Customer Service available Mon - Fri 9am to 6pm EST

To Dorothy, a Son - Full Length Play, Comedy

To Dorothy, a Son

Roger MacDougall

Customer Rating: starstarstarstarstar (Rate this!)

Full Length Play, Comedy

5m, 3f

ISBN: MS00000000213

NOTICE: Please be advised, this title is from the Samuel French Vault and is made from a scan of an archived manuscript. We hope you’ll treasure this glimpse into theatre history.

More Information Below:

Description | Characters | Author | Reviews
Acting Edition

This item is not in stock, but you aren't out of luck!

Let us know if you need it! We'll notify you once it is available.

Before adding items to your notifications list, please create an account or log-in.

Minimum Fee: $75 per performance


Full Length Play



Interior Set

The new import is a farce about a struggling British composer of documentary film scores who discovers that his Mexican divorce from a whacky American girl whom he had married in Samoa is not valid. And just when his English wife is about to have a baby. To further complicate matters, the ex-wife (or so he thought) pops up in her best problem child form. The American screwball has learnd that her uncle left a will whereby her former husband will inherit a million if he begets a son within a year after uncle's death. Otherwise the money reverts to the niece. Well, in a race against time, the composer and his second wife have twins, a daughter and a son, and cop the fortune, thanks to the workings of the international date line. So the harassed father generously splits the million with the ex-wife, who returns to America to marry a Texas rancher. That's all right, because the authors have figured out meanwhile that a joust with the good old international date line had nullified the original marriage.


5m, 3f


Other Roger MacDougall titles:

Now Playing

You May Also Like

See all