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Lewis Routh

LEWIS ROUTH  (1949 - )

Nationality:    USA
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Lewis Routh is a playwright currently living, writing, and directing his plays in New Orleans. All the plays listed here can be produced by contacting the author at lew-AT-lewisrouth-dot-com

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below is a list of Lewis Routh's plays - click on a Play Title for more information

Bar Angel         Elvis Sightings         Mortal Bed, The         People Come & Go So Quickly Here!         Photo Play         Porches         Sunny and Pea         Trailer Trash Tabloid Mobile Homos Sex Scandals, Murders and Other Unnatural Disasters of 1964



Bar Angel

Synopsis:
A gay, It's a Wonderful Life. Set at Christmas time, Henry - an older gentleman who has once again been jilted and robbed by his young "pick-up" is visited by his very own guardian angel. Small cast (3 men) simple set. One act.

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Marigny Theatre    -

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Marigny Theatre

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Genre:
Gay play. - - Gay, full length

Parts:
Male:  3            Female:  -            Other:  -

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Elvis Sightings

Synopsis:
The central character adores Elvis and it was this adoration which led her to murder her abusive husband. A wild, chaotic ride through the mind of a lovely female character. One act with surprising comedy.

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Genre:
dramedy One act

Parts:
Male:  2            Female:  -            Other:  -

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Mortal Bed, The

Synopsis:
Actually two one acts which have a bed as the only set piece. Act One features the titan Prometheus and his assistant Trickery. Prometheus has unleashed homosexuality on the world and it must be fixed! In act two two young mortals of today find they have more in common that a love of Shakespeare and Elizabethan theatre

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Genre:
Comedy

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Male:  2            Female:  -            Other:  -

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People Come & Go So Quickly Here!

Synopsis:
The residence of a Mississippi trailer park have come to New Orleans to see their kids perform the Wizard of Oz. The kids are delayed and the parents try to entertain the audience with stories of their lives back home. Wildly funny. This show ran for months! No set, one male part

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All roles Are played by one person in quick change costumes. It COULD be one female.

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Marigny Theatre    -

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Genre:
Gender-bender camp Comedy

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Male:  -            Female:  -            Other:  -

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Photo Play

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Genre:
One act. - - Gay, one act

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Male:  3            Female:  2            Other:  -

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Porches

Synopsis:
A one woman tour de force for an African American female. In this short one act we see a woman's entire life on stage. Brilliant and arresting. Written for the first annual New Orleans Fringe Festival.

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Genre:
dramedy One act

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Male:  -            Female:  1            Other:  -

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Sunny and Pea

Synopsis:
Sunny & Pea are a lesbian couple who are considering a wedding ceremony. Pea decides she MUST tell her mother. Mom already has guessed of their relationship, which send Pea reeling! A popular, one act play!

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Genre:
One act. - - Lesbian, one act

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Male:  -            Female:  3            Other:  -

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Trailer Trash Tabloid Mobile Homos Sex Scandals, Murders and Other Unnatural Disasters of 1964

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