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Goodnight Girls Inc. (Mademoiselle Bonsoir)



Original Language: French | 405 pp. | October 2009

2 Seas Represents: World Translation Rights.


Goodnight Girls Inc. (Mademoiselle Bonsoir) followed by The Queen of the Bitches (La reine des garces)

Discover these two musicals by the author of the classic novel L’ECUME DES JOURS, that had never had been played or published before their publication with LE LIVRE DE POCHE in 2009, for the 50th anniversary of the author’s death!

Goodnight Girls Inc. is a comedy-ballet written in 1955. Life goes slowly in the editorial offices of a personal ads magazine. One of the employees has a brilliant idea : auditioning a girl who will be able to help single people fall asleep… The girl is found and charms the editor-in-chief as well as everyone which comes near her, including an insomniac serial killer… Ballets, choirs, choreographies of tramps, dance of robots… Boris Vian wrote two hours of a intense and dazzling musical worthy of Broadway!

In the second musical, Queen of the Bitches, the famous Overlord Mauser lives like a star until his daughter’s wedding, who, for a very funny reason, decides to take revenge on her father by becoming… Read the play and you’ll find out!