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Beth Campbell Stemple (American playwright, free-lance writer, 1962-____ ), “Gravity,”

a 10-minute drama in English, set in a yard with apple tree, summer day, 1994,

1m1f;

  •  © 1996;  •  script/rights available from Beth Campbell Stemple at saltybeth@earthlink.net; sample of text available at http://home.earthlink.net/~saltybeth/main.htm. Cited by Beth Campbell Stemple via ftp, August 11, 1998; Stemple says,

  §  Dramatis Personae _______ (m), brother; _______ (f), sister.

  §  Synopsis “An adult brother and sister pick up apples in their parents' yard, but the sister would rather play a guitar and sing about orgasms and God in drag.

  §  Comment “The content of this play can be rated as NC-17.”

  §  Themes _____, _____.

See also Beth Campbell Stemple’s:

  • “Caller ID,” a 35-minute comedy-drama in English, set in a college student union hallway, 1994, 1m2f+ or 2m1f+
  • “Foreplay,” a 10-minute comedy sketch in English set in an apartment foyer, 1995, 1m1f
  • “Frank Capra Gets His Wings,” a 30-minute drama in English with comedic elements, set no specific time or place, 1m1f (1m of any age, 1f of childbearing age)
  • “The Gift to the Magi,” a 10-minute comedy in English, set in an empty room, Christmas Eve, 1997, 1m1f
  • “Hair-Personality Conflict,” a 10-minute satirical sketch in English, set in a beauty salon, 1995, 1m1f
  • “Kissing,” a 10-minute drama with comedic elements in English, set in an office ladies ’ room, 1995, 2f
  • “Live from [insert your town here]!” an 8-minute comedy sketch in English, set on a theater stage, 1995, 1m1f (male 30-40ish, female 30-40ish + male voice 30-40ish)
  • “Longplay,” a 10-minute comedy sketch in English, set in an apartment, 1995, 2m (30-40)
  • “Monica,” an 8-minute comedy in English, set in a living room, late evening, 1998, 1f
  • “Old Wives’Tales,” a 10-minute comedy in English, set in a church pew, immediately following a wedding, 1998, 2f
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