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Doomed On The Desert’s Edge

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by Jim Christian
A university field trip to study toxins of desert flora and fauna turns into a one-way trip for it’s leader…and everyone has good cause to see that he doesn’t return alive.


PLAY DETAILS:

  • ORDER #3084
  • Characters: 5m 3w
    Dr. Kenneth Powers – lazy, self-serving & successful author…and plagiarist
    Dr. Gail Barkley – brilliant and hard-working Professor of Zoology
    Wally Burkis – self-styled adventurer and guide for the field trip
    Cookie Preston Wentworth – non-traditional student, she has returned to college for fun
    Lester Preston – Cookie’s out-of-work brother…an aspiring soap opera actor
    Jimmy Hosseppian – overachieving graduate teaching assistant
    Timmy Pallegrino – science nerd with no social life outside of the classroom
    Heather Bliss – student whose GPA is based on playing up to faculty members

PERUSAL COPIES

  • The PERUSAL PAGES file for Doomed On The Desert’s Edge will be available by clicking DoomedPERUSAL The PDF file is the first act of the play and all other pertinent information about the play.
  • EMAIL us for rights and information. Be sure to give us anticipated performance dates and the address of your group and, if different, your theatre. Please also include a contact name and phone number.

PURCHASE REHEARSAL MATERIALS / ROYALTIES:

(Any PDF purchased will be emailed to your email address — if you need to provide that to us (not the one on your PayPal account?), email us. CDs will be mailed to a snail mail address. Do not purchase rehearsal materials or pay for royalties until you have performance clearance.)

  • Fees for Amateur and Educational performances of Non-musicals:
    • $30 (for Performance Package: 1 Script, 1 set of sleuthing sheets, other materials needed)



    • Performance License & Performance Package emailed to you (you must return the license signed)
    • Permission to make multiple copies for your group only (up to 15 copies, including technical)
    • $60 Royalty for the first performance



    • $45 — Royalty for each additional performance



    • Following your performance run, you must also sign the “Certificate of Destruction” indicating that all copies of the script sent to you, including the electronic PDF original, have been destroyed, and that nothing has been distributed to others. The performance license is good for 365 days, after that time a new performance license must be issued.
  • Professional Rights quoted upon application to us.
  • EMAIL us for rights and information. Be sure to give us anticipated performance dates and the address of your group and, if different, your theatre. Please also include a contact name and phone number.

PRODUCTIONS

  • Chameleon’s Murder Mystery Theatre — 1988- 2014

BILLING CREDITS

The following is how the credits should read in all programs, posters, fliers, handbills and other promotional advertising for the show:
Doomed On The Desert’s Edge

A Chameleon’s Murder Mystery
by
Jim Christian

NOTE: The names of the Playwright(s), Composer, Lyricist, and Bookwriter shall be equal in size, type, coloring, boldness, and prominence. No billing shall appear in type larger or more prominent than the billing to the Authors except for the title of the play.

ALSO:

THIS NOTICE MUST APPEAR IN ALL PROGRAMS, ON ALL POSTERS AND PUBLICITY MATERIALS AND INTERNET ADVERTISING/WEBPAGES FOR THE PLAY:
Doomed On the Desert’s Edge is presented through special arrangement with Leicester Bay Theatricals.  All authorized materials are also supplied by LBT, www.leicesterbaytheatricals.com”


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