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THE TOWEL LADY
Running time –3 minutes $5.00/script
Set – minimal, some towels, a clothesline, washbasket
1 character 1 older woman – 50s-60s
A woman hangs out her laundry while telling her unusual views on towels - and life.
This is possibly Janet S. Tiger's most produced work, having had numerous productions nationally and internationally. This is also a popular piece for drama contests and auditions.
GET A COLD
Running time –8 minutes $5.00/script
Set – simple, future
1 characters 1 man – older
A man from the future describes the delight he has in the simple pleasure of...getting a cold.
(This monologue has been produced and used successfully in contests.)
’ monologue from TRANSFUSION
Running time – $4..00/script monologue - $!5.00 full-length play
Set – bare stage
1 character 1 man – 40s
A moving expression of a man who is trying to deal with a transfusion from his son - a transfusion that has given him AIDS.
This monologue has been very successful in both state and national competitions, and was performed at Kennedy Center for the President by a Presidential Scholar.
CURSE OF THE DUCHESS
Running time – 15 minutes $8.00/script
Set – minimal - chair, table, lamp
Lighting and sound effects very important
Character - The duchess - in her late 80s, very British
A duchess recounts how a curse changed her life. Touching- a tour de force for an older actress.
Winner - DFAS National 1-Act Playwriting Contest 2nd Place
Produced - Five Flags Theatre, Dubuque, Iowa
Televised - Public Access Cable Channel Iowa
(8-10 min. written for 20s-30s male, but recently won a blue ribbon for a senior female!) Sometimes one moment can change our lives, but this piece shows how that one choice can affect everything.
Honorable Mention 2009 Script Tease Contest of One-acts
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THIS FLIGHT HAS BEEN DELAYED (female 20-)
Set in an airport
Set in an airport (female 40s-50s)
AUDITION PIECE - THE WINNER (female)
Monologue from DON'T YOU CRY FOR ME
Monologue from THE END OF DEATH
More works by Janet S. Tiger will be coming soon - she has a drawer full of over 100 monologues/plays/screenplays/books that are 10-70% completed.