“Poblete’s writing is very natural and often times very comical, but with enough intensity at moments to punch the audience in the gut.” -Broadwayworld.com

Welcome to Mike’s website!

Mike is a New York bred, Dublin educated playwright currently based out of Brooklyn. On this website you will find excerpts from some of Mike’s scripts, information on his previous productions, photos from past shows, descriptions of his workshops and a little about him personally.

The New York Monologues is now in print!

CP_FOCUS-THEATREMike is honored to be one of seven playwrights having full length plays appear in Breaking Boundaries: An Anthology of Original Plays from The Focus Theatre, celebrating 50 years of this pillar of Irish theater. Click here to order your copy.




Antenora is going to London! Sep 30 – Oct 12 at the Etcetera Theatre in Camden, courtesy of Restless Ecstasy Productions. Mike’s UK debut!

10582782_10152223087565755_8639221035543512262_oCatch the world premiere of The Release at The Delancey as part of The September Play Project on September 13 and 14! Stay tuned for more details.

184637_168275796552909_4950960_nIt is being performed by the Seoul Players in South Korea as part of their fourth annual ten-minute play festival September 19 – 20.



We had so much fun reading an excerpt of my latest full length, Sloosha’s Poetry And Everything That Came Of It, at ESPA on May 19th.

Thanks for coming out to Daytona Gravitas on March 7th, as part of Primary Stages’ ESPA Detention series: Oscar edition!


Mike made a rare acting appearance in his newest one act, Closureat his favorite Brooklyn theater on November 1st and 2nd, Thanks to The Brick and everyone at the Tiny Theater Festival!

For more information about scripts, productions, workshops or anything else contact Mike by email

Latest News

Thanks to everyone who came out to Backyart on Feb 27 for excerpts from “The New York Monologues”! The feedback was great. If you have anything to add please send more feedback, it really helps!  Here is a video recap featuring the awesome performances of Max Woertendyke, Laurie Schroeder and Phillip Callen:

See Mike’s interview about “The New York Monologues” with Backyart’s Maria Simeone:

Stoker, Organic Productions 2009


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