No Shoulder

No Shoulder by Nina Shengold

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Productions (28)
Drama
|
10 - 15 minutes
2 f
Content Notes: Adult language
Set: Minimal.

A surreal late-night encounter between a childless widow and a teenage hitchhiker, who have far more in common than either imagines. Read More

Pricing Information

Min. Performance Fee* $55
NOTE: This play is part of an anthology called Finger Foods: An Evening of Short Plays.
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Standard Manager Edition $24.99
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Play Details

A surreal late-night encounter between a childless widow and a teenage hitchhiker, who have far more in common than either imagines.

(This play can also be performed as part of the full-length play Finger Foods: An Evening of Short Plays.)

  • Drama
  • |
  • 10 - 15 minutes
  • 2 f
  • Content Notes: Adult language
  • Set: Minimal.

Published Reviews

"Newcomer Nina Shengold (an experienced TV writer) takes top honors with No Shoulder. Shengold unfolds her tale quickly and carefully... The surprise ending is shocking and complete... a miraculous and unforgiving little play."

Michael Eck, Albany Times Union

Production History

DEC 11, 2021 - DEC 12, 2021
State University Of New York At Geneseo
Geneseo, NY United States
State University Of New York At Geneseo Geneseo, NY United States
APR 27, 2021 - APR 29, 2021
Viterbo University
La Crosse, WI United States
Viterbo University La Crosse, WI United States
MAY 18, 2019 - MAY 18, 2019
Actors Workshop Ithaca
Ithaca, NY United States
Actors Workshop Ithaca Ithaca, NY United States
MAR 22, 2019 - MAR 23, 2019
St. Paul Central High School
St. Paul, MN United States
St. Paul Central High School St. Paul, MN United States
MAY 03, 2018 - MAY 05, 2018
Black Box
Chapel Hill, NC United States
Black Box Chapel Hill, NC United States
JUL 11, 2014 - JUL 12, 2014
Manhattan Arts Center
Manhattan, KS United States
Manhattan Arts Center Manhattan, KS United States
MAY 24, 2014 - MAY 31, 2014
Women's Theater Workshop
Riverside, CA United States
Women's Theater Workshop Riverside, CA United States
MAY 16, 2014 - MAY 16, 2014
Actors Workshop Ithaca
ithaca, NY United States
Actors Workshop Ithaca ithaca, NY United States
SEP 21, 2013 - OCT 12, 2013
Cuan Counselling
Dingle, Ireland
Cuan Counselling Dingle, Ireland
JUN 21, 2012 - JUN 21, 2012
Albany Civic Theater
Albany, NY United States
Albany Civic Theater Albany, NY United States
MAY 11, 2012 - MAY 11, 2012
Actor's Workshop Of Ithaca
Ithaca NY, NY United States
Actor's Workshop Of Ithaca Ithaca NY, NY United States
APR 17, 2010 - APR 18, 2010
Millsaps College
Jackson, MS United States
Millsaps College Jackson, MS United States
MAR 05, 2010 - MAR 06, 2010
Wilson College
Chambersburg, PA United States
Wilson College Chambersburg, PA United States
DEC 02, 2009 - DEC 03, 2009
Francis Hall Auditorium
Reading, PA United States
Francis Hall Auditorium Reading, PA United States
JUL 13, 2009 - JUL 14, 2009
North Shore Players
Tatamagouche, NS Canada
North Shore Players Tatamagouche, NS Canada
MAY 08, 2009 - MAY 09, 2009
North Shore Players
Tatamagouche, NS Canada
North Shore Players Tatamagouche, NS Canada
MAY 03, 2008 - MAY 11, 2008
Spotlight On Shilo
Brandon, MB Canada
Spotlight On Shilo Brandon, MB Canada
NOV 29, 2007 - DEC 08, 2007
Mountview Academy Of Theatre Arts
London, United Kingdom
Mountview Academy Of Theatre Arts London, United Kingdom
NOV 28, 2007 - DEC 01, 2007
Corrugated Iron Youth Arts
Darwin, NT Australia
Corrugated Iron Youth Arts Darwin, NT Australia
JUL 20, 2007 - JUL 29, 2007
Orange Coast College
Costa Mesa, CA United States
Orange Coast College Costa Mesa, CA United States
APR 24, 2007 - APR 28, 2007
University of Arizona, School Of Theatre Arts
Tucson, AZ United States
University of Arizona, School Of Theatre Arts Tucson, AZ United States
JAN 20, 2007 - JAN 20, 2007
Dubuque Senior High School
Dubuque, IA United States
Dubuque Senior High School Dubuque, IA United States
JUN 01, 2006 - JUN 30, 2006
Actors Alliance Of San Diego
Del Mar, CA United States
Actors Alliance Of San Diego Del Mar, CA United States
MAY 05, 2006 - MAY 06, 2006
University Of Rhode Island
Kingston, RI United States
University Of Rhode Island Kingston, RI United States
MAY 05, 2006 - MAY 05, 2006
Nazareth College
Rochester, NY United States
Nazareth College Rochester, NY United States
APR 05, 2006 - APR 06, 2006
Gananoque Secondary School
Gananoque, ON Canada
Gananoque Secondary School Gananoque, ON Canada
MAY 03, 2000 - MAY 03, 2000
StageWorks
Hudson, NY United States
StageWorks Hudson, NY United States
OCT 10, 1998 - OCT 10, 1998
Actors & Writers (staged reading)
Olivebridge, NY United States
Actors & Writers (staged reading) Olivebridge, NY United States
DEC 11, 2021 - DEC 12, 2021
State University Of New York At Geneseo
Geneseo, NY United States
State University Of New York At Geneseo Geneseo, NY United States
MAY 03, 2000 - MAY 03, 2000
StageWorks
Hudson, NY United States
StageWorks Hudson, NY United States

Awards (1)

Heideman Award finalist, Actors theatre of Louisville (1999)

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