Masks

by Paul E. Doniger

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About the Play

Comedy. 100-120 minutes. 6 females, 5 males, 2 gender-flexible roles and 6-12+ extras (1 of whom should be female, and the others may be of either gender; 19-40 performers possible). Suitable for high school and older.  

Masks
premiered at Pomperaug High School (Southbury, CT).

Flavio loses his cool in the Pomperaug High School (Southbury, CT) production.

Synopsis

A poignant and hilarious love story set in a struggling Commedia troupe. Young Pierette replaces her father in the comic performances, then nearly destroys the company by falling in love with the faithless Flavio. The mix of classic dell'Arte performances and the dramatic lives of the offstage actors creates a completely unique theatrical experience with challenging roles for all of the performers.

Qty Price Total
Printed Script $7.95 $0.00
Digital Perusal Script $7.95 $0.00
Performance Royalties $60.00 $0.00
Production Photocopy License $55.00 $0.00
Classroom Photocopy License $80.00 $0.00
Video License $70.00 $0.00
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Synopsis

A poignant and hilarious love story set in a struggling Commedia troupe. Young Pierette replaces her father in the comic performances, then nearly destroys the company by falling in love with the faithless Flavio. The mix of classic dell'Arte performances and the dramatic lives of the offstage actors creates a completely unique theatrical experience with challenging roles for all of the performers.