1 Man, 1 Woman
Originally produced by Heartlande Theatre at Performance Network, Ann Arbor, Michigan, as part of their annual Play By Play marathon of short plays, June 2005. Published in Threshold, DePaul University’s journal of art and literature, 2012.
Now, a short film, adapted and directed by Erwan Ripoll. (France, 2010) Watch it:
Teller, an office receptionist, makes the coffee. Jean, another office employee, always manages to finish it. As they attempt to fight off the doldrums of office life, fantasy segments ensue revolving around the empty coffee pot–and ultimately take them to the brink of the forbidden.