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Quietus

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Graham’s lost his job. He’s lost his home. He’s lost his girlfriend. And he’s about to find out that killing himself is definitely not the easy option. For a start he’s got to get two minutes to himself. Then he’s got Death to cope with … An upbeat black comedy about the reasons why we don’t give up on life. Very easily staged.

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SKU: oap044 Categories: , , , , ,
Product ID: 2030

Additional information

Author

Genre

Comedy

Script Style

One Act

Duration (mins)

90

Male Cast

3

Female Cast

3

Voice

2

Total Cast

6

Total Cast Inc Opt

8

Synopsis

Graham’s lost his job. He’s lost his home. He’s lost his girlfriend. And he’s about to find out that killing himself is definitely not the easy option. For a start he’s got to get two minutes to himself. Then he’s got Death to cope with … An upbeat black comedy about the reasons why we don’t give up on life. Very easily staged.

Cast

GRAHAM :

Any age between 20s and 50s. Basically a decent man having a tough time

DEATH:

Can by played by male or female and by any age. A totally neutral character (naturally) but is it Death’s concern to put Graham off or egg him on?

ROSE:

Elderly and suffering from dementia

MARGARET:

Her Daughter: young/middle-aged and suffering from her mother’s dementia

SIMON:

Young and car mad

KELLY:

His girlfriend, young, confident and tolerant

PC FORESTER:

Local Police Officer, any age

DEN:

Plumber

Sample

oap44-s.pdf

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