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Osmond, Gordon (American playwright, 1974-____), “Jackie and Jill,”

a 45-minute comedy in English, set in a city in the United States of America, 2001,

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  •  © 2001 by Gordon Osmond;  •  script/rights available from Gordon Osmond, 684 Ayamonte Way, Rancho del Rey, Chula Vista, California 91910-7840, U.S.A., e-mail fertile1@aol.com, www.gordonosmond.com, telephone (home) 619-216-1391, (work) 619-216-8077, fax 619-216-8077.  •  Cited by Gordon Osmond via ftp December 16, 2001; Osmond says,

  §  Dramatis Personae Porterfield (m), 45, a pompous womanizer; Waiter (m), 35, impish; Jackie/Jill (f), 25, twins.

  §  Synopsis “Porterfield beds one twin sister who quickly realizes she’s made a mistake and moves out. Porterfield immediately approaches her twin in an effort to find another source of comfort. The twins conspire to give Porterfield a luncheon experience he will not soon forget.

  §  Comment “Male chauvinist gets a comic comeuppance. Minimal production requirements. No special requirements.  •  Play has been produced in New York City; Buffalo, New York; and Memphis, Tennessee, U.S.A.”

  §  Themes comeuppance, conspiracy, male chauvinism, revenge, sister-sister relationship, twins.
 

See also Gordon Osmond’s


  • Ben and Jerry,” a 45-minute comic nightmare in English, set in a city in the United States of America, 2001, 2m
  • Bus Ride,” a 12-minute serious comedy in English, set in a city in the United States of America, 2001, 1f
  • Cut,” a 45-minute comedy in English, set in New York City, 2001, 3m1f
  • Points,” a 35-minute comedy in English, set in New York City, 2003, 1m3f
  • Unclean Hands,” a 40-minute black comedy in English, set in Qatar, various times, 2003, 3m1f
  • Under the El-Fluence,” a 30-minute farce in English, set anywhere, 2001, 1m1f
  • Viva La Muerte!” a 35-minute interactive comedy in English, set anywhere, 2001, 2m2f


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