It's a Dog's Life
by John Patrick
Collection / Anthology, Comedy / 2m, 1f
One-act comedies by John Patrick. Includes The Gift, CoIncidence, and The Divorce.
The Gift: When a couple receive news that they are to receive an inheritance they are all aflutter until their legacy turns out to be a small dog named King Kong. It turns out, though, that the dog's collar is encrusted with diamonds.
CoIncidence: Prudence keeps a dog in a luxury New York apartment, which is against her lease. Her efforts to breed the dog and stay out of trouble form the core of this farce.
The Divorce: Adam and Peggy are getting a divorce. Of course, it is their dog who eventually reconciles them.
- Minimum Fee: $45 per performance
$75 with companion piece
- Expandable casting
Parts for as many as 6 men and 3 women