Play directory : Thark

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  • Author
    Ben Travers
  • Written
    1927
  • Setting
    Shifting between London's Mayfair and the Norfolk estate
  • Overview
    Sir Hector Benbow invites a party to his English country estate, Thark, but the house is haunted.

    Farce and terror result. Shifting between London's Mayfair and the Norfolk estate, characters scramble to avoid any whiff of scandal with hilarious results.

    Sparkling, witty and very sophisticated, "Thark" is one of the great English farces.