Description : A collection of one-act plays to inspire theatre actors, forensics students and oral interpreters. Things You Should Know About Flying by Kennon Dell & Christopher Scarpo (1M drama) While sharing at an AA meeting, a young man describes his journey to fatherhood and the roots of his addiction. Sit. Stay. Okay. by Craig Shafer (1M drama) A modern retelling of the classic boy and his dog story. A young man introduces Houston, his loyal and fearless companion. Twist by Cora Sorenson (1F drama) Girl meets boy. Boy cheats. Girl gets even. Beauty Mark by Craig Shafer (1M drama) Using both humor and pathos, a teenage boy relates his coming out experiences and, ultimately, the unexpected things that make him special. Rivers of Babylon by Carl Sasoon (1M drama) Meet Tigger, a wannabe gangster. After witnessing a brutal hate crime, he shares his surprising truth and the path that got him to this point.
Description : A compilation of new and selected one-act plays from Fast Horse Drama. Includes the new plays: Hair by Cathleen Sakamai (1M/drama): a modern retelling of the classic Rapunzel tale, told from the perspective of her male suitor. The Terrible Thing that Happened at the Seashore by Cora Sorenson (1F/drama): Sorenson's new play is a study in magical realism theatre. A woman designs found art by the ocean but her life is quite different from how it may seem. Magnolias by Jared Botticelli (1M/drama): A riveting solo performer play detailing one man's dark obsession with his wife and the lengths he will go to maintain perfection. The collection also includes 13 previously published Fast Horse Plays. Each has been edited, revised and updated for this volume and includes a playwright's note with thoughts from each writer on their work. Plays included are: All the Stars Burned Black for Dumbo by Jared Botticelli, Small Mercies by Cora Sorenson, Here in this House by Cora Sorenson, Rants by Christopher Scarpo, Varias Versiones de la Muerte by Carl Sasoon, Big Mac, Large Fries & A Strawberry Shake by Jared Botticelli, Painting Fires by Cole Sutterland, Things You Should Know About Flying by Christopher Scarpo and Kennon Dell, Sessions by Chris Silver, Keep Them Talking by Craig Shafer, Hydrophobia by Brian Costings, How to Write A Fairytale by Cora Sorenson and Beauty Mark by Craig Shafer.