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Body Language

Full-Length Play, Drama  /  3f, 5m

Body Language
by Alan Ayckbourn

There is an awful accident at a cosmetic surgery clinic; overweight reporter Jo and glamour model Angie are beheaded by a helicopter. But never fear, infamous surgeon Hravic knows exactly how to save them and as if by miracle, their heads are sewn back - on the wrong bodies.

  • Cast Size
    Cast Size
    3f, 5m
  • Audience
    Target Audience
    Adult, Senior, Teen (Age 14 - 18)
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Summary
There is an awful accident at a cosmetic surgery clinic; overweight reporter Jo and glamour model Angie are beheaded by a helicopter. But never fear, infamous surgeon Hravic knows exactly how to save them and as if by miracle, their heads are sewn back - on the wrong bodies. Will the women learn to cope with their new bodies? Or will Hravic be able to re-sew them correctly? The ending sees everything stitched up nicely.
Cast Attributes
M5 (34, 41, 50, 84) F3 (30, 40)
  • Time Period Contemporary
  • Cautions
    • Mild Adult Themes

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Alan Ayckbourn

2017 marks the 60th anniversary of Alan Ayckbourn joining the Library Theatre company in Scarborough, of which he was the Artistic Director for 37 years and where he made both his professional playwriting in 1959 and his directorial debut in 1961.

He has spent his life in thea ...

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