Three by Chance - Three Short Plays

Michael Druce

Published by Cyberpress

4 Male 2 Female

Three short, two-person plays, each about chance encounters

Unpublished Manuscripts M1,F1

After the discovery of several unpublished manuscripts, a son learns of his late father's lost love and his desire to have had a different life

Runs about 10 minutes

Schooled - M1,F1

A chance encounter between a young man in his twenties and a hooker reveals the woman used to be the man's grade school teacher.

Runs about 10 minutes

Severance - M2

In this dark little drama of what goes around comes around, chance brings together two men in a small town diner late at night

Clark DeVane - the rich and powerful CEO of Pac-Rim - is on trial for bankrupting his company, costing thousands of employees their jobs

Stu, the owner of the diner, is on the rebound after coping with a personal tragedy

Over coffee, both men relate how circumstances have affected their lives

As each man's story unfolds, details surface that link the two men and build toward a startling conclusion

Runs about 20 minutes


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