One Act Plays for Acting Students: An Anthology of Short One-Act Plays for One, Two or Three Actors

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Twenty-three outstanding short length plays for a cast of one, two or three actors are included in just one text. Absolutely no cuttings. Each play is a complete dramatic work. No walk-ons. All of the plays pride themselves on balanced roles with about five minutes acting time for each character. Performance times for the plays vary from eight to fifteen minutes. These shows, each written by a nationally known playwright, offer a wide variety of acting roles and settings for classroom or stage performance. The scripts are excellent for secondary and university level forensic competitions as well. Also included in the text are sections on rehearsal techniques and procedures. The anthology offers a variety of performance rights options including royalty-free classroom use. This is recommended as an exceptional text for playwriting, acting and general theatre classes. Some of the playwrights included are Tim Kelly, Megan Terry, Stephen Grecco, Patricia Montley and Robert Patrick. These are just the short plays you have been looking for!

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Norman A. Bert earned his Ph.D. at Indiana University, specializing in dramatic theory and criticism. He teaches playwriting and dramatic analysis at Texas Tech University. He has been actively involved in the Playwriting Awards Committee of the Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival and the Playwrights and Creative Teams Program of the Association for Theatre in Higher Education. Norman has written over thirty play scripts, most of which have been published and/or produced.
In recent years Norman has focused on writing short scripts centering on religious subject matter and social justice topics such as ethnic relations and poverty. He lives in Lubbock, Texas with his partner Amy Kim and their standard poodle Tutu.

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"A treasure trove of new drama writers' efforts... A unique, important handbook for drama students." --The Midwest Book Review

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