Staci Swedeen

Playwright, Author, Actor

Works - a selected sampling








ONE ON ONE: THE BEST WOMEN'S MONOLOGUES FOR THE 21ST CENTURY (Applause Books, 2007)

TOMBI-ENDE AND THE FROG, THE TOAD BRIDEGROOM, PHOEBE AND THE FLAME-BELLIED TOAD, and adaptations of PAUL REVERE'S RIDE & FRANKENSTEIN (Benchmark Press 2006-2007)

THE PLAYWRIGHTS' CENTER MONOLOGUES FOR WOMEN (Heinemann Press, 2005)

MILLENNIUM MONOLOGUES (University of Potsdam Press, 2003)

HOW THE CHIPMUNK GOT HIS STRIPES (Children’s Play, Benchmark Press, 2003)

A GRAND ENTRANCE: SCENES AND MONOLOGUES FOR MATURE ACTORS (Dramatic Play Publishing. 1998)

FACING FORWARD: One Act Plays and Monologues by Contemporary American Women B'way Play Pub, 1995)

THE SNIPE, TIFFANY & THE WILD TANYANNY PLANT and THE TREASURE HUNT - 3 commissioned children's plays (Sundance Publications, 1992 & 1993)

CALL ME WHEN YOU'RE IN SOMETHING - A New York Actors Guide to Producing Showcases, Co-Author (Broadway Press, 1988)

I've also written numerous freelance articles for educational, economic and health related periodicals, as well as reviews. Available for assignment.

A Few Of My Plays

Three character, one set full length play
"The Goldman Project Should Be On Every Serious Theatregoer's To Do List" The Journal News
"Three Forks mixes right ingredients." Miami Herald
Did Peary really make it to the Pole?
Collected One Acts
An Evening of Short Comedies Exploring Reality, Relationships, and Love




I've written a number of plays to tour the schools for the Kravis Center in Florida. Contact me about writing a new work for you!