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Rocket by Arthur Wing Pinero is a captivating and thought-provoking play that delves into the complexities of social class, ambition, and the pursuit of success. Set in Victorian England, the story follows a young man named Wilfred Denver who is determined to rise above his humble origins and make a name for himself in society.

Pinero skillfully weaves together themes of love, betrayal, and morality in a fast-paced and engaging narrative. The characters are well-developed and the dialogue is sharp and witty, making for a compelling read.

Overall, Rocket is a riveting exploration of the lengths people will go to in order to achieve their goals, and the consequences of their actions. I highly recommend this play to anyone looking for a thought-provoking and entertaining read.

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Gentlemen out away from London, looking for wives. "I'm going to settle down, hearthrug and slippers and all that sort of thing." "So a lot of us have made up our minds to marry and retire from public life, and as I couldn't find any suitable partie in London - ." Add lost relatives, over protective fathers, a rich widow or two, and you have all the ingredients for a first rate farce. - Summary by ToddHW Cast list: Lord Leadenhall: Adrian Stephens The Chevalier Walkinshaw: Rob Marland John Mable: ToddHW Joslyn Hammersmith: Tomas Peter Clement : alanmapstone Bingle : Adam Bielka Chatwood : Son of the Exiles Lady Hammersmith: TJ Burns Rosaline Fabriquette: Sonia Florence: Jenn Broda Georgette: Availle Stage Directions: MichaelMaggs Editing: ToddHW

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