A Merry Widow or Two
Written by Jennie MacDonald
A 1-act dark comedy
Read the full script for 'A Merry Widow or Two' below
Set in London, 1883, following the loss of her husband in a railway accident, Angela is in need of a proper widow's attire. This is provided by professional widow Elspeth. With themes of financial considerations, female economic independence, practicality and female solidarity within male-centric and fashion-conscious Victorian London, it ends with a dark twist!
'A Merry Widow or Two' is a one act dramatic comedy.
Cast: 5 actors with 4F, 1M.
Run-time : approx 21 minutes (depending on your production).