PS, I Love Your Daugher

A middle aged man falls for his best friend’s 30-something daughter.

Michael, a 40-something divorced man, has spent three years moping after his divorce. His best friend and former drill sergeant, Paul, convinces him to start dating again. Michael meets Jennifer, the woman of his dreams, at a trade show – only to discover that she’s Paul’s long-estranged daughter, all grown up. They try to keep their relationship a secret from Paul, but when he stumbles upon them kissing in a local restaurant, all hell breaks loose. As the men’s life-long friendship hangs in the balance, Jennifer – prodded by Michael’s nerdy employee, Derek – takes a big risk with an attempted reconciliation with her father. “PS, I Love Your Daughter” examines what happens when the all-too-rate close friendships between men stumble over family and romance.

A comedy in one act
Adult audience
Approx. 40 pages
Cast size: 4

Production History:

  • North End Players, May 13-22, 2011. Directed by Ron Jorgensen. Starring Rob Harrison, Becky Ripley, Robert Pojansky and JJ Harris.
  • Kicked off Coho Theater’s “World Premier Summer,” June 17-20, 2010. Directed by Erin Thomas. Produced by Gary Corbin, Double Diamond Productions. Cast: Brandon Zupancic, Michael Biesanz, Bonnie Auguston and Trevor Brady.

Reviews:

“Refreshing… plenty of laughs… Corbin has a good ear for one-liners… sharply defined characters… [It] might warm your heart.”
– The Oregonian

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