WAITING AT THE ALTER
by Jez Bond
It’s an odd feeling; you’ve heard from a number of sources both inside and outside of the council that for all intents and purposes you’ve been granted planning permission, the piece of paper is evidently sitting on a desk at the council offices waiting to be stamped and yet still the bride has not appeared. The guests all clock their watches, the priest paces calmly – he’s seen it all before – and the groom anxiously starts to tap his feet and twiddle his fingers….
Then suddenly the music swells, a hush descends and one by one the guests direct their gaze to the back of the church….
To be continued….
Cast (in order of appearance):
Guests – Friends and Family of The Park Theatre
Priest – Dave Hughes
Groom – Jez Bond