Court in the Act!

by  Maurice Hennequin, Pierre Veber, Cogo Fawcett, Braham Murray

Full Length Play, Comedy  /  7m, 5f

NOTICE: Please be advised, this title is from the Samuel French Vault and is made from a scan of an archived manuscript. 

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    Cast Size

    7m, 5f
  • Audience

    Target Audience

    • Adult

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The magistrature must be above and beyond all moral reproach. This is a challenge that Mademoiselle Gobette, creator of the smash hit operetta 'Ooh La La, La Marquise!' and star of the Singing Swans, cannot resist. Nor can any man resist her, from a provincial judge to the Minister of Justice himself. Beginning with her arrival in the backwoods town of Gray, two of the best farceurs of nineteenth century Paris spin a dizzy series of seductions, cover ups, mistaken identities and rapid promotions which catch the lawyers well and truly in the act! First performed in Manchester, this brilliant and hilarious adaptation of the classic French farce went on to enjoy a successful run at London's Phoenix Theatre.
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Keywords

Politics

Considerations

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  • Caution Mild Adult Mild Adult Themes

License details

  • Minimum Fee: £55 per performance plus VAT when applicable.

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  • Time Period: 17th Century

Casting

7m, 5f
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  • Reduced casting (Doubling Possible)
  • Room for Extras

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Maurice Hennequin

Maurice Hennequin

Pierre Veber

Pierre Veber

Cogo Fawcett

Cogo Fawcett

Braham Murray

Braham Murray

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