THE MOTHER OF GOD VISITS HELL - The Stench of Kings - Satan

Author Daniel Guyton
Fayetteville, GA

PLAY DESCRIPTION

Based on a poem described in The Brothers Karamazov by Fyodor Dostoyevsky; and written in rhyming Iambic Pentameter. The Virgin Mary travels to hell to comfort the souls in torment. While there, she condemns her own soul to save those of all mankind - much to God's dismay. What erupts is a war between Heaven and Hell, with all of our souls in the balance.

MONOLOGUE DESCRIPTION

Time: Classical                               

Situation: Satan may be any age, sex, or ethnicity desired. In this monologue, the devil Satan is guiding The Virgin Mary through the depths of hell, showing off the tormented souls in his lair.

Subject Matter: Showing Off, Devil, God, The Virgin Mary, Hell, Christianity, Iambic Pentameter

Supplemental Information:  To read the full script THE MOTHER OF GOD VISITS HELL, visit Amazon.com.

Awards given to THE MOTHER OF GOD VISITS HELL include:

  • Winner of the Helen-Jean Play Contest ‘Literary Creativity’ Award, 2015
  • Official Selection of the Last Frontier Theatre Conference, 2014
  • Semi-Finalist in the Princess Grace Playwriting Fellowship Competition, 2014

 

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  • Source
    Stand-Alone Monologue
  • Character Age
    Ageless
  • Character Gender Ident./Sexual Orient.
    Universal
  • Character Ethnicity
    Universal
  • Character Special Traits
    Spirit, Non-Human
  • Genre
    Adaptation, Poetic Drama
  • Period
    Classical
  • Length
    1 min or less
  • Writer Gender Identity/Sexual Orientation
    Male
  • Writer Ethnicity
    White
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