Play The Game (Ray)
by Kathy Ray
Short Play, Drama / 5m, 5f
A 30-minute awareness play that explores a variety of issues concerning teen dating relationships. The story follows four couples and their friends. Tanya is controlling and emotionally abusive to her boyfriend Jeremy, convincing him that he could never find a girlfriend as good as her. Dacia accide…
Through realistic characters and dialogue, the play shows the power of standing up for your beliefs in choices about sex, the effects of physical and emotional abuse in a dating relationship, the connection between alcohol and date rape, as well as its devastating emotional aftermath, and the importance of talking with each other about expectations and boundaries concerning sex. The play was created in collaboration with a group of high school students and can serve to springboard post-performance discussion with the audience.
- Minimum Fee: $45 per performance
- Features Teens