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Best Student One Acts: Volume 4

Best Student One Acts: Volume 4

Edited by Lauren Friesen. Written by Virginia Coates, Alison Fields, Tom Gannon, Graham Gordy, James Hilburn, Jon McGovern, Leonora B. Rianda and Walter Wykes.

Product Code: B85000

  • Collection
  • Comedy | Drama

Rights and availability
Please note: The titles in this collection must be licensed through the collection book itself. None of the titles within have a separate playbook.

* 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.

$25.95 /book

Min. Royalty Rate: $40/perf

In stock

Synopsis

This collection presents the winners of the 1999 Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival one-act play competition, selected from the eight ACTF designated regions of the country.

Details

  • Status

    In stock

  • Type of Show Collection
  • Product Code B85000
  • Pages 254
  • Min. Royalty Rate $40/perf
  • Cost $25.95

Categories

  • Target Audience College and Adult
  • Performing Group College Theatre
  • Genre Comedy | Drama
  • ISBN(13) 9780871299123
* 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.

Included Titles

Adult American Males By Graham Gordy.

Four all-American, hard-drinking, tough-talking guys take their annual weekend trip in the mountains. Tensions climb as old arguments and jealousies resurface.

  • Product Code: A92000
  • Genre: Drama
  • Cast Size: 4m.
  • Approx. Run Time: 40 minutes

License Available:
Through Collection

All Things Being Equal By Leonora B. Rianda.

A struggling writer kills her boss and is shocked when his corpse starts having a conversation with her.

  • Product Code: A93000
  • Genre: Drama
  • Cast Size: 1m., 2w.
  • Approx. Run Time: 20 minutes

License Available:
Through Collection

Alter Egos By Jon McGovern.

This one-man show has the actor playing nine outlandish characters of various genders and ethnicities

  • Product Code: A90000
  • Genre: Comedy
  • Cast Size: 1m.
  • Approx. Run Time: 40 minutes

License Available:
Through Collection

April By Alison Fields.

Eve recalls her old relationships and struggles with committing to her current boyfriend.

  • Product Code: A91000
  • Genre: Drama
  • Cast Size: 4m., 2w.
  • Approx. Run Time: 45 minutes

License Available:
Through Collection

The Father Clock By Walter Wykes.

Two actors and a stage manager attempt to pull a show together after their director disappears, but keep getting distracted by the notes in the prompt book.

  • Product Code: F75000
  • Genre: Comedy|Drama
  • Cast Size: 2m., 1w.
  • Approx. Run Time: 30 minutes

License Available:
Through Collection

Good Business By Tom Gannon.

Two criminals in Detroit plan their next heist, only to realize they're the ones who have been swindled.

  • Product Code: G71000
  • Genre: Comedy
  • Cast Size: 2m.
  • Approx. Run Time: 30 minutes

License Available:
Through Collection

Julia By Virginia Coates.

Two men meet in a hospital waiting room. One has just learned that his baby has died, the other is waiting for his to be born.

  • Product Code: J36000
  • Genre: Drama
  • Cast Size: 2m.
  • Approx. Run Time: 10 minutes

License Available:
Through Collection

Upright By James Hilburn.

Two homeless men find themselves in trouble when one of them steals from a local drug dealer.

  • Product Code: U26000
  • Genre: Drama
  • Cast Size: 3m.
  • Approx. Run Time: 20 minutes

License Available:
Through Collection

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