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Super-Lubricated 

A Short Play
By Jim Dalglish & Lynda Sturner

A widow and a clerk working the grave-yard shift discover the secret to life might be as obvious as a box hanging on a rack at the local Wallgreen’s.

"I want something that … Oh, God… this is embarrassing… that someone will, you know, like… like.  Do you have a personal favorite?" - Helen

Jim Dalglish and Lynda Sturner

Characters

Helen - Early 60s; a widow.  

Perry  - Early 50s; working the nigh shift at Walgreens.

Setting

Walgreen’s Drug Store.  Sandusky, Ohio.

Jim Dalglish as Perry and Lynda Sturner as Helen (2015 production during the Provincetown International Women's Theater Festival.)

Time

Tonight; 2 am

Length

18 mins.

Type

Lynda winning her "Oscar" for Best Actress at the Dublin Gay Theatre Festival

Lynda winning her "Oscar" for Best Actress at the Dublin Gay Theatre Festival

Comedy / Drama

Themes

Rejoining life; recovering after loss; chronic illness; AIDS; gay issues

Script Completed

Spring 2003; Revised 2015

Awards:

Chosen for the 2006 Great Plains Theater Festival, Omaha, Nebraska

Production History

International Dublin Gay Theatre Festival
May, 2016 (Full Production)

Provincetown International Women's Theater Festival
October 14 - 17, 2015 (Full Production)

SexTet: 6 plays of love and other disorders
Provincetown Theater Company
7/28/03 - 8/14/03 (Full Production)

Show Video

Lynda Sturner as Helen and Jim Dalglish as Perry appearing in Super-Lubricated (Provincetown International Women's Theater Festival, October, 2015.)


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