Domestic Playground

a one-act play by David Douglas



Length: 30 pages
Genre: drama, suspense
Cast: 1 man, 2 women
Setting: A neighborhood playground, then a dining room in a suburban house.


With her husband away on business, Tracy fears being home alone with her visiting brother-in-law, Roderick, who has made several suggestive advances. When Tracy's friend and neighbor, Helena, comes to the rescue, she too becomes a participant in Roderick's childish games.

Production History

  • June 8, 2019 – draft completed