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Lingerie - Short Play, Dark Comedy

Lingerie

Diana Amsterdam

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Short Play, Dark Comedy

1m, 2f

ISBN: 9780573691997

Sweet, innocent Sally is dating urbane Max, who is trying to turn her into a sensuous woman like his closest friend, Sabrina. He buys her scanty lingerie. Sabrina warns Sally that Max will drop her if she wears the lingerie as he will not respect a woman once she has given in. So, Sally resists. And…

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$8.95
: Sex And Death

Minimum Fee: $45 per performance
$75 with other plays in collection


Description

Short Play

Dark Comedy

30 minutes

Time Period - Contemporary, Present Day

Settings Of Play - New York City, a recent summer. Composite stage: A park, a bedroom, a living room. Very few objects are needed to depict these settings.

FEATURES / CONTAINS

Bare Stage/Simple Set

Contemporary Costumes / Street Clothes

CAUTIONS

Mild Adult Themes

TAGS

Betrayal, Love

TARGET AUDIENCE

Adult

PERFORMANCE GROUP

College Theatre / Student, Community Theatre, Dinner Theatre, Professional Theatre, Shoestring Budget, Blackbox / Second Stage /Fringe Groups

Sweet, innocent Sally is dating urbane Max, who is trying to turn her into a sensuous woman like his closest friend, Sabrina. He buys her scanty lingerie. Sabrina warns Sally that Max will drop her if she wears the lingerie as he will not respect a woman once she has given in. So, Sally resists. And who does Max wind up with? Sabrina - who does put it on.
"Captures in a satirical fashion the humour of sex and its attendant situation comedy." -Bernard Parry, review of Priestley Center for the Arts, UK
First produced at the Four Riders Theater Company at the Irish Arts, Manhattan, June 1989, directed by Jenifer Goode.
Characters

CASTING

1m, 2f

CASTING ATTRIBUTES

Non-Traditional casting, Multicultural casting

CHORUS SIZE

No Chorus

MAX - mid-30s
SALLY - early 20s
SABRINA - mid-30s
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MUSICAL STYLE

N/A (Not a musical)

Author
Diana Amsterdam

Diana Amsterdam

Diana Amsterdam is a New York based playwright whose work is published by Samuel French, Playscripts, Broadway Play Publishing, St. Martins Press, and Smith and Kraus, and produced all over the world, with translations in five languages. The 2011 production of her play Carnival Round the Central Figure, directed by Karen Kohlhaas at the IRT Theatre, garnered a great review in The New York Times, ... view full profile

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