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If Booth Had Missed - Full Length Play, Drama

If Booth Had Missed

Arthur Goodman

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Full Length Play, Drama

17m, 2f

ISBN: 9780573610592

This play is an imaginary presentation of what might have happened if Lincoln had lived to carry out his program of reconstruction.

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: Large Print
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Minimum Fee: $75 per performance


Description

Full Length Play

Drama

More than 120 minutes (2 hours)

Time Period - 19th Century

Settings Of Play - From 1865 to 1867 in Washington, D.C.

FEATURES / CONTAINS

Interior Set

Period Costumes

TAGS

Politics

TARGET AUDIENCE

Adult, Senior

PERFORMANCE GROUP

Community Theatre, Large Stage

This play is an imaginary presentation of what might have happened if Lincoln had lived to carry out his program of reconstruction which Johnson willingly shouldered and which brought this loyal successor to impeachment and eventual trial. He shows Lincoln faced with the political rapacity of the Reconstruction, conspired against, and finally impeached.
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CASTING

17m, 2f

CASTING ATTRIBUTES

Ensemble cast, Expandable casting, Room for Extras

CASTING NOTES

Plus an ensemble of 29 males and 12 females

CHORUS SIZE

N/A (Not a musical)

JOHN WILKES BOOTH
SAMBO - A porter in Ford's Theatre
LLOYD PAYNE - One of Booth's accomplices
THADDEUS STEVENS - A member of the House of Representatives and the leader of the Republican Party
HENRY W. DAVIS - A Senator
GEN. BENJAMIN F. BUTLER - A member of the House of Representatives
BENJAMIN F. WADE - A Senator
FRANCIS HILTON - An editor
EDWIN M. STANTON - The Secretary of War
ABRAHAM LINCOLN
MRS. LINCOLN
MAJOR RATHBONE - An aide
CAPTAIN SMILEY - Attache in Stanton's office
MAJOR REED - Attache in Stanton's office
TAD LINCOLN
JOHN HAY - Lincoln's secretary
JOHN NICOLAY - Lincoln's secretary
MRS. JEFFERSON DAVIS - The wife of the ex-President of the Confederacy
GIDEON WELLES - The Secretary of the Navy
GEN. U.S. GRANT
WILLIAM SEWARD - The Secretary of State
HUGH MCCULLOCH - The Secretary of the Interior
HENRY STANBERRY - The Attorney General
ANDREW JOHNSON - The Vice-President
W.M. EVARTS - An attorney
CURTIS - An attorney
SENATOR BAYARD
SENATOR GRIMES
SENATOR WICKERS

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MUSICAL STYLE

N/A (Not a musical)

VOCAL DEMANDS

N/A (Not a musical)

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