The Pregnant Pause or Love's Labor Lost

by  Norman R. Shapiro, Georges Feydeau

Full Length Play, Comedy  /  2m, 4f

Hector Ennepeque, first time father to be, is in extended labor and protracted comic convulsions over his wife Leonie's imminent delivery. Before the baby's arrival, this hilarious farce gives birth to multiple comic harangues aimed at the helpless husband. When Hector tries to rebound from the recr…

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The Pregnant Pause or Love's Labor Lost

by  Norman R. Shapiro Georges Feydeau

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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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