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A comedy for 4 M.
Runtime: 10 minutes

Period: Present Day

Setting: A restaurant mens room.

Characters: (4M)

Premiered at
Sacred Fools Theater
Los Angeles, CA 2016


Comedy, 10 min, 4m

Cast L to R: Amir Levi, Brian Wallis, Victor S. Chi and Terry Tocantins. Photo by Aaron Francis.
Directed by Kate Motzenbacker, Producers: Lemon Baardsen, David LM McIntyre & Ari Radousky
with Lisa Anne Nicolai & John Wuchte.
Light Operator: Heatherlynn Gonzalez / Sound Operator: Suze Campagna.

Four men meet up at the urinals in a restaurant mens room - and clash over politics, inequality, physical attributes and the meaning of masculinity... and life.

Gentlemen premiered on New Year's Eve, December 31st 2016, at The Sacred Fools Theater in Los Angeles as part of their Fifty Second Fast & Loose Overnight Plays Festival. It also received a staged reading in Homer, Alaska at the Pier One Theatre in 2017, and was produced at The Acorn Theatre in Three Oaks, MI and in Brisbane, Australia at the Short + Sweet Festival in 2018.

Short + Sweet Festival

Gentlemen had its international premiere at the Short + Sweet Festival at the Visy Theatre in Brisbane, Australia, June 2018.

Short + Sweet Festival
Directed by Alex Budden, starring Andrew Fraser, Joseph McLaughlin, John Siggers and Raphael Tefara.

Sample Dialogue...

Gentlemen Sample

Amir Levi and Brian Wallis at Sacred Fools Theater, Los Angeles. Photo by Aaron Francis.

Sacred Fools Fast and Loose     Pier One - Alaska     Acorn Theatre - Three Oaks, MI     Brisbane Short + Sweet festival