“Scrutable” by: Karen Rousso (2 characters/12 pages) Inspired by: Anna May Wong, Dorothy Lamour (2014)

“She Who Struggles” by: Renee Rankin (2 characters/12 pages) Inspired by: Assata Shakur, Lula Hill (2014)

“Sister Elviry” by: Mary Sue Price (2 characters/12 pages) Inspired by: June Weaver (2014) MUSICAL

“Squeezing Papayas” by: Robin Rice (2 characters/12 pages) Inspired by: Sasha Montenegro (2014)

“The Widow Capet” by: Susan Apker (3 characters/12 pages) Inspired by: Marie Antoinette (2014)

“Yo destapé la Gurtel” by: Pilar G. Almansa (12 characters/12 pages) Inspired by: Ana Garrido (2016)

“100 Injustices” by: Susan Long Haga (4 characters/13 pages) Inspired: Josepha Chipita Rodriquez  (2014)

AMANDA TRANSCENDING” by: Connie Bennett (6 characters/13 pages) Inspired by: Joanne Kittel, Amanda DeCuis (2015)

“Bette Davis Eyes” by: Talia Pura (2 characters/13 pages) Inspired by: Bette Davis (2014)

“Goodbye, Fanita” by: D. Lee Miller (4 characters/13 pages)  Inspired by: Fanny Myers (2014)

“Jane Addams and the Devil Baby” by: Carolyn Gage (3 characters/13 pages) Inspired by: Jane Addams, Mary Rozet Smith (2014)

“Madame Doll” by: K.A. Brokaw (6 characters, 13 pages) Inspired by: Beatrice Alexander, Florence Alexander, Hannah Alexander, Jean Alexander, Rose Alexander (2015)

“Make My Match” by: Nancy West (5 characters/13 pages) Inspired by: Lucy Stone and Olympia Brown (2015)

“The Nest” by Robin Rice (3 characters/13 pages) Inspired by: Mary Tyler Moore, Paula Zahn (2015)

“Painters in Purgatory” by: Lylanne Musselman (3 characters/13 pages) Inspired by: Alice Neel (2014)

“patchoulí” by: camila  le-bert &Claudia Hidalgo (2 characters/13 pages) Inspired by:  Violeta Parra (2014)

“Try Not to Get Assassinated” by: Joy Tomasko (2 characters/13 pages)  Inspired by: Empress Dowagers Cixi & Ci’an (2014)

“The Vulgarity of Grace” by: Danielle Wirsansky (3 characters/13 pages) Inspired by: Gracia Mendes Nasi (2014)

“A Life’s Work” by: Jennifer L. Hayes (3 characters/14 pages) Inspired by: Melba Liston (2015)

At Home with Mrs. Swing” by: Dorothy Velasco (2 characters/14 pages) Inspired by: Mildred Bailey (2015)

“Blood Ties” by: M.A. Johnson (2 characters/14 pages) Inspired by: Edmonia Lewis, Lydia Child (2014)

“Ella’s Time Piece” by: Sandra de Helen (2 characters/14 pages) Inspired by: Ella Baker (2015)

“Herstorical Pen Pals” by: Caroline Turner Cole (5 actors/14 pages) Inspired by: Harriet Hanson Robinson (2016)

“Mata Hari: Eroticism & Espionage” by: Talia Pura (1-8 characters/14 pages) Inspired by: Mata Hari (2014)

“The Plant in Your Life” by: Lylanne Musselman (4 characters/14 pages) Inspired by: Patsy Southgate (2015)

“The Poet from Pikeville” by: Nancy Gall-Clayton (4 characters/14 pages) Inspired by: Effie Waller Smith (2014)

“Queen Catharine” by: Judith Pratt (5 characters/14 pages) Inspired by: Catherine Montour, Esther Montour (2014)

“Speak Fully the One Awful Word” by: Carolyn Gage (4 characters/14 pages) Inspired by: Lady Byron, Harriet Beecher Stowe (2014)

15-17 PAGES

“The Adventures of Etta and Claribel” by: Jess Eisenberg (5 characters/15 pages) Inspired by: Claribel Cone, Etta Cone (2014)

“The Allegory of Love” by: Abby Rosebrock (3 characters/15 pages) Inspired by: Madonna (2014)

“The Baptism of Abraham Lincoln” by: Elizabeth Orndorff (2 characters/15 pages) Inspired by: Mariah Vance (2014)

Blood Sisters” by: Robin Rice (3 characters/15 pages) Inspired by: Jane Mooney, Sr. Mary McGee, Sr. Wilhelmina Heintz (2015)

“Cookin’ with Typhoid Mary” by: Carolyn Gage (1 character/15 pages) Inspired by: Mary Mallon (2014)

“Duras” by: Eva Hibernia (7 characters/15 pages) Inspired by: Marguerite Duras (2016)

