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     Janet S. Tiger

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Janet S. Tiger, with many good choices for contests, drama classes and community theaters

(The Towel Lady is here!)

*****Free monologues - one male, one female*****
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Plays by Janet S. Tiger

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Please call 858-274-9678 if you have a check or money order.  Plays can usually be shipped within 5-7 days of receipt of a check or money order. 

All plays will be shipped via 4th Class Book Rate for most scripts, unless faster method is requested.  (Overnight add $15.00, Priority 2-3 Day, add $2.00)

This web site will eventually have a map with a list of all the places Janet S. Tiger’s plays have been performed.  If you wish to be included, please e-mail details and permission to post to tigerteam1@gmail.com

If you would like to leave comments about these plays, please e-mail tigerteam1@gmail.com

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This is a VERY  tiny partial list of productions of plays by Janet S. Tiger.  Many productions listed elsewhere on this site were the first production - these are all subsequent.  There will eventually be a page -'Where in the world did I see that play?' , but until then, this is it!  If you were involved in a production you want to see listed here, please e-mail
tigerteam1@gmail.com with the details and I will post it here until the other page becomes reality.

THE AFFIDAVIT produced by Pandora Players, Alberta, Canada March 2003
THE AFFIDAVIT produced by Scripteasers, Lamplighters Playhouse, San Diego, 1998
BLIND WOMAN'S BLUFF, Playwrights Center, San Francisco, CA  1985
COUNTER-OFFER, No Smoking Playhouse, NYC, NY

Please e-mail for royalty rates – rates depend on ticket price, number of shows, theater size

Students and Teachers Please  Note -
There is no royalty fee for students performing these monologues for classes or contests, but a licensing fee will be necessary if you wish to make copies for an entire class.  Please e-mail  for more info.

All of the following are available via e-mail. 

**Special offer- Buy one monologue and have it sent via e-mail only (no snail mail) and I will send you a second monologue FREE.  (Save a tree, too!)


Running time –3 minutes            $5.00/script
    Set – minimal, some towels, a clothesline, washbasket
    1 character         1 older woman – 50s-60s

A woman hangs out her laundry while telling her unusual views on towels - and life.

This is possibly Janet S. Tiger's most produced work, having had numerous productions nationally and internationally.  This is also a popular piece for drama contests and auditions.
Buy now

GET A COLD                  Brand new!
Running time –8 minutes            $5.00/script
    Set – simple, future
    1 characters   1 man – older

A man from the future describes the delight he has in the simple pleasure of...getting a cold.
(****This monologue was completed in August 2005 - I will be happy to put the name of the person/group who performs this first up on my upcoming page about 'where in the world have I seen that.....")

’ monologue from TRANSFUSION
Running time –            $4..00/script monologue  - $!5.00 full-length play
    Set –  bare stage                          
    1 character   1 man – 40s

A moving expression  of a man who is trying to deal with a transfusion from his son -  a transfusion that has given him AIDS.

This monologue has been very successful in both state and national competitions.

Running time – 15 minutes            $8.00/script
    Set –   minimal - chair, table, lamp
                Lighting and sound effects very important                            
    Character - The duchess - in her late 80s, very British

A duchess recounts how a curse changed her life.  Touching- a tour de force for an older actress.
    Winner - DFAS National 1-Act Playwriting Contest 2nd Place
    Produced - Five Flags Theatre, Dubuque, Iowa
    Televised - Public Access Cable Channel Iowa

(If you have trouble with this button, please try the one on the One-Acts Page- this is an html problem I am trying to solve.)

              New monologues
     (One free! e-mail tigerteam1@gmail.com or if you buy one -buttons coming soon-, you get another one free, so that's like 3 monologues for the price of 1))-

Set in an airport

Set in an airport (female 40s-50s)


Monologue from DON'T YOU CRY FOR ME
                            (male- 20-30)

Monologue from THE END OF DEATH

Take Out the Garbage
   Female, older

My Feet Hurt  (from Senses of the Dance)

More works by Janet S. Tiger will be coming soon - she has a drawer full of over 100 monologues/plays/screenplays/books that are 10-70% completed.  She also has a blog with a free monologue a day starting Feb. 13, 2014 -http://janetstigermonologuemania.blogspot.com/
with blurbs here


This section will eventually have its own page. 

Hi, this is Monica McCormick I was (your) "Towel Lady"  a couple of months ago (at Christian Academy... Michelle Hargreaves was my teacher) I just wanted to thank you for letting me perform your work on such short notice. It was so much fun! The audience really loved it. People still come up to me and talk about that monologue.  You are a wonderful writer ( I look forward to the next part), and I just wanted to let you know it's fine with me if you put my performance on your website...   

Monica was referring to a DVD filmed by Holly Hopkins, which will hopefully be posted by the end of June 2006.

Links to other websites

Janet S. Tiger is the author of A MOTHER'S GARDEN OF VERSES.  For more information, please visit the web site www.mothersgardenofverses.com

Janet S. Tiger is available for commission work, please e-mail tigerteam1@gmail.com

Thank you for visiting this web site - come back soon - there should be something new every few weeks.