Room for Two

by Jeri Weiss

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About the Play

Drama. 10-12 minutes. 2 females. Suitable for high school and older.

First produced at Overland High School Performing Arts Department (Aurora, CO). 

Room for Two is available in print (feel free to place your order on this page) as part of Great Expectations, a performable collection of eight short plays about teens under pressure.

Overland High School (Aurora, CO; photo by Dedy Rusli).

Synopsis

Life is no bed of roses for Jen and Lissa, who are thrust together when Jen's mom and Lissa's dad get married. Not only do their parents expect them to be friends, but they also expect them to share a bedroom! The more Jen tries to get along with Lissa, the more belligerent Lissa becomes. Why is Lissa so hard to reach, and how can they possibly make this mismatch work?

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Synopsis

Life is no bed of roses for Jen and Lissa, who are thrust together when Jen's mom and Lissa's dad get married. Not only do their parents expect them to be friends, but they also expect them to share a bedroom! The more Jen tries to get along with Lissa, the more belligerent Lissa becomes. Why is Lissa so hard to reach, and how can they possibly make this mismatch work?