A desperate former child actor reunites with his now adult co-stars at a funeral.
Published in Accidents Happen.
- Winner! 2009 NJACT Perry Award for Outstanding Original Play
- Gun Shots
- Strong Language
- Mild Adult Themes
- Minimum Fee: $45 per performance
$75 with other plays in collection
- Time Period: Contemporary, Present Day, New Millennium/21st Century
- Duration: 30 minutes
O'Leary's Funeral Boutique of outside Hollywood. A simple set of a table and chairs.
- Additional Features: No intermission, Physical Comedy, Stage Combat
- Features / Contains: Contemporary Costumes / Street Clothes
- Musical Style: N/A (Not a musical)
- Vocal Demands: N/A (Not a musical)
- Chorus Size: N/A (Not a musical)
CYRUS O’LEARY – Fawning owner of the funeral parlor. Mid to late 50s.
MAGGIE O’LEARY – Cyrus’s excitable sister. Slightly dumpy. Late 40s.
EDDIE TAYLOR – Former child star, now a handsome movie star. 30s.
NANCY NOBLE – Former child star, sexual, domineering and cold. 30s.
JILLIAN MCMILLAN – Former child star, soft spoken, warm and flowery. 30s.
- Ensemble cast
- Non-Traditional casting
Reunion Special was first produced as part of Accident Happen, winning the NJACT Perry Award for Outstanding Original Play at The Circle Players in Piscataway, New Jersey on July 11, 2008. It was directed by the author.