Comedy. By Eddie Zipperer.
Cast: 13m., 8w., 3 either gender. May be doubled to as few as 3m., 2w., 3 either gender. Atlas, arguing monkeys, a real estate angel, Sherlock Holmes, and even a golfing God show up in this surreal collection of short comedies. Weight of the World. Atlas discovers the world may not need as much help as he thought. The Banana Trial. JoJo and Millie, two laboratory orangutans, attempt to solve a problem in hopes of receiving a banana. Wine, Candles & Anthrax. Drew is uncomfortable having to go to his unstable ex-girlfriend's house to retrieve his iPod, and he realizes he was right to be afraid when an anthrax scare causes the two to be trapped in quarantine together. Heroes of Literature & the Caveman. In hopes of impressing Joanne, Barry, a literary snob, throws a party where everyone must be in character as a character from literature. Veronica's Test of Worthiness. Billy tries to cut his girlfriend loose by introducing her to his dysfunctional family. Credit Check. While a married couple checks out real estate in the afterlife, they argue over whether or not death is the right time to part. Simple sets. Approximate running time: 60 minutes.