Leaf-mouldA writer is marking exam scripts, when he is interrupted by a workman who has arrived to sort out a nob. The two talk and realise they have more in common than they thought, triggering the writer (who ...
|Author: LEE, STUART||Cast (at least 2): 2M||One-Act. |
Never Tell ThemWinner of the Oxford Writers/Oxford Playhouse New Writing Competition 2008. Described by Gareth Machin, National Theatre, as 'impressive', 'deft', with 'great theatrical moment'(s), displaying 'an ess ...
|Author: LEE, STUART||Cast (at least 3): 1F, 2 or 3M (character of Jenkyns can be recorded)||One-Act. |
Quiz Night at the BritanniaThe play is set in the saloon bar of a pub. Every Wednesday night a Quiz is held in the back room. It is regularly won by a team called The Faceless Bureaucrats. Tommy, Joe and Berne, the pub's workin ...
|Author: LEE, STUART||Cast (at least 7): 5M, 2 F||One-Act. |
The AtticWinner of the 2007 Oxford Writers/Oxford Playhouse New Writing Competition.
‘The Attic’ explores the lives of two women living in an old attic, hidden away from the outside world. Outside, troops r ...
|Author: LEE, STUART||Cast (at least 5): 2 F, 3 M||One-Act. |
The Ghosts May Laugh‘The Ghosts May Laugh' is a play set in a Western Front dug-out on Christmas Eve, 1917. Three British Officers (Jones, Jenkins, and Lewis) are joined by a new young officer (Saunders). At the same tim ...
|Author: LEE, STUART||Cast (at least 8): 14M, or 13M 1F||Full-Length. |
The Intricate Workings of a Sherbet LemonA woman trapped in a train station encounters a mysterious stranger. He starts to tell her of a local killer who poisons their victims with a sherbet lemon. But what is the real truth in this cat and ...
|Author: LEE, STUART||Cast (at least 3): 2F, 1M||One-Act. |
My theatrical writing career includes: 'Quiz Night at the Britannia' (Deck Theatre: OxFRINGE 2011; Oxford Copa Bar, 2012); 'Dev's Army' (Winner Galway Theatre Festival New Writing, 2010; winner 'Forever Manchester Award' 2011; Winner 'Buxton New Writing Award 2011'; Elysion Productions - Manchester, Buxton Fringe, Preston Fringe 2011; London, Liverpool, Oxford - 2012) ['Dev's Army' is available as a Kindle Ebook - http://www.amazon.co.uk/Devs-Army-ebook/dp/B0070XD6P6/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1327750517&sr=8-1; 'The Ghosts May Laugh' (produced December 2003 Burton Taylor Theatre, Oxford; August 2004 Greyfriars Kirkhouse, Edinburgh); 'The Attic' winner of the 2007 Oxford Writers/Oxford Playhouse New Writing Competition (produced September 2007 Burton Taylor Theatre, Oxford); 'Never Tell Them' winner of the 2008 Oxford Writers/Oxford Playhouse New Writing Competition 2008 (produced September 2008 Burton Taylor Theatre, Oxford; Oxford Fringe Festival, 24-27th March 2010). I have had three short plays on at the Oxford Playhouse Playbites competitions - 'Leafmould', 'The Intricate Workings of a Sherbet Lemon', and 'An Academic's Progress'). The first was also produced by Semper Theatre Company as part of their 'Wonder' competition (Birmingham, 2010) and 'Sherbet Lemon' was produced as part of the Off-Cut Festival, Red Lion Theatre, London (2009), the Pint Sized Plays Festival (Wales, 2013), Telstar Productions (Cardiff, 2013); part of the Skylight Festival (London, 2013); and to appear at the Joseph Stone Ctr, Sheffield, by Embers Theatre Company 16/17/10/2015.
I have also one unproduced play 'Aynho Turn'.