Best All 'Round
Full Length Play, Comedy / 3f
A teenage high school senior, Michael Lee, struggles with homework, dating, her reputation and her self-esteem along side her best friend, Nickie. Best All 'Round is a story about growing up in Texas, circa 1958.
A teenage high school senior, Michael Lee, struggles with homework, dating, her reputation and her self-esteem along side her best friend, Nickie. Michael's precocious eleven-year-old sister, Kay, attempts to help her solve her dilemmas with the simple wisdom of prepubescent innocence and common sense. Best All 'Round is a story about growing up in Texas, circa 1958.
"Sheiness has come up with a funny and terribly touching symbol of adolescent innocents,'50s style" - Marilyn Stasio, New York Post
- No Special Cautions
- Minimum Fee: $90 per performance
- Time Period: 1950s
- Duration: 120 minutes (2 hours)
South Texas, 1958. Michael Lee's bedroom.
The refreshment stand in the high school gym.
- Additional Features: Not Applicable
- Features / Contains: Period Costumes
- Musical Style: N/A (Not a musical)
- Vocal Demands: N/A (Not a musical)
- Chorus Size: N/A (Not a musical)
MICHAEL LEE GOODMAN - 17 years old
SUSAN NICKIE - 17 years old
KAY GOODMAN - 11 years old
ROSY’S VOICE - 18 years old
- All Female
- Ensemble cast
- Roles for Teens
- Roles for Children
Two teenagers, one preteen, one off stage voice - all female
Best All 'Round was first presented Off-Broadway by The Prism Theater at the Perry Street Theater in New York City. It was directed by Stephen Stewart-James.