Popcorn Falls

by  James Hindman

Full Length Play, Dramatic Comedy  /  2m

The sleepy town of Popcorn Falls is forced into bankruptcy when a neighboring town threatens to turn them into a sewage treatment plant.

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Popcorn Falls

by  James Hindman

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  • Cast Size

    Cast Size

    2m
  • Duration

    Duration

    90 minutes
  • Audience

    Target Audience

    • Adult
    • Pre-Teen (Age 11 - 13)
    • Teen (Age 14 - 18)

Additional Info

The sleepy town of Popcorn Falls is forced into bankruptcy when a neighboring town threatens to turn them into a sewage treatment plant. Their only hope – open a theater! Two actors play over twenty roles in a world of farce, love, and desperation, proving once and for all that art can save the world.
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Reviews

"A comedy with buttery flavoring." - The New York Times

"Laugh-out-loud comedic genius." - Broadway World

"A perfect tonic to restore faith in humanity." - New York Stage Review

"Brilliant! A two-actor dream of a play! A love letter to theatre and putting on a play! Far too much fun to miss! If you ever saw 39 Steps and loved it – you will love Popcorn Falls! - Times Square Chronicle

“Sheer joy! The comic hilarity of this farce carries through until the triumphant end!” - Curtain Up

Considerations

Performing Groups

  • Community Theatre

License details

  • Minimum Fee: $90 per performance

Production

Details

  • Duration: 90 minutes
  • Additional Features: No intermission

Casting

2m
Ted Trundle- Mayor

Joe- Custodian

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Cast Attributes

  • All Male
  • Strong Role for Leading Man (Star Vehicle)

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Authors

James Hindman

James Hindman is an award winning playwright and actor. As a writer his New York credits include: POPCORN FALLS directed by two-time Tony Award Winner Christian Borle (Top Twenty Theatrical Moments of 2018), PETE 'N' KEELY (Outer Critics Award nomination, two Drama Desk nominations), THE AUDIENCE (Drama Desk nominatio ...

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