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Catron, Louis E., “Touch the Bluebird’s Song,”

a drama in English, set in _____, _____,

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; • © 1971, in Louis E. Catron’s Touch the Bluebird’s Song (New York: Samuel French, Inc., 1971), SF 1087 (can pair with “At a Beetle’s Pace,” a drama, 1m1f; or “Where Have All the Lightning Bugs Gone?” a drama, 1m1f) • script/rights available from Samuel French, Inc., 25 West 45th Street, New York, New York 10010-2751, U.S.A., telephone 212-206-8990, fax 212-206-1429; or 7623 Sunset Boulevard, Hollywood, California 90046-2795, U.S.A., telephone 213-876-0570, fax 213-876-6822; or 80 Richmond Street East, Toronto, Ontario M5C 1P1, Canada, telephone 416-363-3536, fax 416-363-1108; or Samuel French, Ltd., 52 Fitzroy Street, London W1P 6JR, England, SF 1087; • script available from Hansen Drama Shop, 718 East 39th South, Salt Lake City, Utah 84107-2106, U.S.A., telephone (801) 268-8753, fax (801) 265-3829. • Contact Louis E. Catron at e-mail lecatron@widomaker.com. Catron confirmed citation via e-mail, February 6, 1998.

§ Dramatis Personae Sailor (m), __, her fellow; _____ (f), __, his girl.

§ Synopsis “Young Navy man on leave, visiting his girl on college campus, comes to realize they’ve become different people, and wonders if they can recapture their love.”—Play Index 1968-1972: An Index to 3,848 Plays, edited by Estelle A. Fidell (New York: The H. W. Wilson Company, 1973), p. 45.

§ Comment Research could include Louis E. Catron’s The Director’s Vision: Play Direction from Analysis to Production (Mountain View, California: Mayfield Publishing Company, c1989), ISBN 0874847605. • Also, research could include Louis E. Catron’s Overcoming Directorial Mental Blocks About Blocking (New York: Samuel French, c1991), LCCN 92-161990. • Also, research could include Louis E. Catron’s The Elements of Playwriting (New York: Macmillan, c1993), ISBN 0025229915. Also, research could include Louis E. Catron’s The Elements of Playwriting, 1st Collier Books edition (New York: Collier Books; Toronto: Maxwell Macmillan Canada; New York: Maxwell Macmillan International, 1994), originally published in New York by Macmillan, 1993, ISBN 0020692919.

§ Themes campus, college, faithfulness, leave, love, personality change, recapture, reunion, separation, United States Navy, visit.



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