10 Minute Play
Time Period - Contemporary, Present Day
Settings Of Play - In a cemetery, where a funeral has just been completed. Can be achieved with a few folding chairs and something to mark the border of a grave.
FEATURES / CONTAINS
Scene work, Competition or audition material
Exterior Set, Bare Stage/Simple Set
Contemporary Costumes / Street Clothes
Strong Language, Mild Adult Themes
Adult, Teen (Age 14 - 18)
College Theatre / Student, Community Theatre, Professional Theatre, Reader's Theatre, Shoestring Budget, Blackbox / Second Stage /Fringe Groups
An embittered widow lies in wait at her husband's grave for the appearance his mistress, and encounters a soulful teen. Unable to extract a confession from the girl, the widow offers to buy one, and finds that she has purchased a deeper truth. Published in KickAss Plays For Women.
Friends of the Deceased was originally produced at Vital Theater in New York City. It was directed by Andrea 'Spook' Testani.