Porch

by  Jeffrey Sweet

Short Play, Drama  /  2m, 1f

Winner! 1978 Best Drama Award Society of Midland Authors

"A family play about open warfare and buried love between a father and daughter written with subtlety and increasingly compelling emotion." - New York Times

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    Winner! 1978 Best Drama Award Society of Midland Authors

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A woman, her father and an old boyfriend confront each other on a Midwestern front porch.

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  • Winner! 1978 Best Drama Award Society of Midland Authors

Reviews

"A family play about open warfare and buried love between a father and daughter written with subtlety and increasingly compelling emotion." - New York Times

"It's lovely to watch this finely wrought, gracefully executed play draw an audience completely into its world." - Chicago Tribune

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Jeffrey Sweet

Jeffrey Sweet. Though produced on stages around the world, Jeffrey Sweet is most closely associated with Chicago theater. He has premiered plays at the Victory Gardens Theatre since the late seventies and is a member of its Playwrights Ensemble. Among his plays are

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