by Douglass Parkhirst
Short Play, Dramatic Comedy / 3m, 3f
When a sea captain's beautiful daughter, Carrie, learns her father's ship has gone down, she refuses to believe her beloved Michael, the handsome seaman to whom she is betrothed, will not come back to make her his bride. The years slip by and Carrie's faith becomes an obsession until, one day, Micha…
- Minimum Fee: $45 per performance
- Time Period: Contemporary, 1950s
- Duration: 30 minutes
- Setting: The present and 50 years ago. The main room of a cabin, perched on a River Bank-- several miles seaward from a small coastal port.
- Features / Contains: Contemporary Costumes / Street Clothes, Period Costumes
CARRIE - 20, blonde, very pretty, dressed in a simply frock of 50 years ago.
MICHAEL - a handsome Irish seaman of 23. Black, curly hair and mischievous, brown eyes.
HOWARD - 50, with the browned, healthy ruggedness of a sea captain.
BEN SLOPER - 75, a gnarled, alert fisherman.
MRS. WORTHING - a pleasant social-worker.