“Half-Lives On Highway One” by: Evelyn Jean Pine (4 characters/15 pages) Inspired by: Samira Moussa, Rita Hayworth (2014)

“Imagine Freedom” by: Vickie L. Williams (8 characters/15 pages) Inspired by: Susie King Taylor  (2014)

“Isosceles” by: Lynne S. Brandon (3 characters/15 pages) Inspired by: Alice B. Toklas, Gertrude Stein  (2014)

“La Madurez” by Sara Moros (2 Characters / 15 pages) Inspired by: Gioconda Belli (2016)

“Lace Curtain Irish” by: Carolyn Gage (1 character/15 pages) Inspired by: Lizzie Borden (2015)

Masquerade by Claire McCracken (6 characters, 15 pages) inspired Karen Carpenter (2016)

“Mrs. Smith Goes to Washington” by Linda Britt (Solo/15 pages) Inspired by Margaret Chase Smith (2015)

“No Shades of Gray” by:Denise B. Flemming (3 characters/15 pages) Inspired by: Janice Kingslow(2016)

“Toca Para Mi” by: Liza Case (5 characters/15 pages)  Inspired by: Emma Goldman, Gwendolyn Brooks  (2014)

“Unbinding Our Lives” by: Geralyn “G.L.” Horton (1-3 characters/15 pages) Inspired by: Mary Tape, Tien Fu Wu, Polly Bemis (2015)

“White Rose: Another Kind of Fairytale” by: Lisa Jayne (4 characters/15 pages) Inspired by: Sophie Scholl (2016)

“A Human Interest Piece” by: Asia Nichols (2 characters, 16 pages) Inspired by: Nichelle Nichols (2015)

“Mit a Fiddle in the Middle” by: C.J. Ehrlich (5 characters/16 pages) Inspired by: Molly Picon (2016)

“A Multitude of Secrets for Mr. Charley Parkhurst” by: Jayne B. Stearns (5 characters/16 pages) Inspired by: Charley Parkhurst (2016)

“A Tale of Apocryphal Ladies” by DS Magid (27 characters/16 pages) inspired by Margaret Cavendish, Duchess of Newcastle-upon-Tyne (2016)

“A Vote for Alice!” by: Larissa Brewington (2 characters/16 pages) Inspired by: Alice Allison Dunnigan (2014)

“After the Thin Man” by: Shellen Lubin (2 characters/16 pages) Inspired by: Stella Adler, Sylvia Gassell  (2014)

“The Calling” by: Mandy Carpenter (2 characters /16 pages) inspired by Florence Nightingale (2016)

“Galla in Purgatory” by: Barbara Corrado Pope (6 characters/16 pages) Inspired by: Galla Placidia (2015)

“Harriet Tubman Visits A Therapist” by: Carolyn Gage (2 characters/16 pages) Inspired by: Harriet Tubman (2014)

“Hello Ocean” by J.Lois Diamond (3 characters/16 pages) Inspired by:Nina Simone (2016)

“La Patrona” by: Susan Long Haga (5 characters/16 pages) Inspired by: Rosa María Hinojosa de Ballí (2015)

“Mason-Dixon” by: Carolyn Gage (2 characters/16 pages) Inspired by: Mary Elizabeth Bowser, Elizabeth Van Lew (2014)

“Mrs. Stern Wanders the Prussian State Library” by: Jenny Lyn Bader (2 characters/16 pages) Inspired by: Hannah Arendt (2014)

“Office 62-B” by: Claire Willett (5 characters/16 pages) Inspired by: Cleopatra (2014)

“The Past Past” by: Mandy Carpenter (2 characters /16 pages) inspired by Mary Elizabeth Fairless (2016)

“Single and Active” Adaptation & Lyrics: Sheilah Rae  Music: Michelle Brourman (6 characters/16 pages) Inspired by: Rachel Lehman-Haupt  (2014) MUSICAL

“Ternura negra” by: Denise Despeyroux (3 characters/16 pages) Inspired by: Maria Estuardo (2014)

“White Mouse” by: Danielle Wirsansky (3 characters/16 pages) Inspired by: Nancy Wake (2014)

“Annie, You Poor O’ Soul” by: Asia Nichols (4 characters/17 pages) Inspired by: Annie Turnbo Malone (2015)

“Aspasia 2.0” by: Raquel Provencio (6 characters/17 pages). Inspired by: Aspasia of Miletus (2016)

“The Blindfold Test” by: Mora V. Harris (2 characters/17 pages) Inspired by: Mary Lou Williams (2015)

“Harlem-Ren” by: Larissa Brewington  (4 characters/17 pages) Inspired by: Jessie Redmon, Rowena Jetliffe, Zora Neale Hurston  (2014)

