Born Yesterday is a play written by Garson Kanin which premiered on Broadway in 1946, starring Judy Holliday as Billie Dawn. The play was adapted into a successful 1950 film of the same name.
Directed for MCP by Ray Fletcher.
Plot Summary: An uncouth, corrupt, rich, junk dealer, Harry Brock, brings his showgirl mistress Billie Dawn with him to Washington DC. When Billie's ignorance becomes a liability to Brock's business dealings, he hires a journalist, Paul Verrall, to educate his girlfriend. In the process of learning, Billie Dawn realizes how corrupt Harry is and begins interfering with his plans to bribe a Senator into passing legislation that would allow Brock's business to make more money.
Cumston Hall Theater (View)
796 Main St.
Monmouth, ME 04259
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