Class Dismissed

by  Craig J. Nevius

Full Length Play, Dramatic Comedy  /  13m, 12f

A 19 year old high school graduate wrote this wonderful play about an English teacher who is frustrated with his students' lackadaisical approach to their education and takes severe measures: he holds his toughest students hostage in his classroom. They are an egocentric jock, the obnoxious class cl…

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Class Dismissed

by  Craig J. Nevius

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  • Cast Size

    Cast Size

    13m, 12f
  • Audience

    Target Audience

    • Appropriate for all audiences
    • Teen (Age 14 - 18)

Additional Info

An 18 year old high school student wrote this wonderful play about an English teacher who is frustrated with his students' lackadaisical approach to their education and takes severe measures: he holds his toughest students hostage in his classroom. They are an egocentric jock, the obnoxious class clown, the sensitive male and female intellectuals and the flippant prom queen. The lesson they learn is not about English but about life.

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Performing Groups

  • High School/Secondary
  • College Theatre / Student
  • Community Theatre

License details

  • Minimum Fee: $75 per performance

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  • Setting:

    A high school classromm and hallway.

  • Features / Contains: Contemporary Costumes / Street Clothes

Casting

13m, 12f
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Craig J. Nevius

Craig J. Nevius is a Chicago-born playwright who attended Carnegie-Mellon University in Pittsburgh. His plays include Where the Heart Is, The Men's Room, and Class Dismissed, which he wrote and directed while still in high school. Mr. Nevius is also a producer, screenwriter, and reality show director. He was nom ...

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