Wings (Barnes)

by  Linda Barnes

Short Play, Comedy  /  11boy(s) or girl(s)

This innovative author has shown rare imagination and insight in providing an excellent opportunity for ensemble acting, plus plenty of room for improvisation and creative directing. The plot considers the serious conflict of dreams and reality in a light, modern way...

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Wings (Barnes)

by  Linda Barnes

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  • Cast Size

    Cast Size

    11boy(s) or girl(s)
  • Audience

    Target Audience

    • Appropriate for all audiences

Additional Info

This innovative author has shown rare imagination and insight in providing an excellent opportunity for ensemble acting, plus plenty of room for improvisation and creative directing. The plot considers the serious conflict of dreams and reality in a light, modern way. Through a series of vignettes, the viewer sees the familiar, limiting faces of people and institutions seeking to blot out the beautiful dreams of youth.

Winner, time after time, of play contests - local, regional and state.

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Keywords

Adolescence

Considerations

Performing Groups

  • Jr High/Primary
  • High School/Secondary
  • Community Theatre

License details

  • Minimum Fee: $45 per performance

Production

Details

  • Time Period: Not Applicable
  • Setting: A tree top. 

Music

  • Musical Style: N/A (Not a musical)
  • Vocal Demands: N/A (Not a musical)
  • Chorus Size: N/A (Not a musical)

Casting

11boy(s) or girl(s)

MAMA
PAPA
CROWD (CHORUS)
KID
DAUGHTER
MOTHER
SON
FATHER
GIRL
TEACHER
STUDENTS
BOY
COUNSELLORS
SPEAKER

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Cast Attributes

  • Reduced casting (Doubling Possible)
  • Flexible casting
  • Roles for Children
  • Room for Extras

Casting Notes

The characters in the play may be played singly or parts may be doubled, as desired. 

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Authors

Linda Barnes

Linda Barnes was born and raised in Detroit, and graduated cum laude from the School of Fine and Applied Arts at Boston University. She went on to become a drama teacher and director at Chelmsford and Lexington, Massachusetts schools. While teaching drama, Barnes wrote two plays, the award-winning ...

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