Portfolio of Scripts
Please note that I am very happy to discuss adaptations to meet the requirements of specific productions. Indicated durations are approximate.
Manly Pickles 90 mins
It's not easy being Manly. Bobby Manly that is. Soft-boiled private investigator, Bobby Manly heads to Costa Cocoa. That's the island. Not the new one in Brewery Street.
My first long-form piece, Manly Pickles is a comedy featuring 6 characters (2 f + 4 m) plus narrator (optional). Designed to be performed by 3 actors doubling up.
Angela Harrison 15 mins
It's Halloween in the village of East Wickham. An amateur theatre group is visited by a devilish stranger. Thank heaven Angela Harrison is on duty.
A comedy featuring 5 characters: 3 female + 2 male + narrator.
Hotel Bon Temps 12 mins
A guest at a hotel waits for their room to be made ready. And learns about the Mayans.
Comedy for 2 characters.
A Good Hand Played Badly 12 mins
In which time passes slowly for a first-class air traveller having a heart attack.
A dialogue between a man and his inner voice. 1 male + 1 male or 1 female.
The Inspection 12 mins
At Dorset International Airport a business traveller encounters a curious security officer.
A comedy featuring 1 male + 1 male or 1 female.
That Look 8 mins
A bruised flight attendant ponders the intentions of nature.
A comedy featuring 2 characters. Written as 2 females but easily adapted.
The Bourne Senility 6 mins
In which Jason Bourne forgets to buy bagels.
A comedy. 1 male + 1 female.
Just the Chap 7 mins
Someone is required to find out what the Dutch are thinking.
Satirical piece for 2 performers.
Stinging Nettles 6 mins
In which a mother talks to her son at her funeral.
A poignant but lighthearted piece for 1 female + 1 male.
The Postcard 5 mins
Someone reads a postcard addressed to a neighbour. And totally admits it.
A lighthearted piece for 2 characters.
Angry 4 mins
A man and a woman discuss their angry spouses.
A lighthearted piece for 1 male + 1 female.
Misheard 2 mins
In which suggestions for the topic of a sketch are misheard.
A piece of nonsense for 2 performers. Any combination.