Are You Sure?
by Sam Bobrick
Full Length Play, Dramatic Comedy / 3m, 3f
"Sam Bobrick has used his considerable experience and dexterity as a playwright to thread the lines between the indefinite categories of reality and fantasy, gamesmanship and seriousness, even between theater and fact." - L.A. Times
"Sam Bobrick has used his considerable experience and dexterity as a playwright to thread the lines between the indefinite categories of reality and fantasy, gamesmanship and seriousness, even between theater and fact." - Los Angeles Times
"A clever and literate theatrical Rubik's cube [...] Pick of the Week." - L.A. Weekly
"A Chinese ring trick [...] Fantastical phantasmagoria." - Drama Logue
"Lucidly crafted." - Hollywood Reporter
- Mild Adult Themes
- Minimum Fee: $90 per performance
- Time Period: Contemporary, Present Day
- Duration: 90 minutes
- Setting: TIME: The present.
PLACE: An elegant library in a well-appointed English home.
- Additional Features: Not Applicable
- Features / Contains: Contemporary Costumes / Street Clothes
- Musical Style: N/A (Not a musical)
DAVID OGDEN - her handsome husband, also in his mid-forties
SIMON ALDEN - Caroline's father, mid-sixties
MARIE - a maid, in her mid-sixties
STEFANIE - Caroline's beautiful daughter, late twenties
CHARLIE BRADSHAW - good looking man in his mid-thirties
- Strong Role for Leading Man (Star Vehicle)
- Strong Role for Leading Woman (Star Vehicle)
Stefanie, the beautiful young daughter, also plays a younger version of Marie, the maid.
Marie, the older maid also plays Caroline's mother (not listed as a character).
Are You Sure? premiered at the Back Alley Theatre in Los Angeles, California in 1983.