Any Body for Tea?

by  C.B. Gilford

Short Play, Comedy  /  3m, 6f

Detective Dennis O'Finn, investigating the death of an elderly lady, discovers that he, himself, is the motive for murder. Six sweet but slightly balmy ladies are all in love with their bachelor neighbor, the handsome, forty-ish, O'Finn. To lure him to visit, they stage a homicide. 

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Any Body for Tea?

by  C.B. Gilford

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  • Cast Size

    Cast Size

    3m, 6f
  • Duration

    Duration

    30 minutes
  • SubGenre

    Subgenre

    Mystery/Thriller
  • Accolades

    Accolades

    Not Applicable
  • Audience

    Target Audience

    • Adult
    • Senior

Additional Info

Detective Dennis O'Finn, investigating the death of an elderly lady, discovers that he is the motive for murder. Six sweet but slightly balmy ladies are all in love with their bachelor neighbor, the handsome, forty-ish, O'Finn. To lure him to visit, they stage a homicide. But to keep him around, they must do it again!

Based on the enormously successful Bull in a China Shop, this charmer of a chiller is a top contest play from coast to coast.

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Keywords

Aging, Death, Love

Considerations

Performing Groups

  • Community Theatre
  • Senior Theatre

License details

  • Minimum Fee: $45 per performance

Production

Details

  • Time Period: Present Day
  • Duration: 30 minutes
  • Additional Features: No intermission
  • Features / Contains: Contemporary Costumes / Street Clothes

Music

  • Musical Style: N/A (Not a musical)
  • Vocal Demands: N/A (Not a musical)
  • Chorus Size: N/A (Not a musical)

Casting

3m, 6f
CAPTAIN WILLIAMS
DENNIS O'FINN
MISS HILDEGARDE
MISS BIRDIE
MISS AMANTHA
LISS LUCY
MISS NETTIE
MISS ELIZABETH
KRAMER
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Authors

C.B. Gilford

C.B. Gilford

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