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Next Year, Cancun

Next Year, Cancun

A 10 minute comedy for 1f, 2-3m
When a middle age couple tries to spice up their anniversary with a little role-play, things go from bad to worse.

Runtime: 10 minutes

Time: The present

Setting: A street corner.
Characters: (1f, 2-3m)
BOYD 50's
POLICE OFFICER (can double with DANIEL)

Premiered in May, 2018
at the Te Puke Repertory Company
in Te Puke, New Zealand.

About Next Year, Cancun

Comedy, 10 min, 1f, 2-3m

Next Year, Cancun

The premiere at the Te Puke Repertory company in Te Puke, New Zealand, May 2018.
Directed by Colleen Pye.
Image from the video by Vector Group.

Jeanne and Boyd try to spice up their twenty-fifth anniversary by role-playing as a lady of the evening and her client on a street corner on the other side of town, when they run into an old college friend - and then the law.
The play is available from the playwright, or on the New Play Exchange.

May 17th - A Virtual Production!

Usually when I post about upcoming productions, I know only a few people will actually be in the city or country where the play is being produced... but with the new Virtual Short Play Festival from the Anchorage Community Theatre, anyone can watch online! On May 17th 2020, at 3pm Alaska Time, Next year, Cancun will be streamed live! At 2:55pm Alaska time (3:55pm West Coast, 5:55 pm here in Houston!) head to their Facebook page to find the link to the LIVE broadcast.

Anchorage Community Theatre Virtual Short Play Festival

Premiered in Te Puke, New Zealand

The play premiered as part of the Simply Short Play Festival at the Te Puke Repertory Company in Te Puke, New Zealand, May 2018

Simply Short Play Festival

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Next Year, Cancun