Angela

by  Sumner Arthur Long

Full Length Play, Comedy  /  3m, 2f

Played by Geraldine Page on Broadway, Angela is a 'single' married woman whose absent husband travels as a military aide de camp. When Angela's constant companion-her television-breaks down, the repairman on call proves to be a welcome and handsome distraction, half her age. Soon Angela is devising…

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  • Cast Size

    Cast Size

    3m, 2f
  • Duration

    Duration

    90 minutes
  • SubGenre

    Subgenre

    Period, Romantic Comedy
  • Accolades

    Accolades

    From Broadway,
  • Audience

    Target Audience

    • Adult
    • Senior

Additional Info

Played by Geraldine Page on Broadway, Angela is a 'single' married woman whose absent husband travels as a military aide de camp. When Angela's constant companion-her television-breaks down, the repairman on call proves to be a welcome and handsome distraction, half her age. Soon Angela is devising plans to build a basement workshop to keep her protegee occupied and on the premises, much to the chatty delight of her neighbors.
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Considerations

Performing Groups

  • College Theatre / Student
  • Community Theatre
  • Dinner Theatre
  • Professional Theatre
  • Senior Theatre
  • Reader's Theatre
  • Shoestring Budget
  • Outdoor
  • Large Stage
  • Blackbox / Second Stage /Fringe Groups

Cautions

  • Caution Mild Adult Mild Adult Themes

License details

  • Minimum Fee: $75 per performance

Production

Details

  • Time Period: 1950s
  • Duration: 90 minutes
  • Additional Features: Local Celebrity Cameo
  • Features / Contains: Contemporary Costumes / Street Clothes, Period Costumes

Music

  • Musical Style: N/A (Not a musical)
  • Vocal Demands: Easy
  • Chorus Size: No Chorus

Casting

3m, 2f
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Cast Attributes

  • Local Celebrity Cameo
  • Strong Role for Leading Man (Star Vehicle)
  • Strong Role for Leading Woman (Star Vehicle)

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Authors

Sumner Arthur Long

Sumner Arthur Long (1921-1993) is the author of Never Too Late. Out on his own early years as teenager during the Great Depression, he joined the Navy and survived the attack upon Pearl Harbor. After the war, he built himself a ...

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