Two Dollar Train Fare - Hector

Bronx, New York

MONOLOGUE DESCRIPTION

Time: Contemporary                                

Situation: Hector is at the train station selling cheaper fares to earn some money. As he tries to bring in customers, he talks to a stranger about the time he was on the 5 train and a woman was convinced he was committing a crime.

Subject Matter: Hustling, Trains, Racism, City Life, Humanity

Note from Playwright: There are times when it seems to a particular minority group that hope for equality is merely a dream but every now and then that's proven false.

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  • Source
    Stand-Alone Monologue
  • Character Age
    Adult 20-30, Adult 30-40, Adult 40-50, Adult 50-60, Adult 60-70, Adult 70+
  • Character Gender Ident./Sexual Orient.
    Universal
  • Character Ethnicity
    Universal
  • Genre
    Comedic Drama, Urban Theatre
  • Period
    Contemporary
  • Length
    2 min or less
  • Writer Gender Identity/Sexual Orientation
    Male
  • Writer Ethnicity
    Latin@/x - Hispanic
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