Guillotine

by  Steve Martin

Short Play, Comedy  /  3m, 1f

A guillotine salesman hocks his wares to a customer who wants one for self defense. His French maid's efficiency in dusting becomes her undoing.

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  • Cast Size

    Cast Size

    3m, 1f
  • Duration

    Duration

    10 minutes

Additional Info

A guillotine salesman hocks his wares to a customer who wants one for self defense. His French maid's efficiency in dusting becomes her undoing.

Published in WASP and Other Plays.

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Considerations

Performing Groups

  • College Theatre / Student
  • Blackbox / Second Stage /Fringe Groups

License details

  • Minimum Fee: $45 per performance
    $100 with other plays in collection

Production

Details

  • Duration: 10 minutes
  • Additional Features: Special Effects

Casting

3m, 1f
CUSTOMER
SALESMAN
MAID
ANNOUNCER
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Steve Martin

As an actor, comedian, author, playwright, screenwriter, producer and musician—Steve Martin is one of the most diversified performers and acclaimed artists of his generation. Martin has been successful as a writer of and performer in some of the most popular movies of recent film history—appearing in more than 50 f ...

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