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Charlie Boucher

CHARLIE BOUCHER

  (1974 - )

Nationality:    British
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Charlie Boucher graduated with a Theatre Degree in Writing from Rose Bruford College of Speech and Drama. She went on to win the Channel 4 Lloyd's Bank Film Challenge in 1998 and her short film "My Dead Buddy" was shown on Channel 4. Charlie has gone on to work on a number of projects with the BBC; most recently she was commissioned by Radio 4, and her play "Zauberjackl" was broadcast on November 5th 2008.

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below is a list of Charlie Boucher's plays - click on a Play Title for more information

        Caring         Kwarfee         Mischief, The         My Dead Buddy         Zauberjackl



Caring

Synopsis:
Kellie is a Care Worker, looking after May, an elderly woman convinced that her daughter-in-law is plotting to have her put into a home. Kellie's ambition is to be a qualified nurse, but the reality of life on the minimum wage makes this an unlikely future. Kellie and May's relationship starts out on shaky ground, but they grow to like and respect one another - but can they help each other's plans for the future?

Notes:
Part of the Minimum Wages series for Women's Hour

1st Produced:
BBC Radio 4    2007

Organisations:
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1st Published:
-   -

Music:
-

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Genre:
radio play

Parts:
Male:  -            Female:  2            Other:  -

Further Reference:
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Kwarfee

Synopsis:
Take one lovely young lady and place her in a coffee shop. add a spoonful of mellow boss, a heap of excitable colleague, and stir. allow to rest - all three should become firm friends. Take the plunge and throw in one romantic dream, a loyal best friend and an irritating ex. Pour and serve.

Notes:
Original cast: David McCusker As Ash, Matthew Clancy As Leno, Charlotte-Elizabeth Talbot As Amy, Angela Bleasdale As Melinda And Laura evelyn As Jeanette. Directed by Andy Pandini.

1st Produced:
the Leicester Square Theatre, Basement Bar    2009

Organisations:
the Sitcom Trials

1st Published:
-   -

Music:
-

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Genre:
Sitcom

Parts:
Male:  2            Female:  3            Other:  -

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Mischief, The

Synopsis:
the Mischief murders Melancholy. Whilst it wasn't intentional everyone else decides that this makes her a Murderer. the Mischief, newly transformed, embraces her character and begins to kill off the rest of the cast.

Notes:
Many of the characters could be played by either male or female Actors.

1st Produced:
Man In the Moon Theatre, London    1999

Organisations:
Shoot the Loop

1st Published:
-   -

Music:
-

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Genre:
Play with Music

Parts:
Male:  5            Female:  3            Other:  -

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My Dead Buddy

Synopsis:
Howard's best friend, Matt, dies in a road accident but returns as a rather irritating ghost. Does Matt have unfinished business keeping him here on earth? Howard must help him discover what it is - talking to an apparition no-one else can see is aggravating.

Notes:
Winner of the lloyd's Bank Channel 4 Film Challenge in 1997. Now Available online At Youtube.co.uk.

1st Produced:
Channel 4    1997

Organisations:
Compulsive Viewing

1st Published:
-   -

Music:
-

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Genre:
film

Parts:
Male:  5            Female:  6            Other:  -

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Zauberjackl

Synopsis:
Lukas and emil are getting by on their wits, but are caught up with a gang terrorising the city, endangering their lives in 17th Century Salzberg.

Notes:
Cast: Tom Geoffrey As Lukas, Michael everest As emil, Jenny Harrold As Spider, Christian Rodska As Max Gandolf, Martin Reeve As Lord Percy, Dan Winter As Hans, Tony Rowlands As Man. Produced And directed by Sara Davies.

1st Produced:
BBC Radio 4    2008

Organisations:
-

1st Published:
-   -

Music:
-

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Genre:
radio play

Parts:
Male:  5            Female:  1            Other:  -

Further Reference:
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