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William Thacker



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William Thacker's plays including theatres, agent, synopses, cast sizes, production and published dates

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        Viva! Viva!

Viva! Viva!

Clizia an orphan lives with a well to do family. Both the father and son are in love with her. The father plans to marry her to one of his servants so that he can demand the right as master to her bed. The mother will not allow her son to marry Clizia because her family background is unknown. The wedding night - the mother substitutes a male servant for Clizia to humiliate her husband when he goes to her bedroom. Clizia's father turns up - she is of noble birth -so the son can marry her

Music and lyrics by Trevor T Smith; William Thacker; book by Ian Lindsay

1st Produced:
Arts Theatre, London     1967


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Gay musical of interest

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