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Better

Vince Gatton

10 Minute Play, Dramatic Comedy  /  2f

Two women working along the line of a poultry-processing plant in Arkansas share many things, including their views about personal improvement; but when those views unexpectedly diverge, old cracks break wide open.

Better

by  Vince Gatton

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  • Cast Size
    Cast Size
    2f
  • Duration
    Duration
    10 minutes
  • Audience
    Target Audience
    • Adult
Description
Two women working along the line of a poultry-processing plant in Arkansas share many things, including their views about personal improvement; but when those views unexpectedly diverge, old cracks break wide open. Published in the Off Off Broadway Festival Plays, 43rd Series.

Considerations

Performing Groups
  • College Theatre / Student
  • Professional Theatre
  • Shoestring Budget
  • Blackbox / Second Stage /Fringe Groups
Cautions
  • Strong Language

Licence details

  • Minimum Fee: £30 per performance plus VAT when applicable.

Specifics

Details

  • Time Period: Contemporary, Present Day
  • Duration: 10 minutes
  • Additional Features: No intermission
  • Features / Contains: Contemporary Costumes / Street Clothes

Setting:

A workstation along the production line of a poultry processing plant, somewhere in Arkansas. Present day.

Casting

2f
Cast Attributes
  • All Female
RUTH - A middle-aged white woman who works at the plant
DONNA - A middle-aged white woman who works at the plant

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Authors

Vince Gatton

Vince Gatton is a New York based actor and writer. His short plays have appeared regularly in motolla theatre project’s CHERRY PICKING at the Wild Project, and been produced at the Fine Arts Association in Ohio and the New American Theater in Los Angeles. IN THE WHOLE HISTORY OF HI-Q was a finalist for the Short Playwr ...

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