The Pleasure of His Company

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The Pleasure of His Company (1958), is a play written by American playwright and screenwriter Samuel Taylor [1] (1912-2000) and American author and actress Cornelia Otis Skinner [2] (1899-1979).

The original text

Translations and adaptations

A 1961 comedy film with the same name starring Fred Astaire and Debbie Reynolds, directed by George Seaton and released by Paramount Pictures was based on this play.

Performance history in South Africa

Presented by the Brian Brooke Company, Brooke Theatre, 1960.


Wikipedia [3].

Theatre programme (Brian Brooke Company production) held by NELM: [Collection: Theatre programmes]: 2009. 80. 94.

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