A Respectable Establishment
by Joan Boucher
Short Play, Comedy / 5m, 7f
A comedy in one act
- Mild Adult Themes
- Minimum Fee: £30 per performance plus VAT when applicable.
- Time Period: 15th Century
- Duration: 30 minutes
- Setting: A rest house for Pilgrims.
- Features / Contains: Period Costumes
The Writer - bearded and middle aged
The Mistress - middle aged to elderly, Neat, has pretensions to good breeding with an accent which sometimes lets her down.
The Maid - young-ish, blowsy and flirty
Jester one - young to middle aged, dressed in faded costume which was once grand
Jester two - yonng to middle-aged, simple costime not so fine as Jester One's
The Wife of Bath - Richly dressed, middle aged to elderly
The Niece - young or young-ish. Well dressed
The Prioress - middle-aged to elderly. Her robes are well kept
The Pretty Nun - young
The Plain Nun - young
The Knight - bearded, wears chain mail, tall.
The Seer - middle-aged to elderly, dirty, dressed in rags.