NURSE SMITH- A kindly,
good-natured person, rather young.
NURSE JONES- An impatient, demanding sort of person
who will never get used to the antics of the patients. Older than Miss Smith.
ART TEACHER- Tall, dark woman who takes her work
very seriously. In a perpetual feud with the Music Teacher.
MUSIC TEACHER- Large, heavy-chested woman with
great and powerful lungs which are used frequently.
HISTORY TEACHER- Dramatic, nervous, erratic woman.
PRINCIPLE- Serious, never forgets that she is the
Principal. She is pompous and bigoted.
ENGLISH TEACHER- A joyful person during playtime
but is serious when teaching. The chief comedy part.
GYM TEACHER- Preferably a large woman, very
dynamic with an abundance of energy who forces her way through life. She is
also very coy and bashful during scenes with Dr. Sullivan.
DOCTOR VAN- The leading man, nice-looking, kind
MR. ARTHUR-A man about forty-five or fifty; rather
dignified, and inclined to be an "I-told-you'so" type, but still
FLORENCE WARE- A petite and chic young woman-not
dumb, but never quite knowing just what everything is all about in this
DOCTOR SULLIVAN-A dandified and pompous man of
forty-five or fifty. Always maintains an air of dignity, until he gets the
opportunity of trying one of his theories.