Foolish Fishgirls and the Pearl
Full Length Play, Comedy / 2m, 5f
Former deep sea divas, Coral and Oceana, didn’t exactly have the “happily ever after” storybook lives that the two erstwhile mermaids dreamed of when they rescued their handsome young sailors and swam ashore thirty years ago. Talk about unhappy endings!
"There are surprises and laughs galore..." - Montgomery Media, Read More
“Pearl sparkles…comedic, fanciful, and entertaining…” - Chestnut Hill Local, Read More
"“The Flipper Side of Mermaid Love…fortunately Weber has imagined it all in her new play…” - Oregon Coast Today
- Mild Adult Themes
- Minimum Fee: $90 per performance
- Time Period: Contemporary, Present Day, New Millennium/21st Century
- Duration: 105 Minutes
- Setting: Early January in the off season at Sea Hags, a rustic bed and breakfast/café in desperate need of repair, somewhere at the New Jersey seashore.
FLOYD - (mid 50s-early 60s) A breakfast patron of Sea Hags.
OCEANA - (late 40s/early 50s) Coral’s sister and co-owner of Sea Hags. She’s also a broken hearted former mermaid.
MARINA - (late 40s/early 50s) Coral and Oceana’s hoity-toity former mermaid cousin. That is, until the Captain dumps her when the treasure runs out!
SHEILA - (40s/50s) The town Police Chief, Dog Catcher, L&I Inspector, Public Works Commissioner, and Justice of the Peace.
PEARL - (early 20s) The new “maid” in town. She doesn’t say much. She’s a buck-naked knockout!
NATHAN - (mid 20s/early 30s) A handsome young Coast Guard Lieutenant who should have had two hands on the wheel when driving over a bridge!
- Strong Role for Leading Woman (Star Vehicle)