The Troupers

October 2, 2021|
The Troupers by Richard Scarsbrook
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The Trouper-Royale Orpheum Galaxie Theatre is a jewel in the entertainment crown of Niagara Falls. At least, that’s what the marquee out front says. To the Fabulous Trouper Quintuplets their family’s old theatre is a thorn in the crown of their adolescent memories.

Under their famous-child-actor-turned-director father’s overbearing, and narcissistic eye, the quintuplets are raised on a strict diet of Golden Age entertainment and homeschooling to mold them into the best actors of their generation. But through a series of hilarious and tragic events, the siblings begin to develop their own personalities and ambitions, rebelling against their father’s aspirations for them. The tension rising from the quintuplets’ newfound individualism sparks an onstage brawl during a performance on their 18th birthday that changes the trajectory of all their lives.

Twenty years later, the quintuplets reunite for the reading of their father’s will and his demand for one last performance.

Richard Scarsbrook is an award-winning author and screenwriter whose short stories and poems have been published widely in literary journals, magazines, and anthologies. Royal Blood, the first of Scarsbrook’s screenplays to be produced, won Best Short Film at the TIFF-associated Milton Film Festival in 2019 and his last novel, R...
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Title:The Troupers
Format:Paperback
Product dimensions:224 pages, 8.5 X 5.5 X 0.7 in
Shipping dimensions:224 pages, 8.5 X 5.5 X 0.7 in
Published:October 2, 2021
Publisher:Cormorant Books
Language:English
Appropriate for ages:All ages
ISBN - 13:9781770866300

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