This page has photos
and info on the TRANSFUSION trilogy - three plays by Janet S. Tiger
This page has photos
and info on the TRANSFUSION trilogy - three plays by Janet S. Tiger that
can be performed using the same actors on two consecutive nights.
The three plays in this trilogy were completed with a COMBO-NEA Grant. They are:
TRANSFUSION - full-length on one night
OH SUSANNAH -one-act
DON'T YOU CRY FOR ME- one-act
together on the following evening.
The characters are two men, one older, one younger and
two women, one older, one younger.
A variety of accents used: Southern, Russian, American
TRANSFUSION set is simple, the one-acts require living room decor.
All three plays have been produced, but never together as I have
planned. For more info, scroll down.
Running time – 1hour 25 minutes $15.00/script
Set – Very simple
Characters - 2 men -20s, 50s 1 woman- 30s
Strong language. Not for younger audiences.
In the 1980s, a Mid-Western family faces a medical issue threatens to tear the family apart.
Produced San Diego, CA Lyceum Theatre
TRANSFUSION was completed with a COMBO-NEA grant
and is part of a trilogy which includes the two one-acts, OH, SUSANNAH, DON'T YOU CRY FOR ME
OH, SUSANNAH by Janet S. Tiger
Running time – 15 minutes $10.00/script Set – Midwest middle-class living room 2 characters 1 man – Russian accent, 70s 1 woman- American, 70s
This play was completed with funds from a COMBO-NEA Grant.
Produced - Vintage Theatre, San Diego, CA 1993
- Dorset Theater, Vermont 2005
(which is also producing THE TOWEL LADY in March/April 2012 - more info, click here)
Susannah returns from her husband's funeral to find a suitor at her doorstep.
DON’T YOU CRY FOR ME
Running time – 35 minutes $10.00/script Time- 1966 Late summer evening of a very hot day, almost dusk Set – Sitting room in a gracoious house in a rural Atlanta suburb Characters - 2 men, 2 women all with Southern accents The death of his father - and an unusual request in the will - leads a young man to deal with major issues in his life, and his family, in a very Southern finale. Strong language
Award -Fritz Blitz of New Plays Produced- The Seventh Annual Fritz Blitz of New Plays, San Diego, CA
This play is part of the TRANSFUSION trilogy. (The other is OH, SUSANNAH) There is a discount if all three plays in the trilogy are purchased at the same time.
Copyright 2005 Janet S. Tiger. All rights reserved.