The Office of Threats to Western Civilization

Written by:

Kate Jaimet

Cast Size:
7

Roles For:

  • Men: 6
  • Women: 7

Genre:

Comedy
Satire

Themes:

Immigration
Politics

Length:

10 min.

Year Written:

2016

Synopsis:

Paranoid citizens meet jaded bureaucrats in an era of international insecurity. Welcome to another day at the Office of Threats to Western Civilization.

Characters:

THREATS TO WESTERN CIVILIZATION OFFICER – Any age or gender

SECURITY GUARD – Any age or gender

MOTHER – Woman, 25-40

SKYLER — A four-year-old. Actor can be any age or gender

TREE-HUGGER — Any age or gender

ATHEIST — Any age or gender

WORRYWART — Any age or gender

DOUBLING:

SECURITY GUARD, MOTHER and SKYLER may double with TREE-HUGGER, ATHEIST and WORRYWART.

First Produced:

Produced at the Manila, Philippines, Short & Sweet Festival 2016.

Resources:

The play can be accessed through the Canadian Play Outlet.