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Fumed Oak

Fumed Oak

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Overview


Synopsis

Fumed Oak is a short play in two scenes by Noël Coward, one of ten that make up Tonight at 8:30, a cycle written to be performed across three evenings. This play is a 2-scene comedy. A middle-aged salesman walks out his family, which consists of his wife, daughter and mother-in-law. First, however, he tells them off. At the end of the play, when he walks out he is extremely happy and states, "Good-bye one and all! Nice to have known you."


Characters

Male

Lead

Spoken

Female

Lead

Spoken

Female

Lead

Spoken



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Book:
Category
Play
Number of Acts:
1 Act
First Produced:
1935
Genres
Comedy
Cast Size
small
Casting Notes:
Mostly female cast
Includes adult, mature adult, child, early teen characters

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