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A Spot in the Sun

A Play in One Act by T.C. Murray

OVERVIEW

  • Playwright

    T.C. Murray 

  • Setting

    The sitting-room of the Harmans in the early forenoon of a day at the end of June.

  • Synopsis

    Denis Harmon makes the fatal error of indulging his wife's vanity. Rose Harmon has had her novel rejected by every publisher she's approached, so Denis decides to borrow some money from the bank he works in in order to finance her efforts to publish the book herself. Rose's stubborn determination to follow her dreams inevitably leads to disaster.

  • Play Type

    Plays General

  • Number Of Acts

    One Act

  • Cast Size Male

    3

  • Cast Size Female

    3

ORIGINAL PRODUCTION

Original Cast  
Denis Harman Cyril Cusack
Annie Ann Clery
First Man Fred Johnson
Mrs. Harman Christine Hayden
Rose Harman Shelah Richards
Second Man Malachi Keegan
Production Team  
Set Designer Tanya Moiseiwitsch
Produced by Hugh Hunt

UNPUBLISHED SCRIPTS

  • Contact

    National Library of Ireland (Manuscripts Department)

  • Address

    Kildare Street
    Dublin 2
    Republic of Ireland

  • Phone

    +353 1 6030200

  • Email

    info@nli.ie

  • Website

    www.nli.ie

RIGHTS INFORMATION

  • Territory

    All Territories

  • Rights Type

    All Rights

  • Contact

    Colin Smythe Ltd.,

  • Address

    P. O. Box 6, Gerrards Cross
    Buckinghamshire
    SL9 8XA
    England

  • Phone

    +44 (0) 1753 886000

  • Email

    cs@colinsmythe.co.uk

SOURCE OF INFORMATION

The information for this entry was taken from the original production programme and from press cuttings.