A Prayer for My Daughter

by  Thomas Babe

Full Length Play, Drama  /  4m

'A very tough piece of goods-dynamite, hard-edged and brilliant.'--New York Post.

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A Prayer for My Daughter

by  Thomas Babe

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"A very tough piece of goods--dynamite, hard-edged and brilliant."--"New York Post"

New York is hell. Daughters are murder. Vietnam was a war that America shouldn't have started. Today history replays in the Middle East. Same talk, same struggle, and morality's still the victim.

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"Compelling, gritty reality." - The New York Times

"Dynamite stuff, hard edged, mean and brilliant." - WABC-TV


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Thomas Babe

Thomas Babe (March 13, 1941 – December 6, 2000) was an American playwright, writing mainly during the mid 70s and 80s. He was the son of Thomas James and Ruth Babe. He died of lung cancer on December 6, 2000, in a hospice in Stamford, Connecticut at the age of 59. Babe's work brought together many elem ...

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Originally premiered at Joseph Papp's Public Theatre, later a hit in revival during London's 2007-08 season.

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