The Good Years
$7.50 – $55.00
Two middle-aged daughters with good intentions fix up their reluctant, widowed parents, but the daughters make a terrible mess of everything!
95 minute comedy
4 men, 4 women, 4-6 non-speaking gender flexible roles
The Good Years is a romantic comedy in the style of The Fantasticks. Two middle-aged daughters fix up their reluctant, widowed parents. To give Libbi and Larry happiness, the daughters make a terrible mess of everything. A fake robbery, an actress in a clown suit, a guy’s night out bowling, and a fantasy nightmare add to the hilarity. Mimes, who represent ‘Fate,’ intervene to clear the confusion. The play combines charm and wit with a warm understanding of human nature. Best of all, love triumphs in the end. A hit every time it’s been staged! Simple scenic needs. 2 Acts.
Also available as a musical!
“The Good Years” was fun, easy to pull together, had strong characters with a great plot. Never did I hear a single audience member say a bad thing about it–they all loved and enjoyed it! Eileen G.
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Comedy, Full-length, Longer Plays, Romance
4, 5, 6