Page: P 65

SHIRLEY'S SONG

The Last in a Trilogy of Self-contained Plays

by AMANDA WHITTINGTON

Cast: 3 speaking parts (1m, 2f).
Suggested Age Range: 16 upwards.
Approx. Running Time: 60 minutes.
Music: Lead actress sings cabaret-style.
Set: The Pink Flamingo nightclub, Soho, London, 1984.
Synopsis: It is 21 years since the teenage Shirley Sutton came to London. Now in her late thirties, she is a nightclub singer who has put her troubled past behind her - or so she thinks. Shirley runs The Pink Flamingo with the flamboyant female impersonator, Nicki Piccadilly. But when Nicki hires a new waitress for the club, Shirley is forced to confront the ghosts of her past.

Shirley's Song is the last in a trilogy of plays featuring the character Shirley Sutton. Her story began in Twist & Shout [P 63] and continues in Runaway Girl [P 64]. The plays can each be performed in isolation.
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Price Codes:

Script: Code B
Performance Rights: Code Y
 Licence to Copy: Code Y
 Video Recording Licence: Code H

ISBN 978 1 902472 22 5

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