ANOTHER MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM

Dame J E Marshall Productions Presents

Dame J.E. Marshall

Dame J.E. Marshall
Location
Los Angeles, California, USA
Birthday
January 29
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Owner
Company
Dame J. E. Marshall Productions
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Dedicated To Bringing You Exciting New Stories Based Upon Shakespeare's Plays And The Classics of World Literature

 

 

 

 

 

It had started as an innocent Christmas gift. Nikola Tesla and Mark Twain used the time machine to travel to the year 2035 to enjoy a break from the whipping wind, sleet and snow.


They were enjoying a meal at an outdoor cafe overlookingRead full post »

Countess Fountainebleute fluttered about at Mayor Miller's gala event. She said all the right things to all the right people but they hardly heard her.  She kept her rage hidden behind a nauseating demi-smile.


Everyone had crowded the stage between sets to have their photo taken with ReRead full post »

DECEMBER 27, 2013 8:58PM

THE INNKEEPER'S CAKE ~ SNEAK PREVIEW

 

  

SNEAK PREVIEW

 

THE INN KEEPER'S CAKE

A New Christmas Fairy Tale

 

 

Once upon a time, in a land far away, there was a delightful place called The Gooseberry Inn, where many a traveler took refuge from the winter snow storms. There

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"Do you think he loves her?" Petunia sighed and got more comfortable on her bay window cushion.

 

"He loves the pizza,"  Louis Le Roux cracked.  He was sitting in a bedpan on the window sill.  From this cozy alcove they could see most of what was going onRead full post »

 

The Magic Crystal Shop was nestled in a triangle where the pier forked.  The lower level opened on both forks of the pier.  The upper level was Dr. OMG's apartment and had a panoramic view.  He could look out to sea and watch the seals sleeping on the buoys.  HRead full post »


Mayor George Miller gave Henry Merci one more chance and Henry was in the process of blowing it big time.


Ordinarily Henry was a people pleaser but something snapped when he turned around and saw the couple to whom Mayor Miller told him to give the royal treatment.  Henry'sRead full post »


Dr. OMG had noticed the Russians were following him and Petunia everywhere they went.  They peered around pillars, elbowed and shoved each other up and down the pier.  Each one wanted the other to confirm the dinner invitation.

Dr. OMG and Petunia decided to dine at a family styleRead full post »



"Excuse to me, old man, I'm not speaking English but if I can plaster my sister to your vindow?  I can assure you she is not escape-ed from Pussy Riot.  She is from lesser unknown Red Madonnas band currently seeking asylum in your country after first gig tonight," aRead full post »

 

 

Henry Merci was hot on the trail of the vicious crab that had practically torn the thumbs off his good friend Chef Otis.  As best he could with his bleeding hands wrapped in towels, Otis motioned towards the gondola that Henry had just left the elderly couple waitingRead full post »

 

 

Getting ready to write CHAPTER SIX.  


My notes are around here somewhere.... Read full post »


 

It was snowing in New York that winter of 1894. Nikola Tesla was absorbed in the task of calibrating the equipment. Mark Twain had agreed to be his guinea pig and was not nearly as nervous as he should have been.  In the spring Nikola would do

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DECEMBER 23, 2013 7:02PM

THIS HOLIDAY SEASON GET SNOWED BY A CRAB

 

This holiday season get snowed by a crab! 

Stay tuned for the next exciting installment!

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The countess decided to collect a favor and leave little Petunia with the owner of the Magic Crystal Shop.  There was plenty there to keep the child amused and it was nearby the Jazz Club where the gala event was being held.

 

 

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Everyone liked him. Henry Merci was a Jack-of-all-trades.  He was a gondolier, a puppeteer, mime, messenger, water taxi pilot, a ventriloquist and a fisherman.  He was a wharf waif.  His parents had worked the rides at the pier arcade until one day they went to the/Read full post »

Crab Louie-SNOW CRAB

 

Everyone was excited about Mayor Miller's gala fundraising event, especially the Countess Victoria Von Van Dee La Fountainbleute` of Manhattan Beach.  There was to be a spectacular red, white and blue carpet. The arrivals were to be televised by all the major networks and tweRead full post »

DECEMBER 23, 2013 6:43PM

CRAB LOUIE V: Chapter 1: A GALA EVENT


 

 

 

The Lamentable Life & Times

of

Crab Louis Le Roux The Fifth

 

or

 

OH HENRY!

 

 

"Innocence is like a dumb leper who has lost his bell, wandering the world, meaning no harm."

-Graham

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DECEMBER 23, 2013 6:37PM

Program! Get Your Program Here! Program!


 

 

DAME J. E. MARSHALL PRODUCTIONS PRESENTS

OH HENRY! 

THE LAMENTABLE LIFE AND TIMES

 OF

CRAB LOUIS LE ROUX THE FIFTH

 

Dramatis Personae

Mayor George Miller, running for governor of California

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A sweet romance,

 

A big adventure,

 

Plenty of danger,

 

Environmental changes,

 

A dose of mad science,

 

Several mysterious strangers,

 

A dead man,

 

And one badass crab!

 

 


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"I'm a lonely little petunia in an onion patch..." the little girl sang like Doris Day as they sat on the windowsill and watched the people stroll on the pier below.

"Mercy! What nonsense! Now you are being silly! When have you ever been alone or experiencedRead full post »

 

 

 

 

Ripped from the pages

 

of

 

Master

 

 William Shakespeare's

 

ROMEO AND JULIET

 

With Darkness Borrowed

 

From

 

MACBETH

 

And Determination

 

Heisted From

 

HENRY V

 

With Tips Taken From

 

TITRead full post »

JANUARY 8, 2013 6:36PM

ACT 4 Scene 3 THE GROACH COMES ASHORE

 

 The Groach Comes Ashore

Act 4 Scene 3

THE GROACH COMES ASHORE 

 

 

~ Curtain Rises ~

INTERIOR OF THE LIVING, BREATHING GROACH SHIP.

(THE GROACH IS ABLE TO TAKE THE FORM OF A SHIP, AN INNOCENT LOOKING LITTLE GIRL OR A MOSQUITO.  SHE LURES PEOPLE WITH TREASURE & THEN DEV… Read full post »

APRIL 22, 2012 9:14PM

THE TROUT SONNET


The Trout Sonnet

The green world of the forest misses me.

I once had a part in a burbling brook.

That happy water was my destiny,

Until a courtly world got me by hook.

Stuffed with banter of perfection's ideal,

Pounded by mallets so flattering ill,

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Act 4 Scene 2

 

Act 4

Scene 2

~ Curtain Opens ~

 

The enchanted island's port village square.

 

[ Freddie's yacht sits on the dark, stormy sea in the distance.  All her passengers are coming ashore. The village is deserted and beset with wind and rain.]

Enter YOLANDA, OWEN, EMRead full post »

MARCH 25, 2012 9:29PM

THE MAKING OF ANOTHER MIDSUMMER

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Act 4 Scene 1

Act 4

Scene 1

~ Curtain Opens ~

The Temple of the GODDESS ARTEMIS.

Enter OBERON and his fairies, all heavily armed.  A  VOTRESS stands on the steps of the temple.

VOTRESS

You must return with the blue diamond.

OBERON

Votress, where is Titania?

VOTRESSRead full post »