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

 
 















Wheelies

yellow bar









Ladutke, Rachel Rubin (American playwright, director, 1967-____), “Wheelies,”

a 10-minute drama in English, set in a studio apartment in Brooklyn, New York, U.S.A., a very hot afternoon in May, the present,

1m1f;

  •  © 1998 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 January 6, 1999; Ladutke says,

  § Dramatis Personae Robin (f), Tracy (m).

  § Synopsis “Robin returns to Tracy’s apartment to collect her belongings following their breakup. Surprised by Tracy’s arrival, she tries one more time to convince him not to end their relationship.”
 

  § Comment 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  •   § Themes affection, breakup, desolation, lost love, reconciliation.
     

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

    Page mounted March 31, 1999, and updated August 24, 1999, February 22, 23, March 26, July 25, August 21, 2000, February 28, 2002, by the site 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 | | Form for 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: Scarecrow Press, 1995), ISBN 0-8108-2985-1, ISBN 0-8108-3600-9
    Scarecrow Press, 4720 Boston Way, Lanham, Maryland 20706, U.S.A.
    telephone 800-462-6420 or 301-459-3366, fax 800-338-4550
     

    yellow beads
     

    Both volumes of this guidebook are available in 2-3 days from
    ScarecrowPress.com
    Amazon.com
    BarnesandNoble.com
    Borders.com