- Type of Show One-act Play
- Product Code T16000
- Cast Size 6
- Min. Royalty Rate $55/perf
- Cost $10.95
- Approx. Run Time 30 min
- Target Audience Middle School | High School | College and Adult
- Performing Group High School | College Theatre
- Genre Drama
- ISBN(13) 9780871298195
- "It is a great adaptation. The drama is compelling. The opportunity to use non-gender-specific actors in some roles is a nice bonus."
- Review by Joe King, North Central High School, Indianapolis, IN
- "My theatre class chose to do The Telltale Heart because we had an all male cast. Thank you for making adaptable scriptsÑit was a success!"
- Review by Liz Dean, Griffin Middle School, Smyrna, Ga.
- "A story that tempts the imagination; a "conversation" play. Our audience was silentÑcaptivated to the end."
- Review by Susan Kahn, Norwell High School, Ossian, Ind.
- "Wonderful classic. Often read in English curricula. Very faithful to the short story!"
- Review by Joe King, North Central High School, Indianapolis, Ind.
- "Great adaptation and very easily staged."
- Review by Scott Spohler, Madison Plains High School, London, Ohio
Hints, Tips, and Tricks
- ""Man" carries a big weight of the play in terms of lines, make sure you cast someone who is reliable and can memorize well."
- Tip by Jakeline Dominquez, Rhodes Middle School, San Antonio, Texas