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McMorrow, Scott (North American playwright, poet, actor, firefighter, 1961-____), “Leftovers,”

a 25-minute comedy-drama in English, set in a lecture hall/kitchen, one day, 2004,


; © 2004 by Scott McMorrow; • in Scott McMorrow’s Leftovers (Inverness, California, U.S.A.: The Author, 2004); • script/rights available from Scott McMorrow, P.O. Box 404, Inverness, California 94937, U.S.A., telephone (home) 415-669-7810, e-mail samcmorrow@yahoo.com, www.scottmcmorrow.com. • Cited by Scott McMorrow, via ftp, August 6, 2004; McMorrow says,

§ Dramatis Personae Maddison Mitchell (f), 28, an emotionally strong, intelligent, attractive brunette; Kirsten Romph (f), 32, a highly-regarded anthropologist and guest lecturer, who speaks with a slightly noticeable German accent.

§ Synopsis “The paths of two women collide. One must choose between following her darkest desires and so-called normalcy.

§ Comment “What happens when you deviate from Life's recipe book? Often, the answer is too bizarre for human consumption. ‘Leftovers,’ a twisted tale, takes a candid and comedic look at the taboo subject of cannibalism. • The set is a simple split stage. On one side is a podium, and on the other a kitchen counter. • Scott McMorrow is a playwright, poet, actor, and member of Three Wise Monkeys Theatre Company in San Francisco. His plays have been produced in Europe and the United States. His professional memberships include PEN (Freedom-To-Write Committee), The Dramatists Guild, and the Playwright’s Center of San Francisco. Please visit www.scottmcmorrow.com.

§ Themes anthropology, cannibalism, cooking, lust, sex.

See also Scott McMorrow's

  • "Naked Stage," a 22-minute surreal drama in English, set in a small room, several days, 2004, 2m1f
  • "Puppet Therapy," a 15-minute comedy in English, set in a therapist's office, 2000, 2m2f
  • "Sueño," a 25-minute drama in English, set in San Francisco's Mission District, late morning, 2004, 4f
  • "Turtle Shopping," a 10-minute bare-stage comedy in English, 2005, 3f

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

Page mounted November 3, 2004, and updated October 26, 2005, by the Webmaster.

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