Tears of Blood is a parody of a Victorian melodrama. The action takes place in the home of Lord and Lady Marmaduke. Belle, the milk girl, is brought home by Algernon, the second-oldest son. He plans to marry her. Lady Marmaduke plots with the villain, Sir Darkly Threatening, to murder a family member and cast the blame upon Belle. Belle and the heroic Algernon struggle against Lady and Sir Darkly to clear their names.

  • musical melodrama or theatre restaurant
  • 90
  • 5 total
  • 2 female identifying, 3 male identifying
  • 18+
  • adult
  • Australian Script Centre


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