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Dog Sees God: Confessions of a Teenage Blockhead

Act One, Scene Eight



Basics

Show Type
Characters
Genders
  • : 0
  • : 2
Age Ranges
  • Late Teen
Style
Period
Time/Place
a high school, a music practice room, lunchtime,
Act/Scene
Act One, Scene Eight

Scene Context

CB, a teenager with status in his high school, is depressed about his dead dog. He talks -- or

Scene Text

Start:

Beethoven: You’re not supposed to be in here. I have permission to practice during lunch. But nobody else is supposed to be in here.
CB: You’ve gotten really good. I mean, you always were, but -- Who wrote that? Beethoven?
Beethoven: Chopin.

End:

Beethoven: He was sick, CB. He couldn’t help it. You know they say a dog sees God in his master. A cat looks in the mirror.
CB: I hate cats.
Beethoven: Me too.

Royal, Bert V. Dog Sees God: Confessions of a Teenage Blockhead. Dramatists Play Service, New York, NY. 2006. pp. 20-24.

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