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27 Wagons Full of Cotton

A part of the collection 27 Wagons Full of Cotton and Other Plays.

  • Short Play
  • Drama
  • 30 minutes

  • Target Audience: Adult
  • Set Requirements: Exterior Set

  • Performance Group:
  • College Theatre / Student, Professional Theatre, Blackbox / Second Stage /Fringe Groups
After Jake, a shady, middle-aged cotton gin owner, burns down rival Silva Vicarro's mill, Vicarro attempts to enact vengeance by seducing Flora, Jake's delicate young wife. A "Mississippi Delta comedy."

A part of the collection 27 Wagons Full of Cotton and Other Plays.

Premiere Production: 27 Wagons Full of Cotton premiered on Broadway at the Playhouse Theater in April 1955 under the direction of David Brooke.
  • Casting: 2M, 1F

  • JAKE MEIGHAN - a cotton gin owner
    FLORA MEIGHAN - his wife
    SILVA VICARRO - superintendent of the Syndicate Plantation
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    After Jake, a shady, middle-aged cotton gin owner, burns down rival Silva Vicarro's mill, Vicarro attempts to enact vengeance by seducing Flora, Jake's delicate young wife. A "Mississippi Delta comedy."

    A part of the collection 27 Wagons Full of Cotton and Other Plays.

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