When a possibly scandalous letter is stolen from the Queen, the police suspect the Prime Minister to be the culprit. However, when searches of his house fail to produce any evidence, it is up to Detective Dupin -- the Sherlock Holmes of his day -- to save the reputation of the Queen.
(This play can also be performed as part of the full-length play An Evening with Edgar Allan Poe.)
- 10 - 15 minutes
- 1 f, 5 m, 3 either (9 actors possible: 1-4 f, 5-8 m)
- Set: Various apartment settings.