Punk Monkey Productions is dedicated to bringing the work of emerging college playwrights to the L.A. stage along working industry professionals active in the Hollywood community. For submission rules and other information visit lacpfest.com.

The first season of of the Los Angeles Collegiate Playwrights Festival features six plays by up-and-coming playwrights from America's colleges and universities. Volume One includes - Zap by Sean Dunnington,  Adoption by Gillian Gurney and Jesse Nadel,  Bud, Wiser by Michael Narkunski, American Pie by Rebecca Katz, Harry the Hippo by Megan Rivkin and Ghost Girl by Covi Loveridge Brannan.
The second season spotlighting the countries top emerging playwrights. Volume two of the Los Angeles Collegiate Playwrights Festival includes - Rabbits by Michael Robinson, He/She/They by Brooke Daniels, A Flame From Dying Embers by Joel Reedy, Voir Dire by Carissa Atallah, and Take Five by Bryan Harris.
​​​PLAY Noir 2015 brings the Noir genre to the stage with their fourth installment of one-act plays revolving around murder, mystery, deceit and double-crossing. PLAY Noir 2015 features - The Oz Emerald by Thomas Klocke, The Hour by Susan Goodell, Silhouettes by Daniel B. Weisman, I Brought Eggs by Rich Cassone, Bank and Trust by James Elden and Wild Cards by David Galanter.

PL.A.Y Noir - 2017

Have a question, comment or suggestion for us at Punk Monkey Productions? Feel free to shoot us an email - info@punkmonkeyproductions.com or visit us below at any of our Facebook pages.

PL.A.Y Noir - 2012

​​​​Film Noir and theatre collide. All seven season of PLAY Noir in one book. PLAY Noir Anthology contains all 39 plays produced by Punk Monkey Productions and two bonus plays not included in previous volumes. Introduction by Anne Hockens of The Film Noir Foundation.
​​​Punk Monkey Productions presents seven new Film Noir inspired one-act plays with PLAY Noir 2016. This fifth installment of noir-acts includes - Rabbi Noir by Chris Karmiol, Dumb Muscle by Bill Doncaster, For You, Julius by Stephen Baily, Nobody's Whore by April Littlejohn, Just Business by Jeff Carter, Cherry by Scott Lummer, and The Rotten State by John Conroy.

Punk Monkey Productions prides itself on providing playwrights opportunities to have their work staged in the Los Angeles market, however ticket sales alone are not enough to sustain annual production costs including studio rental, set pieces, props, wardrobe, and marketing. Outside donations help us thrive and improve our production quality. If you would like to help us achieve a higher level of success, please consider making a donation as well as continuing your support through ticket purchases. Donations can be made through PayPal by clicking the button below. Thank you for your continued support.

A collection of plays from the second season of PL.A.Y Noir  featuring Speak No Evil by Michael W. Moon, Desperate Desires by David Galanter, Stiff by Hope Thompson, and The Zone Ranger by Ben Goldstein and Mac Taylor. Includes a link to the short film version and Bogart Film Noir Competition Winner, Speak No Evil.

PL.A.Y Noir - 2017

PL.A.Y Noir - 2014

​​​Season six of Punk Monkey Productions homage to beloved genre of Film Noir, PLAY Noir 2017 features seven new plays in the PLAY Noir series, including - All the Suspects by Daniel B. Weisman, beat noir by Joe Janes, Swindled Heart by Dagney Kerr, Vixen by David-Matthew Barnes, Double Negative by Carl L. Williams, Blonde Noir and Blonde Noir 2 - The Thequel by Michael Paul Cote.

PL.A.Y Noir Anthology

​​​The first five plays from the inaugural year of PL.A.Y Noir including Shoofly by Anne Convery, Antethesis by Sean Engard, Silencing Silas by Anthony Mora, Your Name on a Cloud by Michael W. Moon, and The Zone Ranger by Ben Goldstein and Mac Taylor.

PL.A.Y Noir - 2013

The third book in the series of Film Noir styled one-act plays. PL.A.Y Noir 2014 includes Infidelity Clause by Jim Shipley, Death Wears Fishnets by Brad Bolchunos, The Last Bullet by Charles Robertson, Kitty of Sawbuck City by Laura King, Bedsheets by Anthony Donald Kochensparger, and Dance with Danger by Travis Blue. 

PL.A.Y Noir - 2015

Currently Available from Punk Monkey Productions

Our seventh season of Film Noir styled one-act plays! PLAY Noir 2017 contains five plays revolving around popular film noir themes. PLAY Noir 2017 includes - Lady with a Smoking Gun by Jeff Pearce, Eve by Bob Kolsby, The Coming Storm by Michael Robinson, Bro by Robb Willoughby, and Deuce Cooper: The Bloomfield Case by Paul Braverman.

PL.A.Y Noir - 2016