This exciting collection explores the complex worlds inhabited by amusing, passionate, quirky, obsessive, fallible and sometimes frightening characters. Featuring roles for 80 talented actors, the plays range in style from farce to tragedy, from lighthearted romance to the darker dimensions of the human heart. Representative titles: Dumpster Dan, Classyass, Cheating Death, A Mustache and a Mattress, Chiaroscuro,Stuffed, 18 Holes, DUMBO, Buying a Brassiere, Double Mandible, Rocks in the Bed, Short-Term Affairs, Rumple Schmumple and Film Noir. Audiences and performers will find the plays compelling and intriguing. Teachers will find this volume especially useful in their acting, directing and playwriting classes.