Molly Whuppie & The Double-faced Ogre
Suitable for Youth Groups
'Molly Whuppie and the Double-faced Ogre' was a prizewinner in the Youth Section of the Scottish Community Drama Association's Play on Words 2002 playwriting competition, and was first produced by St Michael's Players at the Village Theatre, East Kilbride on 9th November 2002.
When Prince Wilfrid falls in love with bold and clever Molly Whuppie, King Walter challenges her to steal the Ogre's sword, purse and ring. Though hampered by the hapless Prince, Molly sets out on her task. Though written with youth groups in mind, the play can be performed by mixed groups of young people and adults
Players: 4 Male, 3 Female Parts
Cast: Molly Whuppie, Olga, The Ogres Wife, The Ogre, Prince Wilfrid, King Walter, Balderdash
Running Time: 45 Minutes
Download Sample Script: Molly Whuppie & The Double-faced Ogre
Funny, lively … went down a treat with the audience.
Light-hearted fairy-tale with a modern slant … hugely enjoyable.