Dora, The Beautiful Dishwasher or The Heroine Who Cleaned Up!

by  Ned Albert

Short Play, Melodrama  /  3m, 4f

Our down trodden heroine is employed in the home of the socially prominent Hyacinths. Hector Hyacinth, the hero, is engaged to be married to vain Andrea Morgan. He falls deeply in love with Dora. Andrea schemes to bring disgrace on Dora. Master villain Lorin Chillingsworth, is out to get her fortune…

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Dora, The Beautiful Dishwasher or The Heroine Who Cleaned Up!

by  Ned Albert

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Dora, The Beautiful Dishwasher or The Heroine Who Cleaned Up!

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    3m, 4f

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Our down trodden heroine is employed in the home of the socially prominent Hyacinths. Hector Hyacinth, the hero, is engaged to be married to vain Andrea Morgan. He falls deeply in love with Dora. Andrea schemes to bring disgrace on Dora. Master villain Lorin Chillingsworth, is out to get her fortune for himself. But Chillingsworth, too, falls victim to Dora's charms. Just before the end of the play Dora discovers that she is an heiress and becomes engaged to Hector.

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  • Minimum Fee: $45 per performance

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  • Setting: The Hyacinth mansion on upper Fifth Avenue in New York City. April.

Casting

3m, 4f
DORA HORNE - our beautiful heroine, a dishwasher who cleans up.
MRS. MALVINA HYACINTH - a widow, wealthy and socially prominent.
ESTHER BARLOW - housekeeper at the Hyacinths'.
HECTOR HYACINTH - our noble young hero with the manly bosom.
LORIN CHILLINGSWORTH - a black-hearted soundrel who is steeped in villainy.
ARNOLD WISE - Malvina's attorney.
ANDREA MORGAN - shallow and affected, who is determined to marry Hector.
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Ned Albert

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