Jumping the Shark
Author(s): David Cantor and Michael Kingsbury
Company: Peter Frosdick and Classical Events
Age recommendation: 12+
Five strangers gather in the conference room of a small hotel in Farnham. Despite character differences, one thing links Pam, Gavin, Morgan, Dale and Amy: they all want to realise their dreams through comedy.
Frank Donohue, the finest sitcom writer of his generation, has flown in from Los Angeles to conduct a seminar teaching his five lucky disciples how to write the perfect TV sitcom. But as he reveals the tricks of the trade, their everyday lives are exposed, leading to mix ups, farcical revelations... and gut-wrenching tragedy.