TIGHT END - Ash

Chicago, Illinois

PLAY DESCRIPTION

Ash (believe me, you do not want to call her “Ashley”) Miller’s dream is to catch the winning touchdown pass for the Westmont High Titans’ Homecoming game. Football is in her blood. In order to make the team, Ash will have to prove she is one of the guys even if that means sacrificing her body for the love of the game.

MONOLOGUE DESCRIPTION

Time: Contemporary                                

Situation: Ash Miller is the starting tight end for the Titans football team. She is preparing for her senior football homecoming game against her high school's rival team, the Olympians. This is the biggest rivalry in her small town. She wants to make her deceased father proud and make history as the first tight end to catch a touchdown pass at homecoming against the Olympians.

Subject Matter: Gender Roles, Football, High School, Girls in Sports, Athletes, Women Athletes, Sports

Note from Playwright: Mokita: The truth we all know but agree not to talk about

Supplemental Information: To read the full script of TIGHT END, visit Rachel’s New Play Exchange page: https://newplayexchange.org/users/4549/rachel-bykowski

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  • Source
    Full-Length Play
  • Character Age
    Teen (16-18), Young Adult (18-21)
  • Character Gender Ident./Sexual Orient.
    Female
  • Character Ethnicity
    Universal
  • Character Special Traits
    Very Physical
  • Genre
    Drama
  • Period
    Contemporary
  • Length
    1 min or less, 2 min or less
  • Writer Gender Identity/Sexual Orientation
    Female
  • Writer Ethnicity
    White
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