Time Period - Contemporary
Settings Of Play - Now, a public health clinic in a large city, dirty part of town. The STD wing, waiting room.
FEATURES / CONTAINS
Monologues, Scene work
Bare Stage/Simple Set
Contemporary Costumes / Street Clothes
Mild Adult Themes
High School/Secondary, College Theatre / Student, Shoestring Budget, Blackbox / Second Stage /Fringe Groups
RECOGNITION / AWARDS
Samuel French Off Off Broadway Short Play Festival
Winner of the 2006 Samuel French Off Off Broadway Short Play Festival!
"B" drags her promiscuous best friend "E" with her to the clinic to get tested after an unfortunate drunken encounter with Birthday Man. As the two girls are stuck waiting for their test results, they are haunted by their previous sexual encounters, and confronted with the realities of their futures. Developed by the class of 2007 of the New School for Drama, Sick
is a hilarious ensemble piece with an eye-opening message and is one of the first published plays by the author of Oorah!
and Be a Good Little Widow
. Published in the Off-Off Broadway Festival Plays, 31st series.
Sick was presented as part of the 2006 Samuel French Off Off Broadway Short Play Festival, and was produced by the New School for Drama.