The Best Souvenirs

by  Jules Tasca

Short Play, Comedy  /  2m, 1f

"Good entertainment." - Ashland Daily Tidings.

Jinny has been turning Europe upside down for gewgaws to impress the folks back home. Paul wants to go to museums, not to stores. They separate for the morning to pursue their separate pleasures, lose each other and panic. Jinny goes to the morgue to…

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The Best Souvenirs

by  Jules Tasca

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Jinny has been turning Europe upside down for gewgaws to impress the folks back home. Paul wants to go to museums, not to stores. They separate for the morning to pursue their separate pleasures, lose each other and panic. Jinny goes to the morgue to look for Paul and the hotel manager tells Paul that his wife is at the morgue. Reunited, he extracts a promise from Jinny that there will be no more shopping. Then Paul discovers that Jinny hasn't bought any souvenirs for his side of the family.
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"Good entertainment." - Ashland Daily Tidings.

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  • Minimum Fee: $45 per performance
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Jules Tasca

Jules Tasca has taught playwrighting through I.U.P. at Oxford University in England and he has performed with a Commedia dell'arte group in Central Italy. He is the author of over 125 (full length and one-act) published plays that have been produced in numerous national theaters from the Mark Taper For ...

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