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The Zoo Farce

Length: 30-35 minutes
Cast Size: 13-21 actors (suggested casting: 9F, 4M)
Genre: Comedy
Sub-Genre: Farce
Synopsis:
It is the best of times, it is the worst of times for the “biggest little zoo in New Jersey.” The good news is that it’s Public Appreciation Day, lots of entertainments are planned, and the zoo expects to receive its official accreditation. The bad news is the animals are escaping their cages and the rhinos, cheetahs, and penguins are chasing the acrobats, clowns, and food vendors. It's up t...Read More

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Product specification details
Genre Comedy
Sub-genre Farce
Length Type One-Act
Theme Absurd, Workplace
Cast Size 13-21 actors (suggested casting: 9F, 4M)
Approx. Running Time 30-35 minutes

* Minimum Royalty: $55.00 / performance

Script PDF: $10.00

Acting Edition Book: $10.99

Stage Manager Edition: $24.99

* Listed royalties are minimum rates for non-professional and school productions. Actual rates will be calculated during checkout. Professional rates are determined after an application is submitted.
It is the best of times, it is the worst of times for the “biggest little zoo in New Jersey.” The good news is that it’s Public Appreciation Day, lots of entertainments are planned, and the zoo expects to receive its official accreditation. The bad news is the animals are escaping their cages and the rhinos, cheetahs, and penguins are chasing the acrobats, clowns, and food vendors. It's up to zoo CEO Prudence Matterhorn to set things right – for both animals and humans – but first she must experience a much-needed change of heart.