REAL LOVE by John Collings and Darren Hughes


Real Love’ is a light romantic musical comedy. It tells of a young girls dream to find real love, and the obstacles she has to overcome to reach her goal.

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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.



Comes with backing tracks & guide vocals. Also if you would like to listen to ‘Real Love’ before you consider staging please press on link below:

 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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