Colin is a successful dramatist and television comedy writer/producer. His numerous television credits include HAVE I GOT NEWS FOR YOU (Hat Trick/BBC), MOCK THE WEEK (Angst/BBC) and THE GRAHAM NORTON SHOW (So TV/BBC). Docu-drama writing credits include the WILD WEST trilogy (BBC), TIMEWATCH: MURDER IN ROME (BBC1) and THE QUEEN (Blast/C4). THE DUCK HOUSE, a play he co-wrote with Dan Patterson about the MPs expenses scandal, opened in the West End in 2013.
Buy Plays with Doollee
Each page of doollee.com has links to play/book outlets, either directly to the Publisher, through Stageplays.com and Amazon to the second hand and 1st editions of AbeBooks. These links will automatically take you to the relevant area obviating the need for further search.
whether you are a Playwright who wishes to make their entry definitive, an unlisted Playwright or a User with a tale to tell - we want to hear from you.
download WORD submission template
The Duck House is an outrageous laugh out loud comedy set in a world of dodgy receipts, dodgier deceit, and pure Parliamentary panic. May 2009. Gordon Brown's Government is in meltdown and a General Election is just one year away. Labour backbencher Robert Houston loves being an MP and will do anything to save his seat - including change sides. All is going well with his switch from red to blue until, the Expenses Scandal breaks. As public fury mounts over taxpayers' millions being frittered away on second homes, moat cleaning, cable porn and duck houses, Robert is soon in big, big trouble.
If Publisher (above) is underlined then the play may be purchased by direct click from the Publisher, otherwise (below) are AbeBooks for secondhand, signed & 1st eds and other Booksellers for new copies