Scenes From My Love Life

 

 

 

Scenes From My Love Life: Show Information

 

Play: Scenes From My Love Life

 

Playwright: Ronnie Larsen

 

Story: Scenes From My Love Life explores the lives of nine gay men searching for sex and love in San Francisco.

 

Script: PDF - Word Document - Web - Excerpt

 

Length: 90 minutes, no intermission

 

Cast: 9

 

Characters:

  • ISAAC, a sex addict, dating Chris
  • CHRIS, Isaacs' frustrated boyfriend
  • STEVE, Isaacs' best friend
  • RICHARD, Isaac and Steves' flighty friend
  • MIKE, a prissy sweater queen
  • BILL, a man obsessed with personal ads
  • LARRY, friend of Bill and Allens'
  • ALLEN, a doctor
  • GENE, a drag queen

 

 

History: Premiered at Theatre Rhinoceros in San Francisco on August 4th, 1994. Received critical acclaim and played to sold out houses for six months.

 

Produced Cities: San Francisco, Sacramento, Denver, Seattle, Houston, New Orleans, Chicago and Los Angeles. Excerpts were performed in London with a series of one-acts.

 

Actor History:

ORIGINAL CAST: AUG, 4, 1994, SAN FRANCISCO

  • Christian Canterbury played Chris
  • Michael Cronin played Larry
  • J. Bixby Elliott played Isaac
  • Mitch Ellis played Steve
  • Drue Mackintosh played Mike
  • Patrick O'Connor played Richard
  • Neal Shorstein played Gene
  • Frank Willey played Allen
  • Eric Womack played Bill

 

Audio Description: Coming Soon

 

Photos: http://ronnielarsen.com/m/photos/browse/album/Scenes-From-My-Love-Life/owner/admin

 

Video: There is currently no video.

 

Reviews:

 

"Plays out like an erotic dream...INVIGORATING, ENTERTAINING AND INSIGHTFUL...DEMANDS TO BE SEEN."
Bay Area Reporter

 

"PROVOCATIVE entertainment, alternately FUNNY and MOVING."
Dramalogue

 

"Check your inhibitions at the door."
SF Chronicle

 


"SEAMLESS, WITTY and IRREVERENT, and just this side of SCANDALOUS."
Texas Triangle (Houston)

 

"A POIGNANT romp."
Westword (Denver)

 

"HILARIOUS…particularly when it aims at the vanity of single people in general, gay men in particular, and skewers it with GREAT DELIGHT."
SF Weekly

 

"THOUGHTFUL, CLEVER, and POIGNANT. An AMAZING understanding of the vanities of courtship rituals. Scenes manages to create nine real men. It is FUNNY and TOUCHING. See it!"
SF Bay Times

 

"Larsen has a SHARP EYE for vanities, pretenses, and
self-delusions of gay men."

LA View

 

Licensing Availability: Available for production, co-production and/or licensing.

 

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Royalty Information:

 

Contact: RonnieLarsenPresents@gmail.com