Go to Home Page of Small-Cast One-Act Guide Online












“God Is Waiting”

yellow bar


















portrait


Kleiman, Sheilah (American playwright, 1943-____), “God Is Waiting,”

a 10-minute dramedy in English, set in Harriet's home, the present [2002],

1m1f

;  •  © 2002 by Sheilah Kleiman; • in Sheilah Kleiman's God Is Waiting (Owings Mills, Maryland, U.S.A.: The Author, 2002); • script/rights available from Sheilah Kleiman, sheilah.kleiman3@verizon.net or Sheilah Kleiman, 5 Pleasant Ridge Drive #407, Owings Mills, Maryland 21117, U.S.A.

  §  Dramatis Personae Nathaniel, The Angel of Death (m); Harriet (f), 50s, a mortal.

  §  Synopsis“The Angel of Death comes to take Harriet to God. She resists, he insists, God wins.”—Playwrights Forum, http://users.erols.com/pforum/oneact.html, accessed July 9, 2001.

  §  Comment“Source Theatre 10-Minute Play Festival, Washington, D.C., U.S.A. (2000); finalist The Plays The Things Productions, San Diego, California, U.S.A. (2000); public reading CCBC Catonville Theatre, Maryland, U.S.A. (2002); performed Popcorn Productions, Kitchener-Waterloo Little Theatre, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada (2002).

  §  ThemesAngel of Death, death, escort, God, resistance, visit.

See also Sheilah Kleiman’s:

This Website continues under construction and welcomes new citations and comments.

Page mounted March 14, 2002, and updated April 27, May 8, 9, November 12, 2002, February 17, 2003, August 1, October 15, 17, 2005, by the Webmaster.

return arrow

There is a there there with a correct click.

Quick Connections to Major Sections of This Guide

Preliminaries
| Home Page | Contents | Acknowledgments |
| Foreword | Preface | Introduction |

Body
| Author Index | Cast Size/Gender Index | Title Index | Glossary of Genres | Bibliography for Playwrights | Playbills by Themes |
| Eighty Script Analyses (in Print Volume) | Source Directory for Scripts |

Sundries
| Visits Counter | Success Stories |
| Form for Submitting New Citation | Ordering 1/2/3/4 for the Show |
| Present Web Links | Adding Web Links |
| Guest Book | Disclaimer | General Bibliography |
| About the Author |

Quick Connections to Cast Size/Gender Menus

1 Actor
| One-Male Plays | One-Female Plays |

2 Actors
| One-Male-One-Female Plays | Two-Male Plays | Two-Female Plays |

3 Actors
| One-Male-Two-Female Plays | Two-Male-One-Female Plays | Three-Male Plays |
| Three-Female Plays |

4 Actors
| One-Male-Three-Female Plays | Two-Male-Two-Female Plays |
| Three-Male-One-Female Plays | Four-Male Plays | Four-Female Plays |

yellow beads

Small-Cast One-Act Guide Online

complements



the more-extensive print volumes

1/2/3/4 for the Show: A Guide to Small-Cast One-Act Plays

Vols. 1 and 2

(Lanham, Maryland, U.S.A.; Folkestone, Kent, U.K.: Scarecrow Press, 1995, 1999)

vol. 1 [1995] ISBN 0810829851, vol. 2 [1999] ISBN 0810836009

Scarecrow Press, Inc., 4720 Boston Way, Lanham, Maryland 20706, U.S.A.

telephone 800-462-6420 or 301-459-3366, fax 800-338-4550

Scarecrow Press, 4 Pleydell Gardens, Folkestone, Kent CT20 2DN, England



yellow beads

Both volumes of this guidebook are available in 2-3 days from

ScarecrowPress.com
Amazon.com
BarnesandNoble.com
Borders.com