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Building on Sand

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When Aunt Dot decides to build a sand castle to stop the sea from flooding England, the race is on to save her sanity. Aided and abetted by family and friends, she takes on the mighty ocean – and wins. Meanwhile, nephew, Richard, is busy nursing his own brand of paranoia, convinced his new wife, Juliette, is capable of infidelity. Who better to test her out than his best friend, Dan? Self-deception is the name of the game in this seaside comedy set among the sand dunes at Littlehampton.

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SKU: flp043 Categories: , , , , ,
Product ID: 1470

Additional information

Author

Genre

Comedy

Script Style

Full Length Play

Duration (mins)

110

Male Cast

2

Female Cast

3

Total Cast

5

Synopsis

When Aunt Dot decides to build a sand castle to stop the sea from flooding England, the race is on to save her sanity. Aided and abetted by family and friends, she takes on the mighty ocean – and wins. Meanwhile, nephew, Richard, is busy nursing his own brand of paranoia, convinced his new wife, Juliette, is capable of infidelity. Who better to test her out than his best friend, Dan? Self-deception is the name of the game in this seaside comedy set among the sand dunes at Littlehampton.

 

Cast

Richard Jenkins
An accountant in his 30s or 40s.

Juliette
His wife. A social worker.

Dan Crisp
Richard’s old school friend.

Aunt Dot
Juliette’s eccentric aunt.

Berenice
An attractive young French girl.

Sample

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1 review for Building on Sand

  1. Steve Davies

    Productions by the St Leonard’s Players, Gloucestershire; and a 3 week run by the Etcetera Theatre Company, London.

    14# Reno, Nevada Sept 2013

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