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Poof!

Poof!
by Lynn Nottage

Productions (92)
  • Comedy
  • 15 - 20 minutes
  • 2 f
  • Content Notes: Adult language
  • Set: Minimal -- a kitchen with a pile of ashes on the floor.
  • Standard Edition ISBN: 978-1-62384-144-7

Poof!
by Lynn Nottage

(2)
Productions (92)
  • Comedy
  • 15 - 20 minutes
  • 2 f
  • Content Notes: Adult language
  • Set: Minimal -- a kitchen with a pile of ashes on the floor.

When a housewife comes to the end of her rope with her abusive husband, she doesn't expect him to spontaneously combust. Now she has a pile of ashes on the floor, and a life to reclaim.

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Play Details

When a housewife comes to the end of her rope with her abusive husband, she doesn't expect him to spontaneously combust. Now she has a pile of ashes on the floor, and a life to reclaim.

  • Comedy
  • 15 - 20 minutes
  • 2 f
  • Content Notes: Adult language
  • Set: Minimal -- a kitchen with a pile of ashes on the floor.
  • Standard Edition ISBN: 978-1-62384-144-7

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MAY 04, 2017 - MAY 06, 2017
Palo Alto High School
Palo Alto, CA United States
Palo Alto High School Palo Alto, CA United States
APR 21, 2017 - APR 22, 2017
Murray State College
Tishomingo, OK United States
Murray State College Tishomingo, OK United States
APR 19, 2017 - APR 22, 2017
Miles College
Faifield, AL United States
Miles College Faifield, AL United States
APR 14, 2017 - APR 16, 2017
Winthrop University
Rock Hill, SC United States
Winthrop University Rock Hill, SC United States
MAR 31, 2017 - APR 01, 2017
Murray State University Theatre Department
Murray, KY United States
Murray State University Theatre Department Murray, KY United States
MAR 04, 2017 - MAR 12, 2017
Theatre Unbound
Minneapolis, MN United States
Theatre Unbound Minneapolis, MN United States
FEB 07, 2017 - FEB 07, 2017
Felicity Russell
Chilmark, MA United States
Felicity Russell Chilmark, MA United States
DEC 02, 2016 - DEC 09, 2016
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Ponte Vedra Beach, FL United States
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Norfolk, VA United States
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OCT 21, 2016 - OCT 21, 2016
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Andover, MA United States
Phillips Academy Andover Andover, MA United States
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Warrensburg, MO United States
University Of Central Missouri Warrensburg, MO United States
MAY 13, 2016 - MAY 13, 2016
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Richardson, TX United States
Richardson High School Richardson, TX United States
APR 29, 2016 - APR 30, 2016
Murray State University Department Of Theatre
Murray, Ky, KY United States
Murray State University Department Of Theatre Murray, Ky, KY United States
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New Paltz, NY United States
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MAR 18, 2016 - MAR 18, 2016
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London, United Kingdom
StoneCrabs Theatre Company London, United Kingdom
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McMinnville, OR United States
Linfield College McMinnville, OR United States
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Springfield, MO United States
Missouri State University / Directing II Class Springfield, MO United States
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Open End Repertory Theatre
Flushing, NY United States
Open End Repertory Theatre Flushing, NY United States
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Cambridge Rindge And Latin School, Visual & Performing Arts Dept.
Cambridge, MA United States
Cambridge Rindge And Latin School, Visual & Performing Arts Dept. Cambridge, MA United States
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Ottumwa, IA United States
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Los Angeles, CA United States
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Unsure, IA United States
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Ocala, FL United States
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Charleston, SC United States
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Hilo, HI United States
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CCBC Barn Theater
Catonsville, MD United States
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Performing Arts Center at Damonte Ranch HS
Reno, NV United States
Performing Arts Center at Damonte Ranch HS Reno, NV United States
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University of California, Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara, CA United States
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Brooklyn , NY United States
Brooklyn All Bush Ensemble Brooklyn , NY United States
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Azusa, CA, CA United States
Azusa Pacific University Azusa, CA, CA United States
DEC 06, 2013 - DEC 07, 2013
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Newport News, VA United States
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Williamsburg, VA United States
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New Orleans, LA United States
Loyola University New Orleans New Orleans, LA United States
OCT 31, 2013 - NOV 03, 2013
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Lakeland, FL United States
Florida Southern College- Department of Theatre Arts Lakeland, FL United States
OCT 16, 2013 - OCT 19, 2013
The Arts Factory
Charlotte, NC United States
The Arts Factory Charlotte, NC United States
SEP 27, 2013 - OCT 05, 2013
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Fairmont, WV United States
Fairmont State University Fairmont, WV United States
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BHSEC Queens
Long Island City, NY United States
BHSEC Queens Long Island City, NY United States
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Richardson, TX United States
Richardson High School Richardson, TX United States
MAR 02, 2013 - MAR 02, 2013
Second Street Players
Milford, DE United States
Second Street Players Milford, DE United States
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Mount Ida College
Newton, MA United States
Mount Ida College Newton, MA United States
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Tokyo, Japan
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NOV 29, 2012 - DEC 01, 2012
Milton Academy
Milton, MA United States
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Norfolk, VA United States
Virginia Wesleyan College Norfolk, VA United States
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Fremont, CA United States
Ohlone College Fremont, CA United States
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American School Of Dubai
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
American School Of Dubai Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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Turks And Caiocs Friends Of The Arts
