|'Tis Folly To Be Wise|
|Author||HAILS, Christopher - Other Plays by this Author - Contact Author|
|Synopsis||When burglar, Marty Dobson enters the property of Rebecca and Steve Porter, he finds Steve sitting on the sofa pointing a pistol at him. Marty's nightmare begins when Steve makes him an offer he can't refuse.
The marital bed of Rebecca and Steve has hardly had the sheets ruffled since Rebecca's affair with Steve's best mate. His jealousy is turning into hate and anger and he decides to murder her. The unexpected arrival of Marty, makes disposing of his cheating wife an attractive proposition, aided by Marty,
Contemplating murder on his conscience, Marty reflects on his life and decides...|
|Cast||F1 M3 (minimum 4)|
Marty (Forties) Steve (Thirties) Rebecca (Twenties) Colin (Thirties)
|Production||A simple open set of a living room, with four scenes to indicate the passage of time. A Pistol, a mobile phone, a remote control and a Swiss Army knife are essential props.|
|Status||Available for performance|
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|'TIS FOLLY TO BE WISE.doc||Wed, 9th Jan 2008||full script||Available to print: £0.00||Download here|
|Available on ScriptCircle: (for other licences please contact the Author)|
|Amateur Performance||Up to 600 seats. EEC Countries.||£20.00 per performance|
|Professional Performance||Up to 600 seats. EEC Countries.||£30.00 per performance|
Originally from the North East of England and ex RAF. All but retired and enjoying life in Cyprus. Still writing and acting. Having written over 50 plays over the last eight years, my plays are slowly coming into vogue which is not a bad thing.