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1955 play by Arthur Laurents (West Side Story, Gypsy, The Way We Were etc) set in Venice. American spinster has holiday fling with charming Italian who turns out to be married with a family. Bitter-sweet romance filmed by David Lean as Summer Madness witth Katharine Hepburn and Rossano Brazzi. Good script and story with a great sense of period. Rehearsing evenings in Chiswick for 3 performances in Isleworth 1-3 August

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Eddie Yeager

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Young American ad agency art director who wants to paint. Outwardly happily married to wife June but has a wandering eye and succumbs to the easy Italian charm of older woman Fioria who runs their holiday pensione. A meaty part with good scenes, both light and dramatic. He has lines on half the play's 90 pages..

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30 to 40
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US (General)
16 May 2018
Closing date:
15 June 2018
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