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The Countess and the Lesbians: A Play in One Act By Carolyn Gage
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Three lesbian actors are rehearsing an historical play about Countess Markiewicz and the aftermath of her participation in the Easter Week Rising in Dublin. The play is about her political... More > differences with her sister, who was a pacifist. As the women take up the issues of the play, the power dynamics of their own lesbian relationships are called into question.< Less
The Obligatory Scene: A Play in One Act By Carolyn Gage
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Ostensibly arguing about The Taming of the Shrew, a lesbian couple come to grips with their own marital struggles around the issue of sex.
The Gage and Mr. Comstock: A Monologue By Carolyn Gage
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A monologue by feminist foremother and Suffragist, Matilda Joslyn Gage, in which she sets the bait for Anthony Comstock to ban her book, Woman, Church and State, a comprehensive exposé of the... More > historical misogyny of the christian church.< Less
Speak Fully the One Awful Word: A Dramatic Adaptation of Lady Byron Vindicated By Carolyn Gage
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A dramatic adaptation of Lady Byron Vindicated, Harriet Beecher Stowe's courageous exposé of Lord Bryon's incest and domestic abuse
The Goddess Tour: A Murder Mystery in Two Acts By Carolyn Gage
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It’s a dark and stormy night at a remote inn on the Burren of Western Ireland, as six American women -- strangers to each other (or are they?) -- gather for a tour of ancient goddess sites. A... More > murder mystery exploring potentially deadly mother-daughter dyads, played out amid ghostly sightings of lost children and pre-Celtic rituals involving various aspects of the goddess.< Less
Leading Ladies: A Cabaret Musical By Carolyn Gage
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Sparkling gem of a cabaret musical! Six leading ladies take stage with musical numbers celebrating the turning points in their respective careers. Cast includes Sarah Bernhardt, Eleanora Duse, and... More > Laurette Taylor. A special treat for theatre lovers. Sample of songs online at www.myspace.com/leadingladiesthemusical. LEAD SHEETS AND CD AVAILABLE.< Less
Mason-Dixon: A Play in One Act By Carolyn Gage
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Separated for thirty years, a white woman attempts to recruit her former slave to return to the South to work as a Union spy in the Confederate White House. Issues of race, class, and gender explode... More > as the women confront their lesbian girlhood and shared history of sexual abuse.< Less
Esther and Vashti: A Drama in Two Acts By Carolyn Gage
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A romantic drama set against a backdrop of war in ancient Persia. A young Hebrew woman and her former lover, the Queen of Persia, struggle against their personal and political differences to form an... More > alliance against a common enemy.< Less
Ugly Ducklings: A Play in Two Acts By Carolyn Gage
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Two counselors at a summer camp struggle with their love against a backdrop of homophobia. Scenes with the campers depict with chilling accuracy the cruelty of girls towards those they perceive as... More > outsiders. Powerful, award-winning lesbian drama!< Less
Coming About: A Play in Three Acts By Carolyn Gage
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Coming About is a play that looks at the dramatic change in the institution of marriage since the 1950's. Kay, in her early thirties, is married to a man over twice her age. Finally confronting the... More > facts about the age discrepancies, she begins to move toward establishing her own life. The play opens at the wedding reception for a neighbor, and the presence of Kay's husband's grown children, the question of inheritance, and her mother's bitter reminders about her own marriage turn the festive weekend into a pressure cooker of gender roles. The wedding gives way to a hurricane, and the five couples in the play undergo a sea change before the night is over, as the women come to terms with their loss of identity in marriage. This was the first full-length play by Gage, and it marks her own "coming about." Six women, three men. Two hours Single set< Less