Voices From Ariel - Ten-Minute Plays Reflecting the Jewish Experience
Published by Dramatic Publishing
2 Male 2 Female
Some plays are about contemporary Jewish life, others are about Jewish women, while the rest are based on stories and characters from the Old Testament, giving them a theatrical and very modern up-to-date twist
The 10 Ten-Minute plays are ...
The Foot Peddler ~ Vivian Green - M1
A bumbling peddler tells of selling his wares in 19th-century Pennsylvania
The Ger (The Convert) ~ Leslie B. Gold & Louis Greenstein - M1,F2.
A recent convert tries to rally support from family and friends.
A Golden Opportunity ~ Julianne Bernstien - M1 + 2 Either
A clever Midrash biblical interpretation: a talking golden calf speaks out on worshiping idols
In Spite of Everything ~ Hindi Brooks - F2
A mother and daughter renew each other's faith while trapped in a Tel Aviv apartment during an Iraq scud attack
An Interview With a Scapegoat ~ Louis Greenstein - M1,F1 or M2 or F2
In this clever Midrash biblical interpretation, a Reporter is taken to task when she tries to get her story on the hottest goat in the wilderness!
Single Jewish Female ~ Julianne Bernstien - M1,F2
A young woman enters a newspaper office to place a personal ad.
Smoke ~ Louis Greenstein -M1
A disquisition on cigars, memory and the Sabbath
'Til Death Do Us Plots ~ Julianne Bernstein M1,F2
Newly divorced and "dead" Art and Lucille are stuck for eternity and some everlasting "kvetching" in a double coffin
Where's Your Stuff? ~ Daniel Brenner - M1,F2
A young man who has given up his faith is haunted in the middle of the night by the spirit of his long-departed bar mitzvah coach, Cantor Birnbaum