Unsettling and deeply compassionate, The Great God Pan tells the intimate tale of what is lost and won when a hidden truth is suddenly revealed. Amy herzog's plays include 4000 Miles Pulitzer Prize finalist, After the Revolution and Belleville. Ms. Ms. It is provocative and subtle, carefully revelatory, slowly, thought-provoking, sweetly moving, funny and insightful.
New york observer"An intelligent, delicately articulate writer. Village voice"a moving and unsettling look at the nature of identity and the vagaries of memory. Herzog writes with keen sensitivity to the complex weave of feelings embedded in all human relationships, with particular attention to the way we tiptoe around areas of radioactive emotion.
The Great God Pan #ad - New york times"whatever the ideal contemporary American drama is, it has to look a lot like The Great God Pan. The great god pan is a haunting, deeply affecting play about the interaction of identity, psychology and pathology. Herzog is the recipient of numerous awards, including the Whiting Writers' Award, an Obie Award and the Helen Merrill Award for Aspiring Playwrights.
Mary Jane TCG EditionTheatre Communications Group #ad - Herzog’s many fine plays. Jesse green, mary jane is a single mother and indefatigable force when it comes to caring for her young, and various medical equipment, feeding tubes, New York Times Armed with medicines, sick child. The most profound and harrowing of Ms. A moving play about the stalwart endurance of a devoted mother, Mary Jane demonstrates the prevailing strength of the human will when fueled by unconditional love.
BellevilleSamuel French, Inc. #ad - But when abby finds zack at home one afternoon when he's supposed to be at work, the questions and answers that follow shake the foundation of their seemingly beautiful life. Winner! 2012 new york times outstanding playwright award finalist! 2013 susan smith blackburn prize nominee! 2013 Drama Desk Award, Outstanding Play Young Americans Zack and Abby have the perfect ex-pat life in Paris: a funky bohemian apartment in up-and-coming Belleville; a stable marriage; and Zack's noble mission to fight pediatric AIDS.
The Antipodes TCG EditionTheatre Communications Group #ad - The Antipodes TCG Edition #ad - Part satire, part sacred rite, The Antipodes asks what value stories have for a world in crisis. Their purpose is never clear: are they brainstorming ideas for a tv show? a film? A mythology? This is a world where ghostly fables co-exist with mundane discussions of snacks and sexual exploits, where the vague instruction to tell stories about “something monstrous” though “it might not be a literal monster” becomes maddeningly impossible.
. A paradoxical, puzzling, compellingly hypnotic work. Village voicein annie baker’s The Antipodes, cataloging, a group of people sit around a table telling, and theorizing stories.
Lobby Hero - Acting EditionDramatists Play Service, Inc. #ad - Lobby hero, tells the story of jeff, nominated for the Outer Critics Circle Award for Outstanding Off-Broadway Play, a luckless young security guard trying to get his life together after being thrown out of the navy. One powerful tale" New York Daily News. But the lobby proves to be no sanctuary from the world, a tightly wound young man called upon to bear witness against his troubled brother, as Jeff is drawn into a local murder investigation involving his supervisor, and an overzealous rookie policewoman who is in over her head with her unscrupulous hero-cop partner.
Lobby Hero - Acting Edition #ad - . A drama that derives its strength from Lonergan's keen ear for dialogue. Now he returns to the stage with Lobby Hero, which has been praised as "smart, funny. With his acclaimed plays this is our youth and the waverly gallery and his Oscar-nominated film You Can Count on Me, Kenneth Lonergan has been called "the new golden boy of stage and screen" by The New York Times.
As ben brantley of the new york times wrote, "motives come in every shade but black and white" in Lobby Hero, creating a "combustible brew of impulses. Used book in Good Condition.
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Indecent TCG EditionTheatre Communications Group #ad - Performing at first in yiddish and german, the play’s subject matter wasn’t deemed contentious until it was produced in English, when the American audiences were scandalized by the onstage depiction of an amorous affair between two women. Her other plays include don juan comes home from Iraq, A Civil War Christmas, and The Baltimore Waltz, The Long Christmas Ride Home, among others.
. Illuminating and heartbreaking. Paula vogel’s newest work traces the trajectory of the show’s success through its tour in Europe to its abrupt and explosive demise on Broadway in 1923—including the arrest of the entire production’s cast and crew. Paula vogel is the pulitzer Prize–winning author of How I Learned to Drive.
Indecent TCG Edition #ad - Vogel’s play thrums with music, and it’s shrewd about the ways in which America isn’t free, and fear, desire, and about how art does and doesn’t transcend the perilous winds of history. New yorker“superbly realized…indecent, sheds an eye-opening light on a little-known time when theatrical history, Jewish culture, and the frank depiction of homosexuality intersected, the powerful play by Paula Vogel, with explosive results.
