Rhinoceros

Rhinoceros

Play


Overview


Synopsis

Rhinoceros is set in a small town. Jean and Berenger are meeting for a drink when a rhinoceros runs through town. Everyone is shocked, except Berenger. More rhinos run by the bar and eventually, the townspeople vow to stop the rhino. Various arguments ensue dealing with the details of the rhinoceros. The appearance of Rhinoceros forms the underlying plot of the play as people begin transforming into Rhinos. Berenger and his alcoholism are brought into light. This play explores skepticism and reality.


Characters

Male

Lead

Spoken

Male

Lead

Spoken

Female

Lead

Spoken



Show Information

Category
Play
Number of Acts:
2 Acts
Cast Size
small
Casting Notes:
Mostly male cast
Includes adult, young adult, mature adult characters