The End of 'I'
Short Play, Dark Comedy / 2m, 1f
Jerome started having intimations of mortality when his motorcycling buddy was killed in an accident. The reality of death weighs on him like an anchor dragging him into madness. Only two things can calm him: racing like the wind on his motorcycle and lying in his loving wife's arms. She is getting …
particularly when he suggests that they visualize death together. Funny, morbid, true, this play is a favorite of college theater departments.
Reviews"The meaning of life in an intricate web of obsession, strength and love." -Bernard Parry, review of Priestley Center for the Arts production, UK
- No Special Cautions
- Minimum Fee: $45 per performance
$75 with other plays in collection
- Time Period: Contemporary, Present Day
- Duration: 30 minutes
- Setting: Composite set representing a mountaintop, a bedroom, and a city street.
- Additional Features: Not Applicable
- Features / Contains: Contemporary Costumes / Street Clothes
- Musical Style: N/A (Not a musical)
- Chorus Size: No Chorus
ALICE - late 30s
CURTIS - late 30s
- Non-Traditional casting
- Multicultural casting