Tick Talk

Recommended for High Schools

Tick Talk

by Lindsay Price

The teenagers in Tick Talk have much to say, but no way to say it. Characters are limited to only ONE WORD for the whole play. A great challenge for actors.

 About 25 minutes

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

2 M | 6 W | 5 Any Gender

Simple Set

 31 pages

Dramedy Character Study Choral Work Experimental Form

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The teenagers in Tick Talk have a lot to say, but no way to say it. Most characters are limited to only ONE WORD for the whole play.

A fascinating challenge for actors: What happens when a character has just one word to express hopes, fears, and frustrations? What if they have something terribly important to say but can't? They'd better find a way soon: Time is running out.

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