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The Secret

A Drama
by Joy Davis published August 2016


Suitable for Youth Groups

Price: 4.00

A black comedy for youth groups with multiple parts for male and female


Three friends hire the local village hall to write a murder mystery. Their ideas are acted out and as their script develops so do the characters with Colonel Blaggard, who is a bigamist, turning into a blackmailed, bible bashing, serial killer. With the body count rising by the minute, the police are called in to solve the murders but only add to the mayhem! A hugely entertaining black comedy for both the actors and audience alike.


Players: 5 male 9 female 2 male or female


Cast: Mrs Mopp, Mary, Jo, Lee, Colonel Blaggard, Gloria, Mr Black, Mrs Tidy, Milly, Cook, Jilly, Vicar, Curate, Tilly, Inspector Blewitt, Sgt Grime


Sets: A village hall


Period: Present, and the 1940s


Running Time: 40 minutes


Notes: Production notes supplied


Download Sample Script: The Secret


ISBN: 978-1-907307-92-8


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