Separate Tables

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Paperback, 160 pages ISBN: 9781854594242Publication Date:
26 Nov 1999
Size: 198mm x 128mm£9.99 £7.99You save £2.00 (20%)
EPUB, 160 pages ISBN: 9781780013596Publication Date:
9 Oct 2014
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First Staged:
St James Theatre, London, 1954

Separate Tables

By Terence Rattigan

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Two linked one-act plays set in a run-down residential hotel in Bournemouth.

In the first of the plays, a lonely divorcee tracks down her former husband in order to resume a kind of half-life with him. In the other, a repressed young spinster offers brave moral support to a fake major accused of importuning women in a local cinema.

Terence Rattigan's play Separate Tables was first produced at the St. James's Theatre, London, in September 1954.

In an alternative version, only recently discovered among Rattigan's papers, the major's offence was revealed to be homosexual; these 'alternative' scenes are published here for the first time.

This edition, edited and introduced by Dan Rebellato, includes a biographical sketch and chronology.

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

Visit the official Rattigan website here.

Cast: 9f 2m

Performing rights not held by Nick Hern Books

Paperback, 160 pages ISBN: 9781854594242Publication Date:
26 Nov 1999
Size: 198mm x 128mm£9.99 £7.99You save £2.00 (20%)
EPUB, 160 pages ISBN: 9781780013596Publication Date:
9 Oct 2014
£9.99 £7.99You save £2.00 (20%)

Also by Terence Rattigan:

The Deep Blue Sea
Who is Sylvia?
Who is Sylvia? and Duologue
Harlequinade & All On Her Own
The Browning Version
French Without Tears
French Without Tears (2015 edition)
Cause Célèbre
The Winslow Boy
First Episode
Flare Path
Love in Idleness/Less Than Kind
After the Dance
The Deep Blue Sea (film tie-in edition)
Harlequinade
All On Her Own
Duologue
Rattigan's Nijinsky
Ross
In Praise of Love
The Deep Blue Sea (2016 edition)

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