The Dream Crust
by Roger Karshner
Full Length Play, Drama / 3m, 3f, 1boy(s)
"Creates a world that's identifiable and that breathes." - L.A. Herald Examiner
Aman's persistent, agonizing search for personal freedom and the sense of loss between father and son, set against a backdrop of the land-locked Midwest.
Reviews"The play's spirit, its underlying warmth, particularly in the unspoken father son relationship, creates a world that's identifiable and that breathes." - L.A. Herald Examiner
- No Special Cautions
- Minimum Fee: $75 per performance
- Optional Music/Media Fee: $15 per performance
- Time Period: 1930s
- Duration: 90 minutes
- Setting: Rural America. Circa 1930s.
- Additional Features: Not Applicable
- Features / Contains: Period Costumes
- Musical Style: N/A (Not a musical)
Casting3m, 3f, 1boy(s)
BOBBY PORTER HAYNES - Frank's son; a child, age 10; blond, slight, and sensitive
HELEN - Frank's wife, age 40; tall, dark, attractive; sensitive, nervous, self-centered
DUDE HENDERSON - a friend, age 40; short, not good-looking, but much character; coarse, earthy, honest
PEARL - mother-in-law, age 60; tall, stately; very pious, matriarchal, and cool
MERTEEN - sister-in-law, age 45; pious, whiny, and nirritating; a nosy gossip
GALEN - brother-in-law, age 45; weak, a loser; bitter, disgruntled, and hen-pecked
- Roles for Children
- Strong Role for Leading Man (Star Vehicle)
Rural types. Stong mid-western characters.
Music Material Rental Packages
Optional Piano Score Available.
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