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The Barber Of Seville (Le Barbier de Séville, Ou la Précaution Inutile)

The Barber Of Seville (Le Barbier de Séville, Ou la Précaution Inutile)

Adapted by I. E. Clark. Based on the plays written by Pierre-Augustin Caron De Beaumarchais.

Product Code: BH8000

  • One-act Play
  • Comedy
  • Cast size: 7m., 3w.

Rights and availability
This title can be licensed and sold throughout the World.

* Please note the royalty rate listed is the minimum royalty rate per performance. The actual royalty rate will be determined upon completion of a royalty application.

$6.95 /script

Min. Royalty Rate: $35/perf

In stock

Synopsis

Highly intelligent, energetic and ambitious Figaro wanted more than anything to be rich and famous so he could enjoy the splendid life of 18th century France. But he had no chance of succeeding because he was born a second-class citizen, and life for him and the other servants was so unbearable that whispers of revolt drifted through the musty air of the servants' quarters. The tricks Figaro thinks up to get even with the aristocrats produce one of the world's funniest comedies. This play and The Marriage of Figaro are the comedies upon which Rossini and Mozart based their great operas. Our adaptations, both one-act plays, provide a timely introduction to Figaro that will have your students asking to see the operas. Each play is completely enjoyable alone, or they are ideal as partners for an evening of one-act plays.

Details

  • Status

    In stock

  • Type of Show One-act Play
  • Product Code BH8000
  • Cast Size 10
  • Min. Royalty Rate $35/perf
  • Cost $6.95
  • Approx. Run Time 40 min

Categories

  • Target Audience Middle School | High School | College and Adult | Family (all ages)
  • Performing Group Middle School | High School | College Theatre | Dinner Theatre
  • Genre Comedy
  • ISBN(13) 9780886800109
* Please note the royalty rate listed is the minimum royalty rate per performance. The actual royalty rate will be determined upon completion of a royalty application.