The Diary of Anne Frank

by  Frances Goodrich, Albert Hackett

Full Length Play, Drama  /  5m, 5f

Few more poignant true stories emerged from World War II than the diary of young Anne Frank. Published long afterwards by her father, the only family survivor, it records the minutiae of twenty-five months that two Jewish families spent in hiding from the Gestapo in an Amsterdam warehouse attic. 

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    5m, 5f
  • SubGenre

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    Adaptations (Literature), Biography, Period, Docudrama/Historic
  • Audience

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    • Appropriate for all audiences

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Few more poignant true stories emerged from World War II than the diary of young Anne Frank. Published long afterwards by her father, the only family survivor, it records the minutiae of twenty-five months that two Jewish families spent in hiding from the Gestapo in an Amsterdam warehouse attic. The constant secrecy, growing hunger and friction of living in'such cramped conditions could not dull Anne's vibrant personality or her passion for living.
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  • Minimum Fee: £69 per performance plus VAT when applicable.

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  • Time Period: 1940s / WWII
  • Setting: An attic

Casting

5m, 5f
M5 (16, middle-age-elderly) F5 (teenage, 20s-40)
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Frances Goodrich

The husband-and-wife team ofAlbert Maurice Hackett(born in New York City on February 16, 1900) andFrances Goodrich(born in Belleville, New Jersey, on December 21, 1890) began their joint career as Broadway playwrights in the 1920s. The success of their comedyUp Pops the Devilbrought them to Hollywood to work on the 193 ...

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Albert Hackett

The husband-and-wife team of Albert Maurice Hackett (born in New York City on February 16, 1900) and Frances Goodrich (born in Belleville, New Jersey, on December 21, 1890) began their joint career as Broadway playwrights in the 1920s. The success of their comedy Up Pops the Devil< ...

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