How Many to Tango?

by  Sandra J. Albert

Short Play, Comedy  /  1m, 1f

This is a flirtation as elegant as a dance. A couple who have only talked by phone finally meet.

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How Many to Tango?

by  Sandra J. Albert

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  • Cast Size

    Cast Size

    1m, 1f
  • Duration

    Duration

    30 minutes
  • SubGenre

    Subgenre

    Romantic Comedy
  • Accolades

    Accolades

    Samuel French Off Off Broadway Short Play Festival
  • Suggested Use

    Suggested Use

    • Scene work
    • Competition or audition material
  • Audience

    Target Audience

    • Adult

Additional Info

This is a flirtation as elegant as a dance. A couple who have only talked by phone finally meet. The result is a push-pull mixed with longing, lust and laughter.  Does it have to hurt to feel good?  Do second chances make a difference?

Published in Off Off Broadway Festival Plays, 18th Series.

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Accolades

  • Winner! Samuel French Off Off Broadway Festival

Keywords

Betrayal, Friendship, Love

Considerations

Performing Groups

  • College Theatre / Student
  • Community Theatre
  • Professional Theatre
  • Shoestring Budget
  • Blackbox / Second Stage /Fringe Groups

Cautions

  • Caution Mild Adult Mild Adult Themes

License details

  • Minimum Fee: $45 per performance

Production

Details

  • Time Period: Contemporary, Present Day, 1990s
  • Duration: 30 minutes
  • Setting: A table and two chairs indicating a coffee shop. A living room set with a table, bookcase and couch.
  • Additional Features: No intermission
  • Features / Contains: Contemporary Costumes / Street Clothes

Music

  • Musical Style: N/A (Not a musical)
  • Vocal Demands: N/A (Not a musical)
  • Chorus Size: N/A (Not a musical)

Casting

1m, 1f

FEMALE - 18-35
MALE - 25-40

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Authors

Sandra J. Albert

Sandra J. Albert

First produced at  The Common Basis, NYC.  Directed by Marcia Haufrecht. Subsequently, presented in the 18th Annual Off-Off Broadway Festival.

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