Labiche & co. : fourteen one-acts by a French comic master / English versions by Norman R. Shapiro.

Title
Labiche & co. : fourteen one-acts by a French comic master / English versions by Norman R. Shapiro.
Author
Labiche, Eugène, 1815-1888.
Publication
New York, NY : Performing Books : distributed by the Hal Leonard^^Publishing Group and Applause Theatre Books, 2010.
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Shapiro, Norman R.
Description
xi, 488 p.; 23 cm.
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Labiche and company : fourteen one-acts by a French comic master
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Contents
Introduction -- Bosom friends, or, Tit for tat (L'homme de paille, 1843) / Eugène Labiche & Auguste Lefranc -- Mam'selle Frisette ( Frisette, 1846) / Eugène Labiche & Auguste Lefranc -- The well-wooed wench, or, Beau's jests (Les prétendus de Gimblette, 1850) / "Dandré & Senneif" -- The brat (Une fille bien gardé, 1850) / Eugène Labiche & Marc-Michel -- It's all relative (Les suites d'un premier lit, 1852) / Eugène Labiche & Marc-Michel -- Edouard and the chambermaid, or, Hey-diddle-diddle (Edgard et sa bonne, 1852) / Eugène Labiche & Marc-Michel -- Temper, temper!, or, A bee or not to bee (Un monsieur qui prend la mouche, 1852) / Eugène Labiche & Marc-Michel -- Pater omnipotents, or, A suitor unsuited (Mon Isménie!, 1852) / Eugène Labiche & Marc-Michel -- The unshakable suitor, or, The matter at hand (Un ami acharné, 1853) / Eugène Labiche & Alphonse Jolly -- Barbara of Seville (La perle de la Canebière, 1855 / Eugène Labiche & Marc-Michel -- Smotherly love: a passion play (Le premier pas, 1862) / Eugène Labiche &Alfred Delacour -- A nest egg well scrambled (Les 37 sous de M. Montaudon, 1862) / Eugène Labiche & Edouard Martin -- A slap in the farce (La amin leste, 1867) / Eugène Labiche & Edouard Martin -- A matter of wife and death (La lettre chargée, 1877) / Eugène Labiche -- Afterword: Finding the funny-- on directing farce / by Michael Clark Haney.
ISBN
  • 9781557837578
  • 1557837570