Evening Star

by  Howard Richardson, Frances Goforth

Full Length Play, Comedy  /  5m, 7f

NOTICE: Please be advised, this title is from the Samuel French Vault and is made from a scan of an archived manuscript. We hope you’ll treasure this glimpse into theatre history.

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  • Cast Size

    Cast Size

    5m, 7f
  • Audience

    Target Audience

    • Senior

Additional Info

Pathos and wry humor mark this play about a group of elderly actors and actresses living in retirement on a converted Mississippi River showboat. The characters are a cross section of theatre people: an aging matinee idol who still tries to be Don Juan, a homely character actress, the second banana and a seductive lady who likes good times and longs for night clubs. Conflict arises with the arrival of an ex husband and busy lover.
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"A geriatric Love Boat." - Washington Post


Performing Groups

  • Senior Theatre

License details

  • Minimum Fee: $75 per performance



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