Tornado

by  Arlitia Jones

10 Minute Play, Drama  /  2m

Hoping to pick a good team, a man tries to buy his son his first football uniform. 

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  • Cast Size

    Cast Size

    2m
  • Duration

    Duration

    10 minutes
  • Accolades

    Accolades

    Samuel French Off Off Broadway Short Play Festival

Additional Info

Hoping to pick a good team, a man tries to buy his son his first football uniform. 
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Accolades

  • Winner! Samuel French Off Off Broadway Festival. 

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Part of the collection Off Off Broadway Festival Plays 38th Series.

Considerations

Performing Groups

  • Community Theatre
  • Professional Theatre
  • Blackbox / Second Stage /Fringe Groups

Cautions

  • Caution Mild Adult Mild Adult Themes

License details

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

Production

Details

  • Time Period: Contemporary, Present Day
  • Duration: 10 minutes
  • Setting: The play opens in the interior of Jason’s sporting goods store in Seattle, WA. Jason is working at the counter. Shaun is wandering among the racks, sort of lost. He stops and stares at a wall of uniforms. He’s wearing a casual suit. His overall appearance is slightly disheveled. Jason watches him for a few moments before he speaks.
  • Features / Contains: Contemporary Costumes / Street Clothes

Casting

2m
SHAUN LOCKER - 43, a large heavy-set man, 6’5”, professional looking
JASON - late 30s, owner small store that sells sports uniforms
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Cast Attributes

  • All Male

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Authors

Arlitia Jones

Arlitia Jones is a poet, playwright from Anchorage, Alaska. Her short play Tornado was chosen for the 38th Samuel French OOB Short Play Festival and as the 2014 National Award Winner Summer Shorts Festival with City Theatre, Miami, Florida. Come to me, Leopards received a workshop production in 2013 at Cyrano’s Theatre ...

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Presented in the 38th Annual Samuel French Off Off-Broadway Short Play Festival. 

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