“The Interrogation of Jackie Ormes” by: Sheree Bradford-Lea (5 characters/17 pages) Inspired by: Jackie Ormes  (2014)

“La petite Blanchard” by: Inge Martín (2 characters/17 pages) Inspired by: María Blanchard (2014)

“Mother/Tongue” by: Connie Bennett (6 characters/17 pages) Inspired by: La Malinche (2014)

“The Parmachene Belle” by: Carolyn Gage (1 character/17 pages) Inspired by: Cornelia “Fly Rod” Crosby (2014)

“Pursuing Sylvia Beach” by: Deb Caperton Ballard (5 characters/17 pages)  Inspired by: Sylvia Beach Whitman,  Sylvia Beach   (2014)

“Smith” by: Sarah Tuft (2 characters/17 pages) Inspired by: Patti Smith, Janis Joplin (2015)

“Sound Off” by: Amina S. McIntyre (5 characters/17 pages) Inspired by: Cathay Williams (2014)

The Tour of Life Before the Dawn by Claire McCracken (7 characters, 17 pages) inspired by Kate Bush & Emily Bronte (2016)

“Yerba Buena” by: Paula Cizmar (2 characters/17 pages) Inspired by: Juana Briones (2014)

18-20 PAGES

“Gospel Train” by: Paula Cizmar (18 pages, 4 characters) Inspired by: Ellen Craft, Graceanna Lewis (2015)

“I’ll Sing On” by: Grace Ellis  (4 characters/18 pages)  Inspired by: Jane Gentry (2014) MUSICAL

“Little Lotta Made of Gold” by: Dorothy Velasco (3 characters/18 pages) Inspired by: Lotta Crabtree (2016)

“Morton’s Fork” by: Jean Klein (4 characters/18 pages) Inspired by: Hester Thrale  (2014)

“My thing is my own” by; Peppy Barlow (1 character/18 pages). Inspired by: Ann Ford Thicknesse (2016)

“Paradise Blues” by Julie Lyn Barber (1 character/18 pages) inspired by: Marion Harris (2016)

“Timeless Beauty” by: Genny Yosco (3 characters/18 pages) Inspired by: Elizabeth Bathory (2016)

“Valerie Solanas at Matteawan” by: Carolyn Gage (4 characters/18 pages) Inspired by: Valerie Solanas (2014)

“What Will Happen To The Flowers? Looking For Parveen” by: Melissa Nussbaum Freeman (6 characters, 18 pages) Inspired by: Parveen Shakir (2015)

“Anne” by: Gabriella Oldham (1 character/19 pages) Inspired by: Anne Bradstreet (2016)

Controlled Damage by Andrea Scott (5 actors/8 characters/19 pages)  Inspired by Viola Desmond (2016)

“Fire in the Head” by: R.Johns ( 4 characters/19 pages) inspired by Kate Kelly (2016)

“Hazel” by: Annette Lee (7 characters/19 pages) Inspired by: Hazel Ah Ying (2014)

“How She Played the Game” by: Cynthia L. Cooper (6 characters/19 pages) Inspired by: Eleanora Randolph Sears, Althea Gibson, Gertrude Ederle, Sonia Henie, Gretel Bergmann, Babe Didrikson (2014)

“Muse of the Violets” by: Jess Eisenberg (8 characters/19 pages) Inspired by: Renee Vivien, Natalie Clifford Barney, Sappho, Emma Calve, Helen Van Zuylen, Kerime Turkhan Pasha, Sidonie-Gabrielle Colette, Violet Shillito (2014)

“Sor Juana” by: Cynthia L. Cooper (2 characters/19 pages) Inspired by: Sor Juana Ines de la Cruz (2014)

“The Tragic Tale of Silas McKee or The True Story of Susanna Salter” by Patricia Middleton (10 characters/19 pages) Inspired by: Susanna Salter (2015)

“Unmasked” by: Patti Cassidy (5 characters/19 pages) Inspired by: Anna Coleman Ladd (2015)

“A Fine Woman” by: Maggie Ollerenshaw (5 characters/20 pages) Inspired by Edith Cavell and Elizabeth Wilkins (2016)

“Admiral of the Arizona Navy” by: James E. Burnside (6 characters/20 pages) Inspired by: Nellie T. Bush (2014)

“Beauford Delaney Paints Marion Anderson” by: Arden Kass (9 characters/20 pages) Inspired by: Marian Anderson (2014)

“Familiar Stranger” by: Lynda Crawford (5 characters/20 pages) Inspired by: Nancy Lane Smith (2014)

“Game of War and Love” by: Laurel Wetzork (3 characters/20 pages) Inspired by: Amy Elizabeth Thorpe (2016)

“Hungry Hearts” & ”Three Ghosts of Elizabeth Bathory” by Anne Flanagan (3 characters/20 pages/in two pieces) Inspired by: Elizabeth Bathory (2015)

