LONELY HEART – ONE ACT COMEDY ABOUT A SCAM
In this one act comedy, Duncan, a pig farmer from rural Australia arrives at the Australian consulate in Europe with evidence that bis brother, Bill has disappeared and that he is sure he has been kidnapped by his so called internet ‘girlfriend.’ At first they don’t believe him, but when they receive a ransom note, things start to get serious. When Bill’s daughter, Lauren arrives on the scene and mentions that her father is a millionaire; that Duncan hates him and is deep in debt, it starts to looks like a con that Duncan has been planning all along. But is it really….
Lonely Heart was a runner up at the Noosa Arts Theatre One Act Playwriting competition 2009
Author: S. Tighe
Type: One act play
Cast: 5, 4m 1F.
Ages of the actors: Two (1M 1F) are young, the rest middle aged up
Suitable for: All ages
Length: Forty minutes
Set: The office of the Consul-General which is a little drab and tired.
Level of difficulty: 7/10 – tongue in cheek humour which relies very much on characterization
Cost is $8 for this commended play
Copyright © January 2015 S. Tighe and Off The Wall Play Publishers
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