My Cousin Rachel
by Daphne du Maurier, Diana Morgan
Full Length Play, Drama / 5m, 2f
Philip Ashley travels to Italy to find his cousin Ambrose has died suddenly and Rachel, Ambrose's wife, has gone. Philip returns to England convinced Rachel was responsible for Ambrose's death, hoping to inherit his possessions. When Rachel arrives in England Philip falls in love with her. One small event after another causes a kind of see-saw of belief and disbelief. Is Rachel a scheming murderess or a grossly maligned woman?
- Mild Adult Themes
- Minimum Fee: £69 per performance plus VAT when applicable.
- Time Period: 19th Century
- Setting: A hall
- Features / Contains: Period Costumes
Philip Ashley: sensitive, emotional; young
Louise Kendall: pretty, hoydenish; about 18
Nicholas Kendall: attractive, forceful; 50s
Rachel: tall, slender, beautiful, characterful; early 30s
Ranaldi: dark, good-looking; 40s
James: a servant boy
- Roles for Teens