Death, Morality, Revenge, Jealousy... all come to life from the page like corpses from the grave with the creepy, cross-curricular adaptation Shuddersome: Tales of Poe. Death, Morality, Revenge, Jealousy... all come to life from the page like corpses from the grave with the creepy, cross-curricular adaptation Shuddersome: Tales of Poe.
Recommended for High Schools and Middle Schools
The star quarterback has been charged with murdering the mascot and a farce of a trial ensues. The audience plays the jury in this black comedy.
About 45 minutes
Times given are approximate and do not include intermissions/scene changes/breaks
8M | 4W
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"If I don't see a point to this I'll be very angry. And you don't want to see an angry judge who is craving pie!"
The star quarterback of Riverview High School has been charged with murder most fowl! Rooster, to be precise.
Plucky the mascot has been done in and all fingers point to the football player - even his own.
A farce of a trial ensues featuring an inept judge, an unprepared defence lawyer, and an Egg-Girl.
The audience plays the jury in this hilarious black comedy. Two possible endings!
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Characters in this play are currently identified as male or female. Directors are welcome to assign any gender (binary or non-binary) to any character and modify pronouns accordingly.
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