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'A Man of Quality' by Richard Morris - additional information.

'A Man of Quality' by Richard Morris
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Period and Geography
Locations: England and Antigua. Time Period: 18th Century
Settings and Set Complexity
Number of Sets: 0
Setting: Living Room, Bedroom, Ship, Courtroom, A Room and 'Other Location'
Set Requirements: No Set
The script includes characters in the following age range(s):
Unspecified ages
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Swearing rate: 2 rude words per thousand
We have identified the following types of language in the text:
Offensive names for body parts
Mild swearwords
Potential blasphemy
Sexual slurs
Racist language
In addition to the text, the "Producer's Copy" of the Script includes the following:
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A synopsis of the plot
One act play, exploring slavery and its abolition in the West Indies. Multiple settings, but suitable for minimal staging, with location changes indicated mainly by lighting.
A historical drama based on the experiences of Janet Shaw and her father, the English Abolitionist James Shaw. Janet travels to Antigua to see for herself the treatment of slaves on the sugar plantations. She is impressed by the intelligent and gentle Robert, a house slave of her hosts.


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