I Don't Drink At Parties - Kira

Author Liv Matthews
Athens, Ohio

MONOLOGUE DESCRIPTION

Time: Present                                 

Situation: A new player on the women’s lacrosse team offers Kira a possibly suspicious drink at a party.

Subject Matter: College, Rape Culture, Alcohol, Binge Drinking, Partying, Caution

Note from Playwright: I wrote this piece in response to numerous reports of sexual violence happening on my university’s campus. I wanted to speak to the young women who want to have a good time but have to, unfortunately, be overly cautious due to predatory young men.

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  • Source
    Stand-Alone Monologue
  • Character Age
    Young Adult (18-21), Adult 20-30
  • Character Gender Ident./Sexual Orient.
    Female
  • Character Ethnicity
    African/African American, Asian/Asian American, Asian Indian/Asian Ind. American, Latin@/x - Hispanic, Middle Eastern/Mid Eastern American, Native American, Caribbean, Pacific Islander
  • Genre
    Comedy, Comedic Drama, Drama
  • Period
    Contemporary
  • Length
    2 min +
  • Writer Gender Identity/Sexual Orientation
    Female
  • Writer Ethnicity
    African/African American
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