Each show will be sent to you on a CD-rom and you print off as many copies as you need. You also receive a CD of music with all the carefully chosen tracks for each production. And you also get a poster template for use with Microsoft Powerpoint (included as standard with most computers.) Using this you can add your venue details and also add times and prices, creating your own poster! Postage is included in the price. There are no further performance royalties to pay on the text, but the music could be subject to copyright. See music note at the bottom of this page.
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An original play about a man, Joe, who returns to his childhood home to visit his estranged and dying mother, Diana. As a child she had always favoured Joe�s older twin brother and sister. She was never faithful to Joe's father, Philip, and she had planned to leave him, but on the day she wants to go he is killed in an unexplained accident. She is forced to stay and the Young Joe has to live on trying to find the love from his mother now his sadly missed father has gone. Older Joe returns to find that this would never be.
The play takes place in the past and the present and has the following characters. In the present we see Older Joe, Older Diana, Jennifer (Joe's partner) & Roberta, a Nurse. In the past we see, younger Diana, Philip, her husband, young Joe, and the twins Anthony & Louise.
Diana: What�s been going on?
Anthony: Joe�s been saying things.
Young Joe: Louise. Stop it.
Diana: Joe. What have you been saying?
Anthony: Repeat it.
Young Joe: Something I heard.
Diana: What? When?
Young Joe: The morning you came in really early. The day Dad died.
Diana: What did you hear? Mummy was very drunk you know that. I was under a lot of stress. What did you hear? Out with it!
Young Joe: That you were going to leave Dad.
Diana: That�s preposterous!
Don�t be so stupid. How pathetic Joe.
Louise: That�s what I said.
Diana: Well you�re a good girl Louise to defend me. As for Joe, I don�t know what to say.
Young Joe: I know what I heard mum.
ADD PAINTING MEMORIES TO YOUR CART - PRICE: �8.95
SPECIAL NOTE - "PINTANDO RECUERDOS"
Painting Memories is available in a Spanish Translation by Pilar Cartagena Zarco.
ADD PINTANDO RECUERDOS TO YOUR CART - PRICE: �6.95
Perfect for a cast of
teenagers to perfrom. A moving theatre play based upon the recollections and
experiences of Jewish Children evacuated from
Through powerful testimony the children tell the story of four of the evacuees, escaping persecution, leaving loved ones and the heartbreak of saying goodbye. Please note that this play is in no way connected or similiar to Diane Samuels play of the same name.
"..we were just gob-smacked and thought the show was just wonderful...You seem to have captured what I thought it must have been like.....I don't think I've ever met such a powerful play." LAURIE MIRIAM (AUDIENCE MEMBER)
CAST - 4 Male, 9 Female (although you could perform it with a much larger cast and and vary the M/F numbers.)
RUNNING TIME - 60 MINUTES
COST - �9.95 - INCLUDES TEXT, SOUNDTRACK CD & POSTER TEMPLATE.
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ADD KINDERTRANSPORT TO YOUR CART - PRICE: �9.95
The amazing and timeless tale of Ebenezer Scrooge as he is visited by four ghosts on Christmas Eve. Told in a crisp 50 minutes in this adaptation. Plenty of opportunity for doubling and M/F casting. Perfect for a Christmas Production. Faithful adaptation to the original. Tis is a play with music (no songs.) A musical version for kids and adults alike, Scrooge.com is available, CLICK HERE
ADD A CHRISTMAS CAROL TO YOUR CART - PRICE: �9.95
The Secret Garden
The classic story of Mary Lennox who upon the death of her parents moves to a lonely and haunted house of her Uncle Archibald. At night she hears strange cries, later to discover they are from her cousin, Colin. She discovers a garden�a secret garden. But she is warned against entering as it holds memories for her Uncle that shouldn�t be disturbed.
ADD THE SECRET GARDEN TO YOUR CART - PRICE: �9.95
MUSIC NOTE - *To use the music supplied will always be dependent on the venue you perform in and if this venue is licensed for recorded music. YOU the buyer need to check the licensing arrangements for your venue. The music CD is sold as a suggestion of music that could be used. If you have any questions about this please email me. I am not responsible for any violations of copyright. Many venues are covered by a P.R.S. license. That aside, I know that most people are relaxed about this aspect of the production.