Hammered: A Thor & Loki Play (Marvel Spotlight)
Short Play, Comedy / 9m, 6f, 5 any gender
ON BREAKING CHARACTER
27 Plays & Musicals for Book Lovers
by Annette Storckman
August 2, 2019
- Minimum Fee: $75 / performance of one (1) Marvel Spotlight play$125 / performance of two (2) or more Marvel Spotlight plays
- Time Period: Contemporary, Present Day, New Millennium/21st Century, The Future
- Duration: 45-50 minutes
- Setting: Earth, The Cosmic Void, Asgard
- Additional Features: Stage Combat
- Features / Contains: Fantasy Costumes
Casting9m, 6f, 5 any gender
COMIC BOOK GEEK – High-school underclassman. May double as LOKI. Male identifying.
JOCK – High-school upperclassman. May double as THOR. Male identifying.
YEARBOOK EDITOR – High-school upperclassman, scholarly, focused on the future. May double as SIF. Female identifying.
THE COSMIC VOID
THOR ODINSON – God of Thunder, nearing the end of his millennia-long life. May double as ODIN. Male identifying.
ATLI – Thor's youngest granddaughter, a hellcat. May double as CUL. Female identifying.
ELLISIV – Thor's middle granddaughter, a nurturer. May double as HEIMDALL. Female identifying.
FRIGG – Thor's eldest granddaughter, the pragmatist. May double as HOENIR. Female identifying.
THOR – Teenage God of Thunder, son of Odin and Freyja. Male identifying.
LOKI – Teenage God of Mischief, Thor’s younger adopted brother. Male identifying.
FREYJA – Queen of Asgard, Master of Courtly Etiquette, mother of Thor and Loki. Female identifying.
ODIN – King of Asgard, father of Thor and Loki. Male identifying.
FANDRAL – Thor’s dashing cad of a pal. May double as FORSETI. Male identifying.
VOLSTAGG – Thor’s friend, his appetite as big as his heart. Male identifying.
SIF – Thor’s headstrong best friend. Female identifying.
HOGUN – The book-smart puppy of Thor’s gang of friends. Male identifying.
THE HERALD – Royal announcer (would that Gilda Radner or Don Knotts were still alive…). Any gender.
HEIMDALL – Seer of All, Master of History. Any gender.
HOENIR – Master of Runeology. Any gender.
FORSETI – Master of Mathematics. Any gender.
CUL – Master of Combat. Any gender.
- Non-Traditional casting
- Reduced casting (Doubling Possible)
- Roles for Teens
- Flexible casting
- Multicultural casting
- Strong Role for Leading Man (Star Vehicle)
Marvel Spotlight aims to create compelling plays with teenage protagonists who tackle real-world problems in a diverse society. Licensees are encouraged to approach casting in a way that values equal representation and inclusion while promoting conversation and respect. Characters designated “any gender” should be costumed to reflect the gender identity of the performers.