Vicki Meagher

Vicki Meagher

Vicki Meagher is a full-time writer of full-length plays, with her eight full-length plays posted here. All her plays have strong women characters.

Her overarching theme is: People who want to live their lives independently and without undue influence from others finding out that they are intermeshed with others and dependent on them to a small or even large degree.

Her plays...
Vicki Meagher is a full-time writer of full-length plays, with her eight full-length plays posted here. All her plays have strong women characters.

Her overarching theme is: People who want to live their lives independently and without undue influence from others finding out that they are intermeshed with others and dependent on them to a small or even large degree.

Her plays involve the afterlife and the paranormal as well as current topics such as reeducation camps, nuclear war, dementia, abortion, and school shootings.

She started writing plays in 2013.

She lives in Nashua, NH and Albuquerque, NM.

She's a member of the Dramatists Guild, Playwrights' Platform, Alliance of Los Angeles Playwrights, and the International Centre for Women Playwrights.

Plays

  • Camp Wonder
    FULL-LENGTH POLITICAL THRILLER/LOVE STORY (2 women, 3 men) A woman with a fierce attachment to individual freedom finds herself in a reeducation camp established by the totalitarian regime of the Feather Federation of States (FFS). Three other "students" are in her class, taught by a complex man who is not necessarily who he seems to be.
  • Mother Yucca
    FULL-LENGTH PARANORMAL DRAMA ABOUT HEALING (12 women characters, 5 female actors required) A woman with psychic ability and profound sorrow is reluctant to fully use her powers, till spurred on by an other-worldly person to become a healer.
  • Limestone City
    FULL-LENGTH PARANORMAL SOUTHERN GOTHIC CLIMATE-CHANGE APOCALYPSE DRAMA with ELABORATE SET REQUIREMENT (2 men, 2 women) In the near future, four grown siblings hole up in a limestone cavern to wait out the nuclear apocalypse caused by extreme climate change tensions. With the stress of living under a rock, two of them can no longer stand it.
  • The Mind Has Legs
    60-MINUTE or FULL-LENGTH DRAMA (1 man, 1 woman) Can two crippled people help save each other? In the aftermath of a tragedy that pits them together, a middle-aged paraplegic man and a young suicidal woman become unlikely friends.
  • Baby Brain
    FULL-LENGTH ABORTION PLAY (3 women, 1 man) When a 15-year-old boy on the autism spectrum and a 21-year-old woman with bipolar disorder get pregnant, the mothers of the two would-be parents have conflicting ideas about what should be done.
  • Say Yes to Tootlebritches
    FULL-LENGTH PARANORMAL DRAMA (2 women, 1 man) An aging, agnostic/atheist woman conjures up a way to save herself, even after she tries to commit suicide by freezing to death, by invoking someone from another realm.
  • Daddy Dustball
    FULL-LENGTH FAMILY DRAMA (2 women, 3 men) Three grown children who hate their father come home to watch him die.
  • Remembering Mackie Landerson
    60-MINUTE PARANORMAL AFTERLIFE DRAMA with MINIMAL SET REQUIREMENT (2 women, 2 men) The mother and wife in a four-person family leads herself and her loved ones out of the afterlife.