Attack of the Puppet People

by  Don Nigro

10 Minute Play, Dark Comedy  /  1m, 2f

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Attack of the Puppet People

by  Don Nigro

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  • Cast Size

    Cast Size

    1m, 2f
  • Duration


    10 minutes
  • Accolades


    Not Applicable
  • Audience

    Target Audience

    • Adult
    • Teen (Age 14 - 18)

Additional Info

Olive is a very tired waitress who just wants to close up and go home, but she can't get Ned to leave, because Vicky is out there, and Vicky believes the world is under attack from the horrifying Puppet People. What's worse, is somebody here one of them? This very funny ten minute play was first produced at the notorious Shadowbox Cabaret. In The Foul Fiend Robert Artisson & Other Plays.
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Performing Groups

  • High School/Secondary
  • College Theatre / Student
  • Community Theatre
  • Professional Theatre
  • Shoestring Budget
  • Blackbox / Second Stage /Fringe Groups


  • Caution Mild Adult Mild Adult Themes

License details

  • Minimum Fee: $45 per performance



  • Time Period: Present Day
  • Duration: 10 minutes
  • Additional Features: No intermission
  • Features / Contains: Contemporary Costumes / Street Clothes


  • Musical Style: N/A (Not a musical)


1m, 2f
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Cast Attributes

  • Ensemble cast



Don Nigro

Don Nigro is among the most frequently published and widely produced playwrights in the world and has continued to build a deeply interrelated and diverse body of dramatic literature, employing a wide variety of dramatic conventions and styles of presentation. He has written monologues and epics, spare realistic dramas ...

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Attack Of The Puppet People was first produced at Shadowbox Cabaret in Columbus, Ohio in 1999.

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