“The Little Blackbird” by: Barbara Kahn (6 characters/ 20 pages) Inspired by: Alla Nazimova and Florence Mills (2015)

“(Mama) King Chronicles” by Rita Anderson (5 characters/20 pages) Inspired by: Alberta Williams King(2015)

“Pillow of Tears” by: Lynda Crawford (5-6 characters/20 pages) Inspired by: Yang Huanyi (2014)

“Recipe for Espionage (Before She Was Julia Child)” by: Carol M. Rice (20 pages, 5 characters) Inspired by: Julia McWilliams Child (2015)

21-30 PAGES

“Firebird” by: Merridawn Duckler (7 characters/21 pages) Inspired by: Maria Tallchief  (2014)

Just Say it Three Times” by Erin Moughon (3 characters/21 pages) Inspired by: Aphra Behn (2015)

“Tell It Slant:” by Marilyn Clarke / 5 characters /21 pgs / inspired by: Emily Dickinson, Mabel Loomis Todd, Susan Huntington Dickinson (2016)

“Un mar de papel” by: Inmaculada Alvear (3 characters/21 pages) Inspired by: Carlota O’Neill (2014)

“El abrazo de AMMA” by: Yolanda Dorado Aguilar (9 characters/22 pages)  Inspired by: Amma (2014)

“The Greatest Actress Who Ever Lived” by: Carolyn Gage (2 characters/22 pages) Inspired by: Nane O’Neill (2014)

“Lady Godiva Womans Up” by: Rex McGregor (5 characters/22 pages) Inspired by: Godiva, Countess of Mercia (2016)

“Louisa May Incest” by: Carolyn Gage (2 characters/22 pages) Inspired by: Louisa May Alcott (2014)

“Lullabies and Lies” by: Teresa Stankiewicz (7 characters/22 pages) Inspired by the Lebensborn (2015)

“West” by: Antonia Wolf (6 characters/22 pages)) Inspired by: Vita Sackville-West and Virginia Woolf (2015)

“Classic Portia” by Mora V. Harris (4 characters/2 actors/23 pages) Inspired by: Porcia Catonis (2016)

“The Countess and the Lesbians” by: Carolyn Gage (3 characters/23 pages) Inspired by: Countess Constance Markiewicz, Esther Roper, Eva Gore-Booth (2014)

“The Ethel Party by: Lolly Ward (23 pages, 3 characters) Inspired by: Ethel Payne (2015)

“How to Write a Science Fiction Story, by Octavia E. Butler”by: Alyson Mead (5-7 characters/23 pages) Inspired by: Octavia Butler (2016)

“A Rose Upon the Blood” by: Paddy Gillard-Bentley (5 characters/23 pages) Inspired by: Grace Gifford (2014)

“Marvel(ous) Monica” by: Sarah Tuft (4 characters/23 pages) Inspired by: Monica Lewinsky, Dini Von Mueffling, Marcia Lewinsky, Linda Tripp (2015)

“Opposing Ophelia” by: Deneen Reynolds-Knott (4 characters/23 pages) Inspired by: Ophelia DeVore (2015)

“She Sailed a Hero’s Course” by Francesca Peppiatt (10-20 characters/23 pages) Inspired by: Laskarina Bouboulina (2015)

“The Trial of Margaret Clitherow” by: Judy Meiksin (4 characters/23 pages) Inspired by: Margaret Clitherow (2016)

“Absconded and Much Freckled” by Donna Latham (5 characters/24 pages) Inspired by Ona Judge and Martha Washington (2015)

“Chop Water” by Merridawn Duckler (4-6 characters/24 pages) Inspired by Lingzhao (2015)

“Dada Head” by: Ellen Davis Sullivan (3 characters/24 pages) Inspired by: Sophie Taeuber-Arp (2016)

“Devorah, or Belief” by Deborah Magid (3 characters/24 pages) Inspired by: Devorah (2015)

“In Case of Emergency, Strike Glass” by: Kathy Coudle-King (5-10 characters/24 pages)   Inspired by: Frances Perkins, Clara Lemlich, Rose Schneiderman, Pauline Neuman and Alva Belmont Vanderbilt.

