Family Life: Three Brutal Comedies

Family Life: Three Brutal Comedies
by Wendy Hammond

Productions (2)
  • Black Comedies
  • 80 - 90 minutes
  • 3 f, 2 m (5-8 actors possible: 4-7 f, 1-5 m)
  • Content Notes: Adult language and content
  • Set: Minimal.
  • Standard Edition ISBN: 978-1-62384-453-0

Family Life: Three Brutal Comedies
by Wendy Hammond

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Productions (2)
  • Black Comedies
  • 80 - 90 minutes
  • 3 f, 2 m (5-8 actors possible: 4-7 f, 1-5 m)
  • Content Notes: Adult language and content
  • Set: Minimal.

By turns revolting and hilarious, Family Life: Three Brutal Comedies is not your typical family fare. Tackling all issues of dysfunction, from emotional abuse to suicide, this set of three one-act plays looks at familial relationships with an eye for the absurd, fantastical, and humorously bleak. Read More

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Pricing Information

Min. Performance Fee* $80
Standard Edition $9.99
Stage Manager Edition $18.99
NOTE: This book contains 3 plays. Each piece in this anthology can be licensed and performed separately.

*The per performance fee begins at $80. Your per performance fee will be provided during the ordering process.

Play Details

By turns revolting and hilarious, Family Life: Three Brutal Comedies is not your typical family fare. Tackling all issues of dysfunction, from emotional abuse to suicide, this set of three one-act plays looks at familial relationships with an eye for the absurd, fantastical, and humorously bleak.

To purchase this book of 3 plays, click "Order this play" above. To perform an individual play, click on its title below:

  • Minna and the Space People
  • Mom and the Razor Blades
  • The Transmogrification

    • Black Comedies
    • 80 - 90 minutes
    • 3 f, 2 m (5-8 actors possible: 4-7 f, 1-5 m)
    • Content Notes: Adult language and content
    • Set: Minimal.
    • Standard Edition ISBN: 978-1-62384-453-0
  • Published Reviews

    "To make comedy from this material takes the most passionate detachment, amazing humor, and naked pain."

    Ericka Munk, The Village Voice

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    NOV 01, 1994 - NOV 30, 1994
    Mercury Players Theatre
    Madison, WI United States
    Mercury Players Theatre Madison, WI United States
    JAN 01, 1989 - DEC 31, 1989
    Home for Contemporary Theatre and Art
    New York, NY United States
    Home for Contemporary Theatre and Art New York, NY United States
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    Production Group
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    JAN 01, 1989 - DEC 31, 1989
    Home for Contemporary Theatre and Art
    New York, NY United States
    Home for Contemporary Theatre and Art New York, NY United States