A Sporting Chance
Thomson, Katherine (Australian playwright, 19__-____), “A Sporting Chance,”
a 60-minute youth theatre drama in English, set iin a footy field, Australia, 1987,
© 1987 by Katherine Thomson;
• in Katherine Thomson’s A Sporting Chance (Hobart, Tasmania, Australia: The Author, 1987);
• script/rights available through The Australian Script Centre, 77 Salamanca Place, Hobart, Tasmania 7000, Australia, telephone (03) 6223 4675, fax (03) 6223 4678, e-mail email@example.com.
_____ (m), teenager; _____ (m), teenager; _____ (f), teenager; _____ (f), teenager.
“The play starts and ends in a footy field. Within the length of the game we learn a lot about four teenagers and their struggles to succeed, within themselves and with their parents as well as in the world of sport.
“Some doubling of roles is possible.” Audience age is secondary school.—Script Search, http://www.verdant.com.au/ozscript/search.asp, accessed August 24, 2002.
family, parenting, sport, youth issues.