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LaFay, Carol Ann (American playwright, May, 1979-____), “Eulogy,”

a 10-minute drama in English, set in a dorm room, late afternoon on a weekday, 2000.

1f (+ extra female recorded voice)

; © 2000 by Carol Ann LaFay; • in Carol Ann LaFay’s Eulogy (Hudson Falls, New York 12839, U.S.A.: The Author, 2000); • script/rights available from Carol Ann LaFay, 560 Lower Wright Street, Hudson Falls, New York 12839, U.S.A.; or 226 MacDonough Hall, SUNY, Plattsburgh NY, 12901, U.S.A., e-mail lafa1428@mail.plattsburgh.edu or dairygirl7@yahoo.com, telephone (home) 518-747-2769. • Cited by Carol Ann LaFay, via e-mail May 10, 2000; LaFay says,

§ Dramatis Personae Anna (f), 18, former girlfriend of Ted; Ted (m), 20, former boyfriend of Anna.

§ Synopsis “Abby has been asked to write the eulogy for her friend’s funeral.

§ Comment “The entire play is in rough pantomime until the end when she listens to her voice mail. • Has yet to be staged, but I would really love to see it be produced as I’ve never done a play like this before.”

§ Themes death, funeral, motherly love, pantomime, silence, voice mail.

See also Carol Ann LaFay’s:

  • "The King is Going to Hell," a 15-minute comedy in English, set in a city park, U.S.A., late morning on a weekday, 2000, 1m1f (+ 1 dog or creative prop)
  • "A Mirror Unbroken," a 5-minute drama in English, set on a stage with a chair, no time frame, just the thoughts of the two characters, 3m1f
  • "Taking a Break," a 10-minute comedy in English, set on a split stage showing a beach in Guam and a dorm room, U.S.A., anytime, 2000, 3m1f

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Page mounted July 12, 2000, and updated June 21, 22, 2004, by the Webmaster.

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