“Something’s Got to Give” by: Sandra de Helen (3 characters/24 pages) Inspired by: Marilyn Monroe, Angela Davis (2014)

“Libertadoras” by: Diana Burbano (3 characters/25 pages) Inspired by: Jonatas, Natan, Manuelita (2014)

Margaret Thatcher Changes the World by: Rex McGregor (4 characters/25 pages) Inspired by: Margaret Thatcher (2016)

“The Marrow in the Bone” by: Jane Denitz Smith (2 characters/25 pages) Inspired by Elena Molokhovets (2016)

REUNIÓN DE AMIGAS” by: Marina Castiñeira Ezquerra (3 characters/25 pages) Inspired by Ignacia del Espíritu Santo, Roberta Martin and Imelda Marcos (2015)

“Shattered Isolation of the Steel Butterfly” by: Lani Anderson (13 characters/25 pages) Inspired by: Aung San Suu Kyi (2014)

“This Lady Doesn’t Stop” by: Cindy Cooper (3 characters/25 pages) Inspired by: Clara Barton, Ida B Wells, Lakshmi Bai (2015)

“Wonder Women” by: Ashley Lara (3 characters/25 pages) Inspired by: Elizabeth Holloway Marston and Olive Byrne (2016)

“Nefertiti Y Piii,” by: Beatriz Cabur (5 characters/26 pages) Inspired by: Nefertiti- 2014

“OCTAVIA” by Holli Harms (3 characters/26 pages) Inspired by: Octavia Estelle Butler (2015)

“Rock” by: Larissa Brewington (3 characters/26 pages) Inspired by: Daisy Bates (2014)

“Simone at Home” by: Rita Anderson (6 characters/26 pages) Inspired by: Simone de Beauvoir, Sylvie Le Bon (2014)

“Shitty First Drafts” by: Kate M Carey (5 characters/26 pages) Inspired by: Anne Lamott (2016)

“The Wondrous Life of Chief Sarah Winnemucca” by: Dorothy Velasco (26 pages, 4 characters) Inspired by: Sarah Winnemucca (2015)

“The Art of Martyrdom” by: Rita Anderson (8 characters/27 pages) Inspired by: Hrosvitha, Gerberga of Saxony (2014)

“Journey Of A Bombshell: The Ina Ray Hutton Story” by: Melissa Ritz (10-20 characters/27 pages) Inspired by: Melissa Ritz (2015)

“Madame Red” by: TD Mitchell (27 pages) Inspired by: Cheng Shih (2015)

“The Pele Chant” by: Carolyn Gage (2 characters/27 pages) Inspired by: Queen Lili’uokalani (2014)

“Saints in Revolt”  by: Coni Ciongoli Koepfingerc (6 characters/27 pages) Inspired by: Hildegard of Bingen, Joan of Arc, Julian of Norwich, Saint Bridget  (2014)

Maria Sibylla Merian Draws Jasmine” by Arlene Hutton (5-11 characters/28 pages) Inspired by: Maria Sibylla Merian (2015)

“The Unapology of Leni Riefenstahl” by: Zoe Mavroudi (1 character/29 pages) Inspired by: Leni Riefenstahl (2016)

“What you are” by: Samantha Lierens (29 pages) Inspired by: Janet Taylor, Ann Taylor (2016)

“The 27 Club” by: Rita Anderson (4 characters/30 pages) Inspired by: Sylvia Plath, Anne Sexton, Amy Winehouse (2014)

“Determination of Azimuth” by: Heather Graham & Eric Church(7-9 characters/30 pages) Inspired by: Katherine Johnson  (2015)

“Madame Helena Petrovna Blavatsky, Visits” by: Ivan Faute (8 characters/30 pages) Inspired by: Helena Petrovna Blavatsky (2016)

“Over the Ocean” by: Lolly Ward (6 characters/30 pages) Inspired by: Bonnie Stroll, Candace Lyle Hogan, Diana Nyad (2016)

“Prisms” by: Teresa Stankiewicz (7 characters/30 pages) Inspired by: Zitkala-Sa (2014)

31-40 PAGES

The Divine Fire by: Leslie McMurtry (10 characters/31 pages) inspired by: May Sinclair (2016)

“Safo de Lesbos” by: Diana Cristóbal Herrero (7 characters/31 pages) Inspired by: Safo (2014)

“We Did it For You” by: Thea Iberall (8-22 characters/31 pages) Inspired by: 21 different women in history (2014)

“The Evil That Men Do: The Story of Thalidomide” by: Carolyn Gage (11 characters/33 pages) Inspired by: Dr. Frances Kelsey (2014)

“Mistyfied: by:  Lucy Wang (MIN actors needed = 4, MAX = 9/33 pages) Inspired by: Misty Copeland (2016)

“RIDE THE WILD WIND OR DIE!  Anne Bonny, From the Crow’s Nest” by: Eva Montealegre (1 character/33 pages) Inspired by: Anne Bonny (2014)

“Artemisia and Hildegard” by: Carolyn Gage (2 characters/35 pages) Inspired by: Artemisia Gentileschi, Hildegard von Bingen (2014)

“Bessie and Clara Sing the Blues” by: Julie Lyn Barber (4 characters/35 pages) inspired by Bessie Smith and Clara Smith (2016)

“The Passion of Ethel Rosenberg” (1 character, 35 pages) Inspired by Ethel Rosenberg (2016)

“Confidence Confidant” by- Eva Schegulla (36 pages, 2 characters) Inspired by: Kate Warne (2015)

“Poor Words of a Poet” by: Lynda Crawford (7-17 characters/36 pages) Inspired by: Anna Akhmatova (2015)

“Une Belle Fleur” by: Aspen Mock (8 characters/ 36 pages) Inspired by: Catherine de Medici and Louise of Lorraine (2015)

“And the World Was Silent” by Heather L. Lee (10-15 characters/37 pages).  Inspired by Irena Sendler, Janina Grabowska, Janina Kryezanowska, and Ewa Rechtman (2016).

