Martin R. Collin • Author

Martin R. Collin • Author


Martin R. Collin  is the former English Department Chairman and Theatre Director at Saint James School, in Hagerstown, Maryland. He taught at Saint James for over 25 years (and before that at The Kildonan School, in Amenia, New York and before that at the University of Maryland-College Park) and has directed over 120 plays. He is currently teaching banjo, mandolin, and guitar at The Front Porch, a roots and folk music school, in Charlottesville, Virginia.



  • Reindeer Games-A Christmas Panto for Young and Olde! –a full-length, large cast, made for stage holiday extravaganza

Other published work:

  • I Love You When It’s Raining, Roy G. Biv a large cast, nostalgic one-act drama (Lazy Bee Scripts)
  • The Man in Seat 24 or The Uninvited Guest, a full-length, two act murder mystery (Brooklyn Publishers)
  • You Don’t Have to Feed a Cello, a 45-minute, large cast, one-act comedy (Heuer Publishing)
  • The Mistake is a fast-paced madcap, one act comedy (Heuer Publishing)
  • Delia Dancer, Doughnut Girl, a full-length, large cast, made for stage, audience participation radio melodrama-comedy (Heuer Publishing)
  • Nose as Long as a Telephone Wire, a large cast one act comedy (Brooklyn Publishers)
  • Lakeside Lunch–A Restaurant Farce is a large cast, ten-minute, romp (Smith Scripts UK)