Colette Murphy

Colette Murphy

Colette Marie Murphy is a writer who approaches each work with a passion for character development and a keen ear for dialogue. As a playwright, Colette loves to write comedy and drama. She writes monologues, short scenes, one acts, and full-length plays. Colette is also an actress and an improv performer, and while she likes to dance and sing, those aren't skills that translate to her life onstage.

Plays

  • Virtual / Reality: A Love Story
    Joanie and Pete are both members of The Onyx Guild, an online gaming group, and have only interacted as their avatars, Florence and Quark. One night, when the rest of the guild isn't available, Pete decides to take a chance on "Life" beyond screennames.

    NOTE: Language may be inappropriate for young performers/audiences.
  • At the Diner, After
    A slice of life look at a small-town diner reopening after the COVID-19 lockdowns have ended.
  • The Reunion
    Cal and Wiz are stuck living in a bunker in an apocalyptic wasteland. Or are they? As Cal tries desperately to cling to the past, the boundaries between reality and illusion blur.