Short Play, Comedy / 2m, 1f
Vera tries to overcome her dependence on material goods, and discovers that laughter is the key. Published in the Off Off Broadway Festival Plays, 5th Series
In this short award-winning comedy, Vera tries to overcome her dependence on material goods and discovers that laughter is the key. Vera is a hopeful romantic and comedy fan who lives with her pharmacist boyfriend, Leonard, and her chatty bird, Harpo. When Slats, a comedian, comes into her life, she must decide whether to be loyal to Leonard or to follow her dreams of comedy. A humorous, light-hearted romp through love, Me Too, Then! offers lessons about happiness and being true to yourself.
Published in the Off Off Broadway Festival Plays, 5th Series
- Winner! The Samuel French Off Off Broadway Short Play Festival
- No Special Cautions
- Minimum Fee: $45 per performance
$75 with other plays in collection
- Time Period: 1980s
- Duration: 40 minutes
- Setting: The living room of Vera's apartment, on West 72nd Street in New York City.
- Additional Features: Animal spot, No intermission, Physical Comedy
- Features / Contains: Period Costumes
HARPO - A bird.
VERA - His owner.
SLATS - Vera's potential love interest. A comedian.
LEONARD - Vera's current beau. A Pharmacist.
- Ensemble cast
The character of Harpo is protrayed via sound recording, and is not a live actor.