loading

1-866-598-8449

Customer Service available Mon - Fri 9am to 9pm EST Sat & Sun 1pm to 8pm EST

Split Second - Full Length Play, Drama

Split Second

Dennis McIntyre

Customer Rating: starstarstarstarstar (Rate this!)

Full Length Play, Drama

5m, 1f

ISBN: 9780573619519

"An explosive new play dealing with primal dramatic issues, using and lifting the familiar police genre to tell a story about an individual facing a crisis of conscience." - The New York Times

More Information Below:

Description | Characters | Author | Reviews
$8.95
: Acting Edition
$17.95
: Large Print
$19.95
: Stage Manager

Minimum Fee: $75 per performance

ePlay also available from:

Description

Full Length Play

Drama

Time Period - Contemporary

Settings Of Play - New York City. Manhattan.
July4th - July 6th

FEATURES / CONTAINS

Unit Set/Multiple Settings

Contemporary Costumes / Street Clothes

CAUTIONS

Alcohol, Gun Shots, Intense Adult Themes, Strong Language

TARGET AUDIENCE

Adult

PERFORMANCE GROUP

College Theatre / Student, Professional Theatre, Blackbox / Second Stage /Fringe Groups

This taut, incendiary drama explores the emotional and societal fallout when a respected Black police officer loses his cool and in a "split second" kills a white man: a taunting, racist petty thief.

REVIEWS

"An explosive new play dealing with primal dramatic issues, using and lifting the familiar police genre to tell a story about an individual facing a crisis of conscience." - The New York Times, Read More 

"...a neat, tough melodrama with a keen moral edge." - The Chicago Tribune, Read More 


Split Second premiered at Theatre Four in new York City in June 1984 under the direction of Samuel P. Barton.

Characters

CASTING

5m, 1f

CASTING ATTRIBUTES

Role(s) for Black Actor(s), Strong Role for Leading Man (Star Vehicle)

VAL JOHNSON
WILLIAM H. WILLIS
PARKER
CHARLIE
ALEA JOHNSON
RUSTY JOHNSON
Author

Other Dennis McIntyre titles:

Now Playing
Loading
Producer
City
State
Opening
Closing
Reviews

You May Also Like

See all

Customers Also Bought