“Antonieta” by: Verónica Musalem Moreno (6-16 characters/38 pages) Inspired by: Antonieta Rivas Mercado (2015)

“Coppet or How not to marry a prince” by: Kristine Greenaway (6 characters/38 pages) Inspired by: Germaine de Stael, Juliette de Recamier (2014)

“Elegy for AIyana” by: Alyson Mead (2 characters/38 pages) Inspired by: Aiyana Stanley-Jones (2015)

“La Profetisa” by: Beth Kander (6 characters/38 pages) Inspired by the mysterious life of Mariana “Loca” Andrada (2016)

“The Peacock and the Nightingale” by: Julie Lyn Barber (38 pages, 2 characters) Inspired by: Sarojini Naidu, Begum Hazrat Mahal (2015)

“Remedios Varo: La Alquimista” by: Estela Garcia (3-5 characters/38 pages)  Inspired by: Remedios Varo  (2014)

“Rodin’s Garden” by: Michael Angel Johnson (3 characters/38 pages) Inspired by: Meta Vaux Warrick Fuller (2014)

“Celia: A Case for Murder”  by: Cari A. Hopson (39 pages, 10 cast members) Inspired by: Celia, Virginia Waynescot  (2015)

“Lengua Materna” by: Begoña Ugalde (3 characters/39 pages) Inspired by: María Luisa Bombal  (2014)

“The Lynching of Little Hannah (A Christmas Time-Travelling Adventure Miracle)” by: Samantha Hill (8 characters/39 pages) Inspired by: Hannah Ocuish (2015)

“Burning up the Ivories” by: Charlene A. Donaghy (4 characters/40 pages) Inspired by: Sweet Emma Barrett (2016)

“Castor and Sylvie” by: Tara Goldstein (2 characters/40 pages) Inspired by:  Sylvie Le Bon and Simone de Beauvoir (2016)

“The Conversion of Alice B Toklas” by: Carol Polcovar (1 character/40 pages) Inspired by: Alice B. Toklas (2014)

”Phillis Wheatley: Twas Mercy Brought Me…” by Paula J Sanders (8 characters/40 pages) Inspired by: Phillis Wheatley (2015)

“Trouble The Water” by: K A Brokaw (6-10 characters/40 pages) Inspired by: Charlotte Forten Grimke (2014)

41-60 PAGES

“Bossy Wang Unbound” by: Glenda Frank (41 pages, 12 characters/5 Actors) Inspired by: Liu-Wang Liming, Guangkun Liming  (2015)

“Colette” by: Sally Lambert (Various Characters/41 pages) Inspired by: Sidonie-Gabrielle Colette (2014)  ***This playwright has passed away. Submitted on her behalf by Cheryl King

“Love’s Destiny” by: Mahasin D. Shamsid-Deen (6 characters/41 pages) Inspired by: Walladah bint al Mustakfi (2014)

“Sins of the Flesh” by: Heather Forgie (14 characters/42 pages) Inspired by: St. Kateri (2014)

“Beautiful Savage” by: Kathleen McDonnell (2 characters/43 pages) Inspired by: Marie-Angelique Memmie LeBlanc (2014)

“I Run Beside All The Horses” by: Ana Diaz Barriga (8 characters/43 pages) Inspired by: Leonora Carrington  (2015)

“C’est La Guerre” by Laurel A. Lockhart (7characters/44 pages) Inspired by:Louise Mack (2016)

“Little Sister” by: Carolyn Gage (8 characters/44 pages) Inspired by: Lozen (2014)

“A Rose by Any Other Name” by: Lou Beckett (7 characters/45 pages) Inspired by: Mary Sidney (2014)

“Year 7” by: Aspen Mock (9 characters/45 pages) Inspired by: Hatshepsut (2014)

“Entr’acte or The Night Eva Le Gallienne Was Raped” by: Carolyn Gage (4 characters/46 pages) Inspired by: Eva Le Gallienne (2014)

“The Past Is Still Ahead” by: Sophia Romma (9 characters/46 pages) Inspired by: Marina Tsvetaeva, Maria Meyn (2014)

