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The O'Neill: The Transformation of Modern American Theater #2020

The O Neill The Transformation of Modern American Theater A lavishly illustrated celebration of the fifty year history of the most influential theatrical organization in America the O Neill Theater Center At the O Neill we were all engaged with full hearte

  • Title: The O'Neill: The Transformation of Modern American Theater
  • Author: Jeffrey Sweet
  • ISBN: 9780300195576
  • Page: 346
  • Format: Hardcover
  • The O'Neill: The Transformation of Modern American Theater By Jeffrey Sweet, A lavishly illustrated celebration of the fifty year history of the most influential theatrical organization in America, the O Neill Theater Center At the O Neill, we were all engaged with full hearted passion in sometimes the silliest of exercises, and all in service of finding that wiggly, elusive creature, a new play Meryl Streep I would not be who or where I am todA lavishly illustrated celebration of the fifty year history of the most influential theatrical organization in America, the O Neill Theater Center At the O Neill, we were all engaged with full hearted passion in sometimes the silliest of exercises, and all in service of finding that wiggly, elusive creature, a new play Meryl Streep I would not be who or where I am today without the O Neill Michael Douglas As the old ways of the commercial theater were dying and American playwriting was in crisis, the Eugene O Neill Theater Center arose as a midwife to new plays and musicals, introducing some of the most exciting talents of our time including August Wilson, Wendy Wasserstein, and Christopher Durang and developing works that went on to win Pulitzer Prizes and Tony Awards Along the way, it collaborated with then unknown performers like Meryl Streep, Michael Douglas, Courtney Vance, and Angela Bassett and inspired Robert Redford in his creation of the Sundance Institute This is the story of a theatrical laboratory, a place that transformed American theater, film, and television.

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    1. This review originally published in Looking For a Good Book Rated 4.75 out of 5.0Having spent a good portion of my life working professionally in theatre, I was certainly familiar with the O Neill Center, if only by name But having spent most of that career in the Midwest and West Coast, I d never gotten closer than reading about the place in magazines and web sites Jeffrey Sweet manages to open the doors and make this institution a warm and inviting place I feel as though I ve known everyone th [...]

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