subText
by Tyler Dwiggins

Productions (53)
  • 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

(23)
Productions (53)
  • 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
MAY 03, 2019 - MAY 04, 2019
Southside High School
Youngsville, LA United States
Southside High School Youngsville, LA United States
APR 25, 2019 - MAY 12, 2019
MPC Theatre Company
Monterey, CA United States
MPC Theatre Company Monterey, CA United States
FEB 12, 2019 - FEB 13, 2019
Burnett Secondary
Richmond, BC Canada
Burnett Secondary Richmond, BC Canada
FEB 08, 2019 - FEB 09, 2019
James B. Conant High School
Hoffman Estates, IL United States
James B. Conant High School Hoffman Estates, IL United States
NOV 30, 2018 - DEC 01, 2018
Orting High School
Orting, WA United States
Orting High School Orting, WA United States
NOV 28, 2018 - NOV 29, 2018
East View High School
Georgetown, TX United States
East View High School Georgetown, TX United States
NOV 16, 2018 - NOV 17, 2018
Benjamin Logan High School
Bellefontaine, OH United States
Benjamin Logan High School Bellefontaine, OH United States
NOV 09, 2018 - NOV 11, 2018
Kempsville High School Drama Club
Virginia Beach, VA United States
Kempsville High School Drama Club Virginia Beach, VA United States
NOV 02, 2018 - NOV 02, 2018
Kent School
Kent, CT United States
Kent School Kent, CT United States
NOV 02, 2018 - NOV 10, 2018
Central Catholic High School
Portland, OR United States
Central Catholic High School Portland, OR United States
OCT 25, 2018 - OCT 27, 2018
Wootton High School
Rockville, MD United States
Wootton High School Rockville, MD United States
OCT 20, 2018 - OCT 27, 2018
Paulding County High School
Dallas, GA United States
Paulding County High School Dallas, GA United States
OCT 12, 2018 - OCT 13, 2018
New Haven Drama Club
FORT WAYNE, IN United States
New Haven Drama Club FORT WAYNE, IN United States
SEP 21, 2018 - SEP 23, 2018
Cor Cordium Productions
Studio City, CA United States
Cor Cordium Productions Studio City, CA United States
MAY 08, 2018 - MAY 09, 2018
Lumpkin County High School
Dahlonega, GA United States
Lumpkin County High School Dahlonega, GA United States
APR 12, 2018 - APR 13, 2018
Arsenal Technical High School
Indianapolis, IN United States
Arsenal Technical High School Indianapolis, IN United States
MAR 31, 2018 - MAR 31, 2018
Highline High School
Burien, WA United States
Highline High School Burien, WA United States
MAR 15, 2018 - MAR 15, 2018
Hialeah Gardens Senior High
Miami Lakes, FL United States
Hialeah Gardens Senior High Miami Lakes, FL United States
MAR 01, 2018 - MAR 10, 2018
Southport High School
Indianapolis, IN United States
Southport High School Indianapolis, IN United States
FEB 15, 2018 - FEB 17, 2018
South Burlington High School
South Burlington, VT United States
South Burlington High School South Burlington, VT United States
FEB 09, 2018 - FEB 10, 2018
Big Rapids HS Drama
Big Rapids, MI United States
Big Rapids HS Drama Big Rapids, MI United States
JAN 26, 2018 - JAN 27, 2018
Naperville North High School
Naperville, IL United States
Naperville North High School Naperville, IL United States
DEC 16, 2017 - DEC 17, 2017
Lansing Community College
Lansing, MI United States
Lansing Community College Lansing, MI United States
DEC 08, 2017 - DEC 09, 2017
Bruton High School
Williamsburg, VA United States
Bruton High School Williamsburg, VA United States
DEC 07, 2017 - DEC 08, 2017
Heart Lake Secondary School
Brampton, ON Canada
Heart Lake Secondary School Brampton, ON Canada
DEC 01, 2017 - DEC 02, 2017
Harrison High School
Farmington Hills, MI United States
Harrison High School Farmington Hills, MI United States
NOV 30, 2017 - DEC 02, 2017
University Preparatory Academy
San Jose, CA United States
University Preparatory Academy San Jose, CA United States
NOV 02, 2017 - NOV 12, 2017
PA Players
Pembroke, NH United States
PA Players Pembroke, NH United States
OCT 26, 2017 - OCT 26, 2017
Paisley High School
Paisley, OR United States
Paisley High School Paisley, OR 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
NOV 11, 2016 - NOV 12, 2016
East Union Schools
Afton, IA United States
East Union Schools Afton, IA 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 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 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
Sort by Most Recent
Production Group
Location
MAY 03, 2019 - MAY 04, 2019
Southside High School
Youngsville, LA United States
Southside High School Youngsville, LA United States
APR 25, 2019 - MAY 12, 2019
MPC Theatre Company
Monterey, CA United States
MPC Theatre Company Monterey, CA United States
FEB 12, 2019 - FEB 13, 2019
Burnett Secondary
Richmond, BC Canada
Burnett Secondary Richmond, BC Canada
FEB 08, 2019 - FEB 09, 2019
James B. Conant High School
Hoffman Estates, IL United States
James B. Conant High School Hoffman Estates, IL United States
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