Airness
by Chelsea Marcantel

Productions (8)
  • Comedy with Music
  • |
  • 100 - 110 minutes
  • 2 f, 4 m, 1 either (7 actors possible: 2-3 f, 4-5 m)
  • Set: Minimal.
  • Standard Edition ISBN: 978-1-62384-736-4

Airness
by Chelsea Marcantel

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Productions (8)
  • Comedy with Music
  • |
  • 100 - 110 minutes
  • 2 f, 4 m, 1 either (7 actors possible: 2-3 f, 4-5 m)
  • Set: Minimal.

When Nina enters her first air guitar competition, she thinks winning will be easy. But as she befriends a group of charismatic nerds all committed to becoming the next champion, she discovers that there's more to this art form than playing pretend; it's about finding yourself in your favorite songs, and performing with raw joy. Will Nina be able to let go and set herself free onstage? Following her mission to shred or be shredded, Airness is an exuberant reminder that everything we need to rock is already inside us. A comedy about competition, completion, and finding the airness inside yourself. Read More

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Libretto $9.99
Stage Manager Edition $18.99

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When Nina enters her first air guitar competition, she thinks winning will be easy. But as she befriends a group of charismatic nerds all committed to becoming the next champion, she discovers that there's more to this art form than playing pretend; it's about finding yourself in your favorite songs, and performing with raw joy. Will Nina be able to let go and set herself free onstage? Following her mission to shred or be shredded, Airness is an exuberant reminder that everything we need to rock is already inside us. A comedy about competition, completion, and finding the airness inside yourself.

(A high school edition of this play is also available.)

  • Comedy with Music
  • |
  • 100 - 110 minutes
  • 2 f, 4 m, 1 either (7 actors possible: 2-3 f, 4-5 m)
  • Set: Minimal.
  • Standard Edition ISBN: 978-1-62384-736-4
Production Packages Include

  • 9 librettos (the book and lyrics)
  • 1 Stage Manager Edition

Pricing and other details are provided during the order process. Higher quantities of some items may be purchased.

Production History

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Production Group
Location
MAY 07, 2020 - MAY 17, 2020
University of California Santa Barbara Department of Theater and Dance
Santa Barbara, CA United States
University of California Santa Barbara Department of Theater and Dance Santa Barbara, CA United States
MAR 25, 2020 - APR 05, 2020
University Of Tennessee Knoxville
Knoxville, TN United States
University Of Tennessee Knoxville Knoxville, TN United States
FEB 08, 2020 - FEB 29, 2020
Benchmark Theatre
Lakewood, CO United States
Benchmark Theatre Lakewood, CO United States
DEC 01, 2019 - DEC 29, 2019
1st Stage
Tysons, VA
1st Stage Tysons, VA
NOV 08, 2019 - NOV 30, 2019
The Keegan Theatre
Washington , DC
The Keegan Theatre Washington , DC
MAR 06, 2019 - MAR 31, 2019
The Phoenix Theatre Co.
Phoenix, AZ United States
The Phoenix Theatre Co. Phoenix, AZ United States
JUL 18, 2018 - JUL 29, 2018
Chautauqua Theater Company
Chautauqua, NY United States
Chautauqua Theater Company Chautauqua, NY United States
MAR 24, 2017 - APR 09, 2017
Humana Festival of New American Plays, World Premiere
Louisville, KY United States
Humana Festival of New American Plays, World Premiere Louisville, KY United States
Sort by Most Recent
Production Group
Location
MAY 07, 2020 - MAY 17, 2020
University of California Santa Barbara Department of Theater and Dance
Santa Barbara, CA United States
University of California Santa Barbara Department of Theater and Dance Santa Barbara, CA United States
MAR 25, 2020 - APR 05, 2020
University Of Tennessee Knoxville
Knoxville, TN United States
University Of Tennessee Knoxville Knoxville, TN United States
FEB 08, 2020 - FEB 29, 2020
Benchmark Theatre
Lakewood, CO United States
Benchmark Theatre Lakewood, CO United States
Sort by Most Recent
Production Group
Location
FEB 08, 2020 - FEB 29, 2020
Benchmark Theatre
Lakewood, CO United States
Benchmark Theatre Lakewood, CO United States
DEC 01, 2019 - DEC 29, 2019
1st Stage
Tysons, VA
1st Stage Tysons, VA
NOV 08, 2019 - NOV 30, 2019
The Keegan Theatre
Washington , DC
The Keegan Theatre Washington , DC
MAR 06, 2019 - MAR 31, 2019
The Phoenix Theatre Co.
Phoenix, AZ United States
The Phoenix Theatre Co. Phoenix, AZ United States
JUL 18, 2018 - JUL 29, 2018
Chautauqua Theater Company
Chautauqua, NY United States
Chautauqua Theater Company Chautauqua, NY United States
MAR 24, 2017 - APR 09, 2017
Humana Festival of New American Plays, World Premiere
Louisville, KY United States
Humana Festival of New American Plays, World Premiere Louisville, KY United States

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