Love and the Boxer

by  Joe Corrie

Short Play, Dramatic Comedy  /  4m, 4f

A short, 1 act comedy by Joe Corrie. 

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Love and the Boxer

by  Joe Corrie

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  • Cast Size

    Cast Size

    4m, 4f
  • Audience

    Target Audience

    • Adult
    • Senior
    • Teen (Age 14 - 18)

Additional Info

Danny Sullivan is the pride of his family in the boxing ring, and gives every promise of becoming one day a world champion. In love with Mary, the pretty daughter of the family upstairs, he is viewing his next fight with great confidence. But Mary has suddenly found some curious ideas of social ambition, and now claims she is in love not with a lout of a boxer but with a refined and cultured young man, one that will improve her mind, one Vincent Blenkinsop... 
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Considerations

Performing Groups

  • College Theatre / Student
  • Community Theatre
  • Senior Theatre

Cautions

  • Caution Mild Adult Mild Adult Themes

Production

Details

  • Time Period: 1950s
  • Setting: A Living-room
  • Additional Features: Stage Combat

Casting

4m, 4f
Jack Hawkins downright; 55
Danny 23
Peter Sullivan Danny's Father; cocky, jaunty; middle aged
Vincent 23
Nellie capable, domesticated; 25 
Mrs Sullivan Danny's Mother; agressive; middle aged
Mary good-looking; 23
Lizzie snobbish; middle aged 
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