The Whole Shebang

A semi-finalist in the Garry Marshall New Works Festival. The Whole Shebang is a provocative dark comedy, rich with twists, turns and ulterior motives. The story revolves around Bentley, a wealthy, recovering alcoholic going through a nasty divorce. His egocentric ex, Keli, and life-long friend, Tom, seem to be plotting against him. Krystal, a smart, insightful acquaintance from AA, drops in on him in the midst...
A semi-finalist in the Garry Marshall New Works Festival. The Whole Shebang is a provocative dark comedy, rich with twists, turns and ulterior motives. The story revolves around Bentley, a wealthy, recovering alcoholic going through a nasty divorce. His egocentric ex, Keli, and life-long friend, Tom, seem to be plotting against him. Krystal, a smart, insightful acquaintance from AA, drops in on him in the midst of his struggles, chaos and Keli’s manipulative rage.
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The Whole Shebang

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  • Rachel Feeny-Williams:
    14 Jul. 2021
    Brilliantly witty dialogue is littered throughout this fabulous piece! Coupled with the great characters and the brutally harsh moments makes this play a brilliant piece of comedy/drama. It is wonderfully crafted and will make a brilliant piece to see on a stage.

Development History

  • Reading
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    Playwrights Ink, Madison, WI
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    2021

Production History

  • Professional
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    Echo Theatre, Dallas, Scene 1 was read as part of a New Works Festival
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    2021

Awards

Semi-Finalist
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Semi-Finalist
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The Garry Marshall Theatre New Works Festival
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2021