Providenciales, Turks and Caicos Islands
Turks And Caiocs Friends Of The Arts Providenciales, Turks and Caicos Islands
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Macon, GA United States
Wesleyan College Theatre Department Macon, GA United States
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Curtain Call Community Theatre
Forestburg, AB Canada
Curtain Call Community Theatre Forestburg, AB Canada
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Ann Arbor, MI United States
Basement Arts Ann Arbor, MI United States
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National Black Theater
New York, NY United States
National Black Theater New York, NY United States
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Weston, MA United States
Fine Arts Centre-Black Box Theatre-Regis College Weston, MA United States
OCT 29, 2011 - OCT 29, 2011
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Mukilteo, WA United States
Kamiak High School Mukilteo, WA United States
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Oneonta, NY United States
Hartwick College Oneonta, NY United States
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Hampton Roads Academy
Newport News, VA United States
Hampton Roads Academy Newport News, VA United States
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American Ensemble Theatre
Rockville Centre, NY United States
American Ensemble Theatre Rockville Centre, NY United States
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Decorah, IA United States
Maquoketa Valley High School Decorah, IA United States
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Kalispell, MT United States
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Cascade, IA United States
Maquoketa Valley High School Cascade, IA United States
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Drama League Directors Project
New York, NY United States
Drama League Directors Project New York, NY United States
DEC 08, 2010 - DEC 08, 2010
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Orange City, IA United States
Northwestern College Orange City, IA United States
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Durham, NC United States
Duke University Durham, NC United States
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Devine Studio Theatre
Washington, DC United States
Devine Studio Theatre Washington, DC United States
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University Players
Elizabeth City, NC United States
University Players Elizabeth City, NC United States
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Readers Theatre Repertory
Portland, OR United States
Readers Theatre Repertory Portland, OR United States
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University Park Campus School
Worcester, MA United States
University Park Campus School Worcester, MA United States
MAR 02, 2010 - MAR 07, 2010
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Wayne, NJ United States
William Paterson University Wayne, NJ United States
FEB 26, 2010 - FEB 26, 2010
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Monmouth Junction, NJ United States
South Brunswick High School Monmouth Junction, NJ United States
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American Ensemble Theatre
New York, NY United States
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OCT 30, 2009 - OCT 31, 2009
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Savannah, GA United States
Savannah College Of Art And Design Savannah, GA United States
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Pomona College
Claremont, CA United States
Pomona College Claremont, CA United States
MAY 12, 2009 - MAY 17, 2009
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Kenosha, WI United States
Bradford High School Theatre Arts Kenosha, WI United States
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Richardson, TX United States
Richardson High School Theatre Richardson, TX United States
APR 15, 2009 - APR 15, 2009
ME LaZerte Drama Department
Edmonton, AB Canada
ME LaZerte Drama Department Edmonton, AB Canada
APR 09, 2009 - APR 10, 2009
University Of Central Missouri
Warrensburg, MO United States
University Of Central Missouri Warrensburg, MO United States
APR 06, 2009 - APR 11, 2009
Wilson High School
Tacoma, WA United States
Wilson High School Tacoma, WA United States
JAN 22, 2009 - JAN 24, 2009
Morrilton High School
Morrilton, AR United States
Morrilton High School Morrilton, AR United States
DEC 02, 2008 - DEC 02, 2008
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Tulsa, OK United States
Oral Roberts University Tulsa, OK United States
MAY 30, 2008 - MAY 30, 2008
Nui Maynooth (Kilkenny Campus)
COUNTY CORK, Ireland
Nui Maynooth (Kilkenny Campus) COUNTY CORK, Ireland
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American Ensemble Theatre
New York, NY United States
American Ensemble Theatre New York, NY United States
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Smithson Valley High School
Spring Branch, TX United States
Smithson Valley High School Spring Branch, TX United States
MAR 08, 2008 - MAR 08, 2008
The Negro Ensemble Company
New York, NY United States
The Negro Ensemble Company New York, NY United States
FEB 02, 2008 - FEB 02, 2008
Hipbone Studio
Portland, OR United States
Hipbone Studio Portland, OR United States
DEC 06, 2007 - DEC 06, 2007
Lock Haven University
Lock Haven, PA United States
Lock Haven University Lock Haven, PA United States
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The Chicago Academy For The Arts
Chicago, IL United States
The Chicago Academy For The Arts Chicago, IL United States
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New Jersey Institute Of Technology
Newark, NJ United States
New Jersey Institute Of Technology Newark, NJ United States
AUG 03, 2007 - AUG 04, 2007
North Shore Performing Arts
Tatamagouche, NS Canada
North Shore Performing Arts Tatamagouche, NS Canada
MAR 15, 2007 - MAR 18, 2007
Alpha Psi Omega
Evansville, IN United States
Alpha Psi Omega Evansville, IN United States
FEB 01, 2007 - FEB 03, 2007
Middlesex Community College
Bedford, MA United States
Middlesex Community College Bedford, MA United States
DEC 01, 2006 - DEC 02, 2006
Unity Players
Temple Hills, MD United States
Unity Players Temple Hills, MD United States
MAR 01, 1993 - MAR 31, 1993
Actors Theatre of Louisville
Louisville, KY United States
Actors Theatre of Louisville Louisville, KY United States
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DEC 09, 2010 - DEC 12, 2010
Drama League Directors Project
New York, NY United States
Drama League Directors Project New York, NY United States
MAR 08, 2008 - MAR 08, 2008
The Negro Ensemble Company
New York, NY United States
The Negro Ensemble Company New York, NY United States
MAR 01, 1993 - MAR 31, 1993
Actors Theatre of Louisville
Louisville, KY United States
Actors Theatre of Louisville Louisville, KY United States

Awards (1)

Actors Theatre of Louisville's Heideman Award (1992)