Absurd Person Singular (1972)

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World Premiere: 26 June 1972
Venue: The Library Theatre, Scarborough
London Premiere: 14 July 1973
Venue: Criterion Theatre, London
New York Premiere: 8 October 1974
Venue: Music Box Theatre

Play Number: 12
Published: Samuel French, Vintage Classics
Other Media: Television; Radio

Short Synopsis: Set in three kitchens over three Christmases, the play charts the relentless rise of the socially aspiring Hopcrofts at the expense of two other couples.

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"I mean, this may sound ridiculous, but I've never to this day really known what most women think about anything. Completely closed book to me. I mean, God bless them, what would we do without them? But I've never understood them."