David Hansen, Playwright

NEW & UPCOMING
Appearing as Kent in King Lear directed by Eric Schmiedl at Beck Center for the Arts, May 31 - June 30, 2019

Rosalynde & The Falcon, a children's summer show in the park, produced by Culver City Public Theatre, July 13 - August 4, 2019

Red Onion, White Garlic now available from YouthPLAYS!
Published Play Scripts
A fine selection of plays available in paperback or ebook.
An honest, horrible, and even humorous trip through one father's experience with stillbirth.  Available as paperback or ebook.

Photo: Hartwick College
A cunning stage adaptation of the novel that launched Agatha Christie's career. Available from Playscripts, Inc.

Photo: Chattanooga Theatre Centre
A youthful, moving prequel to Shakespeare's "Much Ado About Nothing." Available from YouthPLAYS.

Photo: Great Lakes Theater

Two sisters encounter a pair of magical old women—one good, one evil—and have a thrilling adventure full of pumpkins, jewels and snails in this beautiful fable. Available from YouthPLAYS.

Photo: Talespinner Children's Theatre

Down on their luck, Tommy and Tuppence decide to become adventurers for hire and swiftly find themselves in an international plot to bring down the British government. Available from YouthPLAYS.

Photo: Great Lakes Theater

On the night before Christmas in 1905, Nemo’s head is full of magic as he dreams of a way to keep a play-date with his friend, the Princess of Slumberland.
Available as paperback or ebook.

Photo: Talespinner Children's Theatre

Produced Work

A selection of produced play scripts.

The Way I Danced With You (The George Michael Play)

Over the span of ten years, "The Way I Danced With You" traces the mysterious choreography of romance and illusion. 
1 W, 1 M, 90 minutes.

Photo: Blank Canvas Theatre

About a Ghoul

Join Aleah as she journeys to the mysterious land of ghouls, where things are not always as they appear—and one should never judge a book by its cover! 
4 W, 2 M 40 minutes.

Photo: Talespinner Children's Theatre

Rosalynde & The Falcon

Tangling Robin Hood, Snow White, and Shakespeare together with hilarious results, this tale tells the story of bumbling banditry, mixed-up secret identities, and unexpected friendship.
4 M, 2 W, 60 minutes.

Photo: Talespinner Children's Theatre

On The Dark Side of Twilight

An homage to four pivotal moments in the history of classic vampire literature, this work describes the complete, two century epic of the vampire Aubrey Porlock. 1 W, 2 M, 60 minutes.

Photo: Great Lakes Theater

The Vampyres

Witness as a young doctor enters a mysterious coffee house, encountering an old flame, two musicians with a taste for blood, and the seeds of his own destruction. 2W, 3M, 70 minutes.

Photo: Dobama Theatre

And Then You Die (How I Ran a Marathon in 26.2 Years)

Hit the road with cartoonist Pengo in pursuit of the finish line; dashing through relationships, hurdling heartbreak, and threading through the Five Boroughs in a record quarter-century. 1 M, 60 minutes.

Photo: Robert Moss Theatre