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Entertaining Mr. Sloane

Orton, Joe.

Entertaining Mr. Sloane

by Orton, Joe.

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Published by Eyre Methuen in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

A play.

Statementwith a new introduction by John Lahr.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR6065.R7 E5 1973
The Physical Object
Pagination97 p.
Number of Pages97
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5475353M
ISBN 100413298906, 0413299007
LC Control Number73178686

Entertaining Mr. Sloane begins with a dowdy, forty-ish woman named Kath showing her middle-class home to a prospective lodger, a street-wise and coarse twenty-year-old boy named Sloane whom she had met that afternoon in the public library. Kath almost immediately hints to Sloane that she is willing to have sex with him and reveals that she once. Read "Entertaining Mr Sloane" by Joe Orton available from Rakuten Kobo. Entertaining Mr Sloane was first staged in Despite its success in performance, and being hailed by Sir Terence Rat 5/5.

Entertaining Mr. Sloane by Joe Orton tells the story of a teen boy who takes up lodgings with the sex starved Kath and her elderly father after a chance meeting at the library. Kath’s live-in father, hard of hearing and slowing in memory, recognises Sloane from .   Entertaining Mr Sloane is a hilarious and deliciously black comedy, based on Joe Orton's sharp, witty and controversial play of the same name. Kath (Beryl Reid) is .

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Entertaining Mr Sloane was first staged in Despite its success in performance, and being hailed by Sir Terence Rattigan as 'the best first play' he'd seen in 'thirty odd years', it was not until the London production of Loot in - less than a year before Joe Orton's untimely death - that theatre audiences and critics began to more fully appreciate the originality/5.

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When it first appeared in the Swinging Sixties, Orton's satire on social and sexual hypocrisy both scandalized and delighted Cited by: 3. Entertaining Mr. Sloane was Joe Orton's first full-length play and it initiated a meteoric, three-year career that established him as one of the most significant writers of stage farce m the twentieth century This exalted stature is now supported largely by two additional full-length plays-Loot (), and What the Butler Saw (produced posthumously in )-and to a lesser extent by four one.

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Published fifty years after the premiere of Entertaining Mr Sloane inand with a new introduction, this anniversary edition offers an opportunity to reappraise Joe Orton's reputation, and the status of his first major play, from a twenty-first century perspective.

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Sloane, a handsome, sexy and completely amoral young man, joins Kath's household as a lodger and proceeds to manipulate her and her brother, Ed. He is recognized by Kemp (Dadda) as the murderer of Kemp's former employer, whereupon Sloane murders Kemp.

Sloane's "just desserts" are not what /10(). "Entertaining Mr Sloane was first staged in Despite its success in performance, and being hailed by Sir Terence Rattigan as 'the best first play' he'd seen in 'thirty odd years', it was not until the London production of Loot in - less than a year before Joe Orton's untimely death - that theatre audiences and critics began to more fully appreciate the originality of Orton's elegant.

About Entertaining Mr Sloane. Published fifty years after the premiere of Entertaining Mr Sloane inand with a new introduction, this anniversary edition offers an opportunity to reappraise Joe Orton's reputation, and the status of his first major play, from a twenty-first century perspective.

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Entertaining Mr Sloane was first staged in Despite its success in performance, and being hailed by Sir Terence Rattigan as 'the best first play' he'd seen in 'thirty odd years', it was not until the London production of Loot in - less than a year before Joe Orton's untimely death - that theatre audiences and critics began to more fully appreciate the originality of Orton's elegant.

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Editions for Entertaining Mr. Sloane: (Paperback published in ), (Kindle Edition published in ), (Paperback published in. Entertaining Mr Sloane is a British black comedy film directed by Douglas screenplay by Clive Exton is based on the play of the same title by Joe was the second adaptation of the play, the first having been developed for British television and broadcast by ITV on 15 July Music by: Georgie Fame.An attractive young charmer by the name of Mr.

Sloane weasels his way into the lives of a middle-aged brother and sister, while trying to disguise the truth about his unpleasant past. This black 5/5(3). Entertaining Mr Sloane 4 / 5 stars 4 out of 5 stars. Trafalgar Studios, London Michael Billington.

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