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A Visit from Miss Prothero - Short Play, Comedy

A Visit from Miss Prothero

Alan Bennett

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Short Play, Comedy

1m, 1f

ISBN: 9780573122866

Mr. Dodsworth has recently retired. Sitting at home, he is contemplating his life and achievements with quiet satisfaction. There is a sharp ring at the door. His former secretary has come to ruin it all. Ironic wit and compassion mark this touchingly real story.

Published in the volume Office Suite: Two One Act Plays with Green Forms.

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Short Play

Comedy

Time Period - Present Day

Settings Of Play - The living room of Mr. Dodsworth's semi-detached house.

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Mr. Dodsworth has recently retired. Sitting at home, he is contemplating his life and achievements with quiet satisfaction. There is a sharp ring at the door. His former secretary has come to ruin it all. Ironic wit and compassion mark this touchingly real story.


REVIEWS

"A Bennett gem." - What's On Stage

"A beautifully wrought piece." - The Guardian


A Visit from Miss Prothero first transmitted by the BBC on January 11, 1978.
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1m, 1f

MR. DODSWORTH
MISS PROTHERO
Author
Alan Bennett

Alan Bennett

Alan Bennett was born in Leeds in 1934. After studying at Oxford University he collaborated as a writer and performer with Dudley Moore, Jonathan Miller and Peter Cook in Beyond the Fringe in 1960 at the Edinburgh Festival. He then turned to writing full time and produced his first stage play Forty Years On in 1968. His other plays include Getting On, Habeas Corpus, The Old Country, The Lady in ... view full profile

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