The Public Eye

by  Peter Shaffer

Short Play, Comedy  /  2m, 1f

"Delightful ... are deftly contrived, cheerfully entertaining." - N.Y. Herald Tribune.

Produced on Broadway and in London with "The Private Ear," this is a very arch and continuously funny comedy about a hop-scotch character who at the moment is playing the part of a private eye for a wealthy accountant who suspects his wife of infide…

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The Public Eye

by  Peter Shaffer

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Produced on Broadway and in London with "The Private Ear," this is a very arch and continuously funny comedy about a hop-scotch character who at the moment is playing the part of a private eye for a wealthy accountant who suspects his wife of infidelity.
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"Delightful ... are deftly contrived, cheerfully entertaining." - N.Y. Herald Tribune.

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    $100 with companion piece

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Peter Shaffer

Sir Peter Shaffer, in full Sir Peter Levin Shaffer (born May 15, 1926, London, Eng.), British playwright of considerable range who moved easily from farce to the portrayal of human anguish.Educated at St. Paul’s and Trinity College, Cambridge, Shaffer first worked for a music publisher and then as a book reviewer. His ...

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