An Absolutely True Story (As Told by a Bunch of Lying Liars)
by Ian McWethy

Productions (9)
  • Comedy
  • 35 - 45 minutes
  • 7 f, 7 m, 1 either (11-31 actors possible: 5-26 f, 5-26 m)
  • Set: Minimal, a living room.
  • Standard Edition ISBN: 978-1-62384-724-1

An Absolutely True Story (As Told by a Bunch of Lying Liars)
by Ian McWethy

(4)
Productions (9)
  • Comedy
  • 35 - 45 minutes
  • 7 f, 7 m, 1 either (11-31 actors possible: 5-26 f, 5-26 m)
  • Set: Minimal, a living room.

Someone is in enormous trouble for breaking the priceless heirloom vase in the Peterson living room. But who? Someone is lying. Well, probably everyone is pretty much lying. Each suspect's account is is more outlandish than the last, from warring siblings Fred and Kelly, to their deeply weird friends Barney and Ava, to the family dog (according to the dog whisperer). But the truth? The truth is more slippery... and it may involve more Nutella than you could possibly imagine. Or not. Who knows!

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Someone is in enormous trouble for breaking the priceless heirloom vase in the Peterson living room. But who? Someone is lying. Well, probably everyone is pretty much lying. Each suspect's account is is more outlandish than the last, from warring siblings Fred and Kelly, to their deeply weird friends Barney and Ava, to the family dog (according to the dog whisperer). But the truth? The truth is more slippery... and it may involve more Nutella than you could possibly imagine. Or not. Who knows!

  • Comedy
  • 35 - 45 minutes
  • 7 f, 7 m, 1 either (11-31 actors possible: 5-26 f, 5-26 m)
  • Set: Minimal, a living room.
  • Standard Edition ISBN: 978-1-62384-724-1

Production History

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Production Group
Location
JAN 18, 2019 - FEB 08, 2019
Dakota Valley High School
North Sioux City, SD United States
Dakota Valley High School North Sioux City, SD United States
JAN 10, 2019 - JAN 11, 2019
W.E. Groves High School
Beverly Hills, MI United States
W.E. Groves High School Beverly Hills, MI United States
DEC 07, 2018 - DEC 08, 2018
Jacksonville Lighthouse College Preparatory Academy
Jacksonville, AR United States
Jacksonville Lighthouse College Preparatory Academy Jacksonville, AR United States
DEC 06, 2018 - DEC 07, 2018
Piper High School
Sunrise, FL United States
Piper High School Sunrise, FL United States
NOV 30, 2018 - DEC 01, 2018
Tequesta Trace Middle School
Plantation, FL United States
Tequesta Trace Middle School Plantation, FL United States
NOV 28, 2018 - DEC 01, 2018
Lubbock-Cooper Middle School Theatre
Lubbock, TX United States
Lubbock-Cooper Middle School Theatre Lubbock, TX United States
NOV 15, 2018 - NOV 15, 2018
Scranton Public School
Scranton, ND United States
Scranton Public School Scranton, ND United States
NOV 08, 2018 - DEC 08, 2018
Chapa Theatre Department
Kyle, TX United States
Chapa Theatre Department Kyle, TX United States
OCT 18, 2018 - NOV 16, 2018
Superior High School
SUPERIOR, WI United States
Superior High School SUPERIOR, WI United States
Sort by Most Recent
Production Group
Location
JAN 18, 2019 - FEB 08, 2019
Dakota Valley High School
North Sioux City, SD United States
Dakota Valley High School North Sioux City, SD United States
JAN 10, 2019 - JAN 11, 2019
W.E. Groves High School
Beverly Hills, MI United States
W.E. Groves High School Beverly Hills, MI United States
DEC 07, 2018 - DEC 08, 2018
Jacksonville Lighthouse College Preparatory Academy
Jacksonville, AR United States
Jacksonville Lighthouse College Preparatory Academy Jacksonville, AR United States
DEC 06, 2018 - DEC 07, 2018
Piper High School
Sunrise, FL United States
Piper High School Sunrise, FL United States
NOV 30, 2018 - DEC 01, 2018
Tequesta Trace Middle School
Plantation, FL United States
Tequesta Trace Middle School Plantation, FL United States
NOV 28, 2018 - DEC 01, 2018
Lubbock-Cooper Middle School Theatre
Lubbock, TX United States
Lubbock-Cooper Middle School Theatre Lubbock, TX United States
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Location
No professional productions.

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