What If?: Six Short Comedies About the Search For Love
is a new collection of one-act plays that has been published by
Samuel French Inc.

The collection includes "Extra Curricular Activity", "Fancy Meeting You Here", "Last Laugh", "She With A Capital Ess", "Ships" and "Young Love"


has been published by JAC Publishing & Promotions of Massachusetts along with the three separate one act plays "Separation Anxiety", "Class Reunion" and "The Widower"!

JulieAnn Charest of JAC directed the one-act play "Fancy Meeting You Here" for the Acme Theatre Productions in 2003.

"Foibles" was published by the online magazine, apt.

Jay Hanagan, Playwright


"Crisis of Faith"
has a reading scheduled in NYC on
Friday, January 29, 2010 at 8 p.m.
at Bushwick Music Studios (55 Waterbury St BK, NY 11206).

"Just Like Sisters"
will receive a reading in Chicago this spring 2010, produced by n.u.f.a.n.

"Willie's Kitchen"
was presented by
Gatesinger Co. Ltd.
on April 11, 12 at 8 pm & 13 at 3 pm
at Gates Hall in
Pultneyville, NY

"Philophobia!" will be produced in
England the spring of 2010 at the Saltburn Theatre Festival

Many thanks to :
Wizard Oil Productions

"Softly Sara Falls"
Click here for full review.

"Playwright Jay Hanagan’s decision to focus on an abused woman with a clear sense of self-worth gives his play Softly Sara Falls a new and important take on the issue of domestic abuse."
-Adrienne Cea,

Directed by Amanda Kate Joshi

* Cecil A. Powell * Natasah Gilgen
* Jonathan Ledoux * Michael Mattie
* Ellery Schaar * Saida Cooper

Nov. 2007
The Looking Glass Theatre
422 W. 57th St
New York, NY 10019

Ohio State University:

"Pitching the Good Game"
Eileen Heckart Drama for Seniors Competition

2/27/08 6:30 pm. New Works Lab, Drake Performance and Event Center

"Willie's Kitchen"
The JAAMM Theatre Company
Megan Gierlach: Director

"Welcome Home"
Crones, Curmudgeons, and Living Treasures--Theatre and Aging

"Willie's Kitchen"
was the winner of the
Backdoor Theatre
of Wichita Falls, TX
23rd Annual New Play Project

"You're Never Gone" wass to be presented at a festival in Scarborough, England. It won for Best Production, Best Director and Best Actress

"In A Perfect World"
was a part of the 1st Annual Rapscallion Theatre Collective
Salute UR Shorts New Play Festival!

August, 2007
Kraine Theatre NYC, 85 E. 4th St.

"Philophobia" was presented at
TSI- Playtime in NYC; January 2008

"First Kisses" was presented as a reading by the Boomerang Theatre Company
as a benefit for their $500,000 Capital Campaign at the Lucille Lortel Theater, 121 Christopher Street, NYC

Some of the Broadway stars of the evening included Megan McGinnis (Little Women), Jessica-Snow Wilson (Little Shop), Kay Walbye (Urinetown, Titanic) and George S. Irving (Oklahoma, Me & My Girl) along with movie star Brian O'Halloran (Clerks, Dogma).

News & Upcoming Productions

The new musical "Raise the Roof"
is currently in hiatus.