Private Lives

(1949 play)

A divorced couple while honeymooning with their new spouses discover that they are staying at the same hotel

The action of the play concerns a divorced couple, Elyot and Amanda, who meet on their respective honeymoons with second spouses. They realise that they are still in love with each other and should never have divorced; they abandon their new spouses and run off together, though they are soon caught up in the same violent arguments that originally plagued their stormy marriage.

Cast (5)

Josephine Stuart
Sybil Chase
Peter Graves
Elyot Chase
Jack Allen
Victor Prynne
Margaret Lockwood promotional headshot for Jassy, c. 1947, autographed ‘Sincerely’ by the actress
Amanda Prynne
Pamela Stirling
Louise
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Pictures (3)

Poster for Private Lives (1949) (1)
Private Lives (1949) poster (1)
Programme from Private Lives (1949) at the Bristol Hippodrome (2)
Private Lives (1949) programme | Bristol Hippodrome (2)
Programme from Private Lives (1949) at the Bristol Hippodrome (1)
Private Lives (1949) programme | Bristol Hippodrome (1)

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