ACT I:
FABULOUS FICTIONS

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Cast of Characters (in order of appearance)

Narrator (God?)

Bank President

Cézanne

Muse

Hortense

Art Critic

Fairy Godfather

Ms. Smith

Exubrio

Denuncia

Questioner

Son of Scroll

April

Props/Costumes

small boat with Don Quixote-style windmill propeller

industrial-sized floor-mounted fan with streamers

inflatable rubber sculptures (Tony’s idea)

Tim's set of three doors, painted as six panels

scroll of civilization

medieval curtain rod with tapestry

huge black kettle (cauldron)

tartan skirts and/or sashes (for Scotswomen)

rocket ship

bomb

Michael Jackson-type gloved hand that waves,

preferably mechanically, like the Queen

bank pillars could be made from twelve foot

lengths of PVC sewer pipe?

fairy godfather house (this is maybe a dollhouse, with turrets?)

waves (possibly projected on a scrim)

oil derrick; oil donkeys—projections on a scrim?

banker wears red suspenders & red bow tie, starched white shirt

manicule

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