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Romance Novels for Dummies - Full Length Play, Dramatic Comedy

Romance Novels for Dummies

Boo Killebrew

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Full Length Play, Dramatic Comedy

2m, 3f, 1girl(s)

ISBN: PMS0000000170

"... irreverent sense of humor spiked with a dollop of Southern sass." - Boston Globe

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Description

Full Length Play

Dramatic Comedy

Romantic Comedy

105 Minutes

Time Period - Present Day

Settings Of Play - Present day. Brooklyn

FEATURES / CONTAINS

No intermission

Unit Set/Multiple Settings

Contemporary Costumes / Street Clothes

CAUTIONS

Alcohol, Strong Language, Mild Adult Themes

TARGET AUDIENCE

Adult

PERFORMANCE GROUP

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

Southern sisters Bernei and Liz are different in a number of ways. Liz is a stay at home mother, while her sister Bernie enjoys every bit of life and vice of New York City. When Liz's husband dies, she goes to live with Bernie and adjust accordingly. After going on a series of internt dates, Bernie constantly challenges what makes her idea of the perfect life perfect?

REVIEWS 

"... irreverent sense of humor spiked with a dollop of Southern sass." - Boston Globe, Read More 


Check out these photos from the Williamstown Theatre Festival production of Romance Novels for Dummies in July 2016.


Romance Novels for Dummies premiered at the Williamstown Theatre Festival in Williamston, MA in July 2016 under the direction of Moritz von Stuelpnagel.

Characters

CASTING

2m, 3f, 1girl(s)

CASTING ATTRIBUTES

Roles for Children

LIZ EBERWINE - F, 29 years old. Southern. Determined to maintain a sunny dispostiion and to shield her daughter, Lily, from life's tougher realities. 
LILY EBERWINE - F, 6 years old. Liz's outgoing, curious, and playful daughter. Also Southern.
BERNIE HOLLIS - F, 32 years old. Bernie, Liz's older sister, was born and raised in Mississippi, but relocated herslef to New York when she was 18. The life of the party, up for anything…as long as she doesn't have to stay too long. Bernie has some bad tattoos. Wild spring breaks, Boone's Farm Wine product and throw down games of truth or dare have left their mark.
JAKE/ CHARLES/ MYRON - M, 30ish years old. Jake is from Boston and a personal trainer. A go-getter and ready to transform your life. / Charles is from Upstate New York and lives in Brookyn. HE is really into the Brooklyn artisinal scene and just cool as shit. / Myron is an old-fashioned romantic. A jazz trumpet player who pays the bills by playing in the orchestra of Wicked
CECILIA EBERWINE - F, 55 years old. Liz's mohher-in-law. A Southern belle through and through. A sparkplug, but always polite. The boss and never without her pearls. 
BOBBY EBERWINE - M, 55 years old. Liz's father-in-law. Southern A teddy bear. A funny, funny man with a great laugh and a big heart. 
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