Loco-Motion, Commotion, Dr. Gorilla and Me
by Tim Kelly
Full Length Play, Comedy / 8m, 14f
Young Priscilla Del Mar has journeyed into the country with her cousin Patsy to view her inheritance from a weird uncle who was known to have carried on even weirder experiments! The property has burned down under suspicious circumstances and the girls are forced to take shelter in the home of Dr. Gorilla.
- Minimum Fee: $75 per performance
- Time Period: Present Day
- Duration: 75 Minutes
- Setting: The action of the play takes place in an old house belonging to an arch-criminal called Dr. Gorilla. In the woods of Vermont. The present.
- Features / Contains: Contemporary Costumes / Street Clothes
- Musical Style: N/A (Not a musical)
- Vocal Demands: N/A (Not a musical)
- Chorus Size: N/A (Not a musical)
LADY GINGERBREAD - inspired by the story of Hansel and Gretel.
PRISCILLA DEL MAR - a clever young woman.
PATSY - her comical cousin.
CHESTER - her employer's son.
LIZZIE - an axe murderess.
MRS. NIGHTFALL - a housekeeper.
GRAVES - manservant to Dr. Gorilla.
BOO - a handyman.
DOUBLE-TROUBLE - two-headed man.
ROY - a young lawman.
BERNICE - an entertainer.
BUNNY - her sister.
BRENDA - another sister.
MYSTERIOUS MAN - no one knows his identity.
SWEET ALICE BLUE GOON - a southern belle.
DR. GORILLA - a criminal mastermind.
SPIDER - a paramedic.
MISS RATCHED - a nurse.
ROCKY - a lady truck driver.
GLORIANNA - a real estate agent.
EXTRAS (OPTIONAL) - more house "guests."
- Ensemble cast
- Non-Traditional casting
- Room for Extras