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Dust

OVERVIEW

  • Playwright

    Neil Donnelly 

  • Adapted / Translated From

    Kenneth Sawyer Goodman 

  • Setting

    A country cottage, early 1900s

  • Synopsis

    A beggar is turned away from a house on Christmas Eve. On Christmas Day a stranger arrives and questions the occupants as to why they have sent the beggar away empty handed when they profess to be a Christians. An adaption of Dust of the Road, a play by Kenneth Sawyer Goodman (1912).

  • Play Type

    Adaptation/Translation

    Number Of Acts

    One Act

  • Cast Size Male

    3

  • Cast Size Female

    1

ORIGINAL PRODUCTION

  • Date of First Production

    January 1972

  • Producer

  • Original Venue

  • Venue Notes

    The play was performed at a temporary summer theatre in Livingstone Manor, New York.

Original Cast  
Prudence Robin Morris
Peter Larry Flann
Old Man Larry Flann
Tramp Keith Haslemore
Production Team  
Director Neil Donnelly
Lighting John Kesl

RIGHTS INFORMATION

  • Territory

    All Territories

  • Rights Type

    All Rights

  • Contact

    Rosica Colin Ltd.

  • Address

    1 Clareville Grove Mews
    London SW7 5AH
    England

  • Phone

    + 44 (0)20 7370 1080

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