Maria Marten or Murder in the Red Barn
by Constance Cox
Short Play, Melodrama / 5m, 9f
Constance Cox’s short melodrama is a version of the Victorian true story of Maria Marten.
Maria is a country girl who dreams of escaping her village life, so when a rich and handsome gentleman arrives with promises to marry her and take her away she feels that all her dreams have come true. But all is not as it seems...
- Minimum Fee: £30 per performance plus VAT when applicable.
- Time Period: 19th Century
- Setting: A garden or green
- Expandable casting