The Male Root by Vicki Zhang


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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

Genre: Drama
Suitable for students 16+

Acts: 1
Run time: 10 minutes
Cast size: 2
Male roles: 2
Casting Notes:
FATHER/OLD WONG: A Chinese man in his late 50s or 60s. Head of a Confucian household.
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).