Shreds and Patches is an imagining of Shakespeare's Hamlet like no other! An excellent easy-to-stage competition piece that fuses Shakespearean speech with modern dialogue - a super fun way to bring Shakespeare into the classroom!

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Ten / Two

The Big Lie

by Lindsay Price

As a teacher and student square off, one reveals a secret about the other.

Comedy

Recommended for High Schools and Middle Schools

About 10 minutes
Times given are approximate and do not include intermissions/scene changes/breaks
2 Characters
2 Any Gender
Simple Set
Source
This play is part of Ten / Two, a collection of 10 plays

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