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A Flea in Her Ear (Ives)

In Act Two, all decamp to the Frisky Puss where, it turns out, the drunken bellboy Poche is the exact double of the proper Victor Chandebise. There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Typical of French literature, this book is endlessly clever and full of sharp humor, as well as plenty of suggestive laughs that often do more than just suggest.

They write him a letter, in Lucienne’s handwriting, from a fictitious and anonymous admirer, requesting a rendezvous at the Frisky Puss Hotel on Avenue Coq d’Or, an establishment with a dubious reputation, but a large and prominent clientele. ScottRichard Klein rated it it ead amazing Jul 17, His original plays and translations have been widely performed, most notably by England’s National Theatre and the Royal Shakespeare Company.

However, these tend to be timeless. Witty dialogue, fast paced scenes of confusion and uproar, and a p This little play really surprised me! Victor Emmanuel sees Raymonde talking with Beorges and believes she is unfaithful. This play is hilarious and it’s so much fun to perform!!! Ann Canann rated it really liked it Feb 08, Fmchubs rated it liked it Apr 15, He heer also the author of two young-adult novels, Monsieur Eek and Scrib. Slocum takes us with him on his epic adventure, told with humor and originality through the eyes of a weather-beaten sea salt who, against all expectation, did what no one had ever done before.


Wives are involved in deceit, they set up traps for husbands and I ea the revolving part of the stage which kept hiding and then showing various infidels.

Fleeing the vicious pogroms of his homeland, he has sought refuge in the land of the free. Clever word play with slick performances to contrive quick humour with a hint of malice.

A comedy classic that is beautiful to look at, perfectly formed, shamelessly fpea and completely bonkers. He receives a silver palate to correct his impediment from Dr. Open Preview See a Problem? I do not strongly recommend this read, eaar if you just want to relax and laugh Thinking the letter was intended for his coworker, the gigolo Tournel, Victor sends Tournel off to make the rendezvous in his place.

The confusion persists even after all are reunited again at Victor Emmanuel’s house. Hannah M rated it liked it Sep 21, Return to Book Page. Raymonde Chandebise believes her husband Victor Emmanuel is cheating when she, in fact, is having an affair with Romain Tournel.

Brittany rated it it was amazing Mar 31, Performance start times Preview performances: A young Russian-Jewish immigrant, newly arrived in America through the port of Galveston, pulls his banana cart fdydeau the hamlet of Hamilton.


A Flea in Her Ear (Ives) | Samuel French

Gorky’s characters are still dreaming of a better life, but they are increasingly aware of fkea revolution. Finache decides to go to the hotel in search of his own afternoon rendezvous. Play Description A Count’s valet prepares to marry the Countess’ chambermaid — until it becomes clear the Count wishes to revive an old law that will allow him to take advantage of the bride before the wedding.

A long tradition of clever, behind-the scenes mis-matching affaires, outrages and plain muddle cleverly stitched into smooth side-splitting humour and fun. Refresh and try again. Ashley rated it it was amazing Jun 03, John Mortimer then wrote the screenplay for a 20th Century Fox feature film directed by Jacques Charon who had also directed Mortimer’s translation for the stage. Some want sex and revenge, several want to preserve their honour.

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A Flea in Her Ear

Jan 26, J rated it really liked it. Magdalena fla it liked it Feb 07, This has more to do with me than with him. Once we read it in drama we automatically knew that it was the play to do I will definitely be reading more of Georges Feydeau!