Icarus All Over Again
by Gary Rucker, Brad Gordon
Full Length Play, Comedy / 9m, 7f
It is the story of Jesse Baxter who wants only one thing: to take Brittany Farnsworth, the most popular, gorgeous girl in the school to the prom. Following loosely the legend of Icarus, the boy, ignoring advice from his guardian angel, coach and friends, races blindly to the sun and tries to be the Casanova.
- Minimum Fee: $75 per performance
- Time Period: Present Day
- Duration: 60 minutes (1 hour)
- Features / Contains: Contemporary Costumes / Street Clothes
- Musical Style: N/A (Not a musical)
- Vocal Demands: N/A (Not a musical)
- Chorus Size: N/A (Not a musical)
VALERIE BAXTER - Jesse's mother. She always knows best. but Jesse doesn't always listen.
ROD - A man who dresses, looks like, and acts like Rod Serling.
BRITTANY FARNSWORTH - The most popular and beautiful girl in school. She is stuck up, and has had many boyfriends. She is also Jesse's dream girl.
MICK FORREST - The big, bad, bully boyfriend of Brittany that Jesse tries to avoid.
DEXTER - Jesse's extremely unusual best friend.
CYNTHIA - A figment of Dexter's imagination.
GIRL #1, GIRL #2, GIRL #3 - Three girls that go to Jesse's high school.
POLICEMAN - A police officer that patrols near Jesse's school.
COACH - A friendly guidance counselor that gives Jesse advice.
ED - A man that looks like Ed McMahon and likes to give away money
DEXTER DOUBLE #1 AND DEXTER DOUBLE #2 - Used to make Dexter's character more unusual by creating mysterious illusions.
TIFFANY WADSWORTH - A later dream girl of Jesse's.
EXTRAS - Used for school scenes and the prom scene
- Room for Extras
Dexter Double #1 and Dexter Double # 2 are two guys that are identical to the real Dexter, not two separate characters.