The King Who Could Not Laugh

by  Paul Vincent Carroll

Short Play, Comedy  /  2m, 1girl(s), 5m or f

A play for Children of All Ages

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The King Who Could Not Laugh

by  Paul Vincent Carroll

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  • Cast Size

    Cast Size

    2m, 1girl(s), 5m or f
  • Duration


    30 minutes
  • SubGenre


    Fantasy, Adventure, Theatre for Young Audiences
  • Audience

    Target Audience

    • Appropriate for all audiences

Additional Info

The Physic cannot cure the King's heavy melancholy, ut a little girl from a strnge land with her unusual common sense and infectious happiness, achieves the miracle
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License details

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



  • Time Period: Present Day
  • Duration: 30 minutes
  • Setting: The Rest Chamber of the Royal Palace of Karmis, a small country in the Far East
  • Features / Contains: Elaborate / High Volume Costumes, Fantasy Costumes


2m, 1girl(s), 5m or f

The King

Hispano - an Officer of the Bed Chamber

Patwatskin - the Primee Minister

Marnitski - the Court Physician

Augustus - A Wanderer

Rosemary - a Lost child

Two Guards

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  • Roles for Children


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