by Joe Calarco
Full Length Play, Drama / 5m, 2f, 3m or f
From the collection Signature in Schools Vol. I. Signature in the Schools uses theater to open the minds and broaden the viewpoints of local teens while engaging them in a positive creative experience.
- Minimum Fee: $45 per performance
- Time Period: New Millennium/21st Century, 1990s, Greek; Roman & Biblical
- Setting: The suburbs of an American city: March 2003
Basra, Iraq: March 2003
Basra, Iraq: February 1991
Sumer: 3000 BCE
Casting5m, 2f, 3m or f
RASHA - 16 y.o. Iraqi girl. Smart. Passionate. A dreamer.
RAQIM - 16 y.o. Iraqi boy. Smart. Focused. A true believer.
FAHAD - 16 y.o. Iraqi boy. Goes where the wind takes him.
CYNTHIA - 16 y.o. American girl. Way too smart for her own good.
DANIEL - 16 y.o. American boy. Struggling but working on it.
MR. REKERS - Early 40s. Daniels father. Was blinded during Desert Storm. Trying to make it work against the odds.
DANCERS - Can be done with as many as you like but no fewer than three. They re-enact the stories told throughout the play. The style of these presentations should be very theatrical.
Live musicians can be used if you have that option.
- Features Teens