French Without Tears
Paperback, 118 pages ISBN: 9781854592125Publication Date:
27 Jul 1995
Size: 197mm x 129mm£9.99 £7.99You save £2.00 (20%)
First Staged:
Criterion Theatre, London, 1936

French Without Tears

By Terence Rattigan

Paperback £9.99£7.99

A masterpiece of light comedy from Terence Rattigan, about a group of bright young things attempting to learn French on the Riviera amid myriad distractions.

French Without Tears is the play that first made Rattigan's name, and ran for over a thousand performances in the 1930s.

This edition includes an authoritative introduction, biographical sketch and chronology.

Extra content: visit the official Rattigan website here.

Also available: an alternative edition of French Without Tears, published alongside the 2015 revival at the Orange Tree Theatre, Richmond.

Press Quotes

'Few dramatists of this century have written with more understanding of the human heart than Terence Rattigan'

Guardian
Paperback, 118 pages ISBN: 9781854592125Publication Date:
27 Jul 1995
Size: 197mm x 129mm£9.99 £7.99You save £2.00 (20%)

Also by Terence Rattigan:

Flare Path
First Episode
Who is Sylvia?
Cause Célèbre
The Deep Blue Sea
Who is Sylvia? and Duologue
Ross
The Browning Version
Harlequinade & All On Her Own
Rattigan's Nijinsky
Love in Idleness/Less Than Kind
Separate Tables
All On Her Own
The Winslow Boy
After the Dance
French Without Tears
Harlequinade
Duologue
In Praise of Love

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