ALIBIS
ALIBIS
ISBN: 978-1-61588-007-2
Type: Full Length
Genres: Comedy, Mystery
Themes: Dinner Theatre, Detectives/Sherlock Holmes
Duration: 75 minutes
Speaking Cast: 5 females, 4 males (9 total cast)
SYNOPSIS: Whodunit, howdunit. When famous actress Primavera Donna throws a party and winds up dead, it’s up to the guests to figure out who and how, and why the hired help is so annoying. Shades of Sherlock Holmes, Agatha Christie, and Ten Little Indians. As the storm outside rages and the body count mounts, the guests must contend with interruptions, shocking revelations, tacky special effects, and the arrival of a mysterious visitor. Both the action and dialogue are fast-paced and the surprising conclusion leaves only one question: Who gets the movie rights? The cast includes a stuffy butler, a social butterfly, a playboy, a dotty chemist, an aristocrat of dubious origin, a nun who has taken a vow of silence, a part-time detective, a very French maid, and a mysterious stranger. A rapid-fire romp through the conventional drawing room mystery, easy to stage and well suited for ensemble comedy. Ideal for adding other skits or scenes between acts. Interior set.
Encore Theatre Company
Mount Juliet, TN
Delcastle Technical High School: Drama Club
Wilmington, DE
Pittsville High School
Pittsville, WI
St. Ansgar High School
St. Ansgar, IA
NCOE High School
Norris City, IL
Malta School Dist
Malta, MT
"Directing and presenting Alibis was a joy from start to finish. The set was easy and our audience loved us! Thanks for such a great play!"
By Carol Goebel - Director - Shelbyville High School
Wayland Community Players
MATERIALS & PERFORMANCES
Product Price Qty Total
Script
$8.50 $0.00
Notebook Script
$16.75 $0.00
Performance Royalty
$75.00 $0.00
Video Rights
$30.00 $0.00
Artwork Download
$30.00 $0.00
Add to Cart
Subtotal
$0.00
This title is in your Favorites. Click to remove.
This title is not in your Favorites. Click to add it.
Related Works
888.473.8521
Fax: 319-368-8011
P.O. Box 248
Cedar Rapids, Iowa 52406
© 2018 Brooklyn Publishers