FARCICAL FABLES by Ron Schaefer

£6.00

6 short stories (1-acts) some of which range from pantomimes and farce to comedy of manners.

MERCURY IN RETROGRADE

Wealthy Mrs. invites Madam to her house to perform a seance during a Mercury transit when everything is likely to go wrong.
LIFE WITHOUT LAWYERS
Repressed Young Man finds bucking the system is no good as no legal recourses are there to help him.
SEASONED SISTERS
Two elderly ladies decide to go in business for themselves as prostitutes in their own brothel.
IF PEOPLE BEHAVED LIKE CATS
The Cat family is upset when the obnoxious Dog family moves in next door.
THE MONEY TREE
A Hobo finds a curious seed, which he plants and sprouts a money tree, that allows him to be a spendthrift before everybody else wants a piece.
A SIMPLE CASE OF NERVES
A group of swells visit a rich country doctor for rest and relaxation, and some sideline hanky-panky, to ease their nerves.

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CHARACTERS

The six stories contain a whole variety of characters.

The stories range from 4 – 12+ characters each

 

RUNNING TIME

Approximately 2 hours and 20 minutes in total

 

PREVIEW

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