Collection / Anthology
Farce, Christmas/Holiday, Period
120 minutes (2 hours)
Time Period - 1970s
Settings Of Play - Please see individual titles for settings.
FEATURES / CONTAINS
Interior Set, Bare Stage/Simple Set
Contemporary Costumes / Street Clothes, Period Costumes
Mild Adult Themes
Appropriate for all audiences
Elementary School / Primary, Jr High/Primary, High School/Secondary, College Theatre / Student, Community Theatre, Professional Theatre, Reader's Theatre, Shoestring Budget, Blackbox / Second Stage /Fringe Groups
An eclectic anthology of one-act plays by author Jason Milligan.
Various genres are covered among the five plays included, all with simple sets and easy to produce:
RITUALS - a realistic and heartfelt reaction to 9/11.
ONE-WAY STREET - a gritty and street-wise drama about corrupt cops.
PAUL'S GHOST - a period piece set in 1969, eccentrically whimsical and based on the Beatles' "Paul is Dead" hoax.
THE FIRE-BREATHING LADY AND THE SUGARPLUM FAIRY - a broad comic farce set during the holidays with some fun roles for children.
KEY LIME PIE - a Southern comedy about two eccentric sisters.
RITUALS was originally commissioned by Primary Stages Company in New York City and presented in 2002.
ONE-WAY STREET was originally presented by the Grace Players in Hollywood at the Egyptian Arena Theatre in 1995.
PAUL'S GHOST was originally presented as a staged reading at the George Street Playhouse in 1985.
THE FIRE-BREATHING LADY AND THE SUGARPLUM FAIRY was originally presented as a staged reading by the Grace Players in Hollywood at the Egyptian Arena Theatre in 1995.