The Jollies

by  Alan Ayckbourn

Full Length Play, Drama  /  3m, 2f, 1boy(s), 2girl(s), 6m or f

"I mean, what do you do when you suddenly find you've got a mother who's younger than you are? And a kid brother who turns out to be twenty years older than you? Right. You panic." Yes, eleven-year-old Polly has quite a problem. Now the police are af…

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    Cast Size

    3m, 2f, 1boy(s), 2girl(s), 6m or f
  • SubGenre

    Subgenre

    Theatre for Young Audiences
  • Audience

    Target Audience

    • Appropriate for all audiences

Additional Info

"I mean, what do you do when you suddenly find you've got a mother who's younger than you are? And a kid brother who turns out to be twenty years older than you? Right. You panic." Yes, eleven-year-old Polly has quite a problem. Now the police are after her as well. Not to mention the'social Services. And a very, very big dog ... Heeeeellllp!
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Cautions

  • No Special Cautions

License details

  • Minimum Fee: £69 per performance plus VAT when applicable.


    This title is currently restricted in London, please contact the Licensing Department for further details.

Production

Details

  • Time Period: Contemporary

Casting

3m, 2f, 1boy(s), 2girl(s), 6m or f
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Cast Attributes

  • Reduced casting (Doubling Possible)
  • Flexible casting

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Alan Ayckbourn

Alan Ayckbourn has spent his life in theatre, rarely if ever tempted by television or film, which perhaps explains why he continues to be so prolific. To date he has written 77 plays, and his work has been translated into over 35 languages, is performed on stage and television throughout the world, and has won countles ...

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