Directing Scene Selections F51

SDC List of Scenes for 2019



1.     Breath, Boom by Kia Corthron  Dramatist's play service, Inc.  Scenes 5 & 6, p. 20-26.  Beginning with Shondra: “What makes me mad?”; ending with Prix's line “Jump.”  3 women


2.     Yellow Face by David Henry Hwang. TCG Group, Inc.  p. 66-70.  Beginning with DHH: “Marcus, do you remember the Chinese concept of 'face'?' to  end of play. 2 men, 1 woman + others who play multiple roles.


3.     The Drunken City by Adam Bock.  Samuel French. P. 37-41.  Beginning with Marnie: “Let's get out of here….” To Melissa: “Ok ok. OK!” 3 men,3 women


4.     The Moors by Jen Silverman.  In American Theatre vol. 34 No. 6 July/August 2017.  P. 56-58. Beginning with Emilie: “There you are!” to Agatha:  “You shall enjoy it all immensely.” 3 women


5.     The Baltimore Waltz by Paula Vogel.  Dramatist's Play Service, p. 42-47.  Beginning with Scene 25 Carl: “And as she lay in the bed, sleepless, it swept over her…” to end of scene 28 Harry Lime: “Dance with me my beloved, my sweet.”


6.     Loose Knit by Teresa Rebeck. (publisher name goes here) P. 45-50.  Start with Liz: “Wow, Gina, this is – you been knitting a lot lately, huh?” to  Gina:  “I thought I did.  I don't know, I forgot.”  5 women


7.     Vinegar Tom by Caryl Churchill.  In Churchill: Plays One, Routledge, p. 145-151.  Beginning  with  Susan: “Don't always talk of men.” to end of song “Give me back my body.  I can see myself.” 4 women, 2 men


8.     Polaroid Stories by Naomi Iizuka.(publisher name goes here) p. 57-61.  Beginning with Persephone:  “Man, shut up” to Persephone:  “…tell me all about that shit, I'm all ears.” 2 men, 1 woman.


9.     The Importance of Being Earnest by Oscar Wilde. (publisher name goes here) p. 62 – 66 Beginning with Merriman: “Shall I lay the tea here as usual, Miss?”  to Gwendolyn: “You will call me sister, will you not?” 2 women, 3 men.


10.     Cat on a Hot Tin Roof by Tennesee Williams. New Directioins Paperback. P. 32-38.  Beginning with Brick: “Give me my crutch.” To Mae: “Intermission is over!” 2 women, 1 man.


11.     Grown-Ass Louis by Bruce Walsh.  Pdf.  Whole play.  4 men, 1 woman.