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Charley"s aunt

Brandon Thomas

Charley"s aunt

a play in three acts

by Brandon Thomas

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Published by Samuel French in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

This acting edition is printed from the MSS by Brandon Thomas as first performed in 1892 and without the modernisations used in French"s acting edition no. 470, first published in 1935

Statementby Brandon Thomas
The Physical Object
Pagination156 p. :
Number of Pages156
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14454101M

Charley's Aunt Book Summary and Study Guide. Brandon Thomas Booklist Brandon Thomas Message Board. Detailed plot synopsis reviews of Charley's Aunt; Jack Chesney is in love with Kitty Verdun. Charles Wykeham is in love with Amy Spettigue. The girls have been invited to lunch to meet Charley's wealthy aunt from Brazil. Things become more complicated when first, Jack's father and then Amy's uncle turn up. Both take a keen interest in Charley's Aunt, "from Brazil - where the nuts come from." One of the most popular comic farces of all time, Charley's Aunt has been loved since its original performances in and the continuous four year run that followed.

Dec 31,  · Charley’s Aunt The Glendale Centre Theatre presents, Charley’s Aunt from December 31st through February 1st, Charley’s Aunt is a hysterical farce written by Brandon Thomas. Skip navigation Sign in. Search.

A farce in three acts by playwright Brandon Thomas, CHARLEY’S AUNT was first presented in in England. It was an instant hit and ran performances. In , the play crossed the Atlantic to arrive on Broadway, again a big hit. In fact, CHARLEY’S AUNT has been performed across the globe for over years and has always enchanted. Charley's Aunt will have shows at Royal George Theatre - Ontario as part of next year's theatre season, April 02 through October 17, This was reported on Monday afternoon. The traveling version of Charley's Aunt comes even while the smash hit original still has waiting lists for .


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Charley's Aunt was given in a German translation as Charleys Tante at Weimar in August The first French production (La Marraine de Charleys aunt book was the following month at the Théâtre de Cluny in Paris, where it ran for nearly performances.

The play was produced in. Brandon Thomas’s Charley’s Aunt is a play I’ve heard about often—it’s gone down in classic theatre lore pretty much like The Mousetrap: a phenomenal success, a dream run (1, performances) when it opened in London in It’s been enacted on stage countless times, all the way from small town theatre companies to Broadway/5.

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Aug 01,  · The fine cast is rounded up by Kay Francis (quite lovely as Charley's real aunt), Reginald Owen (amusing as the hapless Dean) and Claud Allister (hilariously appearing at the start as one of two unperturbed gentlemen spectators at an accident-prone cricket match)/10().

Oct 19,  · Charley's Aunt: A Play [Brandon Thomas] on savilerowandco.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Two students at Oxford force their rascally friend and fellow student to pose as an aunt from Brazil.

The play was first performed at the Theatre Royal5/5(1). The girlfriends are coming to visit the chaps at college, but of course they can't stay unless there is a proper chaperone.

So what could be more reasonable that getting a friend from the Drama Club to dress up and pretend to be Charley's Aunt.

Apr 30,  · Directed by Scott Sidney. With Syd Chaplin, Ethel Shannon, James E. Page, Lucien Littlefield. Charley Wyckham and Jack Chesney pressure fellow student Fancourt Babberly to pose as Charley's Brazilian Charleys aunt book Donna Lucia.

Their purpose is to have a chaperone for their amorous visits with Amy and Kitty, niece and ward of crusty Stephen Spettigue/10(40). Synopsis. Charley and Jack love Amy and Kitty.

Amy is about to go away, and Charley thinks he may miss his opportunity to ask for her hand. Then he discovers that his aunt, a Brazilian woman he hardly knows, is coming for lunch.

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It started as a simple, if strange, request: "I want you to play the part of my great-aunt," said Charley Hawkins, the sexiest girl at Seacombe University. It turned into a hunt for Charley's Aunt, who had disappeared almost fifty years ago. This story is complete and will be published in ten chapters at approximately daily intervals.

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Order Charley's Aunt tickets online or by calling The show starts 04/ 2/ PM at Royal George Theatre - Ontario in Niagara On The Lake, ON, CA. If you’re going to drag an aunt into the business, we may as well wait till they all come back from Scotland.

CHARLEY: Why. JACK: You know what “auntie” is when she steps in. CHARLEY: No, I don’t. That’s just it - I don’t know her. I’ve never even seen her. JACK: Ah well, we won’t be too hard on that particular aunt, given she. Note: Citations are based on reference standards.

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I suppose like most people, I first saw Charley's Aunt, Brandon Thomas' centuries-long theatrical chestnut, back in high school.A comedic favorite to this day with colleges and high schools, the early cross-dressing farce (first produced in ) broke all theatrical records wherever it played, and has become a recognized worldwide classic through countless stage revivals.

Editorial Reviews. The version of Charley's Aunt would be notable if only because it's one of the rare films in which Jack Benny is playing a real character, rather than a mere extension of his well-developed and recognizable personality.

Oh, the trademarks are still there, but they're employed in the service of a character and a story -- and without the self-referentiality that so often /5.TicketCity is a ticket reseller who offers Charley's Aunt tickets to purchase. The Charley's Aunt ticket prices on our site may be above, or below, face value.

The Charley's Aunt tickets listed for sale on our site are owned, priced and fulfilled by the ticket seller. TicketCity offers our .The imminent visit of Charles Wykeham's aunt from Brazil, Donna Lucia, provides an excuse for Charles and Jack to invite their young ladies to meet her.

When a telegram arrives postponing Donna Lucia's visit, they persuade their amiable [male] friend Babbs (since they must have a .