The Dying Breed

by  Thomas Higgins

Short Play, Comedy  /  1m, 1f

Mark and Paula have had a rather morbid history with pets—the pedigree is long and there are no survivors.

Read more +

The Dying Breed

by  Thomas Higgins

License Estimator

Use this tool for cost estimates based on your specific needs.

  • Cast Size

    Cast Size

    1m, 1f
  • Accolades

    Accolades

    Samuel French Off Off Broadway Short Play Festival

Additional Info

Mark and Paula have had a rather morbid history with pets—the pedigree is long and there are no survivors—but when it's revealed exactly why they've been so intent on owning an animal and what happened to their most recent one, they learn something about their own breed that may be too painful to bear.

Published in Off Off Broadway Festival Plays, 33rd Series.

Read more +

Accolades

  • Winner! Samuel French Off Off Broadway Festival

Considerations

License details

  • Minimum Fee: $45 per performance

Production

Casting

1m, 1f
See all +

More

Authors

Thomas Higgins

Thomas Higgins is the author of many short plays, including The Blasphemy Tree (Naked Angels Lab), The Family Dungeon (Columbia Arts Initiative), The Home Front (Columbia University Arts Initiative), and The Wild Life (Source Theatre in DC this summe ...

View full profile

Now Playing

Community Experiences