Janet J. Lawler | Plays


Janet J. Lawler


A 29-year-old, single woman is thrilled to find the man of her dreams until she discovers what he does for a living.  He runs a family-owned funeral home. 

GOOD GRIEF – one act play - comedy (2013)

A young, New York married couple battle over their NetFlix account, which brings up a lot of other issues in their new marriage. 

  1. Produced and staged in NYC at the American Globe Theatre and at The Secret Theatre.

  2. This play is published in The LIC One Act Play Festival 2013 book. Available for sale on Amazon and at the Drama Shop on W. 42nd St. in New York.

NETFITS  - one act play – comedy   (2009)

An idealist, urban farmer attempts to convince a city landowner to turn over his small patch of NYC land so he can grow a community garden. The landowner has other plans for it. This play received a staged performance on Off-Off Broadway by Thespian Productions and at the at the Chicago Dramatists Workshop in 2010.

EXTREME GREEN – one act play– comedy  (2010)

A teen growing up in the Bronx during the turbulent 60s/70s, witnesses her older sister’s decline into drug abuse, while at the same time confronting her own sexuality in an Irish-Catholic family.

ON THE NOD   - Full-length play  (2015)  Drama

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