Six Mark Twain adaptations by David Carkeet

The Man That Corrupted Hadleyburg

12 characters. 4 F, 8 M. Ages 12 and up. Approximately 50 minutes running time. Full-length play based on a Mark Twain story. (10 credits)

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6 characters, 3F, 3M. Ages 12 and up. Approximately 12 minutes running time.  Short version of a full-length Mark Twain play.

Snowbound

8-14 characters, 2 F, 6-12 M. Ages 12 and up. Approximately 12-15 minutes running time. Dark comedy based on a Mark Twain tale.

Buck Fanshaw’s Funeral

3 characters. 1F, 2M. Ages 12 and up. Approximately 10 minutes running time. Comedic short play based on a Mark Twain tale. Very funny use of language !

The Gospel of Mom

2 characters, both female. Ages 12 and up. Approximately 7 minutes running time. Based on the philosophical writings of Mark Twain.

The Burglar Alarm

4-10 characters, flexible casting. Ages 12 and up. Approximately ten-minutes running time. Comedy based on a Mark Twain story.

More Mark Twain plays…

Tom Sawyer and the Picket Fence

Approximately 8 minutes long. 7 characters. Short play adaptation of the classic Mark Twain story!