A Loser Like You by Julia Edwards
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About The Play
Dramedy. 10-15 minutes. 2 females, 3 males (or 5 either). Suitable for middle school and older.
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Five teens in five two-minute scenes experience the cruel ups and downs of any old school day. At first, Kade seems to be a real jerk. He whips a ball at this kid for no reason! But in the very next scene, we find ourselves marching backward in time and realize that Kade was smacked down–literally and figuratively–by a so-called friend just moments before. Scene by scene, this same dynamic plays out as the injured becomes the perpetrator. And there’s no end in sight.
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