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Santa Comes to The King David - Short Play, Dramatic Comedy

Santa Comes to The King David

George Cameron Grant

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Short Play, Dramatic Comedy

1m, 3f

ISBN: 9780874401950

“Overwhelmingly loved by our audiences! 4 X'MAS is a perfect balance between powerful, thought provoking drama and light-hearted comedy!” - Nick Charles and Julie Incorvina, Owners, Stage Door Repertory Theatre, Anaheim, CA. Published in 4 X'MAS, a collection of Holiday one-acts.

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$9.95
: 4 X'mas

Minimum Fee: $45 per performance
$75 with other plays in collection


Description

Short Play

Dramatic Comedy

Fantasy, Christmas/Holiday, Romantic Comedy

30 minutes

Time Period - Contemporary, 1970s

Settings Of Play - The center of the Brooklyn Bridge, represented by a bench; The cafeteria of the king David Nursing Home, represented by a red cloth-covered chair and a Charlie Brown Christmas tree covered with strung pocorn, tinsel, garland, and crowned with a hand made Star of David.

FEATURES / CONTAINS

No intermission, Physical Comedy, Special Effects

Interior Set, Exterior Set, Unit Set/Multiple Settings

Contemporary Costumes / Street Clothes, Fantasy Costumes

CAUTIONS

No Special Cautions

TARGET AUDIENCE

Adult, Senior, Pre-Teen (Age 11 - 13), Teen (Age 14 - 18)

PERFORMANCE GROUP

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

RECOGNITION / AWARDS

Samuel French Off Off Broadway Short Play Festival

A distraught woman saves what she thinks is a bridge leaper in a Santa suit, discovering instead a story of unfulfilled dreams, unconditional devotion, a Kris Kringle who makes annual visits to a Jewish nursing home, and the crazy possibility that two broken hearts can indeed make one whole.

Published in 4 X'MAS, a collection of Holiday one-acts.

“OVERWHELMINGLY LOVED BY OUR AUDIENCES! 4 X'MAS is a perfect balance between powerful, thought provoking drama and light-hearted comedy!” - Nick Charles and Julie Incorvina, Owners, Stage Door Repertory Theatre, Anaheim, CA
SANTA COMES TO THE KNG DAVID, as part of the 4 X'MAS collection of Holiday one-acts, first appeared in its entirety at the Jewel Box Stage of The Workshop Theatre, New York City, in December 2007.
Characters

CASTING

1m, 3f

CASTING ATTRIBUTES

Strong Role for Leading Man (Star Vehicle), Strong Role for Leading Woman (Star Vehicle), Parts for Senior Actors

TIM - middle aged man dressed in a novelty store Santa suit.
MARSHA - middle aged woman in a trench coat and fuzzy slippers.
STELLA - 60s-70s; dressed in a very plain night gown.
NURSE - 20s-50s; in uniform.

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MUSICAL STYLE

N/A (Not a musical)

VOCAL DEMANDS

N/A (Not a musical)

Author
George Cameron Grant

George Cameron Grant

George Cameron Grant is the grandson of Lanarkshire-born Olympian George Guthrie Cameron. He is the internationally produced author of 12 full length plays, dozens of one acts, and countless monologues. His latest full-length, FORTUNE, inspired by the life of Miss Rose Fortune (http://www.RoseFortune.com) appeared last summer at NYC's MITF Festival, to packed houses and standing ovations, and ... view full profile

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