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Author Albee, Edward, 1928-2016.

Title Who's afraid of Virginia Woolf? : a play / by Edward Albee.

Publication Info. New York : New American Library, [2006]
©2005
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 95th Street Adult Nonfiction  812.54 ALB    AVAILABLE
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Description 9 unnumbered pages, 257 pages, 2 unnumbered pages ; 21 cm
Note "Revised by the author for the 2005 Broadway revival"--Cover.
"First New American Library printing, August 2006"--T.p. verso.
Summary ""Twelve times a week," answered Uta Hagen, when asked how often she'd like to play Martha in Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? Like her, neither audiences nor critics could get enough of Edward Albee's masterful play. A dark comedy, it portrays husband and wife George and Martha in a searing night of dangerous fun and games. By the evening's end, a stunning, almost unbearable revelation provides a climax that has shocked audiences for years. With the play's razor-sharp dialogue and the stripping away of social pretense, Newsweek rightly foresaw Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? as "a brilliantly original work of art-an excoriating theatrical experience, surging with shocks of recognition and dramatic fire [that] will be igniting Broadway for some time to come."" -- from publisher's website.
Contents Act one: Fun and games -- Act two: Walpurgisnacht -- Act three: The exorcism.
Subject Married people -- Drama.
College teachers -- Drama.
New England -- Drama.
Genre Domestic drama.
Drama.
ISBN 9780451218599
0451218590 (pbk.)
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