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TRASH from Next Stage Press

Snakes in a Lunchbox from YouthPLAYS

Moby (No Last Name Given) from YouthPLAYS

Long Joan Silver from YouthPLAYS

Thin Lines from Next Stage Press

A Gulag Mouse from Next Stage Press

Past Curfew from Next Stage Press


Also available for the Nook!

Guilty Moments from Original Works Press
Also available for Kindle!

The Christmas Princess from YouthPLAYS

What the Well Dressed Girl is Wearing from YouthPLAYS

How Blue is My Crocodile from YouthPLAYS

The Unsaddest Theatre Ten Minute Play Festival Book includes Bath Time is Fun Time

The Unsaddest Theatre Ten Minute Play Festival

2012 The Best Ten Minute Plays includes The Four Senses of Love

2012 The best Ten Minute Plays

Next Stage Press titles are also available at the Drama Book Shop in NYC


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Discover the works of Arthur M. Jolly, download free monologues for auditions and classes, purchase playscripts, and get all the info on past productions, screenplays and upcoming events. Welcome!


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Latest News

Posted April 2014

New Publications!

A collection of three of my one acts (Almost Christmas, Bailing Out and Thicker than Water) have been published as a collection THIN LINES from Next Stage Press.

Thin Lines

Another one act A Grain of Salt has been published in the collection GLOBETROTTING from Next Stage Press.

Thin Lines

And new ten minute comedy for high schools and adults with an immature sense of humor Moby (No Last Name Given) has been published by YouthPLAYS, Inc.

Upcoming productions

A stage reading of A VERY MODERN MARRIAGE will be presented in New York City at the IATI Theater on April 22nd, at 7:00pm at 64 E. 4th st.

A Very Modern Marriage

A brand new short play THE PASSPORT will be presented on April 11th and 12th by Valencia College at their Annual Student Directed One Act Festival at the Lowndes Shakespeare Center in Orlando.

The Passport

A stage reading of A VERY MODERN MARRIAGE will be presented by the The Company on August 12th at the Hackensack Cultural Arts Center in New Jersey.

A Very Modern Marriage

Recent Publications


Thin Lines     Trash     Long Joan Silver     The Four Senses of Love     Snakes in a Lunchbox     Globetrotting   

Video clips!

The Playwrights Round Table has posted If You Could Go Back... on You Tube!

This year's GI60 entry Parent Teacher is viewable on YouTube.

And here's the 2010 and 2009 entries, NOT EXPECTING THAT and HAVE YOU SEEN MY...