Burn by John Muggleton

Three longtime friends have had little contact since the death of the fourth member of their close-knit group, a best-selling horror writer. Now his estranged daughter has brought them all together again – but why?  

Burn is “a highly suspenseful ghost story that holds you in its fiery grip right up until the final moments” 

- Onstage Ottawa

Psychological Thriller
100 minutes; no intermission (optional with permission)
4 characters (2 m, 2 f)

Production History




An Act of Grace  by John Muggleton

Also available in French

Greed, an illicit affair and a dying woman’s last wish force two men to turn to violence in order to survive a business meeting. Performed at the Eastern Ontario Drama League Play Festival and was awarded Best Production, Best Ensemble, The People’s Choice Award, and Outstanding Achievement in Playwriting at the 2018 Eastern Ontario Drama League Theatre Festival in Kingston.

110 minutes with intermission
4 characters (2 F, 2 M)
Mature themes, strong language

Little White Lights by John Muggleton

A new one-act play by John Muggleton

Worlds are turned upside down when four women meet in a deserted coffee shop. What's really going on and what brought them together? 

The play Little White Lights is royalty free and may be produced with permission. Please contact for more information.

South Simcoe Theatre
Fall 2021

Edinburgh Fringe Festival
Scotland, UK
August 2020 (postponed)

Centre Wakefield la Peche
Wakefield, Quebec
May 2020 (postponed)

Vagabond Theatre
Cornwall, Ontario
April 2020 (postponed)

Ottawa Little Theatre
Ottawa, Ontario
March/April 2020 (postponed)

Curtain Club Theatre
Richmond Hill, Ontario
Jan/Feb 2020

Sawmill Playhouse
Dartmouth Players
Dartmouth, N.S.
February 2019

Tsawwassen Arts Centre
SideKick Players
Vancouver, B.C.
September 2018

The Gladstone
Ottawa, Ontario
August 2017

The Avalon Studio
Ottawa, Ontario
August 2016
Nov/Dec 2016