Building Blocks by Jeffrey Harr - Theatrefolk

Building Blocks

Recommended for High Schools and Middle Schools

Building Blocks

by Jeffrey Harr

A boy and a girl share words of wisdom straight from their parents' mouths.

For a special Zoom-style version of the script, please see Building Blocks, Virtually

 About 15 minutes

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


 4
2M | 2W


Simple set


 11 pages

Comedy

A boy and a girl share words of wisdom straight from their parents' mouths.

"Ask me no questions and I’ll sell you no fries, woman."

"Where are all the boys who wanna be Whale Street power brokers?"

4 Characters
2M, 2W

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.

BOY [M] 48 lines
Wants to be a complexion worker, like his dad.
GIRL [W] 44 lines
Knows more about football than you’d expect.
FATHER [M] 9 lines
A masculine type. A lover of football.
MOTHER [W] 8 lines
A feminine type. Another lover of football.

Prop List

blocks

Production Photos

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