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Kaufman, James (American playwright, psychologist, 1974-____), “Fling,”

a 30-minute comedy  in English, set in a bedroom, early evening, 1995,

1m2f,

© 1995 by James Corey Kaufman;  •  script/rights available from James Corey Kaufman, Ph.D., Associate Research Scientist, Educational Testing Service, MS 16-R, Rosedale Road, Princeton, New Jersey 08540, U.S.A., telephone (609) 734-5792, e-mail jamescoreykaufman@hotmail.com.  •  Cited by James Corey Kaufman, via ftp, September 20, 1998; Kaufman says,

  §  Dramatis Personae Clive (m), a seducer; Crissy (f), Clive's target for the evening; Donna (f), Clive's longtime girlfriend.

  §  Synopsis “Clive brings Crissy back to his room and begins to seduce her, claiming that he
has broken up with longtime girlfriend Donna. However, Donna comes home, proof that he has lied. Unable to handle the situation, Clive leaves. The two women must deal with each other.”
 

  •   §  Comment See playwright’s website at www.jamescoreykaufman.com.

  •   §  Themes female bonding, fidelity, jealousy, longtime relationship, ménage à trois, mendacity, rejection, responsibility, seduction, sex.
     

    See also James Kaufman’s:
  • As I Sat Typing,” a 10-minute playful comedy  in English, set in a bedroom, anywhere in America, evening, 1999, 1m1f
  • Ask Me No More Questions,” a 95-minute drama  in English, set in New York, over several weeks, 1997, 1m3f
  • A Little Death,” a 35-minute psychological thriller  in English, set in a restaurant, lunch time, 1995, 2m1f
  • Edible Complex,” a 10-minute drama  in English, set in a restaurant, 1998, 2m1f
  • My Very Elegant Mother,” set in a kitchen of a bachelor’s apartment, evening, 1998, 1m1f
  • Not Brain Surgeons,” a 45-minute bizarre comedy  in English, set in a bookstore; a coffee shop; a dining room, three moments in a day, 1995, 2m1f
  • Not Much,” a 20-minute drama in English, set in a room in someone's apartment; a bar, 1999, 1m2f
  • Random Girl,” a 30-minute psychological drama in English, set in a messy living room in an apartment, 1996, 1m2f

  • Sweet as Cinnamon,” a 17-minute black comedy in English, set outside of a coffee shop, 1995, 2m1f


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