Cuckoos in Cahoots at the Villa Estates


Four short comedies woven together by four quirky women and one calm and reasonable Walter.

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  • Lennie Singer
    4 funny 15 minute plays
    1 man, 4 women, 7 either (the chorus and off-stage voices)
    You can use as few as 1 man, 4 women, and up to 4 men, 16 women.

    About the series: A peek into the retired lives of four longtime friends. The four plays are woven together by the personalities of pushy Agnes, flighty Gladis, vivacious Rosie, the perfectly proper Bea, reasonable Walter, and the collective voice of a modern Greek chorus.

    For FreeViews, see the individual shows.

    Contact us if you intend to produce the play with a cast fewer than a cast of 12.

    Buy the Series (And Save!) or Get Individual Shows
    Out to Lunch. Lunch with friends is always fun except when you get to the age where food, pharmaceuticals, and friendships are at odds. 15 minutes.
    The Casserole Chorus. A good deed has an unintended result. 15 minutes.
    Save the Date. A simple proposal turns into a huge production. 15 minutes.
    Your Girlfriends Know to Much. Walter’s relationship with two strange women, Siri and Alexa, is troublesome. 15 minutes.

    About Lennie Singer:
    With a BFA in Theatre Arts from University of Illinois, Lennie has over 50+ years experience in theatre. She has directed over 35 plays and musicals; performed in many plays; and written and produced ten plays and musicals. She is co-founder of Lake Dillon Theatre. Through the years, she’s become more appreciative of Senior Theatre, especially its therapeutic value.

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    If you want to read the complete script, order a hard copy or e-script for perusal.

    If you want to perform or rehearse, order cast copies. Select either e-cast copies, which you will be able to download, or hard cast copies. Hard cast copies are printed in black and white on 3-hole punched paper so it’s easy to put them into notebooks.

    Play collections are copyright protected and can’t be copied. When you decide which plays you want to use, contact us for e-scripts which you can copy.

    When you have performance dates, add royalty to your shopping cart, along with the number of performances. Rates are per performance and apply whether you charge admission or not. They are due two weeks prior to the show.

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     We appreciate your order. Thanks for helping older performers fulfill their theatrical dreams!

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    Cast Size

    5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Plus off-stage voices, Flexible Cast Size


    3, 4, 5, 6, 7, Flexible

    Flexible Casting


    How would you like to receive this product?

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


    Comedy, Plays in a Series




    Lennie Singer

    Running Time

    Longer Play