PLAYS & OTHER WORKS by Cindy Cooper
Reading Sept. 9 '13 @4 pm, Primary Stages Silence Not, A Love Story
Anne Frank: Prison Diary Project: Event
Book: "Cheating Justice" -- Bush, Cheney, Prosecution (Nonfiction from Beacon Press)
"Works of Art"
"Saving Grace: Elvis"
"Sentences and Words"
"The Outermost House"
"Silence Not, A Love Story"
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Plays by Cindy Cooper

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Hello.  Some popular short scripts of mine are printed here, along with information about a couple of full-length plays or nonfiction projects. 

For performance use, naturally you'll need to contact me for permission; same thing, for publication or reprinting. I'm trusting that you'll follow this simple request. You can reach me at

Apologies in advance for any glitches in formatting. 

For more information about my plays, visit

Thanks for your interest.--


PS I sign most scripts: Cynthia L. Cooper.  Friends call me Cindy or sometimes just Cyn.

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Click the entry to access these scripts. Currently online, you can find:
1- "Works of Art" -- An older woman sculptor holds auditions in her loft, but is drawn only to the young woman who recites Rilke's poetry.  Two women, 20 minutes.  First Prize, Pen and Brush Playwriting Competition; Winner, Nantucket Short Play Festival.  Dedicated to Estelle Ritchie.  
2- "Saving Grace" -- A woman lab technician saves Elvis from a fate worse than death ... DNA replication.  One woman, or can be creatively cast with more characters.  Published in The Elvis Monologues (Heinemann).  The Cracked Actor, UK; Play Festival, TN., New Zealand. 
3-"Sentences and Words" -- A short play, in which a woman lawyer, forced to wrestle with a possible death sentence for her client, seeks out the mother of the victim.  Two women, ten minutes.  Published in 'Rowing to America and Other Short Plays from The Women's Project and Productions' (Smith and Kraus).  Washington, Kansas, Massachusetts, Maryland, Drama Bookstore, elsewhere. 
Other Information:
Cheating Justice (nonfiction book)

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Read about the solo play, 'The Outermost House,' featuring Marvin Einhorn here: About 'The Outermost House'
Read about 'SILENCE NOT, A Love Story,' a full-length play, also in publication here: Re: SILENCE NOT, A Love Story