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Stuart Ready

STUART READY  (? - 1984)

Nationality:    English
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And This Is Our Life         Avril         Back Stage         Bonney Earl O'moray         Cherry Brandy         Danger Line, The         Dark Return         Dark Tunnel, The         Dogsbody         Escape Route         Find The Girl         Five At 'the George'         Five Freaks A'Fiddling         Haste To The Wedding         Jackie         Ladies At Sea         Last Word         Legend Of Raikes Cross, The         Long Week-End, The         Love On Easy Terms         Mrs Tyler's Rival         Murder Deferred         Nice Cup Of Tea         Night's Black Agents         No Time For Tears         On With The Motley         Peril at the Post Office         Poor Mr Pembleton         Seven Shoppers Snooping         Seven Widows of Hampstead         Sister Craven         Six Maids A'mopping         To-Morrow's Vengeance         Viva! Womans Lib!



And This Is Our Life

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1st Published:
Samuel French, London, 1962   -

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P.O.W. Play

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Male:  6            Female:  -            Other:  -

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Avril

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1st Produced:
Hippodrome, Bolton    1956

Company:
Lawrence-Williamson Repertory Players

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Play/Drama

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Male:  4            Female:  4            Other:  -

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Back Stage

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Deane's Series of Plays, Kenyon-Deane, London, 1949   -

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Play for Women in 1 Act

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Bonney Earl O'moray

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Kenyon-Deane, 1947   -

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Genre:
Modern Comedy for Women in 1 Act Comedy

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Cherry Brandy

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Kenyon-Deane, 1957   -

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Genre:
Thriller 1 act

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Male:  -            Female:  7            Other:  -

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Danger Line, The

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Deane's Series of Plays, Kenyon-Deane, London, 1961   -

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Genre:
Mystery Play 3 acts Mystery

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Male:  3            Female:  4            Other:  -

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Dark Return

Synopsis:
psychological thriller, with a new twist about a madman who believed himself to be the reincarnation of the warped and scheming King Richard III [Crookback].

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Kenyon Deane   -

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Genre:
psychological thriller

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Dark Tunnel, The

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1st Produced:
Bexhill-on-Sea    1967

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Male:  3            Female:  4            Other:  -

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Dogsbody

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Samuel French, London, 1962   -

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Genre:
Play for Women in 1 Act

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Male:  -            Female:  -            Other:  -

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Escape Route

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Samuel French Ltd   -

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Genre:
One act drama

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Male:  -            Female:  -            Other:  -

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Find The Girl

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Kenyon-Deane, 1949   -

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Genre:
Comedy

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Five At 'the George'

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Six Modern Plays,    -

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Genre:
Play/Drama

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Male:  5            Female:  2            Other:  -

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Five Freaks A'Fiddling

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1st Published:
Deane's Series of Plays, Kenyon-Deane, London, 1960   -

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Genre:
Comedy One Act

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Male:  -            Female:  8            Other:  -

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Haste To The Wedding

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1st Produced:
Bexhill-on-Sea    1966

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Male:  4            Female:  4            Other:  -

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Jackie

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1st Published:
Deane's Series of Plays, Kenyon-Deane, London, 1961   -

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Genre:
Thriller for Women in 1 Act

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Male:  -            Female:  -            Other:  -

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Ladies At Sea

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1st Published:
Deane's Series of Plays, Kenyon-Deane, London, 1955   -

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Genre:
Comedy in Three Acts for Women Comedy

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Male:  -            Female:  -            Other:  -

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Last Word

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1st Published:
Samuel French, London, 1947   -

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Genre:
Play for Women

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Male:  -            Female:  -            Other:  -

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Legend Of Raikes Cross, The

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Genre:
One Act

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Male:  -            Female:  -            Other:  -

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Long Week-End, The

Synopsis:
Ronnie Talon is dismissed by his industrialist employer Edward Askern He seeks revenge and discovers something that he can blackmail Askern and his family with. Talon gets himself invited to their home for the weekend. The Askern chauffeur goes missing and his body is later found on the factory premises of Askern. On his body the police find letters that the au pair had been taking to the post office.

