'But Why Bump Off Barnaby?'
by Rick Abbot
Full Length Play, Comedy / 4m, 6f
This lunatic show poses a fascinating mystery. When Barnaby Folcey is murdered at a family gathering at Marlgate Manor, it transpires that he had a motive to murder everybody else, but no one had a reason to want him dead.
- Time Period: Present Day
- Duration: 90 minutes
- Setting: The parlor of Marlgate, the ancestral home of the Leducs.
- Additional Features: Special Effects
- Features / Contains: Contemporary Costumes / Street Clothes
- Musical Style: N/A (Not a musical)
- Vocal Demands: N/A (Not a musical)
MEDKINS - a serenely capable butler
MAGNOLIA - a very apprehensive maid
ORION LEDUC - an arthritic British baronet
BARNABY FOLCEY - a poor relation of the Leducs
LADY BARBARA FENWICK - a rather deaf peeress
ROSALIND BARSTOW - a flamboyant fortune-hunter
CLEO BARTON - a middle-aged Hollywood actress
JEFF BARNETT- an intrepid police reporter
MISS BARNSDALE - an old nearsighted family governess
DORA DUNSTOCK - an adorable young dimwit
- Non-Traditional casting