Aphra Does Antwerp

Aphra Does Antwerp by Liz Duffy Adams

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Restoration comedy in verse
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12 - 15 minutes
2 f, 1 m
Content Notes: Mild adult language
Set: Very simple unit set.

Antwerp, 1660. Aphra Behn -- Englishwoman, poet, spy, and soon to become the first professional female playwright -- is flat broke and waiting to meet her contact and ex-lover, the double agent William Scot. She must use all her wiles and wit -- and a dalliance with the landlord's daughter -- to pay off her inn bill and get safely back to London. A brief Restoration-style comedy in rhyming couplets.

Pricing Information

Min. Performance Fee* $40
NOTE: This play is part of an anthology called Great Short Plays: Volume 5.
Standard Edition $11.99
Standard Manager Edition $24.99

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Play Details

Antwerp, 1660. Aphra Behn -- Englishwoman, poet, spy, and soon to become the first professional female playwright -- is flat broke and waiting to meet her contact and ex-lover, the double agent William Scot. She must use all her wiles and wit -- and a dalliance with the landlord's daughter -- to pay off her inn bill and get safely back to London. A brief Restoration-style comedy in rhyming couplets.

  • Restoration comedy in verse
  • |
  • 12 - 15 minutes
  • 2 f, 1 m
  • Content Notes: Mild adult language
  • Set: Very simple unit set.

Production History

APR 01, 2001 - APR 30, 2001
The Women's Project and Productions Tandem Acts Festival
New York, NY United States
The Women's Project and Productions Tandem Acts Festival New York, NY United States
No upcoming productions.
APR 01, 2001 - APR 30, 2001
The Women's Project and Productions Tandem Acts Festival
New York, NY United States
The Women's Project and Productions Tandem Acts Festival New York, NY United States