A Jolly Sinister Jape

by  Elliot Strange

Short Play, Comedy  /  2m, 2f

Lord Stubbs, Biffy Trubshaw and his actress wife Ophelia are stranded by a collapsed bridge in a mysterious house in a thunderstorm. As romance blossoms, someone locks the front door, trapping the three unfortunates. Who else is in the house? A fast-…

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A Jolly Sinister Jape

by  Elliot Strange

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  • Cast Size

    Cast Size

    2m, 2f
  • SubGenre

    Subgenre

    Mystery/Thriller, Period
  • Audience

    Target Audience

    • Adult
    • Senior
    • Teen (Age 14 - 18)

Additional Info

Lord Stubbs, Biffy Trubshaw and his actress wife Ophelia are stranded by a collapsed bridge in a mysterious house in a thunderstorm. As romance blossoms, someone locks the front door, trapping the three unfortunates. Who else is in the house? A fast-moving, madcap comedy, set in the 1920s, with a liberal sprinkling of hilarious period slang, along with mystery and thrills.
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  • Caution Mild Adult Mild Adult Themes

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  • Minimum Fee: £30 per performance plus VAT when applicable.

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  • Time Period: 1920s
  • Setting: An entrance hall
  • Features / Contains: Period Costumes

Casting

2m, 2f
M2 (young, 30s) F2 (young)
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