The Old Maid
by Zoë Akins
Full Length Play, Drama / 5m, 9f
Winner! 1935 Pulitzer Prize for Drama
Set in the epoch of the early American 19th century, this insightful drama chronicles the efforts of an "old maid" Charlotte Lovell, to win the affections of her illegitimate daughter. Later a classic Hollywood tearkjerker starring Bette Davis.
- Winner! 1935 Pulitzer Prize for Drama
- Minimum Fee: $90 per performance
- Time Period: Victorian (British and American)
- Setting: Several loactions in New York City.
MRS. JEANINE MEADE
TINA - 5 years old
The Old Maid premiered on Broadway in January 1935 under the direction of Guthrie McClintic.