Ken Levine


This great holiday title is now available for licensing worldwide.

Comedy, Full-length

To keep her religious mother from knowing she's divorced, Wendy pays her ex to pose as her husband and go home for the holidays. Havoc ensues.


3F, 2M: 2 M 30's, 2 F 30's, 1 M 50s/60s, 1 F 50s/60s

Production Notes

DEVELOPMENT HISTORY: Reading, Ruskin Theatre, Los Angeles, 2019

Professional, New Works Virtual Festival, 2020

Community Theater, Marco Island Players, Florida, 2020

Community Theater, Best Medicine Rep, Baltimore, 2020

Community Theater, Northport Theatre, Long Island , 2020

Community Theater, Minneapolis/St. Paul, 2019


Ken Levine

Ken Levine is an Emmy winning writer/director/ playwright/major league baseball announcer. Fulllength plays include A or B?, Going Going Gone, Our Time, Upfronts and Personal, America’s Sexiest Couple, On the Farce Day of Christmas, Smoke Gets In Your House, 4:05, and Guilty Pleasures. They’ve been performed in New York, Los Angeles, and throughout the country. His many short plays have been produced around the world and have won numerous festivals and competitions. Ken has also written over 200 episodes of television, served as head writer on MASH, producer of Cheers, consultant for Frasier, and writer and character voice on the Simpsons. He has directed over 60 TV episodes, co-wrote the Tom Hanks movie... [FULL BIO]

Holiday Play

Perfect for Your Holiday Show!

ON THE FARCE DAY OF CHRISTMAS is perfect for your theatre's next Holiday slot. From the brilliant pen of Ken Levine, ON THE FARCE DAY OF CHRISTMAS is a farce of the highest order and guaranteed to light up your stage and your December box office take! Read the script now and you'll soon be adding it to your season's audience greetings!