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Beggar on Horseback - Full Length Play, Satire/Political Satire

Beggar on Horseback

Marc Connelly, George S. Kaufman

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Full Length Play, Satire/Political Satire

16m, 5f

ISBN: MS00000000450

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.

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$19.95
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Description

Full Length Play

Satire/Political Satire

Fantasy

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Unit Set/Multiple Settings

One of the most striking and successful of modern fantastic plays. It is concerned with the dream of a young composer who imagines that he is marrying an unattractive girl for her money. The play has to do with the adventures, distorted by his imagination, that come to him as a slave of gold and an impossible family. The play is a rich combination of romance and satire.
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16m, 5f

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Room for Extras

CASTING NOTES

There is a pantomime which may or may not be used. This calls for an additional 6 m and 2 f

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Other Marc Connelly titles:

George S.  Kaufman

George S. Kaufman

George S. Kaufman was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. After a brief career as a ribbon salesman, he contributed to the satirical newspaper column of Franklin P. Adams (“F.P.A.”) in the New York Evening Mail; on Adams’ recommendation, he was given a column of his own in the Washington Times in 1912. While serving as a drama critic for The New York Times, he had his first success as a ... view full profile

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