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Christopher Durang Volume I

27 Short Plays

by Christopher Durang

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  • 39 Currently reading

Published by Smith & Kraus .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Drama texts: from c 1900 -,
  • Durang, Christopher - Plays & Criticism,
  • Plays / Drama,
  • Plays,
  • American,
  • Anthologies (multiple authors)

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages419
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8679079M
    ISBN 10188039989X
    ISBN 109781880399897

    Making America, A History of the United States, Volume 1: to (Custom Edition for Southwest Tennessee Community College) Carol Berkin, Christopher Miller, Robert Cherny, James Gormly Published by Cengage Learning (). By Raz Golden, Directing/Engagement Intern. Cast of Miss by Joan Marcus. In an interview with playwright Marsha Norman, Christopher Durang proffers what goes into the construction of a well-made play, “ on the simplest possible level a play is a piece of machinery.


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Durang developed as a playwright during the early s while working under Robert Brustein at the Yale Repertory Theatre. Much of his work during this period brought him little critical attention. However, in his satirical play, A History of the American Film, was read at 5/5(1). Click to read more about Funeral Parlor by Christopher Durang.

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“[A] hilarious and disturbing new comedy about all-American violence” and other whip-smart political satires by the Tony Award-winning playwright (Ben Branley, The New York Times). Christopher Durang, who The New York Observer called “Jonathan Swift’s nicer, younger brother,” became one of America’s most beloved and acclaimed playwrights by marrying gonzo farce with incisive social.

Award-winning playwright Christopher Durang has had plays on and off Broadway. The plays included in this volume are: "Mrs. Sorken," "For Whom the Southern Belle Tolls," "A Stye of the Eye," "Nina in the Morning," "Wanda's Visit," "Business Lunch at the Russian Tea Room," "The Book of Leviticus Show," "Naomi in the Living Room," "Woman Stand-up," "DMV Tyrant," "Funeral Parlor," "Canker Sores Price: $ But going back in time, the Durang family included actors in America, notably someone named John Durang who was an actor/dancer in Philadelphia in the s.

He wrote a book called “The Memoirs of John Durang” which is in many libraries, and is one of the earliest written journals of an American actor. As with other Durang plays, it has enjoyed strong regional support. The Marriage of Bette and Boo, first produced inwas rewritten to open at the Public Theatre in A brilliant and satirical dissection of the modern American family, the play is Durang's most autobiographical work.

Why Torture Is Wrong, and the People Who Love Them: And Other Political Plays - Ebook written by Christopher Durang. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices.

Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Why Torture Is Wrong, and the People Who Love Them: And Other Political Plays. CD of Durang-Melnick Musical Adrift in Macao Now Available. Performance Rights Available Through Samuel French. The musical Adrift in Macao, with book and lyrics by Christopher Durang and music by Peter Melnick, premiered in New York City in at Primary Stages.

And before that, this light-hearted film noir parody musical had a successful run at Philadelphia Theatre Company in the fall. Christopher Durang is the author of the Tony Award nominee A History of the American Film, the Obie award-winning Sister Mary Ignatius Explains It All For You, Beyond Therapy, Baby with the Bathwater, The Marriage of Bette and Boo (Obie Award and Dramastists Guild Hull Warriner Award), Laughing Wild, Betty’s Summer Vacation (Obie Award), and Miss Witherspoon (Pulitzer Prize finalist).

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Christopher Durang, Actor: The Cowboy Way. Christopher Durang was born on January 2, in Montclair, New Jersey, USA. He is an actor and writer, known for The Cowboy Way (), The Secret of My Success () and Trying Times ().

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Christopher Durang, the criminally funny author of Sister Mary Ignatius Explains It All for You, returns to the scene of his prime with two raucous new plays about death, religion, and a creamy Christmas Miss Witherspoon—named one of the Ten Best Plays of by both Time and Newsday—Veronica, a recent suicide whose cantankerous attitude has not improved in the afterlife.

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[Christopher Durang] -- This play focuses on parenthood and early childhood, creating a strange play in which John and Helen, new parents who have no clue about their own lives, try to cope with parenthood and its. Click to read more about John and Mary Doe by Christopher Durang.

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[Christopher Durang] -- A comedy musical about American films in the s to s with a satirical movie scenario. Includes parodies from many Hollywood genres-- a silent tearjerker, slum idyll, gangster epic, courtroom.Christopher Durang is a playwright and actor, whose plays have been produced on and off-Broadway, around the country and abroad.

Among his plays are "Beyond Therapy" and "Sister Mary Ignatius Explains It All For You.".Christopher Durang is one of the most talented playwrights of lude, tasteless, low brow humor that has ever lived.

Whether it be the captain of the Titanic jumping out from behind a couch with a dildo strapped to his head, or a penisless boy being forced to have Gym with the girls, this book truly pushes the limits.