Eight more one-act plays for women

by Elizabeth Everard

Publisher: George Harrap in London

Written in English
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Selected by Elizabeth Everard, director of the International One-Act Play Theatre, editor of "Three prize one-act plays and two others," "Twelve one-act plays," "Three prize one-act plays ()," "Ten one-act plays for women".

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Subjects: One act plays; More like this. Five original, one act plays, written specifically for a small cast of girls - ideal for high school performance / exam work.

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The success of One-Act Plays for Acting Students prompted this follow-up book of twenty-five contemporary short dramas by nationally known playwrights. Each play has a production time of ten to fifteen minutes, yet each script is a complete work — no cuttings.

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Tomlin presented “normal” people just trying to make sense of modern life and showcased her talent as well. #8. A committee of play readers meet in the Green Room to select the plays for a Festival of Poorly-Written Plays.

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