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Necklace and Other Stories, The

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Necklace and Other Stories, The Collections

By: Doug Goheen
Cast: 5 M, 7 F (With doubling: 2 M, 3 F)
Performance Time: Approximately 40 minutes, 39 pgs

Necklace and Other Stories, The

COLLECTION. This collection includes adaptations of three short stories by Guy de Maupassant. In “The Necklace,” Mathilde and her husband work extra jobs and live in extreme poverty for 10 years to pay for a diamond necklace, only to discover it is a fake. In “Julie Romain,” a young fan visits an elderly French actress who is mired in the nostalgia of an illusionary past. In “Humiliation,” a Parisian socialite recounts how she was cleverly duped by her personal maid.

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Please remember it is necessary to purchase one script for each cast member and one royalty for each performance.

Scripts: $7.95 each
Royalty: $60.00/performance
Prompt Book: $16.00
Poster Package: $50.00 (50/pkg)
Distribution Rights: $60.00
Artwork Rights: $50.00
Play Pack: $225.00  (15 scripts for cast/crew, 1 royalty, 50 posters, 1 prompt book)

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Doug Goheen Doug Goheen has published several plays for children and adults and has taught English and theatre for more than 35 years. Mr. Goheen and his wife, Diane, live in Topeka, KS. They have two sons, Jacob and Nathan.

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