The One by Steven Stack - Theatrefolk

Horror Movie 101: Failing Can Be Deadly

Recommended for High Schools and Middle Schools

The One

by Steven Stack

A group of friends end up at a haunted house, in a room that may or may not actually exist, where they’re faced with a decision that could doom one of them... or all of them.

 About 13 minutes

Times given are approximate and do not include intermissions/scene changes/breaks


 6
2 M | 4 W


Simple set

Comedy Black Comedy

A group of friends end up at a haunted house, in a room that may or may not actually exist, where they’re faced with a decision that could doom one of them... or all of them.

This play is part of Horror Movie 101: Failing Can Be Deadly, a collection of 5 plays
6 Characters
2 M, 4 W

Characters in this play are currently identified as male or female. Directors are welcome to assign any gender (binary or non-binary) to any character and modify pronouns accordingly.

Spencer [W] 32 lines
17, smart, self-assured, and willing to make tough choices.
Sarah [W] 23 lines
16, Spencer’s girlfriend, the nice one of the group.
Mark [M] 27 lines
18, the logical one, strong “bromance” with Liam.
Liam [M] 23 lines
15, the goofy one, dating Ava.
Sophie [W] 18 lines
16, obsessed with horror movies.
Ava [W] 24 lines
17, very smart but believes there is more out there than can be proven by science or logic.

Prop List

Fake corpse (or stuffing to put inside the body bag to make it appear that there is a body there), Body bag

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