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A laughing matter

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Product description

It's 1773 at the Theatre Royal, Drury Lane. The crowd is getting restless. The leading man's unconscious but the show must go on.This irreverent version of real-life events tells the story of David Garrick, Dr Johnson, Oliver Goldsmith and a new play called She Stoops to Conquer. Caught between financial pressures and artistic ambition, Garrick must decide if he can risk staging a play that could make or break his career.A Laughing Matter was produced by Out of Joint and the National Theatre, London. Following its premiere at the Yvonne Arnaud Theatre, Guildford, in October 2002, it transferred to the National in November and returned in February 2003.

Item details

Author(s):
De Angelis, April
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
2002
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
0571217729
ISBN-13:
9780571217724
Number of pages:
123
Publisher:
Faber

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It's 1773 at the Theatre Royal, Drury Lane. The crowd is getting restless. The leading man's unconscious but the show must go on.This irreverent version of real-life events tells the story of David Garrick, Dr Johnson, Oliver Goldsmith and a new play called She Stoops to Conquer. Caught between financial pressures and artistic ambition, Garrick must decide if he can risk staging a play that could make or break his career.A Laughing Matter was produced by Out of Joint and the National Theatre, London. Following its premiere at the Yvonne Arnaud Theatre, Guildford, in October 2002, it transferred to the National in November and returned in February 2003.

Author(s):
De Angelis, April
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
2002
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
0571217729
ISBN-13:
9780571217724
Number of pages:
123
Publisher:
Faber

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