A Fitting Confusion

by  Norman R. Shapiro, Georges Feydeau

Full Length Play, Comedy  /  3m, 7f

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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    3m, 7f
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    Farce

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A doctor stays out all night and then explains to his bride that he was with a sick friend. Of course, the friend is not sick; and the doctor ends up renting an apartment from the friend for his assignation. The would-be mistress' husband follows her here and later brings his own mistress along - who turns out to be the wife of the doctor's friend! As always in Feydeau, the complications fly fast and furious until everyone manages to sort things out.
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Norman R.  Shapiro

Norman R. Shapiro

Georges Feydeau

Georges Feydeau (1862 - 1921) was born in France to a well-known Parisian writer. He was influenced from a young age by prominent farcical authors such as Eugène Labiche and Henri Meilhac. His first significant international success, The Lady from Maxim's (La Dame de chez Maxim, 1899) and the monumental A Flea in Her E ...

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