Rhoda Haynes, famous playwright has a grudge against Frenchy King and his lying King Media Empire. Rhoda and her family are suing King Media over fake stories written about them which ruined them professionally. She can’t do anything or say anything to jeopardize it but she wants to get even. Hubert, Rhoda’s husband tells her to write a story and get it off her chest. So Rhoda, sitting at her desk, starts banging away on an old fashioned typewriter. She starts a play called Donny and the Sun King. Here is the story as she creates it, inserting herself and her family members, husband Hubert Haynes, daughter Blaze Haynes, as characters (Rhoda Haynes, a playwright; Blaze Haynes, Rhoda’s famous singer daughter; and Hubert Haynes, a Congressman). Just like in real life, the character family debates with Rhoda about plot issues involving them. Rhoda wants an ending she can live with so she tries to write one....Thematic elements are Truth/Family loyalty. It’s a full length modern musical comedy incorporating pop music, dance and tech.
Description A business woman in a good suit and has a briefcase. To the point.
Description A collection of different ages, looks and backgrounds. Singing and dancing involved. Standing around.
Description Ensemble of Kids of various ages and ethnicity. Sing and dance and butt their way into other people affairs.
Description A relative of Frenchy King. Brooding and skulking informant.
Description Runs the Perry's Poorhouse located in Rhoda's version of Hell. Creepy but charming.
Description Famous singer in her 30's daughter of Rhoda and Hubert. Great voice.
Description Hubert Haynes is the husband of Rhoda Haynes and is an ex Congressman with a flare for law and the order of things. Dotes on Rhoda and Blaze Haynes.
Description Is Donny's girlfriend and is also social worker. Hyper, has a degree and is on the phone a lot. Can be bossy and defends Donny.
Description Clean cut short hair twinkle in his eye. Irish decent. Well spoken. Works as a social worker. Into helping people.
Description Sheila is a good looking youngish woman who is well kept. News anchor out in the public and has to promote herself. Involved with her boss Frenchy King.
Description Flamboyant media tycoon. Short but not too short. Rugged good looks. Self absorbed. He is well kept and a bit narcissistic.
Description Lucile Ball type with aged red hair. Smoker. New Yorker. likes to be dramatic. Rhoda is the main character and is the play writer.