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Bexhill-on-Sea    -

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1st Published:
Manuscript for hire from: Samuel French Ltd, London   -

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Genre:
Play/Drama

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Male:  5            Female:  3            Other:  -

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Love On Easy Terms

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Celia is being persuade by Brigadier Climper - who wants to marry her and by the bank who want her to pay her overdraft. For six years Celia has been writing to Mortimer Duke - a Canadian. He has proposed to her by mail and is coming over from Canada. However, Mortimer is married and is a lot older than he led Celia to believe in his letters. The photograph he sent was on a younger employee Gerald. Mortimer sends Gerald in his place and tells him to get out of the marriage which he tries to do by being obnoxious. Then Mortimer comes over - his divorce has come through. Celia has had gifts of furs and jewels and a 200 from Mortimer. A wedding has been arranged and Mortimer, Gerald and the Brigadier all turn up wanting to be the bridegroom. But Celia now that her overdraft has been paid off sends all three packing.

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1st Produced:
-    1954

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1st Published:
Samuel French, London, 1962   -

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Genre:
Farce

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Male:  4            Female:  3            Other:  -

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Mrs Tyler's Rival

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1st Published:
Deane's Series of Plays, Kenyon-Deane, London, 1949   -

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Genre:
Play for Women in 1 Act

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Male:  -            Female:  -            Other:  -

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Murder Deferred

Synopsis:
landlady of a Dorset inn is faced with blackmail from her dangerous cousin, the eccentric Minnie Akers sorts things out

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1st Published:
Samuel French, London, 1976   -

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Genre:
Play/Drama

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Male:  1            Female:  6            Other:  -

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Nice Cup Of Tea

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1st Published:
Deane's Series of Plays, Kenyon-Deane, London, 1955   -

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Genre:
Comedy for Women One Act

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Male:  -            Female:  -            Other:  -

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Night's Black Agents

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SPB, nd   -

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Genre:
3 Act Play/Drama

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Male:  -            Female:  -            Other:  -

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No Time For Tears

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1st Published:
Samuel French, London, 1961   -

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Genre:
Tense Drama

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Male:  -            Female:  6            Other:  -

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On With The Motley

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1st Published:
Deane's Series of Plays, Kenyon-Deane, London, nd   -

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Genre:
Farcical Comedy for Women in Three Acts

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Peril at the Post Office

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Deane's Series of Plays, Kenyon-Deane, London,    -

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Genre:
Farcical Comedy for Women

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Poor Mr Pembleton

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Grocer's Shop

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1st Published:
Samuel French, London, 1964   -

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Genre:
Comedy one act

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Male:  1            Female:  5            Other:  -

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Seven Shoppers Snooping

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1st Published:
Deane's Series of Plays, Kenyon-Deane, London, 1956   -

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Genre:
Comedy

Parts:
Male:  -            Female:  10            Other:  -

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Seven Widows of Hampstead

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1st Published:
Deane's Series of Plays, Kenyon-Deane, London, 1961   -

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Genre:
Mystery Play for Women in Three Acts Mystery

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Male:  -            Female:  -            Other:  -

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Sister Craven

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Deane's Series of Plays, Kenyon-Deane, London, 1952   -

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Genre:
Mystery Play for Women in Three Acts Mystery

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Male:  -            Female:  -            Other:  -

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Six Maids A'mopping

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1st Published:
Kenyon-Deane, 1957   -

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Genre:
Comedy One Act

Parts:
Male:  -            Female:  8            Other:  -

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To-Morrow's Vengeance

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1st Published:
Deane's Series of Plays, Kenyon-Deane, London, 1947   -

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Genre:
Play One Act

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Male:  -            Female:  -            Other:  -

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Viva! Womans Lib!

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1st Published:
Samuel French, London, 1972   -

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Genre:
Comedy

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Male:  -            Female:  10            Other:  -

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