Confessions of the Big Bad Wolf (10 Minute play)

The Big Bad Wolf starts to question his life choices, but before he can have a total change of heart, his wife has something to say about it.
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Confessions of the Big Bad Wolf (10 Minute play)

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  • Christopher Soucy:
    17 Jul. 2022
    There is someone for everyone. Queenie and Big Bad are a novel couple that belong in the same neighborhood as Gomez and Morticia. How gleefully evil they are is the romantic glue in their relationship. This is a delightful and would be so much fun to watch!
  • Sam Heyman:
    16 Mar. 2022
    Marcia Eppich-Harris accomplishes something fascinating in this 10-minute take on the classic tale of the Three Little Pigs by inviting us to see what happens after the Big Bad Wolf comes home to his Lady-McB-rivalling wife, Queenie. There's humor, there's intrigue, there's bad as good and good as bad and something delightful about something so evil. Impeccable short play!
  • Scott Sickles:
    15 Mar. 2022
    If Warner Brothers made a cartoon version of The Scottish Play, it might look a little something like this.

    There are SO MANY dynamics and themes happening here. From the celebration of evil and terror as primal masculinity to the examination of the motivations and perspectives of literary antagonists and all sorts of social, sexual, and political dynamics in between. Dissertations could be written!

    Most importantly, it’s entertaining as all get-out. Eppich-Harris has laid a groundwork of great roles for actors and tremendous inspration for makeup and costume designers. Possibilities abound!

    CONFESSIONS… will blow your house down!

Character Information

  • Big Bad Wolf
    Male and/or male presenting
    Should have some minimal costuming to show that he's a wolf.
  • Queenie
    Female or Female Presenting
    Should have some makeup or costuming indicating she's a wolf.

Development History

  • Workshop
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    Indiana Playwrights Circle
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    2022