by: Walter Wykes


Copyright © 1997 by Walter Wykes

CAUTION: Professionals and amateurs are hereby warned that The Profession is subject to a royalty. It is fully protected under the copyright laws of the United States of America, and of all countries covered by the International Copyright Union (including the Dominion of Canada and the rest of the British Commonwealth), and of all countries covered by the Pan-American Copyright convention and the Universal Copyright Convention, and of all countries with which the United States has reciprocal copyright relations. All rights, including professional and amateur stage performing, motion picture, recitation, lecturing, public reading, radio broadcasting, television, video or sound taping, all other forms of mechanical or electronic reproduction, such as information storage and retrieval systems and photocopying, and the rights of translation into foreign languages, are strictly reserved.

Inquiries concerning all rights should be addressed to the author at


A serious young man.
ROSETTA A serious young woman.
SCHÄFFER A strict disciplinarian and agent of The Profession.
IBID Eugene's wife.
VAGRANT An outcast.

NOTE: ROSETTA and IBID should be played by the same actress. SCHÄFFER and the VAGRANT, likewise, should be played by a single actor.


SCENE I: A classroom.

SCENE II: Eugene's apartment.

SCENE III: A classroom.

SCENE IV: The park.

Back to Script Archive

Home · Full-Length Plays · One-Act Plays · 10 Minute Plays · Monologues · Email · © 2000