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By Jerome McDonough.

Product Code: FC7000

  • Collection
  • Drama

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The pieces within this collection may be performed individually or together. By default, granted licenses will include the whole work unless specifically requested otherwise. Please submit a cutting request with your application if you do not intend to perform the work in its entirety.

* Please note the royalty rate listed is the minimum royalty rate per performance. The actual royalty rate will be determined upon completion of a royalty application.

$7.95 /book

Min. Royalty Rate: $40/perf

In stock


A commedia dell'arte-like troupe strolls into your theatre to the jingle-clatter accompaniment of their props (pots, pans, toy guns, etc.). They present five modern fables about our encounter with our environment and our neighbors. What does it all mean? Each member of the audience will interpret the play according to their own background, their own personalities, and their mood as they watch the play. The Clowns: A group of clowns build a casket around the old folks. The Genii: A young girl wishes for a genie and one appears (or is it just a boy from the next town?). The Glutton: A touching, symbolically dynamic scene mainly in pantomime The Bogey: A harried businessman vainly seeks escape from conformity. The Drums: Two armies play at war while a young couple whisper words of love at their feet.


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  • Status

    In stock

  • Type of Show Collection
  • Product Code FC7000
  • Cast Size 10
  • Pages 28
  • Min. Royalty Rate $40/perf
  • Cost $7.95
  • Approx. Run Time 40 min


  • Target Audience High School | College and Adult
  • Performing Group High School | College Theatre | Community Theatre
  • Genre Drama
  • ISBN(13) 9780886800475
* Please note the royalty rate listed is the minimum royalty rate per performance. The actual royalty rate will be determined upon completion of a royalty application.

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