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27 Wagons Full of Cotton and Other Plays

One Acts, Short Play Collection
ISBN-13: 978-0-8112-0225-1

MIN. PERFORMANCE FEE: $40 or $55 per performance for each play.
THE STORIES: 27 Wagons Full of Cotton. Swift and passionate scene. (2 men, 1 woman.)

The Purification. Poetic drama in New Mexico. (9 men, 6 women.)

The Lady of Larkspur Lotion. Powerful sketch about derelicts. (1 man, 2 women.)

The Last of My Solid Gold Watches. A character sketch about a salesman. (3 men.)

Portrait of a Madonna. A one-act about a demented spinster who is about to be taken away.. (4 men, 2 women.)

Auto-Da-Fé. Tragic Study of fanaticism. (1 man, 1 woman.)

Lord Byron's Love Letter. A romantic story involving the poet. (1 man, 3 women.)

The Strangest Kind of Romance. Sketch of a lonely worker's devotion to his cat. (3 men, 1 woman.)

The Long Goodbye. A short study of family life. (2 men, 2 women.)

Hello from Bertha. A tour-de-force sketch set in St. Louis. (4 women.)

This Property is Condemned. A dramatic dialogue. (1 boy, 1 girl.)

Talk to Me Like the Rain and Let Me Listen. "Morning-After" scene of moving drama wherein a wife decides to leave her husband under tragic circumstances. (1 man, 1 woman.)

Something Unspoken. Character sketch in which two characters are developed with remarkable insight. A play with an underlying current of irony and horror. (2 women.)