“The Value of a Reasoned Argument” by Elliot D. Huxtable (16 characters/46 pages) Inspired by Ayn Rand, Anna Lively, Evva Pryor, Frances Smith, Ilona Royce Smithkin, Kathleen Nickerson, Lisette Hassani (2016)

“Pleiades Rising” by: Lisa Jayne (5 characters/48 pages) Inspired by: Cecilia Payne, Annie Jump Cannon (2014)

“GLASS” by: Michael Aman (2 characters/49 pages) Inspired by: Laurette Taylor (2015)

“The Spring and Fall of Eve Adams” by: Barbara Kahn (8 characters/49 pages) Inspired by: Eve Adams (2014)

“Penthesileia” by: Robert F. Bradford (4 characters/49 pages) Inspired by: Penthesileia (2015)

“The Visions of Christine” by: Kirsten Brandt (49 pages, 5 characters) Inspired by Christine de Pizan (2015)

“A Lucid Dream” by: Begonya Plaza (3 characters/50 pages) Inspired by: Evita Peron, Dolores Ibarruri (2014)

“God Bless the Child of Strange Fruit” by: Julie English-Dixon (4 characters/50 pages) Inspired by: Billie Holiday (2015)

“The Three Deaths of Agrippina” by: Erin Murray Quinlan (6 characters/50 pages) Inspired by: Agrippina the Younger (2016)

“Face On The Dime” by: Christine Hodak(2 characters, 52 pages) Inspired by: Selma Hortense Burke (2015)

“My Recollect Time” by: Jamie Greenblatt (10 characters, played by 3 actors, 52 pages) Inspired by: Mary Fields and Mother Amadeus Dunne (2015)

“Sustenance Through Crucifixion” by: Julie English-Dixon (3 characters/52 pages) Inspired by: Violette Leduc (2016)

“Two Falling Voices” by: Teresa Stankiewicz (5 characters/52 pages) Inspired by: Mary Jemison (2014)

“Burying Toni” by: Catherine Frid (3 characters/53 pages) Inspired by: Emma Jung (2014)

“Chasing Phi” by: Erica Feick (4 characters/53 pages) Inspired by: Theano of Crotona (2015)

“Lunatic: The Haunted Widow Lincoln” by: Donna Latham (8 characters/53 pages) Inspired by: Mary Todd Lincoln and Elizabeth Keckley (2014)

“The Color of This Flower” by: Velina Hasu Houston (6-12 characters/54 pages) Inspired by: Ono No Komachi, Izumi Shikibu, Lady Sagami, Naishi (2015)

“Alice: an evening with the tart-tongued daughter of Theodore Roosevelt” by: Kitty Felde (2 characters/55 pages) Inspired by: Alice Roosevelt Longworth (2016)

“Forsaking All Others” by Heather Dunmore (4 characters/55 pages) Inspired by Margot Fonteyn (2016)

”Silueta” by Diana Burbano, Chris Shelton and Tom Shelton (2 characters/55 pages) Inspired by: Ana Medieta (2015)

“Anna Karenina Lives!” by: Germaine Shames (4 characters/56 pages)  Inspired by: Sophia Tolstoy, Mae West (2015)

“Fuel for the Fire” by Elliot D Huxtable (20+ characters / 56 pages) Inspired by Olga of Kiev (2016)

“ANNA K. AND THE ALEXIAD” by: Toby Engelberg (21 characters/ 57 pages) Inspired by: ANNA KOMNENA, ANNA DALASSENA, EIRENE DOUKAINA, MARIA OF ALANIA, and MARIA OF BULGARIA (2016)

“Courting the Lioness” by Eva C. Schegulla (5 characters/57 pages); inspired by Jeanne de Clisson (2016)

“Gwenllian, Part I” by: Tierra Bonser(10 characters/57 pages) Inspired by: Angharad ferch Owain, Gwenllian ferch Gruffudd, Rhanult ferch Gruffudd, Merinedd ferch Gruffudd (2015)

“Lovers of the Enlightenment: Emilie & Voltaire” by: Talia Pura (7 characters/57 pages) Inspired by: Catherine de Boufflers, Emilie du Chatelet (2014)
“Policarpa” by: Diana Burbano (9 characters/57 pages) Inspired by: Policarpa Salavarietta (2016)

“A Fine Year For Mushrooms” by: Elizabeth Orndorff (4 characters/60 pages) Inspired by: Rosalind Franklin (2014)

“Genji/Murasaki” by: Darian Lindle (10 characters/60 pages) Inspired by: Murasaki Shikibu (2016)

“Lady Ott’s Snapshots” by: Deborah Magid (6+ characters/60 pages) Inspired by: Lady Ottoline Morrell  (2015)

“Not a Game for Girls” by: Benjamin Peel (14 characters/60 pages) Inspired by : Lily Parr and Alice Woods (2016)

“Maize” by: Judith Pratt (5 characters/60 pages) Inspired by: Barbara McClintock (2014)

