Shoemaker's Prodigious Wife

by  Richard O'Connell, James Graham Lujan, Federico García Lorca

Full Length Play  /  7m, 9f

Tells of a young beauty married to an old man, a theme that often concerned Lorca. The resolution for the earnest shoemaker, who leaves home and comes back disguished as a puppeteer, is lighthearted, but there is underlying pathos. In Five Plays by Lorca: Comedies and Tragedies…

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Tells of a young beauty married to an old man, a theme that often concerned Lorca. The resolution for the earnest shoemaker, who leaves home and comes back disguished as a puppeteer, is lighthearted, but there is underlying pathos. In Five Plays by Lorca: Comedies and Tragedies
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Richard O'Connell

Richard O'Connell

James Graham  Lujan

James Graham Lujan

Federico García Lorca

Federico García Lorca (1898 - 1936) is widely considered to be Spain's most important playwright and poet. He and his close friend Salvador Dalí took the literary and artistic worlds by storm in the 1920's, introducing daring explorations of desire, sexuality and surrealism. Mr. Lorca's two poetry c ...

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