Child Wonder

by  Peter Williams

Short Play, Comedy  /  2m, 4f

Eloise Harvey, child movie star, is at home a little pain in the neck. Her father lives for the day when he can give her the spanking she deserves. He provides a fan magazine writer with material for a sensational scoop, and the studio breaks Eloise's contract. Now that she is no longer the wage ear…

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Eloise Harvey, child movie star, is at home a little pain in the neck. Her father lives for the day when he can give her the spanking she deserves. He provides a fan magazine writer with material for a sensational scoop, and the studio breaks Eloise's contract. Now that she is no longer the wage earner of the family, Mr. Harvey rolls up his sleeves and goes to work.
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  • Minimum Fee: $45 per performance

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  • Setting: The action of the play takes place in the Southern California home of the Harveys, on an afternoon of a summer day in the present year.

Casting

2m, 4f

WALTER HARVEY - father of a prodigy

FRANCES HARVEY - his wife

ELOISE HARVEY - the prodigy

MISS VINCENT - her nurse

ROBERTS - the butler

LAVERNA CARR - a writer

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