Guardian Angel/Narrator -Full of wisdom, and very down to earth. He resembles a man from up north, cloth cap sleeves rolled up above the elbow, a bit like Andy Cap. He wears a large pair of white angel wings attached to his back.
Steve – Not confident with women. A simple soul.
Dish – A good man. Confident. sexually mature. Has had a lot of relationship with women. A student working at the call centre during the summer.
Nessy – Curvy. Fun party girl, man mad.
Mum – A bitter woman.
Cindy – Hard working, and very supportive towards her mother. Lacking in confidence, unless there has been an injustice done. Wears her classes when she not feeling confident.
Spike – A Hells Angel (well so he believes), a nasty piece of work.
Chorus – not need, but could use if available.
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Author – John Collings – (winner of the “Steyning Play Festival” 2009, judged by Sir Arnold Wesker). Composer – Darren Hughes – (Runner up in a worldwide “Song of the Year Competition”). Real Love’ was first produced at the Under Ground Theatre. Director – Bronwen Carr “Cat on a Hot Tin Roof” Lyric Theatre. Musical Director/actor – Matthew Bates (“Bridget’s Jones Diary). Plus a professional cast including Brian Blessed’s daughter Rosalind Blessed.
‘Real Love’ was also produced by the Sky Blue Theatre Company, Cambridge.
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