Hollywood Holiday

Hollywood Holiday is a comedy play by the British writers John Van Druten and Benn Levy. It is a satire on Hollywood scriptwriting, and sees a female playwright's script turned into half a dozen unrecognisable screenplays.

Hollywood Holiday
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Written byJohn Van Druten
Date premiered15 October 1931
Place premieredNew Theatre
Original languageEnglish

It ran at the New Theatre for twenty performances between 15 October and 31 October 1931. The original cast included Kay Hammond, Melville Cooper, Dennis Wyndham and Jean Cadell.[1]


  1. ^ Wearing p.156


  • Wearing, J.P. The London Stage 1930-1939: A Calendar of Productions, Performers, and Personnel. Rowman & Littlefield, 2014.