Lakeboat

by  David Mamet

Full Length Play, Comedy  /  8m

"Richly overheard talk and loopy, funny construction." - Village Voice

"The show has much of Mamet's poetry of the inarticulate, the ritual, tribal double talk that makes sense underneath the ludicrous patters of our lives." - Chic…

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This fascinating series of vignettes, staged to acclaim by the Milwaukee Repertory Theatre and later Off-Broadway, is set aboard a Great Lakes steamer. Eight crew members aboard the merchant ship exchange their wild fantasies about sex, gambling, and violence.
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"Richly overheard talk and loopy, funny construction." - Village Voice

"The show has much of Mamet's poetry of the inarticulate, the ritual, tribal double talk that makes sense underneath the ludicrous patters of our lives." - Chicago Tribune

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David Mamet

David Mamet is the author of the plays: Race, Keep Your Pantheon, School, November, Romance, Boston Marriage, Faustus, Oleanna, Glengarry Glen Ross (1984 Pulitzer Prize and New York Drama Critics Circle Award), American Buffalo, The Old Neighborhood, A Life in the Theatre, Speed-the-Plow, Edmond, Lakeboat, The Water En ...

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