“Opera Julie” by: Thea Rodgers (60 pages) Inspired by: Julie D/Aubigny (2016)

“The Trouble with Catherine” by: Nancy Cooper Frank (6 characters/60 page) Inspired by: Yekaterina Dashkova and Catherine the Great (2015)

“Thistle patch” by: Catherine Frid (17 characters (5 actors)/62 pages) Inspired by: Flora Danziger, Norma Lee Dean (2016)

“Waiting” by: Shellen Lubin (4 characters/63 pages) Inspired by: Leah and Rachel (2016)

“Absolute Magnitude: Micro” by: Melody Cooper (6 characters/64 pages) Inspired by: Melba Roy Mouton, Hypatia, Caroline Herschel and Maria Mitchell (2014)

“My Dear Doctor” by: Rosemary Zibart (13 characters/ 65 pages), inspired by: Elizabeth Blackwell (2016)

“The Good Ladies Book” by: Emily Ball Cicchini (10-25 characters/65 pages) Inspired by: Elizabeth Oakes Smith, Emma Willard, Frances Ann Hale Hunter, Josepha Hale, Lydia Sigourney, Sarah Josepha Buell Hale (2015) MUSICAL

“One Night in the Garden” by: Carol M. Rice (12 characters/65 pages) Inspired by: Anne of Austria, Henrietta Maria, Jeanne de Verneville, Leonora Dori Galigai, Louise de La Fayette, Marie de Chevreuse (2014)

“Push Boldly Off” by: Donna Latham (6 characters/67 pages) Inspired by: Abigail Alcott, Anna Alcott, Louisa May Alcott (2015)

O RÉJANE by ILANA TURNER (6 characters/70 pages) Inspired by Réjane (2016)

“The Resurrection of the Publick Universal Friend” by: Kelly McBurnette-Andronicos (3 characters/71 pages) Inspired by: Jemima Wilkinson (2016)

“Moriarty’s Daughters” by: Claire Wittman (8 characters/74 pages) Inspired by: Lucy and Katherine Bullard (2016)

“Juggling with Mr. Fields” by Jennifer O’Grady (4 characters/75 pages) Inspired by Carlotta Monti (2016)

“To Tread Among Serpents” by: Kelly McBurnette-Andronicos (4+ characters/75 pages) Inspired by: Viola Hyatt (2014)

“All Too Human” by: Rosemary Zibart (8 characters/76 pages) inspired by: Lou Salomé and Malwida von Meysenbug (2016)

“The Dreamer’s Play” by: Loy Webb (4 characters/76 pages) Inspired by: Alice Childress (2014)

Mad Musings  by L.A. Green (76 pages, 4 f, 2 m [doubling]) Inspired by Audrey Munson: American Venus by Diane Rozas and Anita Bourne Gottehrer. (2016)

“Kinsky” by: Tee Schneider (3 characters/77 pages) Inspired by: Bertha Von Suttner (née Countess Kinsky) (2016)

“MARY – A MUSICAL” by: Gayla D. Morgan and Jean Mornard (19 characters, 12 actors minimum incl one young woman-girl approx 12 yrs old/79 pages) inspired by Mary Magdalene, Mary mother of Jesus, Mary of Bethany (Lazarus’s sister), Martha of Bethany (Lazarus’s sister), Mother of James the disciple*, Salomé* (2016)

“Lust & Lies” by: Robin Rice (3 characters/84 pages). Inspired by Lucretia Winthrop Chapman (2016)

“Latino” by: camila le-bert (5-17 characters/94 pages) Inspired by: Carmen Miranda (2014)

“Women of Unsound Mind” by: Grace Ivana Carroll (94 pages/14 characters) Inspired By: Nellie Bly (2016)

“The Asymmetrical Embrace” by: Caroline N. Simpson (4 characters/95 pages) Inspired by: Johanna Bonger van Gogh (2016)

“Charlotte’s Letters” by Jennifer O’Grady (7 characters/95 pages) Inspired by Charlotte Bronte, Emily Bronte, Madame Heger, Elizabeth Gaskell, Meta Gaskell (2016)

JUST A DROP  by Eva C. Schegulla (15 characters/101 pages); inspired by Giulia Tofana (2016)

“The Hall of Final Ruin” by: Kelly McBurnette-Andronicos (6 characters/107 pages) Inspired by: Doña Maria Gertrudis “La Tules” Barceló (2015)

“Petra Kelly Speaks to Power” by: Daniel M. Kinch (19 characters, eight actors with role doubling/111 pages) Inspired by: Petra Kelly (2016)

“Indira” by J.Lois Diamond (43 characters/113 pages) Inspired by Indira Gandhi, Lakshmi Pandit, Kamala Nehru, Pupul Jayakar (2016)
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