Over the Tavern: The TV Show, Episode 1

Over the Tavern: The TV Show, Episode 1
"A Meeting with the Parents"
by Tom Dudzick

Productions (0)
  • Comedy
  • 35 - 40 minutes
  • 3 f, 5 m, 9 either (12-20 actors possible: 3-12 f, 5-14 m)
  • Set: Bare stage, several chairs, table, free-standing door. A few hand props.

Over the Tavern: The TV Show, Episode 1
"A Meeting with the Parents"
by Tom Dudzick

(0)
Productions (0)
  • Comedy
  • 35 - 40 minutes
  • 3 f, 5 m, 9 either (12-20 actors possible: 3-12 f, 5-14 m)
  • Set: Bare stage, several chairs, table, free-standing door. A few hand props.

Don't touch that remote! America's favorite repressed Catholic family, the Pazinskis of 1959 Buffalo, are now starring in their own TV show -- on your stage. In "Episode 1: A Meeting with the Parents", 12-year-old wisecracking Rudy tries to convince ruler-wielding Sister Clarissa and his high-strung mom and dad that laughs are as important as litany. Capturing all the warmth and humor of the original play, this one-act is ideal for high schools. Invite other departments from your school to create TV musical themes, commercials and newsbreaks. This cooperative effort makes for an evening of family-friendly fun and nostalgia!

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Min. Performance Fee* $45
NOTE: This short play is included in the full-length script Over the Tavern: The TV Show.
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Play Details

Don't touch that remote! America's favorite repressed Catholic family, the Pazinskis of 1959 Buffalo, are now starring in their own TV show -- on your stage. In "Episode 1: A Meeting with the Parents", 12-year-old wisecracking Rudy tries to convince ruler-wielding Sister Clarissa and his high-strung mom and dad that laughs are as important as litany. Capturing all the warmth and humor of the original play, this one-act is ideal for high schools. Invite other departments from your school to create TV musical themes, commercials and newsbreaks. This cooperative effort makes for an evening of family-friendly fun and nostalgia!

  • Comedy
  • 35 - 40 minutes
  • 3 f, 5 m, 9 either (12-20 actors possible: 3-12 f, 5-14 m)
  • Set: Bare stage, several chairs, table, free-standing door. A few hand props.