A MOST AWKWARD FUNERAL by Bill Roddey

£4.00

The funeral dishonoring the memory of Johnny Powter, a drunk, and the chaos this triggers from his wife, brother and others. Uncle Horatio Augustus’s remarks cause outrage, which jars second thoughts from his wife and brother, in this funeral break from the pandemic.

Description

CHARACTERS

REVEREND STERN-A preacher in his 40’s presiding over the funeral. Casually dressed.

JIMMY POWTER- 35 year old Sheriff brother of the deceased older Johnny Powter. Casual, with a denim jacket, with a flask in the side pocket.

HORATIO AUGUSTUS POWTER- Uncle, retired Colonel in his 60’s of Johnny Powter dressed in a suit and tie, with a small bottle of water inside his jacket pocket. And a small bottle of water in his pant’s pocket.

SALLY POWTER- 30 year old widow of Johnny Powter, dressed in jeans and a tank top.

JASON a 40 year old bar mate of Johnny’s from the VFW.

 

RUNNING TIME

Approximately 15 minutes

 

PREVIEW

Preview available here

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Cast Size

FEMALE CAST

Genre

MALE - CAST

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