David Baddiel is one of the UKs most successful comedians. He came to fame in the early 90s as part of the groundbreaking sketch show, The Mary Whitehouse Experience (BBC2) and with Rob Newman, became the first comedian to play Wembley Arena. This was followed by the TV shows Newman and Baddiel in Pieces, Fantasy Football and Baddiel And Skinner Unplanned. On radio he has created and hosted the BBC Radio 4 panel shows Heresy and Dont Make Me Laugh. He has written four novels, and most recently a childrens book, The Parent Agency. Last year, David returned to stand-up after 15 years away with his critically-acclaimed show Fame: Not The Musical.
Buy Plays with Doollee
Each page of doollee.com has links to play/book outlets, either directly to the Publisher, through Stageplays.com and Amazon to the second hand and 1st editions of AbeBooks. These links will automatically take you to the relevant area obviating the need for further search.
whether you are a Playwright who wishes to make their entry definitive, an unlisted Playwright or a User with a tale to tell - we want to hear from you.
download WORD submission template
Based on David Baddiel's smash hit movie of the same name, this hilarious and heart-warming tale is the ultimate identity crisis comedy. East End Muslim Mahmoud is an ordinary family man whose life is turned upside down when he discovers that not only is he adopted, but that his birth parents are Jewish. The resulting cultural and religious chaos leads to an uproarious and insightful comedy about race, prejudice, confusion and what it really means to be yourself.
book and lyrics by David Baddiel and music by Erran Baron Cohen. Additional material by Arvind Ethan David based on screenplay by David baddiel
If Publisher (above) is underlined then the play may be purchased by direct click from the Publisher, otherwise (below) are AbeBooks for secondhand, signed & 1st eds and other Booksellers for new copies