Epitaph

by  George Cameron Grant

Full Length Play, Drama  /  7m, 2f, 2boy(s)

Awarded the Catholic Writer's Guild Seal of Approval! Returning to the unmarked grave of his long-deceased father, Winston is determined to finally have carved into stone what he could never put into words. There he’s met by C, a surprisingly young, beautiful, and very female mason, who helps him di…

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  • Cast Size

    Cast Size

    7m, 2f, 2boy(s)
  • Duration

    Duration

    60 minutes (1 hour)
  • SubGenre

    Subgenre

    Fantasy, Not Applicable
  • Accolades

    Accolades

    Not Applicable
  • Audience

    Target Audience

    • Appropriate for all audiences
    • Adult
    • Senior
    • Pre-Teen (Age 11 - 13)
    • Teen (Age 14 - 18)

Additional Info

EPITAPH was awarded the Catholic Writer's Guild Seal of Approval! Returning to the unmarked grave of his long-deceased father, Winston is determined to finally have carved into stone what he could never put into words. There he’s met by C, a surprisingly young, beautiful, and very female mason, who helps him discover that before anyone can sum up a life, they first have to look at that life, and their own, honestly.
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Considerations

Performing Groups

  • High School/Secondary
  • College Theatre / Student
  • Community Theatre
  • Professional Theatre
  • Reader's Theatre
  • Shoestring Budget
  • Outdoor
  • Large Stage
  • Blackbox / Second Stage /Fringe Groups

Cautions

  • No Special Cautions

License details

  • Minimum Fee: $75 per performance

Production

Details

  • Time Period: 1970s, Contemporary, Present Day, 1980s
  • Duration: 60 minutes (1 hour)
  • Setting: A cemetary, church grotto and chapel.
  • Additional Features: Not Applicable
  • Features / Contains: Contemporary Costumes / Street Clothes, Fantasy Costumes

Music

  • Musical Style: N/A (Not a musical)

Casting

7m, 2f, 2boy(s)
WINSTON - Male 40's-50's

MIGUEL the Guide - Male 50's
C - Female 20's-30's
TEENAGE WINSTON - Male 13-17
LOUISE - Female 60's-70's
YOUNG WINSTON - Male 8-11
THE OLD MAN - Male 50's
TOMMY - Male 50's
MAN - Male 40's-60's

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Cast Attributes

  • Features Children
  • Features Teens
  • Roles for Children
  • Strong Role for Leading Man (Star Vehicle)
  • Strong Role for Leading Woman (Star Vehicle)

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Authors

George Cameron Grant

George Cameron Grant is the grandson of Lanarkshire-born Olympian George Guthrie Cameron. He is the internationally produced author of 14 full length plays, dozens of one acts, and countless monologues. His latest full-length, FORTUNE, inspired by the life of Miss Rose Fortune (http://www.RoseFortune.com) appeared at ...

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