Love is a Blue Tick Hound

Audrey Cefaly

Collection / Anthology, Dramatic Comedy  /  6f, 2m

Love is a Blue Tick Hound is a collection of four award-winning one-acts.

Love is a Blue Tick Hound

by  Audrey Cefaly

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  • Cast Size
    Cast Size
    6f, 2m
  • Duration
    120 minutes (2 hours)
  • SubGenre
    Romantic Comedy
  • Audience
    Target Audience
    • Adult

Love is a Blue Tick Hound is a collection of four one-acts, three of which have received New York premieres, and all of which have won multiple festivals throughout the U.S. and Canada. All four pieces feature challenging roles for women and lend themselves to diversity in casting. Each play has a run-time of approximately 25 minutes and may be licensed individually or collectively (as assembled herein), to comprise a full evening of theater.

Publication includes:
Fin & Euba 
The Gulf 


Performing Groups
  • High School/Secondary
  • College Theatre / Student
  • Community Theatre
  • Professional Theatre
  • Shoestring Budget
  • Outdoor
  • Large Stage
  • Blackbox / Second Stage /Fringe Groups
  • Alcohol
  • Intense Adult Themes
  • Strong Language
  • Mild Adult Themes
  • Open Flame
  • Smoking

Licence details

  • Minimum Fee: £62 per performance
    £29 per play individually
    Plus VAT when applicable



  • Time Period: Contemporary, Present Day
  • Duration: 120 minutes (2 hours)
  • Additional Features: Not Applicable
  • Features / Contains: Contemporary Costumes / Street Clothes


6f, 2m
Cast Attributes
  • Role(s) for Asian Actor(s)
  • Role(s) for Black Actor(s)
  • Role(s) for Latino Actor(s)
  • Reduced casting (Doubling Possible)
  • Multicultural casting
Casting Notes

Love is a Blue Tick Hound is a collection of four 2-person one-acts. There are a total of 8 roles (2 for men and 6 for women). The plays may be licensed individually, but if performed as an evening of theater, it may be performed with as few as 3 actors or as many as 8. Flexibilty in casting (diversity, age, ethnicity) is encouraged. Visit individual product pages for more details on casting. 

Clean - 1f, 1m
Stuck - 1f, 1m
Fin & Euba - 2f
The Gulf - 2f







"What’s so beautiful about Cefaly’s writing style is that she lets the words speak for themselves. She paints a picture of these characters stuck, if not in time, then in circumstance." - Howlround, Read More 

"Love is a Blue Tick Hound is a great choice for the college market. First of all and most important of all, the plays are exciting opportunities for students to explore. The characters and plays are rich, and provide meaningful opportunities for theatre students. The plays raise bold questions, and make for learning opportunities for learning and discovery. All college programs are looking for provocative new works. The product requirements are simple, but also provide intriguing opportunities for designers...And importantly, this is excellent material for actors in any classroom, at the beginning and advanced levels." - Alan Litsey, Professor of Theatre, Birmingham Southern College


  • Terrific New Theatre

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Audrey Cefaly

Audrey Cefaly's plays include The Gulf (Edgerton, Lammy, Charles MacArthur Nominee), Alabaster (NNPN Record-Breaking RWP, Kilroys, Calicchio Prize), Maytag Virgin, The Last Wide Open, The Story Of Walter, Fin & Euba, Tell Me Something Good, The Believers and Love I ...

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