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Girlhood of Shakespeare's Heroines, The - Monologues, Dramatic Comedy

Girlhood of Shakespeare's Heroines, The

Don Nigro

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Monologues, Dramatic Comedy

5f

ISBN: 9780573621055

"Funny... . Plays delightful games with language. . . . A great showcase for young talent." - Cleveland Plain Dealer.
A group of five monologues in which Shakespearean women or modern women cast in Shakespearean roles try to come to terms with their identity, their mixed feelings about men, and their place in the world.

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$9.95
: Cincinnati and Other Plays

Minimum Fee: $75 per performance
$45 per short play individually


Description

Monologues

Dramatic Comedy

90 minutes

Time Period - 1980s, 1970s, 16th Century / Elizabethan

FEATURES / CONTAINS

No intermission

Cutting Approved for Competition, Monologues

Bare Stage/Simple Set

Contemporary Costumes / Street Clothes, Period Costumes

CAUTIONS

Mild Adult Themes

TARGET AUDIENCE

Adult, Teen (Age 14 - 18)

PERFORMANCE GROUP

High School/Secondary, College Theatre / Student, Community Theatre, Professional Theatre, Reader's Theatre, Shoestring Budget, Blackbox / Second Stage /Fringe Groups

The Girlhood Of Shakespeare's Heroines is a group of five monologues in which Shakespearean women or modern women cast in Shakespearean roles try to come to terms with their identity, their mixed feelings about men, and their place in the world. Done separately or together, these monologues offer a funny and compelling investigations into how to survive as a minor character. In Cincinnati & Other Plays.

Contents:
Dead Men's Fingers
Axis Sally
How Many Children Had Lady Macbeth?
Notes from the Moated Grange
Full Fathom Five

"Funny... . Plays delightful games with language. . . . A great showcase for young talent." - Cleveland Plain Dealer.

"This is theatre of ideas that assume flesh and blood because the characters are so strong, so indelible and filled with sly humor." - Akron Beacon Journal.

First produced by the Porthouse Theatre Company in Kent, Ohio in July, 1988. Directed by Marya Bednerik.
Characters

CASTING

5f

CASTING ATTRIBUTES

All Female

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MUSICAL STYLE

N/A (Not a musical)

Author
Don Nigro

Don Nigro

Don Nigro is among the most frequently published and widely produced playwrights in the world and has continued to build a deeply interrelated and diverse body of dramatic literature, employing a wide variety of dramatic conventions and styles of presentation. He has written monologues and epics, spare realistic dramas and surreal homicidal puppet farces, plays with music and verse plays. He ... view full profile

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