subText
by Tyler Dwiggins

Productions (24)
  • Comedy
  • 80 - 90 minutes
  • 13 f, 7 m (5-20 actors possible: 3-13 f, 2-7 m)
  • Set: Unit set. Projections.
  • Standard Edition ISBN: 978-1-68069-017-0

subText
by Tyler Dwiggins

(11)
Productions (24)
  • Comedy
  • 80 - 90 minutes
  • 13 f, 7 m (5-20 actors possible: 3-13 f, 2-7 m)
  • Set: Unit set. Projections.

Even though everybody on the planet is just a text away, getting your message across has never been more complicated. subText is a hilarious series of vignettes detailing the awkwardness of dating in the digital age, from capturing the perfect selfie to making a relationship Facebook official. At its heart, subText is a reminder that "love is a lot of things, but it is rarely a thing of convenience."

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Even though everybody on the planet is just a text away, getting your message across has never been more complicated. subText is a hilarious series of vignettes detailing the awkwardness of dating in the digital age, from capturing the perfect selfie to making a relationship Facebook official. At its heart, subText is a reminder that "love is a lot of things, but it is rarely a thing of convenience."

A one-act version of this play is available; contact Playscripts for details.

  • Comedy
  • 80 - 90 minutes
  • 13 f, 7 m (5-20 actors possible: 3-13 f, 2-7 m)
  • Set: Unit set. Projections.
  • Standard Edition ISBN: 978-1-68069-017-0

Published Reviews

"It's a play to rethink and/or re-experience what it means to be a young person full of drama, lust, angst, love, and wishes for a future where who you are becomes the new normal."

Dr. Darolyn "Lyn" Jones, Editor, Rethinking Children's Literature

Production History

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Production Group
Location
DEC 16, 2017 - DEC 17, 2017
Lansing Community College
Lansing, MI United States
Lansing Community College Lansing, MI United States
MAY 24, 2017 - MAY 25, 2017
Minto Memorial High School
Minto, NB Canada
Minto Memorial High School Minto, NB Canada
MAY 12, 2017 - MAY 12, 2017
Proviso East High School
Maywood, IL United States
Proviso East High School Maywood, IL United States
MAY 11, 2017 - MAY 12, 2017
Lowell High School
Lowell, MI United States
Lowell High School Lowell, MI United States
APR 27, 2017 - APR 29, 2017
El Dorado High Schoool
El Dorado, AR United States
El Dorado High Schoool El Dorado, AR United States
APR 21, 2017 - APR 22, 2017
East Aurora High School
East Aurora, NY United States
East Aurora High School East Aurora, NY United States
MAR 16, 2017 - MAR 18, 2017
University Of Waterloo Engineering Society
Waterloo, ON Canada
University Of Waterloo Engineering Society Waterloo, ON Canada
MAR 15, 2017 - MAR 18, 2017
University Of Waterloo Engineering Society
Waterloo, ON Canada
University Of Waterloo Engineering Society Waterloo, ON Canada
FEB 11, 2017 - FEB 11, 2017
Hamilton High School
Hamilton, OH United States
Hamilton High School Hamilton, OH United States
FEB 10, 2017 - FEB 12, 2017
Hamilton High School
Hamilton, OH United States
Hamilton High School Hamilton, OH United States
FEB 02, 2017 - FEB 02, 2017
Sunnyslope High School
Phoenix, AZ United States
Sunnyslope High School Phoenix, AZ United States
DEC 08, 2016 - DEC 08, 2016
Denver Public Schools
Denver, CO United States
Denver Public Schools Denver, CO United States
DEC 03, 2016 - DEC 03, 2016
N/a
Kissimmee, FL United States
N/a Kissimmee, FL United States
DEC 02, 2016 - DEC 02, 2016
Seminole High School
Seminole, FL United States
Seminole High School Seminole, FL United States
DEC 01, 2016 - DEC 03, 2016
South High School
Torrance, CA United States
South High School Torrance, CA United States
NOV 23, 2016 - NOV 23, 2016
Academia Britanica Cuscatleca
Santa Tecla, El Salvador
Academia Britanica Cuscatleca Santa Tecla, El Salvador
NOV 17, 2016 - NOV 18, 2016
Palm Beach Lakes HS Theatre Department
West Palm Beach, FL United States
Palm Beach Lakes HS Theatre Department West Palm Beach, FL United States
SEP 23, 2016 - SEP 26, 2016
Breakthrough Theatre Of Winter Park
Winter Park, FL United States
Breakthrough Theatre Of Winter Park Winter Park, FL United States
SEP 23, 2016 - SEP 25, 2016
Breakthrough Theatre Of Winter Park
Winter Park, FL United States
Breakthrough Theatre Of Winter Park Winter Park, FL United States
SEP 22, 2016 - SEP 24, 2016
Vines High School
Plano, TX United States
Vines High School Plano, TX United States
MAY 24, 2016 - MAY 24, 2016
Snider HS
Fort Wayne, IN United States
Snider HS Fort Wayne, IN United States
OCT 02, 2014 - OCT 04, 2014
Burris Laboratory School / Indiana Academy
Muncie, IN United States
Burris Laboratory School / Indiana Academy Muncie, IN United States
SEP 23, 2014 - SEP 27, 2014
Ball State University
Muncie, IN United States
Ball State University Muncie, IN United States
MAY 28, 2014 - MAY 30, 2014
Muncie Southside High School
Muncie, IN United States
Muncie Southside High School Muncie, IN United States
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Location
DEC 16, 2017 - DEC 17, 2017
Lansing Community College
Lansing, MI United States
Lansing Community College Lansing, MI United States
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