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Upcoming Events

 

Family Business

13th Street Repertory Theatre 

Thursday November 7th @ 7:30pm

Friday November 8th @7:30pm

Saturday November 9th @3pm & 7:30pm

Sunday November 10th @12pm & 3pm

Jackie Rhymes really wants her first meeting with her future in-laws to go well but... things are complicated when you're a cat burglar marrying a cop. The situation gets tougher when her estranged hitman father shows up to ask for a favor.

A sharp, witty comedic farce set in the 1940's that will leave you on the edge of your seat (with laughter)! 

You Up? Productions FIRST full-length play premiers this November! Don't miss it! 

Molly

The Medicine Show Theatre 

Wednesday October 30th, 7pm

A happily married woman meets a vengeful ghost with a daunting request. 

Amanda Murphy's spoooOOOOOooky! 10-minute play will be featured in New Wave Theatre Collective's "Halloween Short Play Fest" this October! The play was inspired by art by Peter Anthony Stultz.

Past Projects

Off-Script: A Workshop of a New Play

July 2019
The Medicine Show Theatre

Hosted by New Wave Theatre Collective, this was an expanded version of the original 10-minute play by Amanda Murphy produced at New Wave's Spring Break! Theatre and Arts Festival in March.

Express Train

April 2019
The Player's Theatre

A group of strangers find themselves stuck underground due to train traffic, or so they think.

Amanda Murphy's ten-minute play was presented as part of Short Play NYC's "NYC" themed short play festival at the Player's Theatre. 

Directed by Amanda Murphy and Chris Matos. 

Family Business

April 2019

The Huron Club at SoHo Playhouse

Jackie Rhymes really wants her first meeting with her future in-laws to go well, but... things are complicated when you're a cat burglar marrying a police officer. The situation gets tougher when her estranged hitman father shows up to ask for a favor. 

A Staged Reading of Amanda Murphy's new full-length comedy. Directed by Amanda Murphy and Chris Matos. Art by Stefania Zimmerman. 

For more information about the upcoming Off-Broadway production visit the "Family Business" page!

Off-Script

March 2019

A 10-minute play inspired by art by Peter Anthony Stults and written by Amanda Murphy, produced by the New Wave Theatre Collective as part of their Spring Break Theatre and Arts Festival. Directed by Chris Moressy.

Something Blue

March 2019

Josie asks Millie to marry her. It doesn't go the way she planned.

A 10-minute romcom produced in association with Manhattan Reparatory Theatre's Playwright's Showcase. Directed by Amanda Murphy and Chris Matos. Starring Madi Mitts and Marissa Clayton. 

Hot For Teacher

February 2019

"I don't make porno. I make erotic films for the passionate viewer."

Murphy's 10-minute comedy premiered at the Player's Theatre on V-Day, part of Short Play NYC's Sex! festival. Starring Brittney Rae, Ricky Herrera and Hunter White. Directed by Amanda Murphy. 

Take It With You

August 2018

A pair of burglars are caught in the act by the home's owner, who mistakes them for the moving company. 


Murphy's ten-minute comedy was part of No Frills Theatre Collective's "No Frills, All Thrills" ten-minute play festival at the Tank. Starring Brittney Rae, Chris Matos, Sean Farrall and Amanda Murphy. Directed by Amanda Murphy. 

The Box

May 2018

A man is trapped in a square room with all the necessities for life... except company.

Murphy's 10-minute play was presented in association with Between Us Productions' "Take Ten" ten-minute play festival at the Jewel Box Theatre. Starring Digby Baker-Porazinski and Amanda Murphy. Directed by Amanda Murphy. 

Most Lamentable

January 2018

"Heavy is the head that wears the crown. But I think I can manage."

An epic staged reading of Murphy's full-length comedy was staged at the PIT Loft, produced by No Frills Theatre Collective, who we love very much. Directed by John Maddaloni. 

 

"Let's just do it and be legends, man."