TITLE

THE LAST AMERICAN PLAY (Book)

AUTHOR(S)
Mano, D. Keith
PUB. DATE
October 1981
SOURCE
National Review;10/2/1981, Vol. 33 Issue 19, p1154
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information on the O'Neill Theater Center (OTC) in Waterford, Connecticut. At the OTC, the actors are expected to perform in incomplete plays while acting with complete professionalism. The plays, somewhat bordering on impromptu, test the abilities of the actors in front of a full audience. The OTC is also the breeding ground of playwrights, who are responsible for the plays. The OTC has held over 230 plays over 17 summers, featuring plays such as Bent, House of Blue Leaves and Prayer for My Daughter.
ACCESSION #
6073156

 

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