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Michael Voysey

MICHAEL VOYSEY  (1920 - 1987)

Nationality:    English
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Michael Voysey (1920 in Grimsby- 1987 in Colchester) was a playwright and writer for TV programmes.

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below is a list of Michael Voysey's plays - click on a Play Title for more information

Amorous Goldfish, The         By George!         Marguerite         My Astonishing Self



Amorous Goldfish, The

Synopsis:
Edwin and Cornelia - newly weds - take over the running of a farm in Essex. They seem to be an ideal couple. Villagers are surprised when they are told that Cornelia has gone on an extended tour of Europe. There are further surprises too when Betsy turns up at the farm and takes over from Cornelia. Edwin explains that Betsy is his real wife and that Cornelia pretended to be his wife so that he could get the job running the farm. But Edwin is discovered trying to sell Cornelia's jewels and Edwin has planned a little trip for Betsy to Worthing

Notes:
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1st Produced:
Leas Pavilion, Folkestone    21 Sep 1959

Organisations:
Arthur brough players

1st Published:
Samuel French, London, 1960   -

Music:
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Genre:
Play/Drama

Parts:
Male:  4            Female:  5            Other:  -

Further Reference:
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By George!

Synopsis:
The life and works of George Bernard Shaw

Notes:
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Music:
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Genre:
Monologue play

Parts:
Male:  1            Female:  -            Other:  -

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Marguerite

Synopsis:
An old man will not believe that his son drowned at sea and is determined not to die until his son returns. Marguerite his daughter in law tired of nursing him seeks consolation with the young doctor. A stranger arrives at the house asking for food. The old man believing it is his son dies.

Notes:
Original Playwright - Armand Salacrou

1st Produced:
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Organisations:
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1st Published:
Samuel French, London, 1967   -

Music:
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Genre:
Adaptation One act

Parts:
Male:  3            Female:  1            Other:  -

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My Astonishing Self

Synopsis:
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Notes:
from the works of George Bernard Shaw

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1st Published:
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Music:
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Genre:
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