The Square Cat (1959)

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World Premiere: 30 July 1959
Venue: Library Theatre, Scarborough
London Premiere: N/A
Venue: N/A

Play Number: 1
Published: No
Other Media: No

Short Synopsis: A house-wife arranges an illicit rendezvous at a country house with the rock 'n' roll star Jerry Wattis, who is not all he appears to be. Mayhem ensures when her husband, son and daughter also turn up.

Note: Written under the pseudonym of Roland Allen. The Square Cat has been withdrawn for production and has never been published.

Production Availability
Amateur: Not available for production
Professional: Not available for production

The Square Cat Quote
"Twenty years. I've wasted twenty years of my life on a man like you."

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