New york Times“Gorgeous. She has also had a distinguished career as a teacher and mentor to younger playwrights, first at Brown University and then at the Yale School of Drama. Used book in Good Condition. Revelatory…As intimate and immediate as a whispered secret.
Sweat TCG EditionTheatre Communications Group #ad - Sweat has fraternity at its heart, but also the violence, and the suspicion that can result from class aspirations. Hilton als, new yorker Lynn Nottage has written one of her most exquisitely devastating tragedies to date. Based on nottage’s extensive research and interviews with residents of Reading, Sweat is a topical reflection of the present and poignant outcome of America’s economic decline.
Lynn nottage is the recipient of two Pulitzer Prize Awards for Drama for Sweat and Ruined. Winner of the 2017 pulitzer prize for dramaNominee for 3 Tony Awards including Best Play “Lynn Nottage’s best work. She is the first woman playwright to be honored twice. In one of the poorest cities in america, a group of down-and-out factory workers struggle to keep their present lives in balance, Reading, Pennsylvania, ignorant of the financial devastation looming in their near future.
Sweat TCG Edition #ad - Used book in Good Condition. Her other plays include intimate apparel; by the way, Meet Vera Stark; Fabulation, or the Re-Education of Undine; Crumbs from the Table of Joy; and Las Meninas. Theatre Communications Group. Used book in Good Condition. She offers a powerful critique of the American attitude toward class, and how it affects the decisions we make.
Cost of Living TCG EditionTheatre Communications Group #ad - Immensely haunting… the first of many great things about Martyna Majok’s Cost of Living… is the way it slams the door on uplifting stereotypes… Ms. John, hires jess, a first-generation recent graduate who has fallen on desperate times, a brilliant PhD student with cerebral palsy, as his new aide.
Cost of Living TCG Edition #ad - Theatre Communications Group. Majok has engineered her plot to lead naturally to moments of intense and complicated pungency… If you don’t find yourself in someone in Cost of Living, you’re not looking. Jesse green, cost of living deftly challenges the typical perceptions of those living with disabilities and delves deep into the ways class, New York Times Winner of the 2018 Pulitzer Prize for Drama, race, nationality, and wealth can create gulfs between people, even as they long for the ability to connect.
Eddie, and his estranged ex-wife, Ani, an unemployed truck driver, find themselves unexpectedly reunited after a terrible accident leaves her quadriplegic. Used book in Good Condition. Used book in Good Condition.
The Flick TCG EditionTheatre Communications Group #ad - Her work has been produced at more than a hundred theaters in the U. S. Theatre Communications Group. A critical hit when it premiered off-broadway, was awarded the coveted 2013 Susan Smith Blackburn Prize, this comedy, by one of the country’s most produced and highly regarded young playwrights, an Obie Award for Playwriting and the 2014 Pulitzer Prize for Drama.
Annie baker’s works include the aliens obie award, circle mirror Transformation Obie Award, Nocturama, Body Awareness, and an adaptation of Anton Chekhov’s Uncle Vanya. And in more than a dozen countries. Recent honors include a guggenheim Fellowship, the Steinberg Playwright Award and a New York Drama Critics Circle Award.
She is a resident playwright at Signature Theatre. Used book in Good Condition. Baker’s peerless aptitude for exploring how people grope their way toward a sense of equanimity, even as they learn to accept disappointment, is among the things that make her such a gifted writer This lovingly observed play will sink deep into your consciousness.
The Flick TCG Edition #ad - Charles isherwood, new york TimesThis hypnotic, heartbreaking micro-epic about movies and moving on is irreducibly theatrical. David cote, timeout new yorkin a rundown movie theater in central Massachusetts, three underpaid employees sweep up popcorn in the empty aisles and tend to one of the last thirty-five-millimeter projectors in the state.
Used book in Good Condition. With keen insight and a ceaseless attention to detail, The Flick pays tribute to the power of movies and paints a heartbreaking portrait of three characters and their working lives.
4000 Miles and After the Revolution: Two PlaysTheatre Communications Group #ad - After the revolution is a smart, funny and provocative play. After the revolution, an astute and ironic drama about how society appropriates history for its own psychological needs, was heralded by The New York Times as one of the Ten Best New Plays of 2010 . Her plays have been produced or developed at the yale school of drama, Lincoln Center, Arena Stage, Actors Theatre of Louisville, New York Stage and Film, Ensemble Studio Theater, Provincetown Playhouse, and ACT in San Francisco.
. Used book in Good Condition. Her newest play, belleville, premiered at Yale Rep in fall 2011. But it's hardly a downer: Ms. Theatre Communications Group. Herzog's altogether wonderful drama also illuminates how companionship can make life meaningful, moment by moment, in death's discomforting shadow. The new york timesknown for delicately detailed character studies that subtly balance humor and insight, Amy Herzog is swiftly emerging as a striking new voice in the American theater.
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