Diary of Lights: New York About 1955

Diary of Lights: New York About 1955

by: Adrienne Kennedy

by: Adrienne Kennedy

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Diary of Lights: New York About 1955

Diary of Lights: New York About 1955

by: Adrienne Kennedy

by: Adrienne Kennedy

Overview

Adrienne Kennedy has been a force in the American theatre since the early 1960s, influencing several generations of playwrights with her hauntingly fragmentary lyrical dramas. Diary of Lights: New York About 1955 is a series of scenes which depict a group of friends during one evening in New York City, in the mid-50s. Part dramatic literature, part dance, and part musical theatre, Diary of Lights is a window into a part of American culture, expressed through the unique voice of one of America's most formidable dramatists.

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Keywords

Friendship, Memory

Cautions

  • Caution Mild Adult Mild Adult Themes

Details

  • Genre: Period, Experimental
  • Time Period: 1950s
  • Cast Attributes: Ensemble cast, Non-Traditional casting, Flexible casting
  • Target Audience: Adult, Teen (Age 14 - 18)

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Adrienne Kennedy

Adrienne Kennedy continues to influence the world through her art. She was the recipient of the 2003 Lifetime Achievement Award from the Anisfield-Wolf Book Awards, an Obie Award for Lifetime Achievement Award, the Lila Wallace—Reader's Digest Writers' Award and the American Academy of Arts and Letters in Literature Aw ...

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