Jack in the Box

by  Don Nigro

Monologues, Dark Comedy  /  1m

NOTICE: Please be advised, this title is being made available now in manuscript form prior to its publication.

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Jack in the Box

by  Don Nigro

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  • Cast Size

    Cast Size

    1m
  • Duration

    Duration

    10 minutes
  • Accolades

    Accolades

    Not Applicable
  • Audience

    Target Audience

    • Adult
    • Teen (Age 14 - 18)

Additional Info

Jack is trapped in a box with a spring up his backside, forced to listen to "Pop Goes The Weasel" over and over again and then pop out when that loathsome child Madge cranks the crank. How did he get in this mess? He is a very, very bitter fellow, in a very funny, grotesque and dark little play.

Published in Stella Rose & Other Plays.

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Considerations

Performing Groups

  • College Theatre / Student
  • Community Theatre
  • Professional Theatre
  • Shoestring Budget
  • Blackbox / Second Stage /Fringe Groups

Cautions

  • Caution Mild Adult Mild Adult Themes

License details

  • Minimum Fee: $45 per performance

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  • Time Period: Not Applicable
  • Duration: 10 minutes
  • Additional Features: No intermission, Play w/ Music

Music

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

Casting

1m
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Cast Attributes

  • All Male

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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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