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Cold Comfort Farm

Paul Doust, Stella Gibbons

Full Length Play, Drama  /  6f, 9m

Cold Comfort Farm
by Paul Doust, adapted from the novel by Stella Gibbons

"Paul Doust's new adaptation embraces the book with a stylistic exuberance." - Financial Times

Orphan Flora Poste, heroine of Gibbons's tongue-in-cheek classic novel, likes everything to be tidy and comfortable so when'she goes to live…

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    6f, 9m
  • SubGenre
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    Adaptations (Literature), Period
Description
Orphan Flora Poste, heroine of Gibbons's tongue-in-cheek classic novel, likes everything to be tidy and comfortable so when'she goes to live with her eccentric relatives at Cold Comfort Farm she tries to alter her surroundin's and encourage othe's to greater thin's. But this proves difficult ...

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  • Minimum Fee: £69 per performance plus VAT when applicable.
    Performance rights for this title are currently withdrawn.

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  • Time Period: 1930s
  • Setting: A kitchen, an attic room, a garden

Casting

6f, 9m
Cast Attributes
  • Reduced casting (Doubling Possible)
  • Room for Extras
M9 (20s, middle age) F6 (20s, middle age, 60)

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Paul Doust

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Stella Gibbons

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