Plays Directory : Comic Potential

The information below is intended to give you a brief guide to the show and highlight some of the other The Mandy Network members who have also been involved in this show.

  • Author
    Alan Ayckbourn
  • Written
  • Setting
    TV studio
  • Overview
    Comic Potential by Alan Ayckbourn is a romantic sci-fi comedy. It is set in a TV studio in the foreseeable future, when low-cost androids have largely replaced actors. The play is about the ability to laugh and the ability to fall in love. They are both illogical and therefore differentiate humans from androids. The comedy also explores the Pygmalion syndrome and competing desires for autonomy and certainty.

If you would like to find work on Comic Potential, join The Mandy Network today to get alerted to new roles and jobs.

5 known characters

1 known roles

Connected mandy members:

Michael Ross
Michael Ross
2013, Chandler Tate
Riverhouse Arts Centre