Brace Yourself

by  Greg Cummings

10 Minute Play, Comedy  /  1m, 1f

Two twelve year olds discover that kissing while wearing braces is painful, but treatable.

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Brace Yourself

by  Greg Cummings

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  • Cast Size

    Cast Size

    1m, 1f
  • Duration

    Duration

    10 minutes
  • SubGenre

    Subgenre

    Romantic Comedy
  • Accolades

    Accolades

    Not Applicable
  • Audience

    Target Audience

    • Appropriate for all audiences
    • Pre-Teen (Age 11 - 13)
    • Teen (Age 14 - 18)

Considerations

Performing Groups

  • High School/Secondary
  • Community Theatre
  • Shoestring Budget

Cautions

  • No Special Cautions

License details

  • Minimum Fee: $45 per performance
    $75 with other plays in collection

Production

Details

  • Time Period: Contemporary, Present Day
  • Duration: 10 minutes
  • Setting: School lunch bench or table.
  • Additional Features: No intermission
  • Features / Contains: Contemporary Costumes / Street Clothes

Music

  • Musical Style: N/A (Not a musical)
  • Vocal Demands: N/A (Not a musical)
  • Chorus Size: No Chorus

Casting

1m, 1f
TEDDY - 12
SOOKI - 12
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Cast Attributes

  • Features Teens

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Authors

Greg Cummings

Greg Cummings is a veteran playwright, teacher, director, and arts administrator. He is a member of Dramatists Guild. Mr. Cummings has been the recipient of a number of playwriting awards, including a five-year playwriting fellowship from The Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation in which he travelled the east coast helpin ...

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Brace Yourself premiered as part of Kiss, Then Tell at the La Jolla Country Day School in La Jolla, California on Friday, February 5, 1999. The production was directed by Greg Cummings, who wrote the play as a result of a year-long playwriting residency funded by The Panta Rhea Foundation.

Two twelve year olds discover that kissing while wearing braces is painful, but treatable. Published in Kiss, Then Tell.

1999 - Keith B. Jones Black Box Theatre - La Jolla Country Day School (CA)

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