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Playing the Wife

Ronald Hayman

Full Length Play, Drama  /  2f, 2m

Playing the Wife
by Ronald Hayman

In this brilliant study of August Strindberg's misogyny, the renowned author is rehearsing an autobiographical play in what seems to be the ruin of a theatre. The script focuses on the break up of his marriage to Siri Von Essen and the actress playing Siri is on the verge of becoming his next wife.

Playing the Wife

by  Ronald Hayman

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    Cast Size
    2f, 2m
  • SubGenre
    Subgenre
    Biography
  • Audience
    Target Audience
    • Adult
    • Senior
Description
In this brilliant study of August Strindberg's misogyny, the renowned author is rehearsing an autobiographical play in what seems to be the ruin of a theatre. The script focuses on the break up of his marriage to Siri Von Essen and the actress playing Siri is on the verge of becoming his next wife.

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  • Mild Adult Themes

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  • Minimum Fee: £69 per performance plus VAT when applicable.

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  • Time Period: 19th Century, 17th Century
  • Features / Contains: Period Costumes

Casting

2f, 2m
Cast Attributes
M2 (20s, 52) F2 (20s, 40s).

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