by Valerie Smith, Michael Bigelow Dixon
10 Minute Play, Comedy / 2m, 2f
This ten-minute opera bouffe shows what can happen when an ex-girlfriend meeting her ex-boyfriend brings along her new fiance, who happens to be narcoleptic.
This ten-minute opera bouffe shows what can happen when an ex-girlfriend meeting her ex-boyfriend brings along her new fiance, who happens to be narcoleptic. As an aria from Pagliacci fills the restaurant, violence from the opera spills onto the stage.
Can the flame of passion ever be extinguished?
- Mild Adult Themes
- Open Flame
- Minimum Fee: $45 per performance
- Time Period: Present Day
- Duration: 10 minutes
- Setting: An opera-themed restaurant, romantic but loud.
- Additional Features: Physical Comedy, Stage Combat
- Features / Contains: Contemporary Costumes / Street Clothes
- Musical Style: N/A (Not a musical)
LAUREL – “waitress from Hell”
KAREN – dressed for success
DUNCAN – tries very hard
- Non-Traditional casting
- Flexible casting