bedroom farce

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  • Info A bedroom farce or sex farce is a type of light comedy, centered on the sexual pairings and recombinations of characters as they move through improbable plots and slamming doors. more...
  • This play, which shows his proficiency with the form, is comparable to a modern bedroom farce.
  • She has appeared in numerous plays with them, including Home, Bedroom Farce and Lost in Yonkers.
  • The wife of the Master of the college becomes locked within its walls for the night, supplying the material for a classical bedroom farce.
  • Bedroom Farce is a comedy that contains a melee of events involving certain philandering characters, all occurring within similar moments of one another.
  • BAXTER (embarrassed at the thought that this sort of thing really only happens in a bedroom farce). Cited from First Plays, by A. A. Milne
  • Other genres with which screwball comedy is associated include slapstick, situation comedy, romantic comedy and bedroom farce.
  • Other bedroom farce comedy sequences of the period featured increasing levels of male and female semi-nudity, and some other instances of full frontal female nudity.
  • Haworth's other theatre roles included the plays Bedroom Farce and Butterflies Are Free.
  • We had to kill a couple of hours between times so we took in the last half of the latest bedroom farce and I think that got a rise or two out of Bonnie. Cited from Torchy and Vee, by Sewell Ford
  • Also on the credit side is a bedroom farce of epic proportions from Matthau and May.
  • For example, in Bedroom Farce (1975), he admitted to being, in some respects, all four of the men in the play.
  • Alan Ayckbourn's play, entitled Bedroom Farce, looks at the lives of three couples seen in their own bedrooms, the stage being split into three sets for this purpose.
  • Like the setting used in Bedroom Farce and Private Fears in Public Places, scene changes are controlled by switching the lighting from one area of the stage to the other.
  • The "when a man's married" series in the comic supplements, certain comic films in the moving picture shows, the form of drama popularly called "bedroom farce" are examples of these destructive forces. Cited from Broken Homes, by Joanna C. Colcord
  • In the programme notes for the play, he cited The Revengers' Comedies, Bedroom Farce, How the Other Half Loves and his children's plays as examples.
  • The Viennese playwright Arthur Schnitzler took bedroom farce to its highest dramatic level in his La Ronde, which in ten bedroom scenes connect the highest and lowest of Vienna.
  • A bedroom farce set in San Luis Obispo's famous Madonna Inn, in which a movie producer cheats on his wife unaware that she, too, is there with a clandestine lover of her own.
  • Jessie Jamieson (Halperin) is out to get Paul Revere (Velie) and will not let the usual bedroom farce complications distract her from winning her man.
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