THERE GOES THE NEIGHBOURHOOD

Written by Wendy Oughtred


SYNOPSIS:

Jacob and Ruth have been happily married for years. When a new couple moves into the the neighbourhood, their unorthodox lifestyle threatens to upset everything.

SETTING:

Current day. Jacob and Ruth’s living room.

CAST REQUIREMENTS:

Jacob: Male, thirties or forties.

Ruth: Female, similar in age to Jacob.

RUNNING TIME:

11 minutes 30 seconds (Approximately)

SET REQUIREMENTS:

A couch –  chair –  coffee table

LIGHTING REQUIREMENTS:

Lights up – (indoor lights).

SOUND REQUIREMENTS:

Sounds of a party.

PROPS:

cell phone, newspaper, magazines, two coffee cups

Produced in Spring 2019 – BOTG Entertaining Shorts – Voted audience favourite play.

To obtain production rights or to review a copy of this play please contact the playwright directly

wendyoughtred@gmail.com