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BALLAD OF THE SAD CAFE, THE


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Genre: Drama

Author: McCullers, Carson & Albee, Edward

Amelia, the proprietor of the Sad Cafe, throws her new husband out of their bedroom on their wedding night. Torn between anger and desire the husband finally leaves town only to return some years later to find Amelia showering all her affection on a dwarf cousin who has come to live with her. At their first meeting the dwarf is hopelessly attracted to the husband. In turn, the husband moves back into the Sad Cafe, threatening to run away with the dwarf if Amelia objects. The day of reckoning soon arrives and the husband and wife meet to settle their differences with their bare hands.



Cast 14 male 6 female

Length Full

Set Flexible

Licence UK & Ireland only

ISBN

 

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