Me, Vashya

by  Tennessee Williams

Short Play, Melodrama  /  4m, 1f, 1m or f

A part of the collection The Magic Tower and Other One-Act Plays

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  • Cast Size

    Cast Size

    4m, 1f, 1m or f
  • Duration

    Duration

    30 minutes

Additional Info

Things can't get much screwier than this tale of woe! The hero is more like a heroine and vice versa. Our female villain is also masquerading as...well a villain. The children run wild, the teacher runs for his life and school superintendent runs everyone crazy, and everyone is bored of education. A real gender bender that's not so tender set in Wachita, Kansas. 

A part of the collection The Magic Tower and Other One-Act Plays

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Considerations

Performing Groups

  • College Theatre / Student
  • Professional Theatre
  • Blackbox / Second Stage /Fringe Groups

License details

  • Minimum Fee: $45 per performance
    Minimum Fee: $45 per performance
    $75 with companion piece

Production

Details

  • Duration: 30 minutes
  • Setting: The study or library in the home of Sir Vashya Shontine.

Casting

4m, 1f, 1m or f
VASHYA SHONTINE
PHILLIP - a servant
DR. FRELICH
LADY SHONTINE
LADY HUNTINGTON
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Tennessee Williams

Tennessee Williams (1911-1983) explores passion with daring honesty, and forged a poetic theatre of raw psychological insight that shattered conventional proprieties and transformed the American stage. The autobiographical The Glass Menagerie brought what Mr. Williams called “the catastrophe of success,” a success capp ...

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Me, Vashya premiered at the Washington University of St. Louis in St. Louis, MO in February 2004 under the direction of Henry I. Schvey.

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