Dress Rehearsal

by  Alec Baron

Short Play, Comedy  /  2m, 7f

The eve-of-performance dress rehearsal of a costume show is in progress and things are running anything but smoothly for the local drama group.

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Dress Rehearsal

by  Alec Baron

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    2m, 7f
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    • Appropriate for all audiences

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The eve-of-performance dress rehearsal of a costume show is in progress and things are running anything but smoothly for the local drama group. The whole cast is panicking as Britannia cannot climb on to her rostrum, Queen Victoria is far too tall for her part and Henry VIII wants to swap costumes with William Shakespeare because his is many sizes too big for him. To make things worse the authoress keeps storming on and off the stage putting everybody in a flurry. However, when all seems lost, Mrs Grandway, the producer, pulls the show together and with a tinge of professionalism in her voice reassures the troupe that tomorrow everything will go all right.

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

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  • Time Period: Contemporary

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2m, 7f
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Alec Baron

Alec Baron (1913-1991) was born in 1913 in Leeds, the youngest child of Russian Jews who came to Leeds to escape the pogroms. Always interested in films and theatre, he set up and ran the first Film Society outside of London with his friends while still in high school. He served in the army during the Second World War ...

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