doollee banner
The Playwrights Database
contact doollee



Charles Laurence

CHARLES LAURENCE  (1931 - )

Nationality:    n/a
email:    n/a     Website:    n/a

Literary Agent:    Gordon Dickerson  


I do not have a biography of this Playwright. Please help doollee to become even more complete by sending me any information you have
thank you

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.
AbeBooks.co.uk   AbeBooks.com   Stageplays.com   amazon.com   amazon.co.uk   amazon.ca
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

below is a list of Charles Laurence's plays - click on a Play Title for more information

About Alice         My Fat Friend         Ring Sisters, The         Snap!



About Alice

Synopsis:
alice, the second wife of a famous sculptor, has indomitable humour and a lusty spirit that never let her down. So, when Peggy, a businesslike publisher, arrives with a sexy young gigolo in tow and a proposal to publish the renowned sculptor's memoirs, alice has no trouble in dispatching the publisher but retaining the young man. That is, until Peggy returns with some news which will stun alice. an ingenious comedy thriller which twists and turns and maintains the suspense until the very end.

Notes:
-

1st Produced:
Colchester, Mercury (revival)    2004

Company:
-

1st Published:
Samuel French, London, 1998   -

Music:
-

To Buy This Play:
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

Booksellers:

Genre:
Comedy Thriller Thriller

Parts:
Male:  2            Female:  2            Other:  -

Further Reference:
-

Top of Page Top of Page

My Fat Friend

Synopsis:
a resolution to slim misfires when the admirer turns out to prefer her rotundity

Notes:
-

1st Produced:
-    -

Company:
-

1st Published:
Samuel French, London, 1974   -

Music:
-

To Buy This Play:
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

Booksellers:

Genre:
Comedy

Parts:
Male:  3            Female:  1            Other:  -

Further Reference:
-

Top of Page Top of Page

Ring Sisters, The

Synopsis:
a world famous singer with a severe hang-up about her age struggles with the truth

Notes:
-

1st Produced:
-    -

Company:
-

1st Published:
Samuel French, London, 1999   -

Music:
-

To Buy This Play:
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

Booksellers:

Genre:
Farce

Parts:
Male:  4            Female:  3            Other:  -

Further Reference:
-

Top of Page Top of Page

Snap!

Synopsis:
milkman responsible for infecting two couples with 'The Disease of Venus'

Notes:
-

1st Produced:
-    -

Company:
-

1st Published:
Samuel French, London, 1975   -

Music:
-

To Buy This Play:
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

Booksellers:

Genre:
Comedy

Parts:
Male:  2            Female:  4            Other:  3m extras

Further Reference:
-

Top of Page Top of Page









www.doollee.com comprises a comprehensive online searchable database for plays written in English since the production of Look back In Anger in 1956. Each play listing contains a playwright biography, synopsis, cast size, creative and production team for the premiere production, date and location of the first performance and much more.doollee.com not only defines the World's theatrical repertoire for the first time but also aims to revitalise that repertoire by reintroducing many lost scripts and providing a gateway for locating and clearing rights for a very large number existing scripts. We are delighted to receive information from users where our own research has been unable to locate details on the holder of a play's rights.doollee.com contains a comprehensive listing for each new play written in English produced by professional theatre companies, venues, festivals, commercial producers and once-off-producers from 1956 to the present. It includes adaptations, translations and new versions. The database also includes those plays produced by fringe (unsubsidised) companies and by semi-professional organisations, where the work is deemed to be of particular significance to the repertoire. Thus you will get help with playwright, dramatist, plays, biography, theatres, agent, synopses, cast sizes, production, published, dates, database, research.