Ring Around Elizabeth
by Charl Armstrong
Full Length Play, Comedy / 5m, 7f
"Brimming with energy and good spirits." - The New York Post
Elizabeth is the hard taxed center of an irritating household which is panting after a legacy that she has received. Having reached the breaking point, Elizabeth contracts a nice case of amnesia. Twenty years are blotted out and she is a girl again, …
Reviews"Brimming with energy and good spirits." - The New York Post
- Minimum Fee: $75 per performance
- Setting: In the living room of Elizabeth Cherry's house in a small American city. The time is early Autumn.
LAURETTE - nearly 60, an old lady who chirps and twitters, with a habit of making little noises while people are talking about her.
MERCEDES (MERCY) - 15, the brainy type, serious, not smart in her appearance. Her hair is an unkempt mop that started out to be a square bob.
VIDA - about 40, wiry, and spare. Stringy blonde hair. Swinging gait.
JENNIFER - 18, very pretty girl, lively and bright.
ELIZABETH - 36, pretty and very feminine.
IRENE - 36, smart, dressed in high fashion; heavily made-up, compared to Elizabeth. Appears both younger and harder.
HARRIET - large and ample female with a deep voice and a habit of standing as if she were making a speech.
RALPH - husky and masculine.
ANDY - 33, attractive, lazy, amused.