Hosking, Sandra K. (aka Sandra Kay Hosking, American playwright, teacher, journalist, 1969-____), “Jacob’s Shoe,”
a 10-minute drama, set in a Nazi labor camp, WWII, day,
; • © 2002; • in Sandra K. Hosking’s Jacob’s Shoe (Newman Lake, Washington, U.S.A.: Author, 2001); • script/rights available from Sandra K. Hosking, 5819 North Vincent Road, Newman Lake, Washington 99025, U.S.A., telephone (home) 509-226-2133, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org, www.geocities.com/sandykayz. • Cited by Sandra K. Hosking via ftp March 26, 2002; Hosking says,
§ Dramatis Personae Guard (m), 22, a Nazi; Eve (f), 32, a prisoner, kapo; Rachel (f), 23, a new prisoner; Sarah (f), 24, a prisoner.
§ Synopsis “Rachel arrives at a Nazi labor campwhere she is instructed to sort shoes. She discovers her husband’s shoe in her pile. She wonders where he is and realizes that this is a much more dangerous place than she has expected.
§ Comment Sandra Hosking is director of education at Spokane Civic Theatre where she also has stage managed and acted in many productions. She a reporter at the Journal of Business newspaper, in Spokane, Washington, U.S.A.
§ Themes Holocaust, husband-wife relationship, kapo, marriage, Nazi Germany, Nazi labor camp, shoe, World War II.
See also Sandra K. Hosking’s
"Bemused," (formerly "A Musing"),
a 30-minute comedy, set in an apartment, 2001, 2m1f
a 25-minute black comedy in English, set in a classroom, 1997, 1m1f
a 25-minute comedy in English, set on a highway, mid-morning, 2002, 2m2f
"The Fast Track,"
a 10-minute comedy in English, set in Limbo, or something like it, anytime, 2m2f or 3m1f
a 10-minute or 25-minute comedy in English, set in a palm reader's shop, about 3 a.m., 2000, 1m1f
a 10-minute drama, set in a living room, afternoon, 2004, 2m2f
"Jessica's Last Day,"
a 25-minute comedy, set in an office, the present (2004), 2m2f
a 35-minute drama in English, set in area staging, 1998, 2m1f
"Romeo & Juliet: Part II,"
a 25-minute farce in English, set in the home of Mr. and Mrs. R. Montague, Verona, Italy, 14 years after the tomb, about 1609 (17th century), 2m1f
a 20-minute absurd comedy in English, set in a room in a house, any time of day, 2000, 1m3f
a 30-minute comedy in English, set a company lunchroom, lunchtime, early 1997, 1m2f
a 20-minute comedy-drama in English, set on a front porch, late afternoon, 2002, 1m3f
"What's Mine Is Mine,"
a 10-minute black comedy in English, set in a living room, anytime, 1m1f
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