The Cast: 8
The Set: Simple one set, very flexible
Approximate Length: 1 act, 30 min.
An Inspirational Collection of True Stories:
A series of true stories behind well known Christian missionaries. A comedy-drama profile of four great missionaries: Betty Olsen (Vietnam), William Carey (India), Gladys Aylward (China), and R. Kenneth Strachan (Latin America). Audiences are challenged to be alert for God’s personal calling.
THE CLARION CALL CAST OF CHARACTERS
(In Order of Appearance)
Mr. Clarion – Pompously pious, but salvageable
The Angel – Sent to enlighten
Betty Olsen – Missionary to Vietnam
Bill – Betty’s understanding youth pastor
William Carey – Bold missionary pioneer of India
Mr. Scoff – Critical of Carey’s ambitions
Gladys Aylward – Missionary to China
R. Kenneth Strachan – Missionary in Latin America