The Wedding Play

by  Alexandra Gersten-Vassilaros

Short Play, Dramatic Comedy  /  2f

Originally published in a collection with The Airport Play and The Argument.

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  • Cast Size

    Cast Size

    2f
  • Duration

    Duration

    10 minutes
  • Accolades

    Accolades

    Not Applicable
  • Audience

    Target Audience

    • Adult

Additional Info

A hilarious ten minute one act about two woman in the ladies lounge at a lavish wedding, where they converse, confess, and attempt to survive the intricate social strategem of yet another family celebration.

Originally published in a collection with The Airport Play and The Argument.

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Considerations

Performing Groups

  • College Theatre / Student
  • Community Theatre
  • Professional Theatre
  • Shoestring Budget
  • Blackbox / Second Stage /Fringe Groups

License details

  • Minimum Fee: $45 per performance

Production

Details

  • Time Period: Contemporary
  • Duration: 10 minutes
  • Setting: The women's lounge/bathroom at a hotel-ballroom.
  • Additional Features: No intermission

Casting

2f
RITA - woman in her mid-thirties.
MINDA - Rita's maternal aunt.
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Cast Attributes

  • All Female

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Authors

Alexandra Gersten-Vassilaros

Alexandra Gersten-Vassilaros's playOmnium Gatherum, co-written with Theresa Rebeck was a 2004 Pulitzer Prize Finalist (Humana Festival, Off-Broadway). Alexandra is the author of the new play Mean Time, which has been developed by Juilliard, NYU and the Vineyard Theatre. For her work on her controversial play, The Argum ...

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The Wedding Play premiered at the Herbert Berghof Playwrights Theatre in New York City in June of 2004 under the direction of Amy Wright.

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