Making the Call

by  Jane Martin

10 Minute Play, Dark Comedy  /  1m, 1f

When a secret serviceman comes to Elizabeth’s door, he makes her an offer that she never imagined. She debates on her decision and just when she believes she has figured it out, he turns the tables yet again.

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Making the Call

by  Jane Martin

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  • Cast Size

    Cast Size

    1m, 1f
  • Duration

    Duration

    10 minutes
  • Suggested Use

    Suggested Use

    • Scene work
    • Competition or audition material
  • Audience

    Target Audience

    • Adult
    • Senior
    • Teen (Age 14 - 18)

Additional Info

When a secret serviceman comes to Elizabeth’s door, he makes her an offer that she never imagined. She debates on her decision and just when she believes she has figured it out, he turns the tables yet again.

Published in Ten Minute Plays from the Actors Theatre of Louisville, Vol. 4.

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Considerations

Performing Groups

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

Cautions

  • Caution Mild Adult Mild Adult Themes

License details

  • Minimum Fee: $45 per performance

Production

Details

  • Time Period: Present Day
  • Duration: 10 minutes
  • Setting: An apartment or condo
  • Features / Contains: Contemporary Costumes / Street Clothes

Casting

1m, 1f
ELIZABETH – a woman in her late 20s or 30s
PARKER
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Cast Attributes

  • Non-Traditional casting
  • Strong Role for Leading Woman (Star Vehicle)

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Authors

Jane Martin

Jane Martin, a Kentuckian, first came to national attention for Talking With, a collection of monologues premiering in Actors Theatre of Louisville’s 1982 Humana Festival of New American Plays. Since its New York premiere at Manhattan Theatre Club in 1982, Talking With has been performed around the world, winning the B ...

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