The Chinese Prime Minister: A Comedy in Three Acts, another play by EB
, premiered at the Royal Alexandra Theatre
in Toronto, Canada, with Margaret Leighton
playing the lead role of an ageing actress.
Sebba, Anne. Enid Bagnold: The Authorized Biography. Weidenfeld and Nicolson.
Friedman, Lenemaja. Enid Bagnold. Twayne.
While the play was in development, EB
quarrelled with the director over changes to the script and his interpretation of various scenes, and made several suggestions of her own to Margaret Leighton
on how to...
Some of MB
's scriptwriting left almost no trace on the subsequent record of works produced communally. For instance, The Astonished Heart, released in 1950, is listed as a British film starring Noël Coward