Alma Victoria

Written by:

Margaret Hollingsworth

Cast Size:
22

Roles For:

  • Men: 14
  • Women: 8

Genre:

Drama
Mystery

Themes:

Coming of Age
Justice System
Murder
Relationships
Youth

Length:

70 min.

Year Written:

1990

Synopsis:

“Set in the 1920’s and 30’s, the play revolves around Alma Victoria and her 18-year-old lover, who are accused of murdering Alma’s husband, the architect Francis Rattenbury.” (From CPO¬†Website)

Characters:

Alma Victoria: (Canadian) /¬† Francis Rattenbury: (Yorkshireman) / Sam Maclure: (English) / Two furniture movers / Van Lier / Desk Clerk / Solider / Lizzie: Alma’s mother (English origins) / Gossip 1 / Crowd / Dora Rattenbury / Mrs. Maclure: (Canadian) / Fiancee / Irene / Percy Stoner: (English) / Gossip 2 / Ambrose / Radio announcer / Policeman / Judge / Prosecution / Christopher / John

First Produced:

1990, Nanaimo Festival

Resources:

Available through the CPO Website.

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Notes:

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