Women and War (One-Act)

Women and War (One-Act)

by: Jack Hilton Cunningham

by: Jack Hilton Cunningham

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Women and War (One-Act)

Women and War (One-Act)

by: Jack Hilton Cunningham

by: Jack Hilton Cunningham

Overview

Weaving together key narratives from the popular title, Women and War, this one act collection is perfect for high school and college performances. Through correspondence and monologues, in the style of reader’s theater, Women and War: A One Act Play is a short selection of fictional stories based on historical fact, told by generations of Americans impacted by conflict from The Great War to the War in Afghanistan. From housewife to worker, young bride to nurse, mother to widow, and now, young woman to soldier, these are tales of sacrifice, love, determination and hope told by those who bravely persevere on the home front and on the battlefield.

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Cautions

  • Caution Mild Adult Mild Adult Themes

Details

  • Genre: Docudrama/Historic
  • Time Period: Contemporary, 1970s, 1960s, 1950s, 1940s / WWII, 1910s / WWI
  • Cast Attributes: Ensemble cast, Non-Traditional casting, Expandable casting, Flexible casting, Room for Extras
  • Target Audience: Adult, Pre-Teen (Age 11 - 13), Teen (Age 14 - 18)

Authors

Jack Hilton Cunningham

Jack Hilton Cunningham is a playwright and an MFA graduate in Theatre Design from Brooklyn College in 1968. He has designed scenery and costumes for opera and theatre in educational, regional, and Off- as well as Off-Off Broadway in New York City. His first play,

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