Cameras

by  Jon Jory

10 Minute Play, Drama  /  4m, 3f, 6m or f

As six photographers describe their art, their photos come to life, and the repercussions of being the photographer behind the camera are presented when one woman describes watching a man die as a photographer took photos.

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  • Cast Size

    Cast Size

    4m, 3f, 6m or f
  • Duration

    Duration

    10 minutes
  • SubGenre

    Subgenre

    Experimental
  • Suggested Use

    Suggested Use

    • Monologues
    • Competition or audition material
  • Audience

    Target Audience

    • Adult

Additional Info

As six photographers describe their art, their photos come to life, and the repercussions of being the photographer behind the camera are presented when one woman describes watching a man die as a photographer took photos.

Published in Ten Minute Plays from Actors Theatre of Louisville, Vol. 1.

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Keywords

Current Events, Death

Considerations

Performing Groups

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

Cautions

  • Caution Intense Adult Intense Adult Themes
  • Caution Strong Language Strong Language
  • Caution Mild Adult Mild Adult Themes

License details

  • Minimum Fee: $45 per performance

Production

Details

  • Time Period: Contemporary
  • Duration: 10 minutes
  • Setting: the stage
  • Features / Contains: Contemporary Costumes / Street Clothes

Casting

4m, 3f, 6m or f
SIX PHOTOGRAPHERS
PERSON WITH ROSES
DANCERS IN EVENING DRESS
MALE STRIPPER
MAN WITH DROP CLOTH AND GUN
PREGNANT WOMAN
YOUNG WOMAN
MAN WITH WATER PISTOL
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Cast Attributes

  • Ensemble cast
  • Reduced casting (Doubling Possible)

Casting Notes

The photographers may be played by any combination of men and women

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Authors

Jon Jory

Jon Jory. As the Producing Director at Actors Theatre of Louisville, Jon Jory directed over 125 plays and produced over 1,000 during his 32-year tenure. He conceived the internationally lauded Humana Festival of New American Plays, the SHORTS Festival, and the Brown-Forman Classics-in-Context Festival. He was also the ...

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