Animals by Will Boersma

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About The Play

Drama.  9-12 minutes.  2 males, but gender flexible (could be 2 females).  Suitable for high school and older.  

"Animals...the students really loved it and were moved by it. It was a hit." - Nicole B. Adkins, Book Roots (Los Angeles, CA)


Printed Script: $5.95 (contains special author commentary)Digital Perusal Script: $5.75. Performance Royalties: $20.00/performance. Production Photocopy License: $10.00 (PDF file that may be printed/copied for your cast/crew; must be purchased in conjunction with Performance Royalties)Classroom Photocopy License: $25.00 (PDF file that may be printed/copied for closed classroom study only). Limited Video License: $25.00 (permission to record your production with limited distribution; must be purchased in conjunction with Performance Royalties). Professional rights should be negotiated directly with YouthPLAYS at info@youthplays.com. Need detailed help? Click on Place an Order and then look for the blue What Do I Order? button!

Synopsis

After his dog attacks a bird, leaving it dying on the ground, a teenager and his friend struggle over what to do next.  Which is the real act of mercy:  leaving it to live out the time it has, or ending its life?

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Did You Know?


Meron Langsner was a highly sought-after movement/stage combat workshop instructor through the METG (Massachesetts Educational Theatre Guild) Master Classes program for several years.