STIRRED, NOT SHAKEN – DARK COMEDY ONE ACT PLAYS
James Band brings his new fiance home to meet his parents for the very first time. James is desperate to make a good impression on the very conservatively reared Mary. Unfortunately, the dead body in the kitchen rather complicates matters…. A prizewinning dark comedy about getting rid of dead bodies, kidnapping and martini’s!
‘Stirred, not Shaken’ won best play, best original script, best director as well as best actress, best newcomer and best cameo in the 2010 Franklin Players Festival of One Act Plays. Read more about Claire Demmer and other dark comedy one act plays.
Author: Claire Demmer
Cast: 3M, 2F
Genre: Dark Comedy + Farce
Ages of Performers: Mid twenties and up
Suitable for: All Ages
Set: Simple – the main body of the play is set in the living room of an ordinary house. A sofa, two armchairs, a coffee table and a bar with bottles and glasses are all that is needed. Easy and inexpensive to put on. A small staircase to ‘lead upstairs’ in optional.
Length of Play: 33 minutesLevel of Difficulty: 7/10 (Pacing with farce aspects)
Cost $11 for this Award Winning Play
Copyright September 2010 Off the Wall Plays
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