Girls on the Brink: Seven female-forward plays for young adults

by Rex McGregor

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About the Play

Performable Collection. 70-80 minutes. 4-23 females, 0-8 males (4-23 performers possible). Suitable for middle school and older.

Claire Stewart-Moore as Wendy in The Girl Who Would Rather Not Grow Up Just Yet (Short + Sweet Sydney, Australia; photo by Sylvi Soe).

Synopsis

A collection of short plays about coming of age and the dramatic impact of sudden change on young lives. From a new take on Romeo and Juliet to an Afghan girl whose days as a boy are at an end to a futuristic tale of living forever, these seven diverse plays all explore that precarious moment when young people find themselves on the brink of life.

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Printed Script $7.95 $0.00
Digital Perusal Script $7.95 $0.00
Performance Royalties $70.00 $0.00
Production Photocopy License $45.00 $0.00
Classroom Photocopy License $80.00 $0.00
Video License $80.00 $0.00
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Synopsis

A collection of short plays about coming of age and the dramatic impact of sudden change on young lives. From a new take on Romeo and Juliet to an Afghan girl whose days as a boy are at an end to a futuristic tale of living forever, these seven diverse plays all explore that precarious moment when young people find themselves on the brink of life.