|Author||LEE, STUART - Other Plays by this Author - Contact Author|
|Synopsis||A writer is marking exam scripts, when he is interrupted by a workman who has arrived to sort out a nob. The two talk and realise they have more in common than they thought, triggering the writer (who we discover at the end to be J R R Tolkien) to open the door to something wonderful. Production history: Oxford Playhouse 'Playbites' (2008); Semper Theatre Company (Birmingham, 2010).|
|Cast||2M (minimum 2)|
One male (workman) 30. On male (academic/Tolkien) c. 30.
|Production||Minimal set - table/desk and chair.|
|Status||Available for performance|
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|leafmould.doc||Tue, 27th Apr 2010||Full script||Available to print: £0.00||Download here|
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My theatrical writing career includes: 'Quiz Night at the Britannia' (Deck Theatre: OxFRINGE 2011; Oxford Copa Bar, 2012); 'Dev's Army' (Winner Galway Theatre Festival New Writing, 2010; winner 'Forever Manchester Award' 2011; Winner 'Buxton New Writing Award 2011'; Elysion Productions - Manchester, Buxton Fringe, Preston Fringe 2011; London, Liverpool, Oxford - 2012) ['Dev's Army' is available as a Kindle Ebook - http://www.amazon.co.uk/Devs-Army-ebook/dp/B0070XD6P6/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1327750517&sr=8-1; 'The Ghosts May Laugh' (produced December 2003 Burton Taylor Theatre, Oxford; August 2004 Greyfriars Kirkhouse, Edinburgh); 'The Attic' winner of the 2007 Oxford Writers/Oxford Playhouse New Writing Competition (produced September 2007 Burton Taylor Theatre, Oxford); 'Never Tell Them' winner of the 2008 Oxford Writers/Oxford Playhouse New Writing Competition 2008 (produced September 2008 Burton Taylor Theatre, Oxford; Oxford Fringe Festival, 24-27th March 2010). I have had three short plays on at the Oxford Playhouse Playbites competitions - 'Leafmould', 'The Intricate Workings of a Sherbet Lemon', and 'An Academic's Progress'). The first was also produced by Semper Theatre Company as part of their 'Wonder' competition (Birmingham, 2010) and 'Sherbet Lemon' was produced as part of the Off-Cut Festival, Red Lion Theatre, London (2009), the Pint Sized Plays Festival (Wales, 2013), Telstar Productions (Cardiff, 2013); part of the Skylight Festival (London, 2013); and to appear at the Joseph Stone Ctr, Sheffield, by Embers Theatre Company 16/17/10/2015.
I have also one unproduced play 'Aynho Turn'.