Set in Richmond, Virginia on an evening in October 1864, tells the story of a Union spy working to seize control of the telegraph office by posing as the wounded Confederate Captain Thorne. The spy's false orders raise the suspicions of a southern agent, who uses a local girl in love with Thorne to set a trap. Written by
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This was a videotaped performance of a Phoenix Theatre Company production which played at the Playhouse Theatre in New York in 1976. The play started in previews on March 30, 1976 and, after 15 performances, opened April 12 of that year and played for 13 performances, closing May 2. It was performed in tandem with "Boy Meets Girl." See more
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