The Ties That Bind: A Ten-Minute Play

A young woman is mystified as to how her new friend can stand her man-splaining, belittling boyfriend … until the friend explains how to have it all.
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The Ties That Bind: A Ten-Minute Play

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  • Jacquelyn Floyd-Priskorn:
    14 Nov. 2023
    This is some sassy stuff! Madelaine has taken control of her needs, for now. Or is she perhaps training Brett? It certainly looks like both Brett and Madelaine are happy enough. It's good to see women helping women make the best of a bad situation!

Character Information

  • Madelaine
    early 20s to 30s,
    Any Race/Ethnicity
    ,
    Female
    Smart, composed, playing the long game
  • Brett
    About the same age as Madelaine,
    Any Race/Ethnicity
    ,
    Male
    Handsome, jacked, not very bright, unaware that he is not very bright
  • Ben
    About the same age as Amanda,
    Any Race/Ethnicity
    ,
    Male
    Handsome, jacked, not very bright, unaware that he is not very bright
  • Amanda
    early 20s to 30s,
    Any Race/Ethnicity
    ,
    Female
    Smart, curious, a little impulsive, a little unfiltered, eager to learn