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See How They Run

See How They Run

Play


Writer:
  • love
  • world war ii
  • chaos
  • british


Overview


Synopsis

See How They Run is set in the idyllic village of Merton-cum-Middlewick, England during the 1940s. It's World War II,and the village inhabitants are preparing themselves for the imminent threat of Nazi invasion. Meanwhile, resident spinster, Miss Skillon, becomes convinced that her beloved vicar's actress wife is having an affair and attempts to expose her. Add an escaped German prisoner of war, a handsome actor, the visiting Bishop of Lax, a rotund locum priest and some meddling neighbors and hilarious confusion and mayhem result.


Characters

Female

Lead

Spoken

Female

Lead

Spoken

Female

Supporting

Spoken



Show Information

Book:
Category
Play
Number of Acts:
3 Acts
First Produced:
1944
Genres
Comedy, Farce
Time & Place
rural, england, 1943
Cast Size
medium
Licensor:
Casting Notes:
Mostly male cast
Includes adult, mature adult, young adult characters
Tags:
  • love
  • world war ii
  • chaos
  • british

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