The Problem

by  A.R. Gurney

Short Play  /  1m, 1f

A husband and wife are caught in a complicated and perverse spiral of sexual fantasies that enable them to keep their marriage alive.

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The Problem

by  A.R. Gurney

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    1m, 1f

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A husband and wife are caught in a complicated and perverse spiral of sexual fantasies that enable them to keep their marriage alive.

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"A shrewd, sardonic bit of camp." - The New York Times


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  • College Theatre / Student
  • Blackbox / Second Stage /Fringe Groups

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  • Minimum Fee: $45 per performance

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Casting

1m, 1f
THE HUSBAND, in his thirties
THE WIFE, also in her thirties
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A.R. Gurney

A.R. (“Pete”) Gurney was born in 1930 in Buffalo, New York. He graduated from Williams College in 1952, served as an officer in the Navy, and afterwards attended the Yale School of Drama. For many years, he taught literature at M.I.T., but moved to New York in 1982 to devote more time to writing for the theatre. He has ...

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