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Ladutke, Rachel Rubin (American playwright, librettist, director, 1967-____), “Coffee With Pearl,”

a 12-minute drama in English, set on the streets of New York City, U.S.A., a winter afternoon, 2001,

1f;

  •  © 2001 by Rachel Rubin Ladutke;  •  script/rights available from Rachel Rubin Ladutke, 30-27 41st Street, #2R, Astoria, New York 11103-3423, U.S.A., e-mail rachel@rachelwrites.com, www.rachelwrites.com, telephone (home) 718-721-6083, (work) 212-875-7785, fax 718-721-7709.  •  Cited by Rachel Rubin Ladutke, via ftp February 27, 2002; Ladutke says,

  §  Dramatis Persona Pearl (f), 45, newly homeless, formerly a successful financial planner.

  §  Synopsis “Pearl, a newly homeless woman, offers her philosophy on life and the joy of java.

  §  Comment “Single actor; single set; single scene. No particular set
requirements. This play has had several workshops and readings in NYC and elsewhere; no professional productions.”

  §  Themes coffee-lover, drama, grief, homeless, proud, resilient.

See also Rachel Rubin Ladutke’s

 
  • Allegro,” a 40-minute drama in English, set in the kitchen of the family home in Connecticut and in an adoption agency in New York City, U.S.A., December, 1966 through June, 1967, 4f (with doubling)
  • Coda,” a 10-minute drama in English, set in the kitchen of a farmhouse in Connecticut, U.S.A., June, 1978, 2f
  • Different Gifts ,” a 10-minute children's theatre drama in English, set in the hallway of a school, around noon on a school day, 1998, 3m or 3f or any combination
  • Prelude,” a 10-minute comedy-drama in English, set in Western Connecticut, U.S.A., Sunday, July, 1946, 2f
  • Rondo,” a 10-minute drama in English, set in the kitchen of a  farmhouse in Connecticut, U.S.A., an afternoon in September, 1957, 1m1f
  • Sowing The Seeds,” a 60-minute drama in English, set in Western Connecticut, U.S.A., noon, July, 1994, through noon the next day, 1m3f
  • Wheelies,” a 10-minute drama in English, set in a studio apartment in Brooklyn, New York, U.S.A., an afternoon in May, 1998, 1m1f

  • The Wisest of Fools,” a 10-minute comedy in English, set in the Rabbi's study, Chelm, a town in Poland populated by fools, Eighteenth Century, 3m1f

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