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King of Scotland and The Tobacco Merchant's Lawyer

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King of Scotland is an award-winning, dark comedy and a free adaptation of Gogol's A Diary of a Madman.

Long term unemployed Tommy McMillan joins a government funded retraining scheme 'Up The Ladder'. Cited as a shining example of the government's employment policies and chosen for a media profile, Tommy is taken on by The Department of Upward Mobility. The department gets
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Paperback, 96 pages
Published March 13th 2012 by Bloomsbury Methuen Drama (first published May 7th 2011)
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His Mobil prize-winning play, A Wholly Healthy Glasgow (1988), and his John Whiting award-winning play, American Bagpipes (1989), both premiered at the Royal Exchange Theatre in Manchester, and were later seen at The Royal Court in London. His short plays, The Sex Comedies (2003), have been produced many times in London, Scotland, Germany and Austria.

An Experienced Woman Gives Advice (1995) also p
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