The Ghost Story

by  Booth Tarkington

Short Play, Comedy  /  5m, 5f

George, home from college, wishes to be alone with Ann and, trying to frighten her friends away, tells a ghost story with an unexpected and startling result.

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The Ghost Story

by  Booth Tarkington

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  • Cast Size

    Cast Size

    5m, 5f
  • Duration

    Duration

    60 minutes (1 hour)
  • Accolades

    Accolades

    Not Applicable
  • Audience

    Target Audience

    • Adult
    • Teen (Age 14 - 18)

Additional Info

George, home from college, wishes to be alone with Ann and, trying to frighten her friends away, tells a ghost story with an unexpected and startling result.

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Considerations

Performing Groups

  • High School/Secondary
  • College Theatre / Student
  • Community Theatre
  • Blackbox / Second Stage /Fringe Groups

License details

  • Minimum Fee: $45 per performance

Production

Details

  • Time Period: Present Day
  • Duration: 60 minutes (1 hour)
  • 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

5m, 5f
GEORGE - An earnest young gentleman of 22
ANNA - A pretty, young girl of 20
MARY, GRACE, LENNIE - Three girls of 19 or 20
TOM, FLOYD, LYNN, FRED - Four youths of the same age
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