A Fine Time to Be Lucille


Two fun comedies that are a play within a play. Each play works as a stand-alone show.

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  • Richard Davis
    Two, 20 minute comedies
    2 men, 5 women
    Casting note: The cast of The Audition is 1 man, 3 women; in Lucille Flirts with the Space-Time Continuum, the cast is 2 men, 5 women. You can cast one woman and one man as Bea and Ben in The Audition and as Lucille and Jim in Lucille Flirts with the Space Time Continuum.

    About the series: Two fun comedies that are a play within a play that can be staged separately or together. The first is about the hilarious drama that happens when actors compete for the lead. The second in the series is all about the play.

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    The Audition. Anne is an experienced an actor and as a double-crosser, but her tricks flop on this stage. 20 minutes.
    Lucille Flirts with the Space-Time Continuum. If only Lucille could live the more exciting life of her friend, Martha Anne. A sudden knock at the door reveals Madame Revere, who could make her dreams come true! 20 minutes.

    About the playwright: Of Richard Davis’ many plays: six full lengths, 14 children’s musicals, and 25 one-acts have been performed in NYC, Los Angeles, Europe, and Australia. Twelve have been published and many have won awards. Richard is the author of the popular play, The Naked Man on the Couch.

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    E-script, Hard Copy, Cast e-copies, Cast Hard Copies, Classroom Copy License, Streaming License, Royalty Per Performance of the Series


    Comedy, Plays in a Series




    Richard Davis, Jr.

    Running Time

    30-39 Minute Play




    Theatre and Performing