A KIND OF VESUVIUSA sensitive treatment of the devastating effects of unemployment, both on individuals and their families.
One-act play for three middle-aged, middle-class men. David, Derek and Ian teeter on the b ...
|Author: PLOWMAN, Gillian||Cast (at least 3): 3M||One-Act. |
ANOTHER FINE MESSStephen and Phil dream of being Stan and Ollie. But their cabaret act is as close as they can get and real life intrudes upon their dreams.
In the flat shared with Meg, Stephen's girlfriend, the b ...
|Author: PLOWMAN, Gillian||Cast (at least 3): 2M, 1F||Full-Length. |
BEATA BEATRIXOn a guided tour of an art gallery, Beatrice notices a lone man, Jon, crying in front of a painting. She knows the tragic story behind the painting: the apinter;s wife killed herself because he was un ...
|Author: PLOWMAN, Gillian||Cast (at least 4): 1M, 1F plus 5.||One-Act. |
CROOKED WOODCrooked Wood is a black comedy about a bunch of ruthless property developerswho find themselves faced with an elderly lady who refuses to move out from the last remaining house on their prime site. An ...
|Author: PLOWMAN, Gillian||Cast (at least 6): 6||Full-Length. |
FABULOUS FACEA couple, a nearly couple and a couple of strangers come together in an art gallery. Through sadness and comedy the three couples become closer. ...
|Author: PLOWMAN, Gillian||Cast (at least 6): 3M, 3F||Full-Length. |
PITSYoung stressed professional, Ethan, meets homeless Gore on the streets of London. A strange relationship develops between them drawing Ethan into the community of The Pit – a cardboard city in which ...
|Author: PLOWMAN, Gillian||Cast (at least 7): 5M, 2F + crowd||Full-Length. |
STORMIs the beach house really haunted? The action is tight and a sinister air is developed with the use of very simple sets and effects. Shades of Daphne du Maurier ... ...
|Author: PLOWMAN, Gillian||Cast (at least 4): 3F, 1M||Full-Length. |
THE OX AND THE ASSHenry has just collected his father, Jeremy, from another spell in prison. Is he going to go straight this time? Can they cope with each other? Who has the most secrets? ...
|Author: PLOWMAN, Gillian||Cast (at least 2): 2M||One-Act. |
THE WINDOW CLEANERA window cleaner and a burglar meet in an empty flat. What do they find out, about the flat, its owner and each other? ...
|Author: PLOWMAN, Gillian||Cast (at least 2): 1M, 1F||Full-Length. |
THERE'S NONE SO BLINDA blind reflexoligist discovers that his wife is planning an affair at work - his reaction seems noble and caring but what are his actual motives? ...
|Author: PLOWMAN, Gillian||Cast: ||One-Act. |
TWO FAT MENDuncan and George feel far from comfortable attending a Weight Busters meeting, surrounded as they are by women. Waiting for the meeting to start, they meet an old flame of George's, who bore him a ch ...
|Author: PLOWMAN, Gillian||Cast (at least 8): 5F, 3M||One-Act. |
Gillian Plowman's writing receives wide recognition for its ability to entertain and to handle important and sensitive topics with humour and insight. Many of Gillian's one act and one full length play have been published and they are constantly being performed in festivals. Because they are challenging to perform and enjoyable to watch the release of each new play is eagerly awaited by an ever increasing circle of admirers.