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Straight

Straight

By Scott Elmegreen and Drew Fornarola.

Product Code: S2J000

  • Full-length Play
  • Comedy | Drama
  • Cast size: 2m., 1w.

Rights and availability
This title can be licensed and sold throughout the World.

* Please note the royalty rate listed is the minimum royalty rate per performance. The actual royalty rate will be determined upon completion of a royalty application.

$10.95 /script

Min. Royalty Rate: $100/perf

In stock

Synopsis

Meet Ben. Ben is a 26-year-old investment banker. Ben likes beer, sports and Emily … and Chris. Straight is a provocative new play that deals with fidelity, sexuality and identity in "post-equality" America. Funny, sad, sexy and surprising, this three-character drama takes a hard look at the moral complex of a generation that prides itself on the pretense of acceptance.

Details

  • Status

    In stock

  • Type of Show Full-length Play
  • Product Code S2J000
  • Cast Size 3
  • Min. Royalty Rate $100/perf
  • Cost $10.95
  • Approx. Run Time 90 min

Categories

  • Target Audience College and Adult | Senior Adults
  • Performing Group College Theatre | Community Theatre | Professional Theatre | Senior Theatre | Touring Group | Dinner Theatre
  • Genre Comedy | Drama
  • ISBN(13) 9781619591011
* Please note the royalty rate listed is the minimum royalty rate per performance. The actual royalty rate will be determined upon completion of a royalty application.

Media Reviews

"A candid, sex-filled bromance." -Gay City News

"A charged piece that showcases why labels still matter, even in 2016." -Out Magazine

"A fun, smart take on modern love." -Forbes

"A revolution of expectations. One's own. One's friends'. And society's." -The Huffington Post

"A smart, bracing production brimming with clever wisecracks [and] some thought-provoking observations on sexual identity." -The New York Times

"A tender exploration of the pros and cons of being bisexual in a contemporary society that often insists you can only be one or the other." -The Observer

"At its heart, Straight really isn't about what we are or even what we want to be. After all, no one can choose what they are. All we can choose is what we do about it, how we act once we know." -The Huffington Post

"Savvy, enthralling … a first-rate comic drama … a complex love story of sorts, fraught with lust and duplicity." -Gay City News

"An unexpectedly potent spin on what many might consider (perhaps rightly) a superannuated genre." -Talkin' Broadway

"Straight smacks us in the head and the heart." -Talkin' Broadway

"Surprisingly intricate and compelling … a creative and thought-provoking play." -Talkin' Broadway

Production Map

Location City State Opens Closes
Triangle Productions! Portland Oregon 2/7/2018 3/2/2018
5th Wall Productions Englewood Colorado 2/9/2017 7/23/2017
The Laboratory Theater of Florida Fort Myers Florida 1/5/2018 1/20/2018
Triangle Productions Portland Oregon 2/7/2018 3/2/2018