The White Liars and Black Comedy

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The White Liars depicts a fateful encounter between a down-and-out fortune teller, a rock musician, and his agent. The agent bribes Baroness Lemberg to fake some hocus-pocus over a crystal ball, ostensibly to discourage the musician from pursuing his girlfriend. The trickery entangles each of them in a dense web of mendacity.

Black Comedy :Lovesick and desperate, sculptor Brindsley Miller has embellished his apartment with furniture and objects d arte borrowed from the absent antique collector next-door, hoping to impress his fiance s pompous father and a wealthy art dealer.
The fussy neighbor, Harold Gorringe, returns just as a blown fuse plunges the apartment into darkness and Brindsley is revealed. Unexpected guests, aging spinsters, errant phone cords, and other snares impede his frantic attempts to return the purloined items before light is restored.

PublisherSamuel French Inc.
CategoryFull Length Play
ThemeComedy
TypeVolume
AuthorPeter Shaffer
ISBN9780573606120
Music Byn/a
Adapted Byn/a
Based Onn/a
TypeVolume
Royalty PlaySamuel French Inc.
Sale Price$2.95 (excl. GST and postage)
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