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by Janet S. Tiger

To contact immediately -tigerteam1@gmail.com or 858-274-9678
This page updated April 4, 2012
This website contains work by Janet S. Tiger. 
This page has information about her award-winning one-acts -
These are 3 one-act plays that are designed to stand alone, or be produced together as an evening of entertainment.

Great parts for seniors, directors and companies looking for good two-character plays with a fairly simple sets.  

   Upcoming production - (scroll down for more info)
San Diego, May 25, 2012 Swedenborg Hall, part of Scripteaser Showcase
To purchase


Set – an empty house -
but each still holds secrets
(each set will need minor changes to differentiate the specific one-act)

2 characters in each piece

#1 -  A mother and daughter find that hoarding can mean more than just things.
2 women, 50 and 70

#2  - Husband and wife about to start a new life in a new house - and the secrets are moving in with them

1 man, 20s, 1 woman 20s
#3 -  Murder, suicide - a maid returns from a vacation to find nothing is the same.
             1 man, 40s  
             1 woman 40s  
(Spanish accent)           $8.00/script
all 3 one-acts
(save $by getting all three at once)

Running time – 1 hr. 25 min. (with two intermissions)

Recent production of THE BIGGEST SECRET #1

To view video click here- https://vimeo.com/44461392

The Biggest Secrets by Janet S Tiger from Scripteasers Video on Vimeo.

at Swedenborg Hall, May 25th
as part of the Scripteaser Showcase
 (for more info on the 2011  Scripteasers contest, click here)


Susan Benninghoff as Rita 

(Sue (R) was in DAY OF ATONEMENT,
Swedenborg Hall, Dec. 2006)

Ina Felser  (photo coming soon) as Allison, Rita's mother

Directed by Wind Dell Woods 


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One-act plays by Janet S. Tiger, click here          

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 For more details, click on PRODUCTIONS button at the top of the page

Plays by Janet S. Tiger have been performed throughout the world including United States, Canada, England, Austria and New Zealand.  If your group has performed a play by Janet S. Tiger and would like to have it listed on the PRODUCTIONS page which will include international productions, please e-mail details of the production to

Unusual facts about some of Janet S. Tiger's productions-

1st Reading - UGANDA  at a Scripteasers meeting in....a long time ago.  (See info about the one-act SCRIPTEASE.)

1st production - SCRIPTEASE (one-act) in 1981 was directed by William Virchis

Janet S. Tiger's plays have won awards five times(and one Honorable Mention) in the DFAS National One-Act Playwriting Contest -

THE WAITING ROOM -2nd place 1982
THE AFFIDAVIT - 1st place 1983
BLIND WOMAN'S BLUFF - 3rd place 1984
SAVE A PLACE FOR ME - Honorable Mention 1989
CURSE OF THE DUCHESS-  2nd place 1990
DAY OF ATONEMENT - 2nd Place 2006

The first three prizes were won by Janet Schechter (the 'S' in Janet S. Tiger), the others after she married Stanley Tiger.  Janet traveled to Dubuque, Iowa to watch  the productions in 1982, 1983 and 1984, and made many friends that she still is in touch with today.  For more info on the DFAS Contest, google Dubuque Fine Arts Players One-Act Playwriting Contest.  Janet is going to visit Dubuque in August 2006 to see the premiere of DAY OF ATONEMENT.  For more info on this play, click on DAY OF ATONEMENT button at the top of the page.