Eleanora Duse Dies in Pittsburgh & Other Plays

by  Don Nigro

Collection / Anthology, Dark Comedy

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Eleanora Duse Dies in Pittsburgh & Other Plays

by  Don Nigro

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Eleanora Duse Dies in Pittsburgh & Other Plays

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    More than 120 minutes (2 hours)
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  • Audience

    Target Audience

    • Adult

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This collection contains the surreal events surrounding the death of a legendary Italian actress in Pittsburgh, an adult retelling of the Hansel and Gretel story, a tale of passion involving two magician's assistants, the visitation of the demon Asmodeus to kill the groom on a frustrated girl's wedding night, and an eerie and poetic investigation of a tragic love triangle in the fog.

Eleanora Duse Dies in Pittsburgh
Lust and Shame in the Gingerbread House
The Mystical Egyptian Cabinet

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Performing Groups

  • College Theatre / Student
  • Community Theatre
  • Professional Theatre
  • Shoestring Budget
  • Blackbox / Second Stage /Fringe Groups


  • Caution Mild Adult Mild Adult Themes

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Don Nigro

Don Nigro is among the most frequently published and widely produced playwrights in the world and has continued to build a deeply interrelated and diverse body of dramatic literature, employing a wide variety of dramatic conventions and styles of presentation. He has written monologues and epics, spare realistic dramas ...

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