The Voice Folk

by  Don Nigro

Short Play, Drama  /  1f

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The Voice Folk

by  Don Nigro

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  • Duration


    10 minutes
  • Accolades


    Not Applicable
  • Audience

    Target Audience

    • Adult
    • Senior
    • Teen (Age 14 - 18)

Additional Info

In this very short monologue, Mother Heck, an old woman, speaks sitting before a fire in the cave where she lives by the woods outside Armitage, a small town in the hilly part of east Ohio, warning us never to go in this particular piece of woods alone, because this is where the Voice Folk live. Eerie atmospheric piece. In Barbary Fox & Other Plays.

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Aging, Death, Fairy Tales


Performing Groups

  • High School/Secondary
  • College Theatre / Student
  • Community Theatre
  • Professional Theatre
  • Senior Theatre
  • Shoestring Budget
  • Blackbox / Second Stage /Fringe Groups


  • Caution Mild Adult Mild Adult Themes

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  • Minimum Fee: $45 per performance



  • Time Period: 1910s / WWI
  • Duration: 10 minutes
  • Additional Features: No intermission


  • Musical Style: N/A (Not a musical)


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Cast Attributes

  • All Female
  • Parts for Senior Actors




Don Nigro

Don Nigro is among the most frequently published and widely produced playwrights in the world and has continued to build a deeply interrelated and diverse body of dramatic literature, employing a wide variety of dramatic conventions and styles of presentation. He has written monologues and epics, spare realistic dramas ...

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First presented on 23 June 2011 by Theatre NXS in the Berlin Theatre in Columbia Missouri, with Nora Dietzel, directed by L. R. Hults.

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