Amidst the turmoil of the sixteenth century's religious intolerance, Queen Catherine de Medici of France vies for the love of King Henry II against his older mistress, Diane de Poitiers. When Henry dies in a jousting tournament, a battle for power erupts in the French court.
- 80 - 110 minutes
- 6 W, 4 M, (9-10 actors possible: 5-6 W, exactly 4 M)
- Content Notes: Mild adult content
- Set: A few simple pieces of furniture and cloth draping.