Bad Taste in Boys by Jeffrey Harr - Theatrefolk

Close Encounters of the Undead Kind

Recommended for High Schools and Middle Schools

Bad Taste in Boys

by Jeffrey Harr

Rachel has bad taste in boys: Jerry with the forehead tattoos, Nicky with the prison sentence, and Ed with the "being a zombie" thing.

 About 25 minutes

Times given are approximate and do not include intermissions/scene changes/breaks


 6
3M | 3W


Simple Set

Comedy Black Comedy

Rachel has bad taste in boys: Jerry with the forehead tattoos, Nicky with the prison sentence, and Ed with the "being a zombie" thing.

She knows her parents will never understand or approve of her zombie boyfriend and that's the way she likes it. But what happens when her parents welcome Ed with open arms?

This play is part of Close Encounters of the Undead Kind, a collection of 3 plays
6 Characters
3M, 3W

Characters in this play are currently identified as male or female. Directors are welcome to assign any gender (binary or non-binary) to any character and modify pronouns accordingly.

RACHEL [W] 79 lines
Teen. Has it bad for bad boys.
CINDY [W] 68 lines
Rachel’s younger sister. Conniving and intelligent: a dangerous combination.
MR. HARRIS [M] 53 lines
Rachel’s father
MRS. HARRIS [W] 112 lines
Rachel’s mother
STEWART [M] 22 lines
The Harris’s nerdy neighbor.
ED [W] 18 lines
Rachel’s zombie boyfriend

Prop List

remote control, laundry basket with clothes, math textbook, stuffed cat, wad of fur, shock of human hair, huge cross, spray bottle, violin, two bottles of beer, pencil

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