The Man Who Died at Twelve O'Clock

by  Paul Green

Short Play, Comedy  /  2m, 1f

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The Man Who Died at Twelve O'Clock

by  Paul Green

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    2m, 1f
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    Farce, Fables/Folktales

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This amusing folk comedy tells the story of a young black couple who dress up and make the girl's old guardian believe he has seen the devil. He is forced to give up money he has been unjustly holding, which allows the couple to get married.
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2m, 1f
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Paul Green

Paul Green (1894 - 1981) received the Pulitzer Prize in Drama for In Abraham's Bosom. Other works include Johnny Johnson (music by Kurt Weill), the stage ...

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