Diatom by Billy Houck - Theatrefolk

A Box of Puppies

Recommended for High Schools

Diatom

by Billy Houck

Two friends without a car wait and talk. And wait and talk. And wait and talk...

 About 10 minutes

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


 2
2 Any Gender


Simple Set

Drama Character Study Student Directors

Two friends without a car wait and talk. And wait and talk. And wait and talk…

This play is part of A Box of Puppies, a collection of 4 plays
2 Characters
2 Any Gender

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.

Dale [A] 89 lines
Teenager with a curious mind.
Robin [A] 87 lines
Teenager. Friend to Dale. More grounded in reality.

Prop List

Water bottle

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