HOW BLUE IS MY CROCODILE
by Arthur M. Jolly

2 (F)
Running time: 10 mins.


CHARACTERS

MADISON - 11 years old - full of ideas and suggestions, she is supressing her fears. Lines: 64


RACHEL - 9 years old - Madison's sister. Creative and amenable, she is unaware of her fears. Lines: 61

SETTING

A kitchen.

SYNOPSIS

Two young girls play fantastical games that explore and reveal their concerns while waiting for their wounded father to return from a tour of duty.

About How Blue is My Crocodile

Serio-comedy, 10 min, 2F

How Blue is My Crocodile

L to R: Jayden Ramsey as Rachel, Nichole Lavere as Madison in the 2017 Sullivan County Dramatic Workshop Production, Fallsburg, NY, for which they received the Meritorious Achievement in Ensemble Acting, awarded by the Theatre Association of New York State (TANYS). Photo credit: Wendy Ackerly

HOW BLUE IS MY CROCODILE is a poignant comedy about two young girls playing games that reveal their hidden fears while waiting for their wounded father to return home from a tour of duty.

The play premiered June 12th, 2009 in Los Angeles at the Cruthaigh New Play Festival and Competition with Andrea Gauthier and Renee Gauthier.

How Blue is My Crocodile

L to R: Renée Gauthier and Andrea Gauthier in the world premiere, at the Cruthaigh One Act Festival in Los Angeles, 2009.

Sample Dialogue...


How Blue is my Crocodile

  This play has received a staged reading by Theatre SouthWest in Houston, Texas.

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