King Of Scotland Is An Award Winning, Dark Comedy And A Free Adaptation Of Gogol S A Diary Of A Madman Long Term Unemployed Tommy McMillan Joins A Government Funded Retraining Scheme Up The Ladder Cited As A Shining Example Of The Government S Employment Policies And Chosen For A Media Profile, Tommy Is Taken On By The Department Of Upward Mobility The Department Gets Than They Bargained For, However, When They Discover Just How Far Up The Ladder Tommy Is Expecting To Go.Featuring Trouserless Bankers, Talking Dogs, Flying Taxis And A Razor Sharp Parody Of The Workings Of Politics, King Of Scotland Is An Outrageous Fringe First Winning Monologue.This Volume Also Contains The Biting Satire The Tobacco Merchant S Lawyer Set In 1780, Glasgow Is Booming, But The American War Is Looming, And The City S Wealth Is Dependent On The Import And Export Of American Tobacco Cantankerous And Impoverished, Enoch Dalmellington Is Harried By Problems How To Marry Off His Dreich Pious Humourless Daughter Euphemia, Being Able To Afford His Pew At The Tron Kirk, And What To Do About Mistress Zapata S Scurrilous Predictions About Glasgow In The Twenty First Century.
His Mobil prize winning play, A Wholly Healthy Glasgow 1988 , and his John Whiting award winning play, American Bagpipes 1989 , both premiered at the Royal Exchange Theatre in Manchester, and were later seen at The Royal Court in London His short plays, The Sex Comedies 2003 , have been produced many times in London, Scotland, Germany and Austria.An Experienced Woman Gives Advice 1995 also p
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