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Freedman, Colette (American playwright, writer, actor, producer, 1971-____), “Rock, Paper, Scissors,”

a 10-minute political bare-stage comedy in English, set in an oval office,

1m2f; • © 2005 by Colette Freedman; • in Colette Freedman’s Rock, Paper, Scissors (Los Angeles, California, U.S.A.: The Author, 2005); • script/rights available from Colette Freedman, 1527 North Orange Grove Avenue, Los Angeles, California 90046, U.S.A., e-mail zaftig@sbcglobal.net, telephone (home) 213-705-1782. • Cited by Colette Freedman via ftp June 10, 2005; Freedman says,

§ Dramatis Personae Rock (m), 20s/30s/40s, buff man; Paper (f), 20s/30s, woman; Scissors (f), 20s, leggy, sexy woman.

§ Synopsis “The personification of Rock, Paper and Scissors as they try to save the world's political woes, one throw at a time.

§ Comment “Bare stage, simple costumes.

§ Themes Bush (George W. Bush), game, oval office, playground, politics.



See also Colette Freedman's

  • "Bridesmaid #3," a 10-minute comedy in English, set at a bar at a wedding, 7:00 p.m., Saturday, 2003, 1m1f
  • "Diamond's Aren't Forever," a 10-minute farce in English, set in Schwartz's Funeral Parlor, half past noon, 2004, 2m2f
  • "Field Hockey Legs," a 10-minute comedy in English, set in an art studio, 2:15 p.m., Monday, 2003, 2f
  • "First to the Egg," a bare-stage 10-minute comedy in English, set in a Fallopian Tube, Saturday Night, 2003, 3m1f
  • "Serial Killer Barbie," a bare-stage 10-minute black comedy in English, 4f
  • "Shoshanah's Shabbat," a 10-minute black comedy in English, set in Shoshanah's bare apartment, 6:23 p.m., Friday, 2002, 2m1f
  • "Soap Boxing," a 10-minute social drama in English, set in a metaphorical Garden of Eden, 2004, 1m1f

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