TWO ONE ACT PLAYS Linked by common themes
CARRIAGES & CORRESPONDENTS.
London 1856, the dawn of the fourth estate.
The Reverent William Buckland, Discoverer of Megalosaurus, A Zoophage, The Dean of Westminster and the first professor of Geology at Oxford University lays on his deathbed in a private asylum. A journalist resorts to unconventional methods to try and secure a scandalous deathbed confession.
THE DINOSAUR JACKET
A story of rivalry narrated by two of palaeontologys most infamous figures, Edward Drinker Cope and Othniel Charles Marsh.
In the present day, Lost in the middle of Oxfordshire a group of amateur Palaeontologists discover a remarkable paleontological find and a wife unearths a secret about her husband that will lead to something else being buried.