George Black’s ‘The Lisbon Story’

  • Opening Night: 26 February 1945
  • Performance: 03 March 1945

Act I

  • Scene 1 – …A Studio in Paris, July, 1937
  • Scene 2 – Gabrielle Girard’s Villa overlooking a Street in Lisbon, 1942
  • Scene 3 – On the Way to the Quayside at Valero. The next evening
  • Scene 4 – The Quayside. Late that evening

Interval

Act II

  • Scene 1 – A Station Caf? on the Franco-Spanish Frontier. One week later
  • Scene 2 – The Stage of the Mogador Theatre, Paris. Some weeks later
  • Scene 3 – The Office of the Prefect of Police. The next morning
  • Scene 4 – Gabrielle’s Studio. A fortnight later
  • Scene 5 – Backstage of the Mogador Theatre. The next night
  • Scene 6 – The Mogador Theatre – during the performance. Later the same night

The action of the play takes place during the Summer months of 1942

  • Performance Times: Nightly at 18:00 with matinees on Wednesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays at 14:00