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Macpherson′s Farewell

A Drama
by Dave Buchanan published 2006

 

Suitable for Adult Groups

Price: 4.00

An historical drama by Dave Buchanan based on the life of James Macpherson, outlaw, who famously danced and played on his fiddle round the gallows tree on which he was due to be hanged.

 

James Macpherson is falsely accused of murder and condemned to die on the gallows by the Hanging Judge, Lord Grant. His brother Peter and wife Margareta come across crucial new evidence and frantically try to locate Lord Grant. With time slowly ticking, will they be able to obtain a stay of execution in time and save Jamie's life?

 

Players: 5 Male, 2 Female Parts

 

Cast: McHennesy, James Macpherson, Braco Macduff, Peter Macpherson, Margareta, Rosa, Lord Grant

 

Sets: Banff, in and around the Tolbooth or jailhouse

 

Period: 1705

 

Running Time: 40 Minutes

 

Download Sample Script: Macpherson′s Farewell

 

ISBN: 1-904930-72-7

 

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