The Male Root by Vicki Zhang
In the burning time of a single incense, dark secrets emerged and shook the core of a famed Confucian household, threatening the manhood of the Masters and Sons.
Winner of 8th InspiraTO Playwriting Contest, Canada's largest 10-minute play festival.
Keywords: China, Confucian, manhood
SON: A Chinese man in his 20s.
GUARD OUTSIDE: A Chinese man, any age. Staff of the rival household. Instead of an actor on stage, this can also be a voice offstage (may be pre-recorded).